Norfolk's pleasure garden. Six beautiful acres with four ponds, waterways, trout stream, 14 bridges, mature trees and shrubs, colourful borders, an 8 acre nature trail and kingfisher hide. Delicious homemade cakes, plant sales and lots of seats. A unique attraction for all garden lovers, naturalists, artists and photographers or those who simply want a restful break.
OPENING TIMES: Garden open all year, daily 1000-1730 (or dusk). Tearoom open 2 April to 30 May, weekends and Bank Holidays. Daily from the 31 May (except Mondays). Garden and tearoom closed 29 May, 24 to 26 June.
SUGGESTED LENGTH OF VISIT: 2 to 3 hours.
GROUP TRAVEL FACILITIES:
Free preliminary visit for group organiser, coach parking on site, coach drop off/pick up point, coach driver concessions and facilities, guided group tours, evening visits by arrangement, toilets, picnic area, cafe/restaurant, wheelchair access.
Admission per person for groups (15+ people) - Adults £4.75, Children (6 to 16 years) £2.00, Concessions £4.25. Normal admission prices - Adults £5.50, Seniors £5, Children £2.00.
TF 760020 52.58779 0.59738
Take either A1065 or A47 to Swaffham, from Swaffham take Cley Road. Drive through Cockley Cley. Continue 1.5 miles to 1st left turn to Gooderstone and signposted water garden.
By Public transport:
Timetables and information can be accessed via the public transport information partnership Traveline. Traveline allows you to plan journeys from and to a postcode, postal address, town or village, named station or stop, or point of interest.
Call 0871 200 2233 to speak to an operator and plan your journey, or log onto www.traveline.info/
choose your location then simply type in where you are travelling from and to for a detailed trip summary.
- Coach parties accepted
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- On-site light refreshments
- Picnic site
- Public toilets
- Wheelchairs available
- Accepts groups