The gardens are currently open 09:00-16:00 Monday to Friday and 12:00-16:00 on Saturdays. Mabel’s Vintage Tearooms are now offering a home delivery service. The Conservatory and Stables Gallery are closed until further notice. Please read our COVID-secure statement and adhere to Government guidelines on social distancing during your visit.
Entry to the gardens is free of charge. Pre-booked garden tours are available.
Mabel’s Vintage Tearooms:
Currently closed until further notice.
The house is open by prior arrangement for pre-booked tours.
Address and map
88 Elstree Road
We have a small car park in the stable yard and tearoom customers and disabled visitors may reserve a parking space. Additional on street parking is available on Elstree Road, Caldecote Gardens and Clay Lane.
From Watford Junction, Watford High Street or Bushey Train Stations take the 258 bus to St Peter’s Close and then a ten minute walk.
From Elstree and Borehamwood Train Station take the 306 bus which stops on Elstree Road directly outside Reveley Lodge.
From Stanmore Tube Station take the 142 bus to Bushey Heath, The Three Crowns and then a ten minute walk.
The house and terrace are accessible from the car park via either a ramp or a short flight of steps with a handrail. We have a portable ramp inside the house which allows wheelchair access to the Billiard Room/tearooms and the main parts of the ground floor. Unfortunately we do not yet have a wheelchair accessible toilet.
The majority of the paths in the gardens are pea shingle and are not suitable for wheelchair users.
If you are planning a visit and access is a concern, please contact us for more details.
There is a public toilet in the stable yard. Please use the hand sanitiser provided and follow the hygiene instructions. Please note this toilet is not wheelchair accessible and we do not have baby-change facilities.
Well trained dogs on leads are very welcome in the gardens. Please be a responsible pet owner and clean up after your dog.