Visitor Information

Only rarely does one come across a garden so ambitious and successful as the one at Veddw House. Stephen Anderton, The Times 

Coach parties and individual visitors welcome – see dates, times and arrangements below. See also How to Find Us 

Jonty Clark's illustration of South Wales gardens for the Telegraph

Jonty Clark’s illustration of South Wales gardens for the Telegraph

See Jonty Clark’s website for more of his wonderful illustrations. The relevant Telegraph article is here.

Veddw House, The Fedw, Devauden, Monmouthshire NP16 6PH

tel 01291 650836  email (preferred)

You may also like to consider visiting Wyndcliffe Court, five minutes away from Veddw and offering lunches and tea. Open weekends and to coach parties by appointment.

Individual visits

The garden will be open from the first Sunday in June 2017 to the last Sunday of August 2017 (inclusive, excluding bank holidays) every Sunday afternoon from 2-5. 

Entrance Fee (free map of garden)

Adults £7.00 (regrettable increase after many years..)

Children under 14 £1.50 (children under one yard long free)

Dogs welcome on a lead, as long as they don’t eat people.

We are happy for parties of 10 or less to visit by appointment on other days than Sundays, but the fee is then £70 minimum, whatever the number (ie £70 for one, or two, or three, up to and including ten. Over 10 people £7.00 each). To book email

Group Visits and Coach Parties

Groups of 10 or more by appointment, afternoons and evenings during May, June, July, August and September 2017 £7.00 per person. Book by emailing

Please note – afternoons and evenings. 

Coach Parties – please see How to Find Us for where to park the coach.

Guided tours by Anne Wareham additional £50
(I don’t like them, not an ideal way to enjoy the garden and most visitors don’t seem to like them..but if you insist…)

Coach parties usually stay about an hour and a half. If you would like to stay longer, please let us know when you book.

We are:

Half an hour from Bristol

Two and a half hours from London

50 minutes from Bath

50 minutes from Gloucester

45 minutes from Cardiff

Combine a group visit to us with a visit to nearby High Glanau, – an Arts and Crafts garden sensitively restored by Helena Gerrish, who has published a book about its designer, Avray Tipping. Helena is happy to offer tours of her garden with cream teas. Contact Helena on tel 01600 860 005

If you are looking for a holiday in the area here is a selection of  self catering cottages in the locality. This site also includes other local attractions and places to eat. Bed and Breakfast? Try The Nurtons or Coalpits Farm

Please don’t plan ‘recce’ visits when we are closed for the year (ie from October to May) – we need the break and such visits absolutely don’t do justice to the garden. We regularly have coach parties, so if that is your worry feel reassured that you should have no problems as long as you follow the coach parking details. (see How to find us)

NGS Openings – please see here

Use the other gate unless you are disabled.




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