Cranborne Garden Centre

Gift shop - Garden - Café

Please note we close at 4pm throughout January.

Up to 50% off selected stock in the Gift Shop,
20% off plants, compost and garden sundries in the toolshed
plus further offers.

In the Café


The café is open daily offering breakfast, coffee and tea, homemade cakes and cream teas and a selection of hot and cold lunch dishes.

All our food is freshly prepared at the Garden Centre and we use local produce including meat from Cobley Wood Farm, bread from Orchard Bay Bakery and seasonal vegetables grown in our own kitchen garden.

We now serve a selection of wines, prosecco, Cranborne Chase Cider and ales from Sixpenny Handley Brewery.


Every weekday - any regular hot drink and a slice of cake £4
Every weekday - homemade soup and half a sandwich £7.50
Special offers in the Café throughout January

Upcoming talks and workshops in The Garden Room

Tuesday 21st February 2017: 10.30 - 12.30 - Diana Guy talks about Hellebores

Tuesday 21st February 2017: 2.00 - 4.00 p.m. - "50 Plants that have Changed the World" by author Bill Laws

Tuesday 14th March 2017: "Kitchen Remedies" by Helen Kearney

March 2017 - date TBC: Herbal Workshop with herbalist Luzia Barclay

Tuesday 16th May 2017: "Wartime Gardens: WW2" by Lynda Warren

Tuesday 27th June 2017: "That Wondrous Forest", a talk about the Amazon Rainforest by Sir Ghillean Prance, ex-director of Kew Gardens

Click here for more details of talks and workshops

In the Garden

New Spring stock

Set in the former walled kitchen garden of Cranborne Manor, Cranborne Garden Centre offers a wide selection of stock with over 400 varieties of old-fashioned and modern roses, and a wide range of shrubs, climbers, herbaceous and bedding plants.

New season roses now arriving. We will have over 400 varieties this year. Please download our Rose Catalogue for a full list of the roses we will be stocking this year.

The Garden Centre is also now the only supplier of Haddenstone Stoneware in Dorset. A range of items is in stock, plus any item can be ordered.

Download our Rose Catalogue (PDF)

The Garden Room


Our new events building, The Garden Room, is available for private functions and parties, wedding receptions and conference facilities.

For more information please contact Claire Whitehead: or 01725 517248.

Cranborne Weddings

Weddings in the Garden Room at Cranborne

Wedding Open Day: Sunday 26th February 10am – 4pm

We are now able to host wedding receptions in The Garden Room, our contemporary events building with its own private garden.

Please contact Claire Whitehead on 01725 517248 or email for more information.

Please download our brochure (PDF).

Weddings at Cranbourne

Yoga Classes in The Garden Room

Garden Room

Monday mornings, 10.30 - 12 noon.

For more information please contact Caroline Wilkinson: or 01725 552209.

Spring term starting Monday 9th January 2017. BOOKING ESSENTIAL.

Dates for the diary for 2017

Mothering Sunday 26th March – Cranborne Manor Garden open and set menu 3 course lunch cooked by chef Declan Chubb in The Garden Room. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. The menu will be announced shortly.

Easter Sunday – set menu lunch cooked by chef Declan Chubb in The Garden Room. BOOKING ESSENTIAL. The menu will be announced shortly.

Vintage Fairs: Sunday 23rd April and Sunday 20th August – please contact us if you are interested in having a stall.

Cranborne Manor Garden

Cranborne Manor Garden

Cranborne Manor Garden is now closed for the winter and will be re-opening on Wednesday 1st March 2017.

Opening hours
Monday - Saturday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Sunday 10.00 am - 5.00 pm

Please note that we will be closing at 4.00 pm throughout January

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Cranborne Garden Centre
Dorset BH21 5PP
Tel: 01725 517248

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