- Parks and Playgrounds
- Stately Homes and Gardens
Ages: all ages
Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor
Cliveden Gardens and Maze is a treat for active families, with plenty to do on the land plus family boat hire and scenic public cruises available April through October.
Other highlights include the endless gorgeous landscaping to explore including topiary, statuary, the splendid Long Garden and the floral Parterre. There are also formal gardens with ancient tree linings, plus riverside walks and woodland trails.
The kids will be naturally drawn to the maze which is 500 metres is not insignificant but neither intimidating nor impossible but they request under 11s be accompanied. Adjacent to this is the Storybook Play Den which will delight all ages including yours with intricate hand carved representations of popular storybook characters to locate and discover. There is also a Family Trail guide available from the reception point in the visitor centre and this is free of charge.
These days the historic house itself is actually a high end hotel, but they still offer guided tours on Thursday and Sunday afternoons from April to October. You can see a film about the immediate area within the site's Gas Yard cinema.
- Restaurant Onsite
- Snacks Available
- Picnics Allowed
- Toilets Available
- Baby Changing Available
- Disabled Toilets Available
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Pushchair Friendly
- Parking Available On-site
Getting There and Contact Information
Cliveden Road, Taplow, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 0JA, England
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:30
Adults from £14.40
Kids from £8.00
Family from £36.80
House from £1.00
Dogs are welcome only in the woodlands. Assistance/Guide Dogs only in the gardens.
Gardens have hard gravel paths, some steep slopes, undulating terrain and steps that may prove difficult for wheelchair users.