Gardens Open

It takes a generous person to open their garden to the public for the enjoyment of others. Here lists about 300 gardens open for visiting, some year-round, others by appointment, and be sure to phone ahead.

Ballyrobert Gardens


Featured in 2016, as one of the Top Ten Secret Gardens in the UK, by The Guardian newspaper. A 6 acre garden in a 17th century landscape with original cottage and barn. Enjoy many delightful features, from the traditional entrance pillars to fairy tree, hole tree and Celtic spiral walk. Explore the lakeside and formal gardens, numerous borders, orchard and woodland areas. An extensive collection of herbaceous plants; a haven for plant lovers. Rare plants for sale. Garden Tearoom.

  • Name:Ballyrobert Gardens
  • Address:154 Ballyrobert Road, Ballyclare, BT39 9RT, Co. Antrim
  • Phone:028 93322952
  • Website:
  • Contact:Mr Maurice Parkinson
  • Opening Times:Open 1st March to 30th September, Monday to Saturday.
  • Memberships:GoIT, NatT
  • Wheelchair Access:Partially suitable