Since we appeared on Channel 5’s Dorset – Country & Coast we have been overwhelmed with the wonderful response we have had from visitors. Unfortunately though this has led to an overload in all areas of our family business and some of the paths in the Gardens are becoming too […]
Sunset Yoga is back for 2023! Experience Yoga in the heart of the gardens at sunset followed by Yoga Nidra (deep relaxation induced by guided meditation) followed by calming herbal teas and refreshments served on the terrace of Cafe Monet. 6.30pm – 8.00pm on the following dates in 2023. 8th […]
Bennetts Water Gardens Recognized Among Best in Dorset, Based on Outstanding 2019 Traveller Reviews Weymouth, DORSET – August, 2020 – Bennetts Water Gardens today announced it has been recognized as a 2020 Travellers’ Choice award-winner for Attractions. Based on a full year of Tripadvisor reviews, prior to any changes caused by the pandemic, award winners are known for consistently receiving great traveller feedback, placing them […]
We have been trawling through 1,000s of photographs while renovating our museum. This one is 40 years old and is of Weymouth town centre during the summer of 1978.
It’s sixty years since we first rented this site from Weymouth Brick & Tile Co., which were part of the Putton Brickworks in Chickerell. The disused clay-pits had flooded from ground water which created a series of lakes. The site needed clearing in preparation for planting the following year, when […]
After the wettest winter on record in the UK we have welcomed a fair amount of sunny weather this spring, this has helped to dry the ground, and allow us to catch up on works around the gardens. The stormy start to the year brought down many mature Willows around […]