Merriments Gardens

Hawkhurst Road, Hurst Green, East Sussex, TN19 7RA

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Merriments Gardens


Merriments’ stunning 4-acre RHS Partner Garden is one of the South East's hidden gems. The garden has deep meandering borders, a rich tapestry of colour, texture and scent. 

The garden's imaginative planting designs are inspiration for your own patch. A long season of colour with many unusual plants, most on sale in the on-site nursery. 


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    Recent Reviews:

    • Onceawaitress
      Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
      Lovely garden, manageable size but crammed with lovely plants.
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 17th June 2022
      Lovely garden, manageable size but crammed with lovely plants. The garden is privately owned and is a constant work in progress so not all perfectly manicured and weed free but that adds to the... Read full review
    • 868traceyr
      Polegate, United Kingdom
      Disappointed from Polegate
      1 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 22nd June 2022
      Very disappointing. We certainly won't be returning. Ok if you like grasses, weeds and looking at muddy water. There were more flowers in the nursery than in the garden. Our visit to the restaurant... Read full review
    • Tony H
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      Not what it used to be.
      2 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 22nd June 2022
      We have been going to Merriments regularly over the past couple of decades and it has always been a favourite, a splendid place to wander round and enjoy great planting. However, at the moment it is... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A21. On the A229, 200 yards off the A21 at Hurst Green. Signposted.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest station is Etchingham.



    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
    • Ramp/Level Access
    • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


    • On-Site cafe/restaurant - Celiac/Vegetarian/Dairy Free friendly. Please call ahead if you have a severe allergy and we will do our utmost to accommodate.

    Establishment Features

    • Dogs Accepted
    • Toilets

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
    • Parking (free)

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • Maestro Accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Max group size - 100
    • Min group size - 15
    • TIC Staff Admitted Free
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Preferences

    • Indoor Attraction
    • Outdoor Attraction
    • Village Location

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Guided Tours Available for Groups - Guided Tours Available for Groups - Garden Group Rates for over 15 people: £7 per person. Pre-booked guided tours, please enquire.

    Opening Times

    2022 - Garden opens (20 Mar 2022 - 25 Oct 2022)
    Monday - Saturday10:00 - 17:30*
    Sunday10:30 - 17:30*

    * Closed between Christmas and New Year and Easter Sunday only.

    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


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