Gardening Advice Car Parking Customer Toilet Facilities Disabled Facilities Children's Play Area Coffee Shop/Restaurant Plant Guarantee Christmas Shop Bedding Plants Trees and Shrubs Houseplants BBQs Fencing Garden Furniture Garden Sheds Conservatories Gardening Equipment Garden Tools Gardening Books Aquatics Pet Supplies Clothing Gifts

Squire’s of Badshot Lea, Garden Centre

Centre Information

Badshot Lea Road Farnham Surrey GU9 9JX 01252 333666 01252 334256
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Richard Wells Centre Manager Richard Wells

Opening Hours

Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 10.30am – 4.30pm
Open late every Thursday until 7pm


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  • Gardening Advice Gardening Advice
  • Car Parking Car Parking
  • Customer Toilet Facilities Customer Toilet Facilities
  • Disabled Facilities Disabled Facilities
  • Children's Play Area Children's Play Area
  • Coffee Shop/Restaurant Coffee Shop/Restaurant
  • Plant Guarantee Plant Guarantee
  • Christmas Shop Christmas Shop
  • Bedding Plants Bedding Plants
  • Trees and Shrubs Trees and Shrubs
  • Houseplants Houseplants
  • BBQs BBQs
  • Fencing Fencing
  • Garden Furniture Garden Furniture
  • Garden Sheds Garden Sheds
  • Conservatories Conservatories
  • Gardening Equipment Gardening Equipment
  • Garden Tools Garden Tools
  • Gardening Books Gardening Books
  • Aquatics Aquatics
  • Pet Supplies Pet Supplies
  • Clothing Clothing
  • Gifts Gifts
  • Craft  Craft
  • Wifi  Wifi

GCA’s ‘Best Customer Service’ Garden Centre in the South Thames Area 2015

Badshot Lea is our largest garden centre. Located just off the A31 outside the lovely Georgian town of Farnham, Badshot Lea garden centre is well known in the locality and has particular expertise in aquatics and pets.

An extensive plant area houses a fantastic selection of shrubs, trees and garden plants. The garden centre offers a massive selection of gardening products, furniture, BBQs, gifts, craft and food.

There is a comprehensive and newly refurbished Pets & Aquatics centre,  which has the largest selection of fish in the area.

We are delighted to announce that we have a new pottery painting studio, called Mambo Jambos. It’s open 7 days a week and suitable for all ages. More details in the box below.

Finally, there is also a spa, sheds and cobbler concessions onsite.

Squire's Café Bar

Squire’s Café Bar has a bright and attractive dining area, and the seasonal menu provides fresh and nutritious fare throughout the day. There is a delicious selection of breakfasts, hot lunch dishes, including dishes of the day, baked potatoes, salads, sandwiches and baguettes, cream teas and cakes.

We have both indoor and outdoor seating so you can view our beautiful plants and a toddlers play area, so they can let off a little steam.

We offer a Buy One Get One Free on hot drinks, every Monday to Saturday until 10am

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Pets & Aquatics


Our Pets & Aquatics centre has been giveFishn a totally new look and feel. We hope you like the changes we have made.

Why not bring your children along and help feed our fish outside – between May & September.  

We stock a large range of reptiles and their associated products. Our unique fish house stocks tropical and coldwater as well as plants for the aquarium/pond. Our selection of pond fish is one of the biggest in the country. We have a 2500 gallon display pool for our larger Koi of up to 26″. In season we stock fish for all budgets from £2 to £1,000. We Snakealso have hamsters, rats, rabbits and guinea pigs. 

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Mambo Jambos - Pottery Painting

Create your own unique pottery piece at Mambo Jambos.

Ideal for all ages; from children aged 1 to adults of 100! (All pottery paints are washable and non-toxic). The studio is fully air conditioned.

Drop in any time as we are open 7 days a week or call us on 01252 317276 to book a table session or course.

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Plant Guarantee

We are so confident in the quality of our hardy plants that we are happy to guarantee them for 3 years. We will gladly replace any hardy stock that does fail, provided it has been looked after correctly. Simply return the plant within 3 years, along with original proof of purchase.

Delivery and Assembly Service

We offer free delivery on orders over £100*.  An assembly service is also available. Both services are carried out by our knowledgeable team. Please contact the centre for details.

* in the local area.

Children's Activities

The outdoor play area is located next to the restaurant.

During selected school holiday we run “Create & Grow”, where family activities are designed with young children in mind, giving them the opportunity to get creative, learn more about gardening, wildlife and the natural world whilst getting their hands dirty with a range of gardening and craft activities!

Create & Grow was designed to engage children in learning about nature in a fun and exciting way, with a variety of activities the whole family can get involved, run by our friendly staff.

For details about the next Create & Grow, please visit the events pages or ask a member of staff if not listed.


Our exciting angling range supplies a vast choice of top quality essential products from nets, hooks and bait to extensive products such as Luxury chairs, weighing slings  and landing net handles.

Room for Hire For Private Functions

You can hire our restaurant for private functions. We offer an optional catering service. For more details please email or call the centre.

Charity Of The Year

We are delighted to be supporting The Aldershot and Farnborough Guide Dog Association as our charity of the year until July 2018.

Our staff chose the charity and are passionate about supporting the local community. We hope to be able to donate a generous amount throughout the year, with thanks to our customers, and to also support the charity on specific projects through the sharing of our time, skills and expertise.

Centre Information

Badshot Lea Road Farnham Surrey GU9 9JX 01252 333666 01252 334256
Email Squire's of Badshot Lea,
View Maps
Richard Wells Centre Manager Richard Wells

Opening Hours

Monday – Saturday 9am – 6pm
Sunday 10.30am – 4.30pm
Open late every Thursday until 7pm


Latest Events

Meet Our Furry Friends – Squire’s Badshot Lea Only

Event Date - 18th January 2018 - 13th December 2018

Knit & Natter

Event Date - 24th January 2018 - 19th December 2018

Mambo Jambos Pottery Painting Evening – Badshot Lea

Event Date - 19th April 2018

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Other Useful Numbers

Squire’s Café Bar
01252 333666

Pets & Aquatics
01252 333666


Mambo Jambo’s Pottery Painting Studio
01252 317276

Broadley Aquatics
01252 328149 / 07909898782

Badshot Lea Cobblers



Opening times of the concessions on site may vary – please telephone them for details.


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