Whitlenge Gardens and Tearoom
The Nursery, Tearooms and Gardens are open all year round Monday to Saturday 9am till 5pm and Sundays 10am till 4pm, Last entry to the gardens 4pm (Closed 23rd Dec 19 – 6th Jan 20)
There is a separate admission charge of £4.50 for the garden and accompanied children under 2 are free (children 2 years and over £2.00).
Children's Activities & Play Area
A wonderful 3 acre garden suitable for all ages to explore and enjoy a family day out.
‘Dressing up’ options at the beginning of the garden suitable for all ages. Choose from Fairy wings, headdresses, butterfly masks, Gnome hats, Gnome Jackets and more to create your own character.
There is a Fairy trail to follow through the garden searching for fairies and fairy doors. Within the gardens you can ‘meet’ The Green Man, the Rusted Knight of Olde, see Excalibur in its Stone, then wander through the ‘Fairy Glen to find ‘Hobbiton’.
Enter the Cave with its swirling mist to find the witches cauldron, then run around the turf labyrinth and make a wish. Stroll through the mown tracks and pathways of the beautiful wild flower meadow then head over to the wildlife area which is open on special days throughout the year for pond dipping and educational days.
Seasonal Garden Hunts run throughout the year with different themes, e.g., Easter egg hunt, Wildlife, Summer theme, Halloween, Xmas.
Inside the Tearoom there is a dedicated children’s play area with a selection of toys and a blackboard for them to scribble away on, even drawing pictures of what they have seen in the garden.
The Tea Garden and adventure playground with the pet’s corner and living willow tunnel, slide, Castle and play house can be found near the Garden Entrance where the children can use up that last bit of energy before the drive home. Entry is included in the garden trail admission cost, or if you do not go around the garden you can still gain entry by purchasing a drink or food from our own Tearoom. Please note that only food purchased on the premises can be
NB. Children must be supervised by an adult at all times & no dogs allowed in the garden or play area.
Children’s party hire at £10.95 a head
Take a trip around our beautiful gardens to find the hidden treasure or create nature art with your party at Whitlenge, this includes a traditional party buffet of sandwiches, crisps, cakes and more. Followed by party games and use of the outdoor play area. There is a minimum of 10 and Maximum of 22 children.
Visit the website for more information. www.whitlenge.co.uk
Mon – Sat: 9am to 5pm
Sundays: 10am – 5pm
(hot food served till 4:00pm)
Last admission to garden is 4pm.
There is wheel chair access to most areas (not the Secret Garden) as well as disabled toilets. There are some areas of gravel, bark or grass.
Directions: Off the A442 Kidderminster to Droitwich Road
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