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Opening Times
Mon-Fri  9.00am - 7.00pm
Sat 9.00am - 5.30pm
Sun 10.30am - 4.30pm
Forest Lodge Garden Centre for great value and garden inspiration

Restaurant Opening Times

Monday - Saturday

9.30am - 5.00pm


10.00am - 4.30pm

Breakfast Served Daily Until


Hot Food Served Daily

12.00noon - 2.30pm

Hot and cold drinks, pastries and cakes are available all day during opening hours.

Coach Parties & Group Visits

Enjoy a different day out at Forest Lodge & Birdworld

Forest Lodge offers a great day out for coach parties and groups alike

Visit our spacious contemporary restaurant for a coffee stop, lunch or afternoon tea. Choose from a delicious range of homemade dishes prepared daily by our Head Chef and his team. Relax in the 250 seat, air-conditioned Restaurant with great views across the landscaped gardens.

At Forest Lodge you can enjoy shopping at your leisure in the award winning Garden Centre. There is always a superb selection of outdoor and indoor plants, as well as gifts, jewellery, books, toys and leading ranges of clothing and shoes to choose from.

In the run up to Christmas, between October and December, Forest Lodge is transformed into a festive wonderland with a fabulous choice of decorations and gift ideas for all the family.

As part of your group day out, between April and September, you can include an afternoon visit to Birdworld at a special group entry rate. Access is via a level footpath link from Forest Lodge. Set in 26 acres Birdworld is one of the largest bird parks in the UK with an amazing collection of colourful and exotic birds from around the world. Your visit includes free entry to Jenny Wren Farm, home to our adorable farm animals and Underwater World our stunning aquarium.

Forest Lodge offers a great day out for coach parties and groups alike

  • Free on-site coach parking with easy access.
  • Convenient drop off and pick up points.
  • Coach driver and group organiser incentives available.
  • Meet and greet by a member of the Forest Lodge team.
  • Stunning contemporary spacious Restaurant.
  • Shopping in an award winning Garden Centre.

All group visits must be pre-booked

For further information, meal options and booking
or Telephone: 01420 23275

Forest Lodge Garden Centre is part of the Haskins family business, which includes Birdworld and Garden Style