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The Grove

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A nature lover’s dream, our stunning 300 acre grounds are a haven for peace and tranquillity. With immaculate Formal Gardens in varied styles including; contemporary art and unique water features. During the spring and summer, resident guests can also enjoy the Walled Garden, a secluded outdoor space with plenty of armchairs to enjoy a drink or an afternoon nap.
For more adventurous visitors, borrow one of our bikes or segways grab yourself a map and explore our woodland trails and surrounding Hertfordshire countryside.
OPENING TIMES
Please check the latest COVID-19 guidance before your visit.
11am - 5pm All Week

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Find Us

The Grove Chandler’s Cross Watford Hertfordshire GB WD3 4TG

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