FAQ - General

Please find below a list of our most frequently asked questions.

What are your opening times

The store is open from 9am - 6pm Monday to Saturday and 9.30am-4.00pm on Sunday. Due to the Sunday trading laws the Tills are not open until 10.00am on Sunday.

How do I find you

We are situated on the A243. Approximately 2 miles from Junction 9 on the M25 or 2 miles from the Hook Junction of the A3.

What car parking facilities do you have

We have several large car parks with designated disabled and family spaces adjacent to the main building.

What are your restaurant opening hours

Our restaurant is open 9.00am – 5.00pm Monday to Saturday and 9.30am – 4.00pm on Sunday. Breakfast is served from 9.00am - 11.15am (Sundays - 9.30am - 11.15am). Hot meals are available 12.00pm – 3.15pm daily.

Do you have wheelchairs available for customer use

Yes. They are available from the reception area. Please ask at the Information Desk for more details.

Are Dogs allowed in-store?

We welcome pets into our Garden Centre, as long as they are well behaved. Please bring them in to help you choose items for your garden or from our Pet, Aquatic and Reptile Centre. To make this an enjoyable time for you, your pet and other customers, please read our full policy.

Do you sell or accept Gift Vouchers

We can accept National Garden Gift Vouchers (NGGV) but do not sell them. We do not sell or accept National Gift Cards. We also sell and accept our own Chessington Garden Gift Cards which can be purchased on-site. 

Is there a guarantee on the plants you sell

Our hardy plants are guaranteed for a year. As long as you keep your detailed receipt we will be able to replace any plant that has failed as long as that plant has received the proper care. We do not guarantee bedding or houseplants.

Do you offer a garden design service

Unfortunately our Garden Design Service is no longer operational and we are no longer taking any new bookings. If you are a  previous customer and have any concerns then please contact

Do you sell or service lawn mowers

Yes we do sell lawnmowers however do not offer a service. We do, however, have a company called F.Giles on site who can cater for your every need in the maintenance and sales of garden machinery. They are situated in our Bedding House. They can be contacted directly by phoning 01372 720123 or emailing

How can I join your Loyalty Club

You can join by following the Loyalty Club link on the home page of our website and filling out the application form or at the checkout in store.

How do I go about applying for a job at Chessington Garden Centre

All our vacancies are advertised on the website. If you follow this link or follow the link on the home page you will find all vacancies listed. Fill out the attached application form and select submit. It’s as easy as that. We look forward to hearing from you.

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