Cascades Summer Video

A mid July look at Cascades Gardens. Cliff top view, the japanese pot garden, and flower borders. The cascade flowing into the pond make a soothing sound in front of a statue of the Buddha. The perfect spot to meditate.

read more

Group Retreats

Retreats at Cascades- for group bookings Cascades House and Gardens offers an ideal place for small group retreats in Derbyshire. The offer A meditation garden that has taken 24 years to create from the site of an old quarry, corn mill, and cliff face and is in an ideal rural...

read more

Cascades Gardens: A Spiritual Journey

Alan describes how at an early age he became in awe of nature, and describes his travels in India and Tibet. He outlines his search for life’s purpose by a visit to the Dalai Lama. He talks about how gardens can be good for our health and how it teaches...

read more

Celebrating nature, gaining peace of mind

A review of Cascades Garden's origins. Visiting Japanese gardens and learning meditation. Discovering the importance of Nature which grounds us and gives a sence of harmony and balance. Gardens and gardening can give us peace of mind.

read more

Cascades Gardens April 2020

Alan Clements talks about the development of Cascades Gardens. Starting with a jungle, he outlines the introduction of Perennial flower borders, Hellebores, Conifer rockery and the gardens that inspired him.

read more

Cascades Gardens for Meditation and Wellbeing

Listed by the Daily Mail newspaper in April 2019 as one of their top 10 most inspiring spring gardens in Britain, here is what it looks like in early April 2020. Following heavy rain over the winter, all our waterfalls and strems are in full flow. We've had a great helibore season in March, and now the garden is full the yellow blossom of Forsythia and Daffodils. There are great views from the new walkway created last summer on the hillside. Even our cat Jake is enoying the sunshine!

read more

Cascades Gardens Luxury B&B in Derbyshire

This is a section from BBC East Midlands Today that was recorded at Cascades Gardens. The section presented by Martin Fish and John Stirland traced the flow of water from pond and stream, and canal and mill race to the ruined corn mill which originated from 1750. They highlighted all the planting opportunities that this gave owners Alan and Elizabeth Clements. Using radio microphones they were also able to simultaneously present from different ends of the garden, including the valley of the garden and along the top of the 80 foot cliff!

read more