Lakes & Gardens

Please note: Sorry, no cash accepted. For security reasons, Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens is a cash-free zone. We only accept payment by card.

We have an outlet at reception and the Stable Block gift shop that can accept cash and you will be given a card that can be used throughout Leonardslee. Simply return your card at the end of the day to receive a cash refund of any remaining money.

Enjoy peaceful walks through the ‘Finest Woodland Gardens in England’ which boasts impressive features, including several scarce trees and shrubs.

The gardens are famed for outstanding displays of Rhododendrons, Azaleas, Camellias, Magnolias, Bluebells and the beautiful ornamental rock.

There are numerous walks to explore throughout the 240 acres of grade I listed gardens, parkland, lawns and forest areas, with an abundance of fascinating fauna as well as flora. You can see a rare colony of wallabies introduced in 1889, as well as several species of deer.

Here, we offer just a few examples of what's on offer around some of the most popular walking trails at Leonardslee.