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The Courtyard Café

We are delighted to announce the opening of The Courtyard Café, because who doesn’t love tea, coffee and cake! The Courtyard Café is open every day from 9am-3pm midweek, 9am-4pm at the weekend and offers a delicious selection of homemade food and beverages with indoor and outdoor seating available. On Mondays and Tuesdays, we offer a 15% Senior Citizens discount to any food and beverage purchases. Whether you are out walking the dog or cycling past the house, The Courtyard Café is the perfect place for a delicious treat.

Please note: for 2021 Christmas period (26th Nov-9th Jan), the Café will be operating alternative opening hours of 3pm to 9pm on the dates that we have the Enchanted Woodland Walk open. 




Why not explore the beautiful private gardens at Ashridge House, the 190 acres of historical landscaped gardens are open on selected dates – dates can be found here. Tickets for the gardens are available to purchase from the Courtyard Café on the day and are £5 per adult, children are free of charge, dogs on leads are welcome too! Last entry time to the gardens is 3pm midweek and 4pm at the weekend.

On occasions the Ashridge Gardens are closed due to events taking place. These dates can be found here

Upcoming Events

We hope you will love Ashridge House as much as we do! Did you know we host other events? From afternoon tea, parties, Halloween Trails, Christmas events and much more planned for 2022. Keep an eye on our upcoming events page and follow @ashridgehouse to find out more!