Visit Ventnor Botanic Garden


Opening Times:  09:00 – 17:00 / Daily

Our Summer Opening Times – Ventnor Botanic Garden is open daily from 09:00, with last admissions and food/drink service within the Plantation Room Cafe, finishing at 17:00.


Please note, as we move away from COVID restrictions, we have decided to continue with our prefered use of card machines for all payments on site. Contactless payments help to keep our staff and other guests, safe.

You do not need to pre-book your garden entry. You can buy tickets at the door, but you may like to buy your tickets online.

Admission passes shortcut – Day admission tickets. / Annual Passes.


Admission Passes

Adult (from 17 years): £10.50*Pay online
(aged between 6-16 years): £7Pay online
Young Child
(5 and under): Free
Family Ticket (2 adults, 3 children): £26*  Pay online
Student ticket 
(Proof of eligibility must be provided. NUS and University cards only): £8.50
Carers ticket (with a paying disabled guest): Free

Day admission rates – As of 01/07/2022

Memberships & Annual Passes

Become a member and enjoy unlimited access, 12 months of the year to Ventnor Botanic Garden. Enjoy member-only offers and be the first to know of any upcoming events or member-only days.

Adult – £29.50
Joint – £54.00
Family – £69.00
Child – £12.50

Buy your annual pass here.


BBC Gardeners’ World 2for1* Please bring your 2-for-1 Card on the day of your visit to the garden to validate your booking as you cannot redeem this offer online. Please note the card is not transferable. *Any 2-4-1 voucher cannot be used in conjunction with VBG’s free-return offer.

You can also make one return visit for FREE within 7 days of your initial purchase providing you have your original receipt to hand*


Parking is included in the admission price to the Garden. All children, up to and including 14 years of age, must be accompanied by an adult.

If purchasing online, please keep a screenshot of your ticket, or note of your order number to show at the admission window, cafe or shop.

Looking for parking close to the coastal path and Steephill Cove? Utilise our car park for £5 a day and take a walk down to Steephill Cove or along the Coastal path via Love Lane.



The garden is fully accessible with a wheelchair-friendly non-step route.

Ventnor Botanic Garden is a dog-friendly site. We ask that all dogs are kept on a lead.


Group Bookings

For details on Groups & Coach Bookings click here
For details of Educational/School Bookings click here

Contact us

Refund Policy

Tel: 01983 855397  |  Ventnor Botanic Garden Community Company C.I.C, Undercliff Drive, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 1UL