Partner companies at Vanstone Park

Alpha Home Improvements NEW Showroom

Alpha Home Improvements launches the new showroom at Vanstone Park Garden Centre. They offer it’s customers a wide range of services and products at affordable prices. The professional team has a wealth of industry experience and a comprehensive knowledge of all the latest windows, doors, conservatories and all other home improvement technologies and techniques.

Vanstone Woodland Train

On our site we have the Vanstone Woodland Train. The 10¼” (260mm) gauge woodland railway is 560 yards (512m) long. Trains run at frequent intervals, according to demand. Trains will normally be diesel hauled.

Opening Times:
Weekends and Bank Holidays 10.30am – 4.30pm*

Prices from £1.60 per ticket (Plesae note the Woodland Train can only except cash payments)

*The Railway is owned and operated by Scenic Woodland Railways. The Woodland Train operates in most weather conditions but please call ahead this No. 01438820412 to make sure the train is running on the day you wish to visit.

Caring and Considerate Grooming Service

Simply Dogs is located within the beautiful, tranquil grounds of Vanstone Park. Dog Groomer Tarnia completed her training with Jolli King in Lincoln and established Simply Dogs in 2001. Bring your dog in for a one to one pamper session in Tarnia’s Purpose Built Grooming Cabin. With over 18 years’ experience young, old and nervous dogs are welcome. Fully insured.

Please call Tarnia to arrange an appointment on:

07973 163141




Country Tipis

Country 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.

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Firmcrete solutions have over 50 years combined experience installing patios and driveways across Hertfordshire. If you are looking for a new driveway or patio we can certainly help.

Our experienced team will be happy to help and advise you in selecting the right choice of paving materials to suit your needs and budget.

We always work very closely with our customers in order to ensure complete satisfaction throughout the build process. Because of our vast experience and expertise, no job is too big or too small when it comes to driveways and patios. Rest assured we are fully committed to providing you a great driveway or patio, because in our line of business reputation is key. Backed by both TrustATrader and CheckaTrade, you can have complete peace of mind that our work is reputable and of the highest quality.



Alfresco Living specialise in the supply and installation of quality outdoor products that enable you to enjoy your garden, terrace or patio all year round and in all weathers.

Our collection of innovative solutions includes Bioclimatic Pergolas, Verandas, Glass Rooms, Awnings, Walkways and Carports.

Car Wash and Valet Service

Our onsite car wash offers a traditional hand wash, wax and dry plus interior valeting service for that personal touch to your car. We cater for standard family cars as well as larger vehicles such as 4x4s and people carriers. Prices start from £6.

Opening Hours:
Monday – Saturday 9.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday – 9.30am – 5.30pm