We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wrest Park

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
866
All photos (866)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
About
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Feb
Mar
11°
Apr
Contact
6 Wrest Park, Luton MK45 4HR, England
Website
+44 1525 860000
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (889)
Filter reviews
877 results
Traveller rating
449
307
67
21
33
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
449
307
67
21
33
Show reviews that mention
All reviews english heritage open to the public formal gardens grey family the main house bath house italian garden bowling green garden buildings st georges lovely house beautiful grounds french style golf buggy national trust play area lovely place to visit
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 877 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have been members of the English Heritage for a few years but we had never visited Wrest Park. The gardens were beautiful and well maintained and the children loved the woodland walks and walks by the lakes. It would of been great to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank louisesW3302WU
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with some friends. Interesting place, very relaxed, even in the winter was worth checking out. An older house and lovely grounds, something for everyone. Lots of places for the kids to play, plenty of good photo ops also.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank finesilver
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

PLACE is wonderful. I go all year round... the gardens are fab... peaceful, tranquil walks. staff friendly... love the place.... grandkids love it also.... My only complaint I have is regarding the restaurant, they are so slow when serving, and there's never enough staff on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Wonderful place for a walk or a wedding! My son got married here and it was perfect! The Orangrey was perfect the canapes and free champagne a great way to start a wedding and the wedding breakfast gorgeous!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank turnerttracey
Reviewed 6 January 2019

Excellent place to take a walk with the dogs. Full of history and beautiful gardens. Brilliant place for kids to let off steam in the play area while the parents have a well deserved drink.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Glen J
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

We started the visit with a coffee and scone, as you do. A good start that set us up for over three hours of wandering around - and we didn't visit every corner. Take one of the included maps with you and we had the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

7 year old granddaughter over for a sleepover weekend. Big plans for panto and Santa’s grotto in Milton Keynes but had an afternoon free. Nice blue sky chilly day. Wrapped up and took her with our two labradors to the play park at Wrest Park...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank robert_brant
Reviewed 2 January 2019

We live around 45 minutes drive away and I had just about heard of Wrest Park, but it seems to be a well-kept secret almost. We went there, for some much needed family exercise, in between Christmas and New Year. Even on a slightly grey...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

A lovely place to visit. The staff are polite,friendly and helpful.There are lots of areas to explore. Would be even more beautiful in the summertime.There is a nice shop that sells lovely coffees and a nice shop selling quality products. I would recommend the sloe...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank sarahfreemantle
Reviewed 24 December 2018 via mobile

Wrest Park is a beautiful large country house with outstanding gardens, stacked in history. Ideal for families as there is a free play area and restaurant for all to enjoy. The children also lose themselves is the acres of gardens, trees and outside buildings. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Experience1443
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 28 nearby hotels
Hallmark Hotel Flitwick Manor
882 reviews
3.53 miles away
The Knife & Cleaver
502 reviews
4.34 miles away
The Airman Hotel
212 reviews
4.63 miles away
Center Parcs Woburn Forest
7,126 reviews
4.65 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 371 nearby restaurants
The White Hart
410 reviews
1.54 miles away
The Cross Keys
111 reviews
1.66 miles away
The George Inn
251 reviews
2.21 miles away
The Crown
52 reviews
2.84 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 85 nearby attractions
The Olde Watermill Shopping Village
305 reviews
2.84 miles away
Flitwick Market
6 reviews
3.18 miles away
Houghton House
55 reviews
3.62 miles away
The Old Sun Harlington
20 reviews
4.47 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
ThatGirlWhoReviews
11 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KeithJSullivan | Reviewed this property |
Yes you do; you access the grounds via the shop & pay desk.
0
Votes
ThatGirlWhoReviews
11 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from KeithJSullivan | Reviewed this property |
In the shop.
1
Vote
Anna R
1 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from thebin16 | Reviewed this property |
We've not actually managed to get inside yet to find out - there always seems to be some posh wedding on when we go which means it's closed to us ordinaries:-)
0
Votes