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.

Glenview Gardens & Hobbit House


This beautiful three acre garden is full of surprises with amazing designs and fun for all the family with over ten unique gardens designs, including; Japanese, Chinese
and Sunken White Gardens and a fairy woods. The boundary wisteria walk opens out into the bog garden and woodland area, and the tea house provides views of the Mediterranean garden. A wander over the birch mound leads to the walled kitchen garden

  • Name:Glenview Gardens & Hobbit House
  • Address:Desert, Enniskeane, Co. Cork
  • Phone:087 2535971/ 087 783 3637
  • Website:
  • Contact: David & Mary Tanner
  • Opening Times:10am to 5pm, 1st May - 30th September
    Groups welcome anytime by appontment
  • Memberships:WCGT, GoIT
  • Wheelchair Access:Yes