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Houghton Hall Garden Centre

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Quick stop on the way home from Blackpool

This is an excellent garden centre with good transport links near the M6 and Carlisle. There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul G
Choppington, United Kingdom
Well worth a visit

We went here this morning for a drive out. We went round the whole of it and had drinks in the Eden... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
Verna E
Lockerbie, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“food hall”(13 reviews)
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Houghton, Carlisle CA6 4JB, England
+44 1228 400610
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent garden centre with good transport links near the M6 and Carlisle. There is a separate cafe for a cuppa and restaurant, and clean loos also on the ground floor where the toy/craft section is. There is a Miniature World attraction for...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be the best garden centre we've ever visited. There's absolutely everything for the garden here and more. Great way to spend a rainy afternoon. Plants on sale have s guarantee. There's hot tubs , water features, huge stock of all types of...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice day, lunch afternoon tea and lots to look at. And it was great because it was raining and we didn’t have to worry about the rain because there where so many covered areas.

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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

First visit for a few years. Plenty of parking spaces. Most impressed at how the centre has extended & improved. Restaurant was lovely. Although we came early for lunch and there are plenty of tables, it was already filling up quickly. They have good system...More

Thank Margaret G
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Started by eating in the restaurant, vegetarian options excellent and highly recommended, very clean but a shame it's not dog friendly around the garden centre

Thank Richard E
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We buy all our fruit and veg from Julian’s Veg and meat from the butcher counter (great customer service & friendly staff) who make an effort to get to know their customers. The butcher counter is always stuffed with delicious looking meats and a staff...More

Thank OlavDacre2017
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We went here this morning for a drive out. We went round the whole of it and had drinks in the Eden Cafe. Everywhere was lovely and clean, you asked a question and nothing was too much trouble. The Craft Shop was well stocked as...More

1  Thank Verna E
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Stopped here twice on our way up to Scotland and on the way back. The hot chocolate was great and the the cakes delicious. Comfy restaurant seating and everywhere was nice and clean. Only criticism is that it was a little pricey, but the quality...More

Thank 7LJC22
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Stopped here for a break instead of the motorway services. Only 1 mile from M6. Well sign posted. Cafe seem very clean and new. Latte and scone excellent. Rest of the family had soup which looked very tasty. Plenty of car parking spaces. No stress....More

1  Thank 1stclassdiver758
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This venue is a very large garden centre, situated just off the M6, close to Carlisle. Come off at junction 44 and take the A 689. Has a very large car park, so if like me you use a motor home its nice and easy....More

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Barry T
May 6, 2018|
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Response from Totalpost | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't answer that one but if you call them on 01228 400610 I'm sure they will assist.
Maggie P
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Pauline M | Reviewed this property |
You'd be better off asking on their site. Only visited for short times and not tried their butcher's meat.
Cheryl C
October 15, 2017|
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Response from tynrondoon | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't have kids.