Best gardens in Norfolk

Check out the top gardens in Norfolk, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Sandringham Estate
1. Sandringham Estate
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37 local reviews
Sandringham Estate
+44 1485 545400
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Katy
Sandringham's gardens were opened to the public by King Edward VII in 1908, and the Museum by King George V in…
Celia
The Royal Family's private country house, all the main ground floor rooms used by them are open to the public…
Derrie
Sandringham is the much-loved country retreat of Her Majesty The Queen, and has been the private home of four…
1. Sandringham Estate
1. Sandringham Estate
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37 local reviews
Sandringham Estate
+44 1485 545400
Katy
Katy
Sandringham's gardens were opened to the public by King Edward VII in 1908, and the Museum by King George V in 1930; Sandringham House was…
Celia
Celia
The Royal Family's private country house, all the main ground floor rooms used by them are open to the public. The Ballroom displays a…
Derrie
Derrie
Sandringham is the much-loved country retreat of Her Majesty The Queen, and has been the private home of four generations of British…
2. Pensthorpe Natural Park
2. Pensthorpe Natural Park
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45 local reviews
Pensthorpe Natural Park
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+44 1328 851465
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Fiona
Home to BBC's Springwatch, Pensthorpe is an award-winning mix of meandering nature trails and beguiling…
Dagmar
Just 20 minutes drive from Holt, this multiple WINNER of Norfolk's Best Large Attraction is a great day out…
Matt
There is so much to see and do at Pensthorpe Waterfowl Park that you can easily spend all day here. You'll…
2. Pensthorpe Natural Park
2. Pensthorpe Natural Park
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45 local reviews
Pensthorpe Natural Park
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+44 1328 851465
Fiona
Fiona
Home to BBC's Springwatch, Pensthorpe is an award-winning mix of meandering nature trails and beguiling woodland walks, and a showcase for…
Dagmar
Dagmar
Just 20 minutes drive from Holt, this multiple WINNER of Norfolk's Best Large Attraction is a great day out for the whole family! Explore…
Matt
Matt
There is so much to see and do at Pensthorpe Waterfowl Park that you can easily spend all day here. You'll find most of the places of…
3. Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
3. Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
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28 local reviews
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, Felbrigg
+44 1263 837444
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Richard
Historic hall with lots to see and do. Park land with great walks through woodlands or open fields down to the…
Aly & Scott
Felbrigg Hall is less than a 10 minute drive from our house. This is a lovely estate with lots of history and…
Matt
One of the finest country houses in Norfolk. A grand tour collection, period furniture and fine library…
3. Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
3. Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate
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28 local reviews
Felbrigg Hall, Gardens and Estate, Felbrigg
+44 1263 837444
Richard
Richard
Historic hall with lots to see and do. Park land with great walks through woodlands or open fields down to the lake. Your choice is wide for…
Aly & Scott
Aly & Scott
Felbrigg Hall is less than a 10 minute drive from our house. This is a lovely estate with lots of history and lovely gardens and grounds to…
Matt
Matt
One of the finest country houses in Norfolk. A grand tour collection, period furniture and fine library. Walled garden, working dovecote,…
4. Blickling Park
4. Blickling Park
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36 local reviews
Blickling Park
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
01263 738030
Establishment
Matt
The Blickling Estate has been at the heart of this North Norfolk community since the sixteenth century and is…
Jemma
National Trust owned - you can visit the hall or just wander around the beautiful gardens. Really good cafe -…
Martin
A couple of miles from Aylsham and is a magnificent Jacobean house, garden and park, famed for its long…
4. Blickling Park
4. Blickling Park
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36 local reviews
Blickling Park
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
01263 738030
Matt
Matt
The Blickling Estate has been at the heart of this North Norfolk community since the sixteenth century and is famous as being built on the…
Jemma
Jemma
National Trust owned - you can visit the hall or just wander around the beautiful gardens. Really good cafe - often have events during…
Martin
Martin
A couple of miles from Aylsham and is a magnificent Jacobean house, garden and park, famed for its long gallery, fine tapestries, paintings…
5. Houghton Hall
5. Houghton Hall
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20 local reviews
Houghton Hall, King's Lynn
01485 528569
Establishment
Celia
With its domed corner towers, this is one of the finest Palladian-style houses in England, built and furnished…
Jo And Ed
Right on the doorstep and utterly beautiful, something for everyone with the walled garden, fab cafe, stunning…
Patricia
Wonderful stately home and gardens, regular art exhibitions where contemporary art is set in the stunning…
5. Houghton Hall
5. Houghton Hall
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20 local reviews
Houghton Hall, King's Lynn
01485 528569
Celia
Celia
With its domed corner towers, this is one of the finest Palladian-style houses in England, built and furnished between 1722 and 1735 for…
Jo And Ed
Jo And Ed
Right on the doorstep and utterly beautiful, something for everyone with the walled garden, fab cafe, stunning scenery, adventure playground…
Patricia
Patricia
Wonderful stately home and gardens, regular art exhibitions where contemporary art is set in the stunning grounds and in the hall itself,…
6. East Ruston Old Vicarage
6. East Ruston Old Vicarage
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12 local reviews
East Ruston Old Vicarage
01692 650432
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Terri
If you are interested in gardening and plants in general this is the best place in Norfolk to spend a day!…
Jo & Steve
Wonderful gardens, a sense of discovery with different garden "rooms". Open Wednesday - Sundays 1pm - 5.30 pm…
Sue
The most amazing gardens! Internationally famous - so very varied with its own microclimate. Small plant…
6. East Ruston Old Vicarage
6. East Ruston Old Vicarage
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12 local reviews
East Ruston Old Vicarage
01692 650432
Terri
Terri
If you are interested in gardening and plants in general this is the best place in Norfolk to spend a day! Wonderful gardens built up over…
Jo & Steve
Jo & Steve
Wonderful gardens, a sense of discovery with different garden "rooms". Open Wednesday - Sundays 1pm - 5.30 pm. Adults £8 Children £1. Lovely…
Sue
Sue
The most amazing gardens! Internationally famous - so very varied with its own microclimate. Small plant sales area too and wonderful tea…
7. Holkham Hall
7. Holkham Hall
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60 local reviews
Holkham Rd
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+44 1328 710227
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Fiona
Holkham is a magnificent 18th century hall with six acres of walled garden, part of an exciting restoration…
Eleanor
Fabulous stately hall. Interesting exhibits on the local farming community and how a big house was run. The…
Andy
Beautiful House and Gardens, Holkham Beach is stunning, great car parking and a fantastic pub - The Victoria…
7. Holkham Hall
7. Holkham Hall
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60 local reviews
Holkham Rd
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+44 1328 710227
Fiona
Fiona
Holkham is a magnificent 18th century hall with six acres of walled garden, part of an exciting restoration project. The Field to Fork…
Eleanor
Eleanor
Fabulous stately hall. Interesting exhibits on the local farming community and how a big house was run. The walled garden is the best bit…
Andy
Andy
Beautiful House and Gardens, Holkham Beach is stunning, great car parking and a fantastic pub - The Victoria Inn at the top of the car park…
8. The Dun Cow
8. The Dun Cow
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12 local reviews
Purdy Street, Holt
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
01263 740467
BarEstablishment
Catherine
Although you can't book we have never waited long for a table. The pub offers a great menu and local ales. In…
Richard
Great pub and restaurant on the coast road about five miles from Blakeney towards Cromer. On a sunny day great…
Amy
Another good pub with local brews and pub food. Dogs welcome. Sunny tables at the front to look out over the…
8. The Dun Cow
8. The Dun Cow
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12 local reviews
Purdy Street, Holt
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
01263 740467
Catherine
Catherine
Although you can't book we have never waited long for a table. The pub offers a great menu and local ales. In the summer there is a large…
Richard
Richard
Great pub and restaurant on the coast road about five miles from Blakeney towards Cromer. On a sunny day great views from garden over salt…
Amy
Amy
Another good pub with local brews and pub food. Dogs welcome. Sunny tables at the front to look out over the marsh, or a beer garden at the…
9. BLICKLING ESTATE
9. BLICKLING ESTATE
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11 local reviews
Blickling Rd
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Celia
Nobody ever forgets their first sight of the Blickling Estate, run by the National Trust. The breath-taking…
Deborah
Mentioned in the Domesday Book, Blickling Estate was the birthplace of Anne Boleyn, and during the Second…
Tatyana
Grand House - Wonderful. Breath-taking Jacobean mansion and ancient yew hedges sit at the heart of a…
9. BLICKLING ESTATE
9. BLICKLING ESTATE
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11 local reviews
Blickling Rd
Celia
Celia
Nobody ever forgets their first sight of the Blickling Estate, run by the National Trust. The breath-taking red-brick mansion and ancient…
Deborah
Deborah
Mentioned in the Domesday Book, Blickling Estate was the birthplace of Anne Boleyn, and during the Second World War RAF air crew were…
Tatyana
Tatyana
Grand House - Wonderful. Breath-taking Jacobean mansion and ancient yew hedges sit at the heart of a magnificent garden and historic park…
10. Wiveton Bell Traditional Pub & Gardens Near Blakeney
10. Wiveton Bell Traditional Pub & Gardens Near Blakeney
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12 local reviews
Blakeney Rd
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 1263 740101
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Philippa
Award winning Pub/Restaurant, delicious food, locally sourced. Enjoy a candlelit supper, or leisurely lunch on…
Anne
Excellent food. On a summer's day it's lovely to bike here and and have lunch in the garden. Good beer and…
Amy
A lovely gastro pub that's got a cosy fire in the winter and sunny beer garden in the summer. Local beers on…
10. Wiveton Bell Traditional Pub & Gardens Near Blakeney
10. Wiveton Bell Traditional Pub & Gardens Near Blakeney
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12 local reviews
Blakeney Rd
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
+44 1263 740101
Philippa
Philippa
Award winning Pub/Restaurant, delicious food, locally sourced. Enjoy a candlelit supper, or leisurely lunch on the patio, with views of St…
Anne
Anne
Excellent food. On a summer's day it's lovely to bike here and and have lunch in the garden. Good beer and they also serve nice cordials.
Amy
Amy
A lovely gastro pub that's got a cosy fire in the winter and sunny beer garden in the summer. Local beers on tap.
11. The Jolly Sailors
11. The Jolly Sailors
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18 local reviews
Main Rd
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01485 210314
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Derrie
Jugs of local ales, plus comfort food and pizzas in bare-beamed, 18th-century inn with beer garden, located 8…
Fiona
“Children, muddy boots and dogs welcome” Great home-cooked pub food, very family friendly. Large beer garden…
Katy
Amazing for the whole family. Lovely atmosphere. Great for kids, large outdoor garden, icecream shed, play…
11. The Jolly Sailors
11. The Jolly Sailors
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18 local reviews
Main Rd
Closed · Opens 12:00 PM (noon)
01485 210314
Derrie
Derrie
Jugs of local ales, plus comfort food and pizzas in bare-beamed, 18th-century inn with beer garden, located 8 miles from 6 Littleport…
Fiona
Fiona
“Children, muddy boots and dogs welcome” Great home-cooked pub food, very family friendly. Large beer garden and adventure playground.
Katy
Katy
Amazing for the whole family. Lovely atmosphere. Great for kids, large outdoor garden, icecream shed, play area etc - Good Pizza
12. Folly Tearoom
12. Folly Tearoom
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6 local reviews
Bull St, Holt
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
01263 713569
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Dagmar
The Folly Tearoom sits in a picturesque courtyard on the former site of an 18th century coaching inn, just off…
Deborah
Just the perfect tea shop hidden away in Holt a tranquil and beautiful environment, where you can have…
Emma
This lovely tea room is hidden away from the hustle and bustle of Holt. There is a superb garden to sit in…
12. Folly Tearoom
12. Folly Tearoom
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6 local reviews
Bull St, Holt
Closed · Opens 9:00 AM
01263 713569
Dagmar
Dagmar
The Folly Tearoom sits in a picturesque courtyard on the former site of an 18th century coaching inn, just off the main Holt shopping area. …
Deborah
Deborah
Just the perfect tea shop hidden away in Holt a tranquil and beautiful environment, where you can have morning coffee, lunch or afternoon…
Emma
Emma
This lovely tea room is hidden away from the hustle and bustle of Holt. There is a superb garden to sit in and they serve an excellent…