Lavender & Co Summer Programme and Events for 2017
Lavender & Co is a single estate lavender field on the slopes of the Mendip Hills in Axbridge.
Find Lavender & Co on Cheddar Road, Axbridge by Pass, Axbridge. Visit the field, cafe and shop.
Free admission from 11am to 4pm.
Lavender & Co - Summer Open Field Event 23rd, 24th and 25th June 2017 11am to 4pm.
The lavender field will be open to visitors for our summer event on 23rd, 24th and 25th (Sunday) June 2017 from 11am to 4pm. Come along and enjoy the lavender field in full and glorious bloom and see a selection of local Somerset arts and crafts, plus refreshments from our pop up cafe, plants and freshly cut lavender. Free admission and parking. To enquire about a trade stand call Carole on 01934 733939 or drop us an email.
Lavender & Co Opening Times for July and August 2017
Saturday 1st July 2017, Sunday 2nd July 2017
Saturday 15th July 2017, Sunday 16th July 2017
Saturday 22nd July 2017, Sunday 23rd July 2017
Saturday 29th July 2017, Sunday 30th July 2017
Saturday 5th August 2017, Sunday 6th August 2017
Saturday 12th August 2017, Sunday 13th August 2017
Saturday 19th August 2017, Sunday 20th August 2017
Last day for 2017 is Monday 28th August 2017
Harvesting takes place in June and July so you will be able to buy freshly cut lavender on your visit. If you would like to help with the harvest let us know!
Visitors are welcome to walk around the field or can just sit and enjoy the view and the peace, perfume and tranquility of the field. There is a shop and cafe for light refreshments. Well behaved dogs on a lead are welcome. Free admission and parking.
Access for Wheelchairs: We have a cafe and harding standing area which has unrestricted views of the field which is suitable for wheelchairs. The top part of the lavender field is up a gentle slope which may not be a suitable for visitors with restricted mobility.
The shop by the cafe area has one small step. Please contact us before arrival if you need any assistance.
Group Talks and Guided Walks for 2017
Group talks 'Lavender, the Forgotten Herb' takes you back through history as to how lavender was used, how it came to our country and how we use lavender now. The story of Lavender & Co and how we harvest and use our oil is an interesting talk for groups and societies. We also bring along our mini shop with our lotions, potions and culinary produce. Bookings for us to attend your local group is £45.
You can enjoy a guided tour of the single estate lavender field and see the fifteen types of lavender we grow and how we use them. These walks must be pre-booked. The cost of £8 per person and includes tea and homemade cake. Call 01934 733939 or complete our enquiry form.
Organise a summer day out to Lavender & Co around our 2017 field openings and go onto to explore the Mendip Hills in Somerset, or the historic town Square of Axbridge, Cheddar and its famous Gorge and caves, the medieval city of Wells, Wookey Hole, the world famous Glastonbury, the beauty of the Somerset Levels and the shopping outlet at Clarks Village in Street. Our lavender field is on the Axbridge by Pass (A371 Cheddar to Wells Road) has the added attraction of some great local pubs and restaurants nearby. So you can make a day of it!