Visit Mayfield Lavender Farm & Fields

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Mayfield Lavender Farm & Fields

(Reopens in June 2023)

Address

Mayfield Lavender Farm, 1 Carshalton Rd, Banstead SM7 3JA

Directions

There are a number of options for how to get to us:

By Car: You can plan your journey using Google Maps or a Satnav using the SM7 3JA postcode.

By Public transport: There are several options to get to us easily.

Train from London Victoria to West Croydon and then take the 166 bus to our gate (this way can get busy when it is peak season).

Train from London Victoria to Sutton and take the S1 bus to Banstead (Woolpack stop) and then the 166 gate to our gate (slightly faster route)

Train from London Victoria to Purley Station, cross the road to the large Tesco and take the 166 bus to Oaks Park from the front of the store (top tip from a regular customer)

Fastest route – Take a train from London Victoria to Sutton or Cheam and take a cab/minicab to our farm

Our Farm

Mayfield Lavender Farm is a 25-acre lavender farm with café and shop located in Banstead (Woodmansterne), Surrey – approximately 15 miles from Central London. Our farm is a popular visitor attraction throughout summer where you can wander through a sea of beautiful organic lavender. The lavender normally starts to bloom towards the middle to end of June and the peak time is July and August. During the peak of the season it can get very busy on weekends so we recommend that you plan a weekday visit if possible. Please remember that we do not permit picnics anywhere on our farm. We close for the season on 31st August.

Visit Mayfield Lavender Farm

Entry & Opening Times

Our farm is now closed for the 2022 season. It will reopen in June 2023 and you can visit daily until 31st August 2023.

In the meantime don’t forget you can find all of our lovely lavender products at our gift shop and nursery in Epsom

Visit Mayfield Lavender Farm

Parking

During opening season the entrance fee includes parking. Our car park has limited capacity. We try to accommodate as many cars as possible but once the car park is full we must (for safety reasons) restrict entry. On days when our car park is full we direct cars to a friendly local sports club (if they have space available). They operate independently so they may make a charge for the use of their parking facility. 5.30pm is the last entry time for cars to our farm and the gate to our farm is locked at 7pm so all cars must have been removed by then to avoid being locked in.

A tractor at Mayfield Lavender Farm

Coaches

We are unable to permit coaches to enter our farm as there is no space to turn once inside. Coaches: Please contact us in advance and we can advise if alternative parking is available locally. We can be reached by email customerservice@mayfieldlavender.com. This depends on the availability of a local Rugby Club who may not have availability. If available they make an independent charge that we do not influence.

Café & Shop

When Mayfield Lavender Farm is open you can enjoy a delicious, fresh lunch or snack at our relaxed, al fresco café with picnic tables. We have lavender cream teas and Afternoon Tea hampers available. We are licensed to sell a range of alcoholic drinks including our unique lavender cider! Before you leave, don’t forget to visit our shop to buy one of our lavender plants for your garden, or simply treat yourself to our lavender products including toiletries, culinary treats or a beautiful bunch of fresh lavender.

Please remember that we do not permit food or picnics to be brought onto our farm.

Visit Mayfield Lavender Farm

Tractor Rides & Tours

Take a tour with a difference! A tractor ride around Mayfield Lavender Farm on our lavender locomotive Looby Loo is a wonderful and effortless way to experience the undulating purple expanse of our gorgeous organic lavender during opening season. At the height of the season, you will be able to see the three different varieties of lavender grown by us all in bloom, along with our very happy bees and butterflies. Tractor rides cost £2.50 per person (Babes in arms are free) and there is no need to book as tickets can be bought from our shop or cafe. We generally start from 10.30am and a circuit of the farm takes about 15 to 20 minutes. The tractor runs throughout the day if there is demand.

Looby Loo tractor ride at Mayfield Lavender Farm

Disabled Parking / Accessibility / Toilet

We welcome many guests in wheelchairs and mobility vehicles but wish to point out that not all of the field is level ground.  The rows between the lavender can be accessed but are not very wide.

We offer disabled parking which is adjacent to our Cafe and Shop. We also hire specific disabled portable toilet facilities. We are on Metropolitan Greenbelt land so we are not permitted to build a permanent toilet building. The portable toilets are a pragmatic solution and are cleaned frequently throughout each day.

The shop and cafe are next to the lavender so you can enjoy a lovely view over the farm. There are no steps to negotiate but the surface of our car park is a coarse covering of stone so care should be taken if walking. You can also take one of our popular tractor rides and experience the farm at a leisurely pace. For more information on visiting us please see our FAQs page.

Disabled access at Mayfield Lavender Farm

Photography & Video Competition

Each year we run a fun photography competition for visitors to our farm. Entry is primarily for fun but to make it interesting we offer a prize of £200 cash for the entry we like the most. We receive lots of entries each year so to see what it takes to be a contender you can take a look at the previous winners and runners up in our photo competition galleries. Remember that while we offer a prize for the winner, we run the competitions for fun so we hope you enter in the same spirit!

Photography and video at Mayfield Lavender Farm

Professional Photography

We encourage casual and fun family photos and we do not make a charge for this. If you wish to visit our farm for the purposes of wedding photography, model or landscape photography, library photography or portrait photography or any other commercial photography then you will be required to register at our shop and pay a small fee before you commence.

Details are available on this link: Professional Photographers Registration (Terms and conditions apply)

If you would like to talk to us about commercial filming or other use please email customerservice@mayfieldlavender.com or call us on 07503 877 707.

Professional photography at Mayfield Lavender Farm

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2023-01-27T13:02:20+00:0013 May 2021|

Family Organic Lavender Farm

Our new Gift Shop & Coffee Bar in Epsom is now OPEN

Here is the third in our series of Runner-Up photos from our 2022 photographic competition.
What a lovely throwback to summer.  #photocompetition #photographiccompetition #photography #ukphotography #photography #photographer #naturephotography #instaphoto #lavenderfarm #visitsurrey #visitlondon #londontrip #photooftheday #lavenderfarm #englishlavender #mayfieldlavenderfarm #mayfieldlavender
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Congratulations to the winner of our 2022 Photography Competition Katie Lister.  We’re sorry we’re slightly later than normal in announcing the winner, we got a bit preoccupied at the end of last year with the opening of our new shop!  Katie, from Hersham, Surrey, has been a regular visitor to our farm for the past 7 years.  The mum-of-two told us: “I typically come and visit 5-6 days each year and love every minute. I try to arrive early to enjoy the sun rising up behind the trees over the lavender and end the day with a lavender scone!”  The photograph was taken on Katie’s Canon R6 using a 135mm lens at f/3.5.  @katielisterphotography
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Frosty start to our day at our nursery and Cafe/shop in Epsom today 🥶
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Fancy popping in for a cuppa this weekend?
We're open from 9am to 5pm today and 10am to 4pm tomorrow.
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW  #nationalhotteamonth #tealovers #teatime #timefortea #coffeebar #Epsom #Surrey
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Here's another of our Tea for One Sets, perfect to warm up on a freezing day like this!
You get a teapot, cup and saucer all in one.
Perfect for solo sipping or a unique gift.
Priced £19.95. Available from our gift shop and coffee bar at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW  #teaforone #teaforoneset #teaparty #tealovers #teatime #nationalhotteamonth #timefortea
#teapot #teapotcollector #MayfieldLondon #mayfieldlavender #Epsom #Surrey #uniquegifts #uniquegiftshop
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Soup weather 🍲 
Homemade tomato and basil soup with a wedge of freshly baked shepherds loaf. Perfect for a rainy grey Saturday lunchtime.
Our gift shop and coffee bar is open daily.
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW 
www.mayfieldlavender.com  #soupseason #soupweather #homemadefood #homemade
#coffebar #epsom #surrey #MayfieldLondon #mayfieldlavender
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Big smiles from the team this Monday morning.
Who's popping in for coffee this week?  #mondaymorning #mondaymorningcoffeepost #mondaymotivation #coffeetime #mayfieldlavender
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It's National Hot Tea Month so feel free to pop in for a cuppa and catchup in the warm.
We're open from 10am to 4pm today. 
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW  #nationalhotteamonth #tealovers #teatime #timefortea #coffeebar #Epsom #Surrey
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Our new shop and coffee bar is open 7 days a week.
We're open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 5pm, and Sunday from 10am to 4pm. There's free and easy parking, and we serve great coffee and cake!
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW
www.mayfieldlavender.com  #surreyshops #coffeeandcaketime #surreysmallbusiness #coffeebar #coffeeandcakes #Epsom #surrey
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Thanks for the memories 2022.
From a beautifully hot summer at the farm to the opening of our new shop and coffee bar in Epsom, we've been blessed.  #thanksforthememories #2022recap #MayfieldLondon #mayfieldlavenderfarm #mayfieldlavender #lavenderfarm #lavenderfield #placestogo #beautifulplaces #mustvisit #mustvisitplace #bucketlisttravel
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It's been a busy year here at Mayfield. We enjoyed a beautiful summer at the farm, and more recently opened our new shop and coffee bar in Epsom.
Over the last few weeks we've been selling lots of Christmas trees and gifts made by our local suppliers and served many cups of coffee and cakes made by our local bakers.
We are a small team and have been overwhelmed by the kindness of our customers for your lovely comments so we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continuing support and to wish you a very Merry Christmas and Happy and Healthy 2023.
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We don't just sell lavender products. You might be surprised at the items you find in our new shop!
We have beautiful decorations, unique gift ideas, homeware, English wines as well as a great Christmas range.
We are open 7 days per week from 9am to 5pm and there's free and easy parking.
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW. 
www.mayfieldlavender.com  #christmasdecorations #christmasdecor #itschristmas #christmashop #uniquegifts #epsom #surrey #mayfieldlavender
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Our new shop is stocked full of beautiful decorations and gift ideas this Christmas.
We are open 7 days per week from 9am to 5pm. There's free and easy parking and we still have some real Christmas left trees too.
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW. 
www.mayfieldlavender.com  #christmasdecorations #christmasdecor #itschristmas #christmashop #uniquegifts #epsom #surrey #mayfieldlavender
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Families, friends, dog walkers and cyclists ... our new shop and coffee bar is perfect for everyone.
Find us at 139 Reigate Road, Epsom, KT17 3DW  #smallbusiness #surreyshops #surreysmallbusiness #Epsom #MayfieldLondon
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