Top Gardens of north Wales

The summer is in full bloom and so are the gardens of north Wales. We have a fantastic variety of stately home and national trust iconic gardens to take a walk around in north Wales. Of course we also boast the coastal path and the whole of Snowdonia National Park, so your not short of walks to do if that’s your forte. Most gardens of north Wales in the listing are good for at least half day out with the family and will keep you occupied beyond if you really want to go deep on your exploration here!      

So make a point of scheduling in a trip to visit one of these wonderful gardens on your stay. This summer has ben exceptionally warm for north Wales standards, and so the land is looking quite unique, and with that the dramatic increase of nature in form of  butterflies, dragon fly’s and may many more insects has been off the charts here.. Anyhow get out in nature and enjoy the delights our lands have to offer and make the most of these summer sunshine while it lasts..

 

  1. Bodnant Garden

This is a wonderful garden that has five terraces in the upper garden with each featuring brick paths as well as lily ponds and formal lawns as well as herbaceous plants.

Location:Tal-y-cafn, Nr Colwyn Bay, Conwy, LL28 5RE, Wales

Contact: +44 01492 650460

Price Guide: adult from 12 pounds to 13.20, child 6 pounds

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Bodnant Gardens :  Image by topten

 

  1. Plas Newydd, Isle of Anglesey

A touch of Australian lushness, where the Australasian arboretum grows.

Location:  Llanfairpwllgwyngyll LL61 6DQ, UK

Contact:+44 1248 714795

Price Guide:

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Plas Newydd : Image by National Trust
  1. Plas Tan y Bwlch, Gwynedd

Spacious gardens that include a water garden as well as Japanese garden. A fern nursery as well as a wonderful azalea walk are other attractions.

Location:Plas Tan y Bwlch, Maentwrog, Blaenau Ffestiniog LL41 3YU, UK

Contact: +44 1766 772600

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Plas tan Y Bwlch 

 

  1. Halfre Gardens, The Great Orme, Llandudno

These gardens provide a wonderful view of the town and they have nice sloping walk.

Location: Llandudno, Conwy, Llandudno, Conwy, LL30 2XF, Wales

Contact: +44 01492 874151

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Halfre Gardens : Image by greatorme.co.uk
  1. Bodelwyddan Castle, Denbighshire

Spanning 260 acres, these gardens are part of a site that includes a maze and woodland areas that were designed in the early 20thcentury.

Location: Bodelwyddan Castle Hotel, Bodelwyddan, Denbighshire LL18 5YA, United Kingdom

Contact: +44 1745 585088

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Bodelwyddan Castle : Image by Quirkyaccom

 

  1. Erddig Grade I listed Ivy Collection

This is where you can find the National Ivy Collection but in addition there are also some very rare fruit trees in this very important British garden.

Location: Wrexham, Wrexham, LL12 0YT, Wales

Contact: 44 01978 355314

Price Guide: adult from 11.80 pounds children from 5.90 pounds

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Errdig Hall : Image by National Trust
  1. Plas yn Rhiw, Gwynedd

A great place to replenish the spirits. The garden boasts of some very serious flower power.

Location:Rhiw, Pwllheli LL53 8AB, Wales

Contact: +44 1758 780219

Price Guide: adult 5.20 pounds, children 2.60 pounds

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Plas Yn Rhiw : image by Nation Trust
  1. Bodrhyddan Hall, Debighshire

This is a hidden gem that spans 8 acres and includes formal Victorian parterre as well as an avenue and a Pleasance and Dingle.

Location:Dyserth Rd, Rhuddlan LL18 5SB, UK

Contact: +44 1745 590155

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Bodrhyddan Hall : image by onthemarket.com
  1. Portmeirion, Gwynedd

This garden dates back to about 150 years and is famous for its variety of trees and shrubs as well as hedges and abundance of flowers.

Location:Minffordd, Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd, LL48 6ER

Contact: 01766 770000, 01766 772450

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Portmerion : Image by Visit Wales 

 

 

  1. Plas Brondanw, Gwynedd

The gardens are the legacy of Clough Williams-Ellis, who has spent much of his life and almost all his money on these exciting gardens.

Location: Llanfrothen, Garreg, Penrhyndeudraeth LL48 6DB, UK

Contact: +44 1766 772772

 

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Plas Brondanw : Image by Great British Gardens

 

  1. Llyn Padarn & Padarn Country Park

Spanning 800 acres, these gardens are truly delightful. In particular, the spectacular oak woodland is truly magnificent.

Location:Quarry Hospital, Llanberis, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY

Contact: (01286) 870892

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LLyn Padarn and surrounding beauty

 

  1. Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens

After restoration, these gardens are truly very picturesque and include beautiful ancient woodlands.

Location: Cadnant Rd, Menai Bridge LL59 5NH, UK

Contact: +44 1248 717174

Price Guide:  adults 7.50 pounds, children 2 pounds (6-16 years) children under five free admission, family 18 pounds, disabled visitors 3.50 pounds

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Plas Cadnant Hidden Gardens : Image by Visit Anglesey
  1. Moel Fammau Country Park

An impressive landscape awaits those who come to these gardens that feature windblow

rowan trees and hawthorn bushes.

Location: Mold, Wales

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Moel Fammau- Image by Landscapephotography.co.uk

 

 

  1. Bellevue Park

This is an Edwardian style park located close to the town centre of Wrexham and boasts of mature trees, ornamental shrubs and attractive flowerbeds.

Location: 69 152, Wrexham LL13 7LY, UK

Contact: +44 1978 264150

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Bellevue Park : Image by Go North Wales

 

  1. Wepre Park

An ancient woodland that is rich in wildlife as well as history. Over 200 000 visitors come here each year.

Location: Wepre Park, Connah’s Quay, Deeside CH5 4HL, UK

Contact: +44 1244 814931

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Were Park : Image by Deeside.com

We hope the little blog gives you some great info on where to head to see our picturesque gardens in north Wales. There truly is so much on offer here to do on your stay. Don’t forget that Snowdonia has lots to offer also in the way of juts its landscape, you can take walks around its beautiful areas in the Ogwen Valley and Llanberis Pass, again so much to do and cover! go have some fun!

 

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