All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Historical

Holker Hall and Gardens

Holker Hall and Gardens, Cark, Grange-over-sands, Cumbria, LA11 7PL
015395 58328
Average time spent - 3 hours
Featured image for Holker Hall and Gardens

Things to do at Holker Hall and Gardens review

Holker Hall is set in 200 acres of gardens and woodlands with a deer park and tours of the hall. It is just a short drive from Grange over sands and Morecambe bay in Cumbria.

The house offers guided tours. It is the home of the Cavendish family and there are many lavish rooms that you will be taken around. These include the library, drawing room, billiard room, bedrooms and more.

There are 23 acres of immaculately kept gardens with a series of formal gardens. The gardens are a credit to the Cavendishes eye for detail with exotic plants and a sense of fun. The gardens have won numerous awards. Kids will love running around the labyrinth with its standing stones. There are walks of around an hour to an hour and a half.

Covid 19 – Please check the website or social media of an attraction before visiting. Many places may be open differently and some remain closed. Reviews do not mention all of these changes or possible price changes. Most places still require you to pre-book online in advance.

FAQ and Further Information Holker Hall and Gardens

Is there food and drink available?

There is a cafe, restaurant and food hall all serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to picnic in the grounds.

What are the main things to do?

Hall with guided tours, extensive gardens with walks. There are toilets and places to eat.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. Gardens and parkland tickets cost £9 per person, children go free with an accompanying adult. Other pricing options including annual passes are available.

Is there parking?

There is free parking.

When are they open?

They are open for most of the year. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are welcome in the Gardens, parkland, café and outside areas, as long as they are kept on a short lead. Dogs are not permitted in the Hall, except Assistance Dogs.

Are they accessible?

Holker Hall and Gardens
Holker Hall and Gardens
Holker Hall and Gardens
Holker Hall and Gardens

*This post contains affiliate links

Join in the conversation of find a great day out near you, join us on Facebook and Instagram 

Top attractions in Cumbria

  • Honister Slate Mine
    Primary Teens Tweens Adventure Outdoor Fun Indoor Fun

    Honister Slate Mine

    Honister Slate Mine, Honister Pass, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5XN

  • The World of Beatrix Potter
    Primary Toddlers Indoor Museum Food & Fun

    The World of Beatrix Potter

    The World of Beatrix Potter, Crag Brow, Bowness-on-Windermere, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3BX

  • Clip ‘n Climb Maryport
    Primary Tweens Teens Indoor Indoor Fun Adventure

    Clip ‘n Climb Maryport

    Clip 'n Climb Maryport, The Wave Centre, Irish St, Maryport, Cumbria, CA15 8DN

  • Whinlatter Forest Park
    All Ages Outdoor Great Outdoors Outdoor Fun Free

    Whinlatter Forest Park

    Whinlatter Forest Park, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5TW

  • Walby Farm Park
    Primary Toddlers Tweens Indoor & Outdoor Animals Indoor Fun Outdoor Fun

    Walby Farm Park

    Walby Farm Park, Walby, Crosby-on-Eden, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6 4QL

  • Vue Cinema Carlisle
    All Ages Indoor CInema and Theatre

    Vue Cinema Carlisle

    Vue Cinema Carlisle, 50 Botchergate, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 1QS