Rent the “Garden Cottage” at Hershey Gardens!

Whether it’s a child’s birthday or a special event, celebrate it surrounded by beauty at Hershey Gardens! Bring your group to enjoy two hours in the picturesque Garden Cottage and its quaint patio, which sits on a hill overlooking the gardens. Rental prices are $75 for Gardens members, $100 for non-members.

Renting the Garden Cottage Also Includes:

The Garden Cottage sits on a hill overlooking the gardens, just north of the Conservatory.
  • A group rate for event guests: $10 for juniors and $13 for adults.
  • $75 deposit required to reserve. Deposit is refundable if reservation is canceled at least 48 hours in advance.
  • Event guests are welcome to visit the Butterfly Atrium and explore the Gardens during and after the event, during normal operating hours.
  • Renters may bring their own desserts, snacks and beverages.
  • A variety of catering options are available through our exclusive caterer, Lisa’s Cafe on Chocolate. Please contact them directly at 717.508.1729. Please note that all food items must stay inside the Garden Cottage.

The following items are not permitted:

  • Balloons and glitter
  • Sports equipment and toys
  • Alcoholic beverages

Email or call Vera Kolstrom for more information or to check availability: or 717.508.5970.

Featuring french doors and a stone terrace, the Garden Cottage was originally built in 1938 as the Hershey Estates Gardeners Sales Shop and Office.