Breezy Knees Gardens, York

4.8
#3 of 15 in Parks in York
Admire the vibrant herbaceous borders, elaborate rockeries, and dizzying fragrance at Breezy Knees Gardens. Spanning 5.7 hectares (14 acres), the gardens feature more than 6,000 varieties of flowers, shrubs, and trees. Poppies, irises, roses, and many other flowers provide color year-round. Tour a specialist nursery, where the sizable selection of perennial plants includes more than 2,000 varieties. Buy seed or flower transplants in the shop, and stop in the onsite cafe for refreshment. By using our York trip maker, you can arrange your visit to Breezy Knees Gardens and other attractions in York.
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  • First visit but will def go back. Lots to see, big area! So pretty and calm. Liked all the different types of garden. Lovely little cafe too, home made food. Everything very clean. Very pleasant...  more »
  • The gardens are beautiful and very flat with clear pathways which was good for my elderly mum and our 2 year old twins. We had such a good time and our girls loved watching all the butterflies and...  more »
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  • Beautiful! Easy to walk paths with informative and humorous signs along the way. I enjoyed the variety of gardens. I was there on one of the hottest days of the July and wasn't able to see it all. The place had a good vibe and was peaceful. No car? No problem. I arrived/left via Uber from downtown York. In my short York vacation, I choose one garden to visit. I was very happy that I visited Breezy Knees.
  • If you have a bit of spare time while in York and enjoy a well designed garden, sure it's one place to go! Bus runs from city centre and you walk the rest. They also have a coffee shop with very good food.

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