Haskins Garden Centre West End

We look forward to welcoming you to Haskins Garden Centre where friendly help and expert advice awaits you.

Haskins Garden Centre West End, Mansbridge Road,
Gaters Hill, West End, Southampton SO18 3HW
Tel: 02380 472324 email: enquiries@haskins.co.uk

Opening hours

Monday to Wednesday9.00am – 6.00pm
Thursday to Friday9.00am – 8.00pm
Saturday9.00am – 6.00pm
Sunday10.30am* – 4.30pm
NOTE: Café / Restaurant closes 1 hour before the Garden Centre.
*Sundays, open for viewing from 10.00am. Open every day except Christmas Day and Easter Sunday. We are open from 9am on all Bank Holidays.

In-centre facilities

Free Parking



Costa Coffee

Play Area

Dogs Welcome
(Garden centre only)

Plant Advice

Free wi-fi

Baby bottle
& food warming


Baby changing
*Available in both male and female toilets

How to find us


Take a virtual tour


  1. Take the airport exit off M27 (J5).
  2. Eastbound: take 2nd exit at traffic lights towards Eastleigh / Airport.
  3. Westbound: take 4th exit at traffic lights.
  4. At the next roundabout take the 2nd exit over railway bridge, keeping right.
  5. Take 3rd exit at the following roundabout under the motorway passing the Ford Transit factory.
  6. At the next roundabout take the first exit (A27).
  7. Continue for 1½ miles passing the White Swan pub and R&R Motors until you drive up a steep hill.
  8. Haskins Garden Centre is on the right at the brow of the hill.

Bus stop information

The centre is on a bus route with a bus stop a short distance away (approx 2 or 3 minute walk). There are three bus companies servicing this route.

Velvet bus company (previously called Solent Blueline): www.velvetbus.co.uk
Bus A runs Monday to Friday every half hour. Weekends it is hourly and Bank Holidays it is every hour apart from a 2 hour gap between 12 and 2pm

First bus company:
– Bus 16A runs Monday to Friday every hour from 07.06 until 14.06
– Saturday every hour from 9.06 to 14.06
– No service on Sunday

Xelabus operate an hourly X4 service between Eastleigh, Parkway, West End and Hedge End stopping outside Haskins Garden Centre on Mansbridge Road. On Saturdays the service is every 120 minutes. On Sundays and Public Holidays First bus run same service known as Service A and this runs hourly.
For more details contact Xelabus on 02380 644715

Onsite concessions

The UK’s largest chain of dedicated Arts and Crafts Superstores.

Garden Building Centre
Offering a range of sheds, summer houses, storage units and assorted outhouses.

Swan Pool and Spa Centre
023 804 66077 www.swanpools.co.uk


Award winning garden centre

We are proud to announce that Haskins West End has recently received awards in the following categories at the South Thames GCA awards:

- Entrance- Outdoor Living- Bedding and Patio Plants
- Facilities for Disabled- Indoor Living- Catering
- Customer Service Points- Growing Media- Garden Centre Staff
- Checkout area- Indoor Lifestyle- Highly Commended Garden Centre
- Garden Care

Our nominated charity for 2017




West End Restaurant

West End Restaurant

“Visiting a Haskins Garden Centre is more than just a shopping trip, it’s a culinary experience!” Enjoy a Family Sunday Lunch or just join us for a Cup of Costa Coffee and a tasty pastry at our 600 seater* restaurant in West End. * 460 inside & 140 outside seats *Kids Pick ‘n’ mix Meal… Continue Reading

Forthcoming events

Haskins Pancake Day

Haskins Pancake Day

Two pancakes served with your favourite topping £3.95 Served all day on Shrove Tuesday 28th February only Choice of toppings • Chocolate & Orange • Lemon & Sugar • Maple Syrup • Strawberry & Cream • Golden Syrup   Continue Reading

National Nest Box Week

National Nest Box Week

Please help give our British birds a home As many of our natural nest sites are disappearing put up a nest box and help give our British birds a home. Here are a couple of easy tips to help with planning the best position for your nest box. • Face boxes between north and east… Continue Reading

Expert talk at Haskins West End

Expert talk at Haskins West End

Extend your growing season with earlier planting and a later harvest. Pippa Greenwood is a highly trained botanist and well known gardening expert. She has run the plant pathology department at RHS Wisley, appeared regularly on television, written best-selling gardening books, is a regular panellist for a well-known gardening radio show, and a passionate Grow-Your-Own… Continue Reading

Latest News

Haskins Garden Centres creates Christmas wreath to boost memories

Haskins Garden Centres creates Christmas wreath to boost memories

The team at Haskins Garden Centres has launched six unique ideas for indoor Christmas wreaths which can be created at home – including a memory wreath containing photographs and snippets from the past. Alasdair Urquhart, plant advisor at Haskins Garden Centre in Ferndown, said: “Christmastime is often when people reflect on the years gone by,… Continue Reading

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