Wiltshire Gardens

Guyers House Hotel is surrounded by great gardens within an easy drive.  We would be glad to advise on gardens to see during your stay but can recommend:-

Great Chalfield 

Wonderful old garden surrounding one of the most beautiful 15th century manor houses in England with many unusual specimen roses and plantings.

 The Abbey House at Malmesbury

 Glorious bulbs in spring and glorious diversity of planting in a garden of real distinction masterminded by the famous “Naked Gardener”.

 Corsham Court 

A stately garden with magnificent trees, bulbs in springtime and herbaceous borders.

 Iford Manor

 Renowned Harold Peto terraced architectural garden with ancient sculpture and elegant planting of climbers, trees and shrubs on an enchanting sloping site above a stream.

 Ridleys Cheer

 A garden of great distinction created by the garden designer Anthony Young over the past 20 years which includes a wildflower meadow and an arboretum, discriminatingly planted with a variety of unusual trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants.

 Claverton Manor 

A splendid garden surrounding this 18th century mansion on the outskirts of Bath.

Prior Park 

Another example of the stately 18th century style.

Westonbirt Arboretum

 Glorious displays in spring and autumn in this world famous arboretum.

Other notable gardens close by are Highgrove (15 miles).   The Courts at Holt (5 miles), Broadleas near Devizes and Bowood (rhododendrons in spring).   There are also local specialist nurseries of interest.