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Hitchin Lavender

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Address: Cadwell Farm Arlesey Road, Hitchin SG5 3UA, England
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+44 1462 434343
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We're a family owned and run farm. During the summer months (check the...

We're a family owned and run farm. During the summer months (check the website for precise dates)we're open to visitors who are able to wander up and down the miles of lavender rows we grow. We also have a small gift shop and offer light refreshments too. Coach groups or large parties are only possible by prior booking. Hope to see you soon!

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If you like Lavender, then you'll love Hitchin Lavender! It's a working Lavender Farm, with a cafe, shop and fields full of lavender to wander through. It's a wonderful place to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like Lavender, then you'll love Hitchin Lavender! It's a working Lavender Farm, with a cafe, shop and fields full of lavender to wander through. It's a wonderful place to spend a relaxed afternoon with friends or as a secret escape from the hustle and bustle...

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to explore with the young ones of your family. The cafe/shop is beautiful, well worth a visit on a summers day.

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Thank Sam C
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely day picking lavender in the beautiful country side and a nice café in a rustic old converted barn building.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic fun for everyone. A photographers dream if quiet. Stunning in full bloom. If going with partner/friends(without kids) then best to go when the kids are at school if you can. Declious cream tea & plenty of parking on busy days.

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Thank LauraEmily12
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely to sit sipping tea surrounded by lavender fields. You can pick your own, buy some already picked or purchase a potted plant from the shop. Large range if lavender related items for sale. Good for tea, coffee, snacks and cakes. Child friendly good atmosphere.

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Thank Caroline F
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place.Dramatic views of lavender field.Disappointing to be charged to go in even if not picking.Price should be per group not per person..sharing a bag to fill. Cafe very pricey.

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

It is a really nice place, can became a bit crowded but is its lovely to get the chance to pick up fresh lavender and bring it home!!

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Always lovely to go to hitchin lavender - family run business - nice to go just for coffee or lunch - there is a nice little gift shop there too and you can pay to pick lavender and sunflowers

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great place to visit from May to September! Excellent for afternoon tea, in the lovely barn, or weather permitting outside in the sunshine! You can pick Lavender & Sunflowers in season too! A new addition is the antique Lavender shop (originally in Hitchin Town). But you can buy the homemade Lavender goods in the barn. A Lovely place to visit!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely place to meet up with friends and have a bite to eat, they also sell a range of products containing lavender

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