Ballyrobert Gardens

Ballyrobert Gardens, one of our northern Partner Gardens, has updated its web page and has provided a wonderfully illustrated tour of the garden throughout the seasons. The beautiful photographs are supported with humorous but informative script and explains much about the philosophy of this very unique Irish garden.

Look on the web page, , click on Garden under the Ballyrobert Gardens heading and scroll down to ‘Take The Wee Tour’, we think you will find this most entertaining.   The garden is open each day except Sunday and directions are on the website.

The setting for the garden is a 17th century landscape complete with the original cottage, barn and farm layout extending to sixteen acres. Sensitively integrating these elements, the six acre garden contains an extensive collections of plants. Site features include a lake, streams, an orchard, meadows and woodlands. It is part of the Antrim Garden Trail.

Ballyrobert Cottage Garden offers a tearooms and a retail nursery specialising in cottage plants.

Note before visiting any Partner Gardens:
Please check the garden you are intending to visit on as opening times may have changed, access for RHSI members may vary and other restrictions may be in force.
Contact Details:

154 Ballyrobert Road, Ballyclare, County Antrim

Open daily except Sunday from March to September. Tel: +44 (0) 28 9332 2952

Upcoming Events



Floral Art demonstration by Suzanne Cray

Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Day Tour to Altamont Garden, Co Carlow

Saturday 09 February, 2019

Airfield Estate Gardens

Ballintubbert Gardens and House

Ballycommane Garden

Ballymaloe Cookery School

Ballyrobert Gardens

Bantry House and Garden

Benvarden Garden

Birr Castle Garden

Blarney Castle and Gardens

Burtown House and Gardens

Colclough Walled Garden

Collon House

Coolaught Walled Garden

Coolwater Garden

Dower House

Festina Lente

Fota House – Victorian Working Garden

Gash Gardens

Glebe Gardens

Glenavon Japanese Garden

Hester Forde Garden – ‘Coosheen Garden’

Hunting Brook Gardens

Irish National Stud and Gardens – The Japanese Gardens and St. Fiachra’s Garden

Johnstown Castle, Estate, Museum and Gardens

June Blake’s Garden

Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

Kilgar Gardens

Killruddery House and Gardens

Killyreagh Garden

Kilmokea Country Manor and Gardens

Kilravock Garden

Kylemore Abbey Victorian Walled Garden

Lodge Park Walled Garden

Loughcrew Gardens

Mount Stewart House and Gardens

Mount Usher Gardens

Oakfield Park Gardens

Old Deanery Garden

Patthana Garden

Rothe House Museum and Garden

Rowallane Garden

Salthill Garden

Seaforde Gardens

Seanabea Cottage

Strokestown Park Gardens

Terra Nova Gardens

Tullynally Castle Gardens

Tyrrelstown House Garden

Woodville Walled Garden

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