Thank you to our lovely guests for their lovely testimonials,
we always appreciate it!

Ralph and Ali, Kaikoura, 26/03/17:

Ribblesdale was the perfect place to be comfortable and relaxed for the weekend. The cottage had everything we needed and the gardens were beautiful and quite photogenic. It was a short drive to Castle Hill, an amazing place to explore. We finished off our visit with a stroll through the town of Oxford. Denise was a friendly, helpful and welcoming host. We hope to visit again soon.


Virginia B, France, 06/03/17:

I came to visit the gardens and for a photo shooting, I wasn't expecting what I discovered there, it was so much wider and more varied. I really enjoyed the different thematics and the old-fashion/vintage style, everything goes very well together, the plants and flowers are beautiful to observe alone and all together. It was the perfect place for a photo shooting, thank you Denise for welcoming me so warmly in your flower paradise!

Natalie N, 24/02/17:
I had my wedding at Ribblesdale garden on Friday the 24th of February. Excellent facilities and a beautiful place to have such an event. All of our guests loved it as well. Would definately recommend to others. It was actually very reasonable as well in comparison to a few other places we had looked at. Excellent value for money and a wonderful ambiance.

Sandy and Phyllis B, Scotland, 21/02/17:We got a lovely welcome from Denise, the cottage is spotless and has everything you would want, and the garden is beautiful, and the fresh flowers were lovely.


Kelly and Ann S, 17/02/17:
A place of peace.

Brian and Glenys K, 11/02/17:
A great place to celebrate a 60th birthday!

Judy and Sue, Australia, 13/11/16:
Delightful, answered many questions, beautiful setting to spend our last night in NZ.

Joellene R, 17/05/14:
Had my wedding here 25 april 2014, great grounds and great friendly people, photos were great as a lot of places around gardens to take these.

Emily, 26/01/18:

This garden is a delightful wonderland to explore. There are so many little details and discoveries. It is magical. My parents and I have made Ribblesdale Gardens a favourite spot to spend some time relaxing and taking in the beauty of the grounds. Thanks for welcoming us into your garden.

Ribblesdale Garden


Denise and Robin Illingworth

Corner of Oxford & Barracks Road Oxford 
North Canterbury

Home: 03 312 4073 
Denise: 027 454 5386


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