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A Delightful Place

Yes the place is not huge but big enough to spend a morning having a coffee on the lovely terrace... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Greecophile
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Yorkshire, England
Roses, roses, all the way

Hopton Hall is just over half an hour's drive from Derby. The rose garden is only open for a few... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2018
ritambailey49
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Derby, United Kingdom
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Hopton Hall Hopton, Derby DE4 4DF, England
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

Yes the place is not huge but big enough to spend a morning having a coffee on the lovely terrace, wandering around the delightful rose gardens and the lakeside grounds. Well maintained and very peaceful. Kids who like gardens and those who want to learn...More

1  Thank Greecophile
Reviewed July 4, 2018

Hopton Hall is just over half an hour's drive from Derby. The rose garden is only open for a few weeks in summer, so you have to check opening times. It is not a huge garden, but it is attractive and peaceful and the flowers...More

1  Thank ritambailey49
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to make a review.

Reviewed March 6, 2018

Just enjoyed my second visit to Hopton Hall Gardens. Despite the cold but sunny weather, the visit to see the snowdrops was amazing. I would recommend this visit to one and all in the snowdrop season. This is a quiet, peaceful place with beautiful grounds....More

1  Thank Josie F
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Such a kind review, thank you very much.

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

The youngsters were bored and I don't blame them, adults went round the prescribed course twice and barely noticed we had been for a walk. It's a nice enough garden, but how many snowdrops do you need to see? We resisted the strategically placed temptation...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Very cold day with promise of snow but took advantage of some sunshine to visit Hopton Hall this afternoon to see the snowdrops. Have visited previously and always find it enjoyable to complete walk around the grounds. Didn't stop at the cafe today but perfect...More

1  Thank _barbara_grayson
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to make a review, you made it just in time before the Snow. Please come and visit us in the Summer

Reviewed February 20, 2018

This is a lovely garden. The drifts of snowdrops are a delight. The work being done to control the laurel is opening up the woodland area, with plenty of new growth on the laurels. The firm footpaths make it easy for most people to walk...More

1  Thank Jane L
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we look forward to welcoming you to the Summer Gardens.

Reviewed February 20, 2018

Our first to Hopton Hall. The snowdrop walk was lovely. Some great displays, and gardens well maintained. Enjoyed our scones in the tea room.

1  Thank John G
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed your first Snowdrop experience, please come back and visit us in the summer.

Reviewed February 14, 2018

The second time I have visited the snowdrops in February, Gorgeous to walk around in the sunshine. Its a good walk around 45 minutes and it felt good in the sun. Lots of snowdrops out and aconites too. a bit hard walking on the new...More

Thank citychick-11
Reviewed February 11, 2018

We have visited this attraction on several occasions, but since adopting our dog will not be visiting again due to the no dogs policy. Surely dogs on leads should be allowed for this walk! Sorry we do not support non dog friendly placesMore

Thank Mammaandgramps
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2018

Sorry you were disappointed that we don’t allow dogs around the snowdrop walk. We really are a dog friendly bunch, it’s just that with several thousand visitors a year it really wouldn’t be that good for the grounds to admit dogs. Obviously guide dogs are...More

Reviewed February 7, 2018

A crisp Sunny February day allowed us to have a stunning walk round these attractive grounds. The walk was about 45 minutes long and there were plenty of photo opportunities and obviously there would be other things to appreciate at a different season.

Thank r0yjane
Emma T, Manager at Hopton Hall Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2018

Thank you for your review, please come back in the summer to see the roses.

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Abi789
May 11, 2017|
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Response from Emma T | Property representative |
I am sorry only guide dogs are allowed in the gardens. The gardens are closed at the moment and reopen on 20th June, we will be open every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until August 25th.
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hoodoo38
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Emma T | Property representative |
Hi I am afraid we are now closed until 20th June when we open for the summer gardens please have a look at our website. The cost this year is £4 per person entry, we do not charge for parking.
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Helen S
March 2, 2017|
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Response from Emma T | Property representative |
Sorry close on the 5th March
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