Private Dining & Room Hire

Perfect for any occasion…

Whether you are planning a family brunch, celebratory lunch with friends, an afternoon tea hen party or a business meeting or training event, we have the perfect space, and can create a bespoke package designed just for you. Whatever your event, we have a range of spaces available and can offer several catering options, including breakfast, coffee and cake, a light lunch, hot and cold buffet, afternoon tea or a three-course bespoke menu – the choice is yours. Rooms can be decorated to suit your occasion, including flowers and balloons to co-ordinate with your colour scheme…. you can order a personalised cake and celebrate in style.

The Vellum Room

This small, private dining room, set in the heart of The Garden Restaurant, is tastefully decorated to suit any small gathering of up to twenty family, friends or colleagues. Perfect for private Afternoon Tea celebrations, family or business lunches, and smaller meetings.

The Thornton Suite

A beautiful, light and airy, private dining room that can accommodate up to seventy guests to enjoy either a family reunion, children’s party, baby shower or large meetings and training events. The Thornton Suite has access to the veranda which overlooks our lakes, alpaca grazing and Gates Farm pastures.

The Courtyard Coffee Shop

Located within the grounds of the garden centre, within the original Victorian walled courtyard, The Courtyard Coffee Shop is the perfect venue for a celebration of up to 120 guests. Enjoy cosy wood burners in the winter, with comfortable seating that is ideal for larger celebrations, lunch parties, business functions or charity events.

How to make a booking?

Please speak to our Hospitality and Events Team by email or call on 01664 452837 to make an enquiry and for menu options.

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