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Visit us

House

700 years of history

Our artisanal café and flower shop are open daily, with the cocktail bar operating throughout the weekend. You'll forget you're just 30 miles from central London. Click below for essential information to enhance your visit to Ashridge House. We look forward to providing you with a memorable day.

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Gardens

Explore 190 acres

Our private Grade II registered historic gardens are open daily to visitors. Humphry Repton, the greatest landscape gardener of his day, was commissioned to design the formal gardens, and they remain intact today as the finest surviving example of his work, often referred to as his ‘Garden of Gardens.’ Dogs on leads welcome. Click below to learn more and plan your visit.

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Gallery

Photos of Ashridge House

If you haven’t visited Ashridge House, then take our virtual tour for a taste of its grandeur and historic ambiance. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of the house and explore our elegant reception rooms, each with its own character and the choice of versatile event spaces. Then take a stroll in the landscaped gardens and see a little of our tranquil 190 acre grounds.

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Find us

Directions and address

Ashridge House is a tranquil retreat set in 190 acres of parkland, but it’s just moments from the Berkhamsted Railway Station and main cities, convenient for London, its airports and the Midlands. Complete with extensive on-site parking, you’ll find Ashridge House is perfectly located in every way.

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Contact

Get in touch

We would love to hear from you, and our team of experts are ready to help. If you haven’t managed to find the information you need on our website, please contact us so we can ensure your visit to Ashridge House is seamless and enjoyable.

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Stay with us

Accommodation on site

It is no wonder that former kings and queens of England have chosen to reside in these blissfully calm surroundings. With 190 en suite bedrooms at your disposal, Ashridge House offers superb retreat, all with fabulous forest views.

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