Roadworks between 22nd July and 13th August 2017

The timings for the road closures are as follows
Saturday 7:00 – 18:00, Sunday 8:00 – 17:00,
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9:30 – 15:30
Getting to us, travel guidance - B656 Codicote Road Closure - click to expand

Dont worry you can still find us please follow this diversion route
B656, Welwyn AL6 9RL, UK
1. From Church Street, follow B197 and Park Ln to Hitchin Ln in Codicote
4.7 miles
2. Turn right at the 1st cross street onto Hitchin Ln
0.6 miles
3. Turn left onto B656
0.5 miles
4. Turn right. Destination will be on the right
213 ft

Diversion route not suitable for HGVs


Plants & Flowers

We stock a wide range of plants including; Ornamental and Fruit Trees, Alpines, Shrubs, Perennials, Annual Bedding, Roses, Acers, Climbers, Hedging and Soft Fruit.
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We have all your gardening needs covered, from pots and containers to paving and stone.
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Buy furniture with confidence. A range of dining sets, Daro cane furniture and arbours.
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Clothing & Footwear

A wide range of branded clothing and footwear available. New Brand now in Sloggers Shoes & Sun Hats for home & Garden
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Pet & Wild Bird Care

Here at Vanstone Park Garden Centre, we welcome you to our Pets, Wild Bird & Aquatics department. You will find everything you need for looking after and caring for your pet.
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Come and enjoy some home cooked favourites here at Parkland Café. We serve fresh cakes, lunch and drinks.
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Gifts & Homeware

We have a fantastic range of gifts and homeware to suit everyone. Our specially selected products offer beautiful items for the home and thoughtful gifts for loved ones.
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In our foodhall we offer a wide range of treats to tantalise your tastebuds. Our specially selected suppliers have the best quality ingredients that make a fantastic present or treat for yourself.
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Attractions & Events

Come and take a ride on our Vanstone Woodland Railway and take a look at our upcoming events. Plus visit our Car Wash and Valet Centre whilst you shop.
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Opening Hours

Garden Centre:
Monday – Friday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Sunday: 10.30am – 4.30pm
(10.00am – 10.30am for viewing only)
Bank Holidays: 9.00am – 5.30pm


Country TipisCountry Tipis is based at Vanstone Park Garden Centre, Hertfordshire, and our specialist Giant Tipis offer a stunning backdrop for any event, from weddings and special occasions to promotional events and corporate days. Our Tipis can be linked with one another to create a unique versatile structure suitable for any number of guests.

We are lucky enough to be able to offer Vanstone Park as a venue, providing you with a secluded woodland location for that special event. We pride ourselves on being different from other Tipi rental companies, and boast number of unique features: a sealed flue system for indoor fire places, custom joining kits for seamless Tipi links and handmade scaffold-board furniture to name just a few. Come and join us on our adventure.


Delivery Service

Don’t worry if that item is too big for the car, we offer a local delivery service for most of our products. We also provide a premium furniture delivery service which includes, Flexible delivery days and times, Assembly Service and all packaging removed from your home. (Please ask in store for details).

Please ask in store for information about delivery charges.

Free Wifi

We are pleased to offer free wifi within the Café, Garden Shop and Nursery.

Carry to the Car

We are here to help; Let us load the car for you.

Expert Advice

Our staff have a vast amount of experience within the Garden Centre, and are here to help and advise if required.