Great Amwell Safe Shopping Services

Last updated: 03/12/2020

Wherever possible, Van Hage would prefer customers to shop singularly whilst in the garden centre.

Catering Facilities

Café VH opens Friday 4th December for Christmas Carvery Diners only.

Our outdoor Cafes, The Windmill and Tulip will be open for a delicious range of takeaway hot and cold snacks and drinks.

The Windmill Takeaway Café can be found at the left-hand side of the garden centre with a separate entrance from the car park which is clearly signposted. You cannot access the Windmill Café from inside the main shop. Adjacent to The Windmill Café you will also find toilet and baby-changing facilities.

The Tulip Takeaway Café can be found in side the garden centre just beyond the entrance to our outdoor plant department.

Toilet Facilities

There are two toilet facilities, located in the car park near the entrance to the garden centre and inside the café courtyard adjacent to The Windmill Takeaway Café.

Opening Hours

Monday 9.30am – 6pm
Tuesday through to Saturday 9 am – 6pm
Sunday 10am-4.30pm

Other ways to shop at Van Hage

We are pleased to be able to offer selected remote purchasing methods to our customers who are unable to visit in person.

For our customers who are unable to visit in person, please see our website Nationwide delivery is free on orders over £75. We aim to despatch all orders within 24-48 hours however due to current conditions there may be a slight delay; rest assured that we will keep you fully informed of the progress of your order and despatch.

Reserve and pay online and collect your shopping at a convenient time, without having to enter the main shop. Collection point for Click and Collect is clearly signposted on the right side of the main garden centre exit.


All onsite concessions are also closed during this period with the exception of the Donut Stall at the front of the Garden Centre.

Miniature Railway & Animal Gardens

The Miniature Railway is closed until 2nd December. The Animal Gardens (Mini Farm) is closed until further notice.