The Dell House
Location: 2 Green Lane, Malvern Wells, Worcestershire, WR14 4HU, England
Type: Retreat Centre
Open: Appointment only
Garden Capacity: 20
Offers accommodation? YES
Two acre wooded hillside garden of the 1820 Dell House; a former rectory. It is informal in style with magnificent specimen trees, wildflower areas, sculptures, tree carving and Victorian garden structures. Old stone walls divide parts of the garden and create glades and areas with different characters, inked by meandering bark paths, some of which are quite steep. Views over the Severn valley.
Peaceful and natural, it is being managed in such a way encourage a diversity of wildlife and incorporating areas particularly suitable for stillness, reflection, and quiet prayer.
The Dell House offers Bed and Breakfast and self-catering accommodation. These can be booked together for retreats or other gatherings for up to 20 people.Garden open from May to September once a month. Open to individuals and groups by appointment at other times.
Garden open dates in 2018: May 16th, June 20th, July 18th, Sept 19th.
The gardens will be available for quiet reflection and prayer from 2 - 5 pm. Suggested donation £6 including light refreshments. Booking not necessary, but it would be helpful if you could let us know if you hope to come.
Host: Elizabeth Rolph
Telephone: 01684 564448