Top Garden Centres to Visit

Manchester boasts a variety of charming garden centres perfect for those looking to enjoy some calming green spaces. Take a look at our top picks in and around Manchester.

Parker’s Garden Centre, Flixton

Parker’s Garden Centre in Flixton is a local favourite, known for its friendly atmosphere and wide selection of plants and garden supplies. However, what truly sets Parker’s apart is their lovely cafe. It’s the perfect spot to relax and enjoy a meal after browsing through the garden centre. The cafe’s fish and chips have been a favourite among our clients for years, offering delicious meals in a welcoming environment.

Burnage Garden Centre, Burnage

Recently relocated to Burnage, this small but charming garden centre has quickly become a beloved spot for locals. Despite its size, it offers a carefully curated selection of plants and gardening essentials.

Notcutts, Ashton-under-Lyne

Notcutts in Ashton-under-Lyne is a spacious garden centre. Their well-stocked aquatics department is particularly popular. The onsite restaurant is also worth a visit, offering a great variety of meals and snacks.

Dobbies Garden Centre, Altrincham

Dobbies Garden Centre in Altrincham is part of a well-known chain, but it maintains a local feel with its excellent customer service and great range of products. The onsite cafe serves delicious meals, and their afternoon tea is a particular highlight.

Golden Days Garden Centre, Cheadle

Golden Days Garden Centre in Cheadle is known for its extensive selection of plants and garden accessories, as well as its welcoming cafe and seasonal events; a familiar spot amongst our clients here at Home Instead, Manchester.

Wyevale Garden Centre, Marple

Wyevale Garden Centre in Marple offers a fantastic range of plants, garden furniture, and accessories. The staff are knowledgeable and always ready to help with gardening advice. Additionally, the centre’s cafe provides a wonderful selection of homemade cakes and teas, making it a perfect spot for a relaxing afternoon.

The Garden House, Marple

The Garden House in Marple is a unique destination that combines a garden centre with a community farm. It’s a great place to visit, offering a variety of plants and garden accessories as well as the opportunity to interact with farm animals. Their small cafe provides homemade treats and refreshments.

Brookside Garden Centre, Poynton

Brookside Garden Centre in Poynton offers a wonderful selection of plants, garden tools, and outdoor living products. The centre’s cafe is a great place to relax and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee after shopping.