Tel.: +44 (0)1202 873931

Knoll Gardens

November 2023

Garden and Nursery are currently open Wednesday to Saturday 10am – 4pm.

Due to current volumes mail orders are being despatched within 7 working days.

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Opening Times


Garden and Nursery are currently open Wednesday to Saturday 10am – 4pm

Closed Sundays, Mondays (incl Bank Holidays), and Tuesdays

Last admission to garden 30 minutes before closing time

Please be aware that in periods of adverse weather such as high winds, severe frost, or extreme rain the garden may open later or remain closed for safety reasons. Please contact us via email or phone for an update before travelling.


Admission to Gardens (free access to Nursery)

Adult £7.95
Concessions £6.95
Child (age 5 – 15) £5.95
Disabled Person + carer £6.95 (carer f.o.c.)
Group Rate (pre booked with minimum of 12 people paying en bloc) £6.00 per person

*Admission charges apply to Gardens only. Entry to the Nursery is free.

*RHS Free Access applies throughout the opening period (subject to conditions as stated in current RHS Members Handbook).

*Picnics in car park only.   *Guide/Hearing Dogs only.

*Most of the garden is wheelchair accessible when accompanied by able bodied helper.

*Pre booked coach parties welcome – see booking form info below.


Self service refreshments

Free parking


We only offer self service refreshment facilities. Cafe / Restaurant facilities are available at several nearby garden centres or local pubs including; Old Thatch Inn BH21 7NW, and Haskins Garden Centre BH22 9DG.

Buying from the plant centre

You are very welcome to buy plants from our onsite plant centre at the nursery during opening hours. However please be aware that although a plant may be showing as in stock on our website it does not necessarily mean that it will be available in the plant centre at the time of your visit. If you are travelling any distance for a specifc plant it is always advisable to check with the nursery in advance to avoid a wasted journey.

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Group Tours and Booking Form

We welcome groups and offer a choice
of garden tours.
Please click group booking form to download the current group rates and booking form.

Our Address

Knoll Gardens
Stapehill Road,
BH21 7ND

Telephone: +44 (0)1202 873931


Where to stay

There are several local hotels including the DudsburyPremier Inn, and Travelodge

The Visit Dorset website has more options, or you can call the East Dorset Information Centre on 01202 886116