Tickets & Pricing

Type Price
Adult £9.95
Concession (aged 60 & over) £8.95
Carers £3.75
Children (5-16) £4.95
Children (4 & under) FREE
Family ticket
(2 adults and up to 3 children)
Annual Pass Single £39.00 SPECIAL OFFER
Annual Pass Family
(2 adults and up to 3 children)
Annual Pass Family Single Adult
(1 adult and up to 3 children)


General Information

  • The Compton Acres gardens are open to the public seven days a week.
  • No pre-booking is required for entry to our gardens.
  • The Compton Acres gardens are closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
  • On New Year’s Day, the Café and gardens are closed.
  • Opening times subject to variations without notice.
  • Paid entry to the gardens is not necessary to visit our Café Tea Rooms, Plant Centre, Ticket & Gift Shop, and Gifted Moments Shop.
  • Visitors to Compton Acres can also enjoy free parking.
  • Well behaved dogs are allowed in the gardens on a lead.
  • The gardens are wheelchair accessible, though paths in some areas are steep and require a person of sufficient strength to push and control the wheelchair. A gardener can be called upon if assistance is required.
  • Disabled toilets are located at the ticket office and in the Café Tea Rooms.
  • Please request a wheelchair map from the ticket office upon your arrival.
  • RHS members get free admission to the gardens (named card holder only) from 1st November to 31st March.
  • No professional photo shoots or group shoots of any description are allowed without prior written approval.

What's on/Latest News

Special Offers

Our Annual Pass Membership is on SPECIAL OFFER!

Between 1st November and 28th February, take advantage of our SPECIAL OFFER for annual membership of Compton Acres

Upgrade to an annual pass

Visit All Year Round

A Day Out to Remember

Visit Compton Acres and Dorset Belles
for a Poole Harbour Cruise

Gift Vouchers

Ideal present for the
keen gardener


You get 10% off all food and drink with our Annual Membership Card