Hellens is open on Wednesdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday afternoons from 1 April to 15 October. Our tearoom is open from 12.30 to 5.30 pm on tour days. Entry is by guided tour only with tours at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. It is not necessary to book onto a tour in advance. We recommend that you arrive 20 minutes before your preferred start time. Entry costs £9.50 for adults, £8.00 concessions & free entry for children and students in full time education. Garden entry only:  £2.50, students/children free There are no house tours during Hellensmusic. See our events and activities page for details.


We want everyone to feel welcome at Hellens and hope that anyone with any specific requirements won’t hesitate to contact us (01531 660504/ so that we can make this possible. The Great Barn, Georgian Stables and Haywain have fully accessible facilities and we have designated accessible parking areas. There is level access to parts of the garden and ramped access to the Tea Room. The house is not suitable for wheelchair users.


The Hellens tearoom is open from 12:30 to 5pm on Wednesdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays as well as during booked private house and garden group tours.

The tea rooms seats 30 inside and 25 outside. We offer a range of delicious cakes, enjoyed across the world by our visitors! Additionally, a selection of scones served with jam and clotted cream are always available along with the quintessentially English crumpets and hot toasted teacakes. We offer a full selection of fine teas and coffee served in an equally charming array of eclectic and delightful porcelain. Cold and hot beverages include bottle green squashes and rich hot chocolates.

A full afternoon tea service menu may be provided with a little prior notice. This includes sandwiches of ham, cheese, egg and cress with Tyrells crisps, a choice of fruit or plain scones with jam, clotted cream and a choice of cakes. A gluten free option is always available and vegan choice requests are welcome with advance notice. Lunches and private tour teas by prior reservation.

Our Tearoom menu

Our Lunch menu for pre-booked group visits


The House and Gardens are open for pre-booked group visits throughout the year. We can provide tea and biscuits, tea and cake or lunch at extra cost. To book your visit please email: or call 01531 660504.

CLICK HERE to see how the children from Much Marcle Primary were inspired by their visit to Hellens Manor & Ledbury Poetry Festival.


Hellens lies just off the A 449 – the Ledbury to Ross on Wye road. Follow the brown signs from the crossroads in the centre of Much Marcle Village.