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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  • Only been once. I took my mum who is 93. It was a long walk from the cafe for mum but well worth it and there is seating along the way.  more »
  • We had a lovely sunny day on our visit and the colors were vivid. The September garden was particularly spectacular. The gardens were well-maintained and plants were easily identified. What a little.....  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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