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Wonderful day out

Hitchin Lavender is a wonderful day out over the summer months. The lavender fields are spectacular... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Amy H
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
Lavender Experience

Great venue to pick and buy lavender products in a natural environment. Friendly staff with ample... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
roypateman
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We're a family owned and run farm. During the summer months (check the website for precise dates)we're open to visitors who are able to wander up and down the miles of lavender rows we grow. We also have a small gift shop and offer light...more
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Arlesey Road | Cadwell Farm, Hitchin SG5 3UA, England
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+44 1462 434343
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 June 2011

I love visiting Hitchin Lavender, which is quite close to home in Ickleford. During the summer we go to pick fresh flowers and walk in the gorgeous fields which stretch up a hill with glorious views from the top. There are regular talks and tours...More

5  Thank TwinkleyAngel
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 25 July 2014

After visiting what I initially believed to be a beautiful setting I was left feeling angry and deflated by the owner who I can only describe as someone who is blinded by self importance and clearly places no value on his prostpective customer base. We...More

27  Thank LEvetts
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All reviews pick your own paper bag the barn big bag tea and cake cafe shop full bloom different varieties entrance fee for sale end of the season per adult couple of hours lovely place to visit sunny day few hours sun flowers
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Hitchin Lavender is a wonderful day out over the summer months. The lavender fields are spectacular and there is a charming tea shop on site, as well as lots of lovely lavender products to buy. Also look out for events such as outdoor cinema, yoga...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great venue to pick and buy lavender products in a natural environment. Friendly staff with ample parking and easy to reach.

Thank roypateman
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a day out in fine weather in the summer when lavender is in bloom then try here. Fields full of it, chance of a good walk around with good views over the surrounding countryside. Lavender plants for sale and a café in...More

Thank Petr958
Reviewed 2 October 2018

deffo recommended! it was such an amazing experience at the lavender fields! The only down side were the bees! If you are scared of them, perhaps it is not ideal to go.

Thank lucia r
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Been here a few times this season 1) yoga (just before the lavender was out), 2) reflexology and 3) outdoor cinema - greatest showman Each time parking has been great but in a different place each time. Just follow the signs of the attendant instructions....More

Thank Elephantemg
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

It a great place, lavender as far as I can see!! Coffee an restaurant!!! Beautiful smell of lavender there is even a sunflower field!! Pick sunflower and lavender!!!

Thank A3262HPtaniam
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

First visit here & it is at the end of the season so we didn’t see the Lavender at its best so we’ll return next year, as I’m sure it’ll look stunning. Easy place to visit with good facilities although we didn’t sample the coffee...More

Thank TheMartins1997
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Have been before but not this year when I went as always I was looking forward to the fantastic choice of cakes. I wasn't disappointed. Now all cakes individually boxed obviously more expensive but well worth it also fabulous if you want to buy more...More

Thank amh272018
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

So my bad in that I have been to the restaurant twice recently and not left a shout out for Carla. She is a charming, helpful waitress and we have enjoyed being looked after by her- very attentive and genuine. There was five of us...More

Thank jdx5
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location and we were very impressed with the cafe. Food was delicious and very well presented, and the speciality teas were simply lovely

Thank Lucy R
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Yatin856
4 October 2018|
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Response from Elephantemg | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea either sorry, but they have a very active Facebook page and will be able to tell you there. Their lavender products in the cafe a great all year around though 😉
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Suzanne G
16 August 2018|
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Response from Michelle O | Reviewed this property |
I think the lavender will be gone now sure about the sunflowers it depends how many have been cut. Maybe drop them an email.
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JudyDal
28 July 2018|
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Response from Ruth018 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can also visit the shop, museum and display area. You only pay to go to the picking area.
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