Answers to our most frequently asked questions can be found in the information below

Frequently Asked Questions

Dogs are welcome in the Belmont gardens as long as they are kept on a lead at all times. Bins are provided for dog waste so please pick up as we have game birds and livestock grazing in the grounds. Dogs are not permitted in the house, with exception of assistance dogs.

The gardens are open daily throughout the year from 10am to 6pm or dusk if earlier.

The House is open from April – September. Guided House tours take place at certain times on Wednesdays, Weekends and Bank Holiday Mondays. Please see our opening times for more information.

Groups by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The House is closed on Mondays and Fridays.

The tour last about an hour and a quarter.

Yes, you can only see the house with a guide.

House tours are capped at 16 people per tour.

Yes, you can take as many photographs as you like outside, but photography is not allowed inside the house.

The ground floor is accessible to all but please do read our full access statement for further details.

The Tea Room is open all year round on a self-service basis.

During the open season light lunches are served on Wednesdays from 12pm. Cakes and cream teas are served at the weekends from 1.00pm until 5.00pm.

Yes. Benches and seating are dotted about the gardens.

On Wednesday we serve lunches in the Tea Room and visitors eating there will take priority on the seating directly outside.

We politely request you take all your rubbish home with you please.