About Us

Leading Garden Centre and Landscape Contractors

Fernhill Garden Centre is a family run business that was established in 1978 by the Reid Family. It has developed and grown rapidly in the past 10 years to become recognized as one of Ireland’s leading garden centres and Landscape Contractors. Fernhill prides itself on the quality and value of its services and product range with exceptional attention to detail in delivering these services. 

Assortment Fernhill

Fernhill Garden Centre offers many garden products and services spread over five acres of display grounds. Our product range includes a large selection of plants, trees, garden furniture, BBQs, indoor plants, pots, gifts, garden care products, pond equipment, garden furniture and many more. Fernhill also provides additional services, including free garden advice from our horticultural experts and a comprehensive range of garden design services offered by our award-winning landscaping contractors. We have free on-site parking, a free gift-wrapping service and an in-store restaurant serving a range of hot meals and beverages daily.


Our garden centre in Athlone is easily accessible from Athlone, Ballinasloe, Moate and Hodson Bay. Situated on a 9-acre site, east of the River Shannon on the Longford Road on the outskirts of Athlone. Conveniently located just 500 meters from the M6 motorway Junction 10, Fernhill is only one hour from Dublin and 45 minutes from Galway. Our garden centre is wheelchair-friendly, which makes us easily accessible for everyone!

Our On-site Restaurant

Fernhill is more than just a garden centre. We also house a fantastic restaurant to enjoy coffee, tea, sandwiches, and hot meals. Our restaurant Savoury Fare is the on-site big restaurant offering freshly made meals, fresh bread and coffees throughout the day.

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Top Brands

Fernhill stocks a huge range of pots, homeware, giftware, mature trees, BBQs, and garden furniture, along with all your garden essentials. We sell well-known international brands such as Weber, Kettler, Leisuregrow, LifestyleGarden and Alexander Rose. Besides international brands, we also stock a large range of local Irish brands like Shannonbridge Pottery, Ballyshane wooden boards and Deborah Donnelly art. 

COVID-19 rules

As we are still dealing with the Corona crisis, we kindly ask you to follow the rules in our garden centre. At any time, the health, safety and wellbeing of our customers and team members are our utmost priority. We must do the right thing by the communities we live and work in to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We have implemented stringent procedures and taken the necessary steps as part of the Government Return to Work Protocol and the latest Public Health Advice.

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