Perfect picnic spots
With plenty of room in the grounds and many idyllic spots to enjoy an al fresco lunch, here are some top places to spread out a blanket.
Pick a quiet spot, pack a blanket and bring your own food to enjoy as a picnic in the gardens. Alternatively why not pre-book one our delicious picnic boxes to collect once you arrive or grab something from our food to go outlets. With a tempting selection of cakes and bakes, sandwiches and drinks in environmentally friendly disposable cups, there is plenty on offer to enjoy with your friends and family.
Here are some of our top spots to relax with your tasty treats…
This peaceful area features some of our summer bedding plants as well as plenty of trees for shady spots. Being close to the Aviary you can also listen out for the sounds of some of our rare and endangered birds housed in our registered zoo.
If you’re looking for a quiet place to lay your blanket then this is the spot for you. Take in the sweeping views of the Aylesbury Vale or if you prefer the shade then enjoy hidden glades with plenty of tree cover.
Grassed areas by the Parterre
Sitting here offers you some beautiful views of the Buckinghamshire countryside whilst you enjoy your picnic. There are a number of magnificent trees should you need some shade as well as plenty of open space for children to run around and explore.
You can also find a number of picnic benches near the South Terrace, which overlooks the Parterre.
The Stables Courtyard
Near to our funtastic Woodland Playground, the Stables Courtyard offers outdoor seating and is the focus of many family visits. It is also within easy access to the The Treaterie for ice creams, hot drinks or those last minute lunch purchases.
Please help us keep Waddesdon clean for everyone and remember to pick up any litter once you’ve finished.