Terms and Conditions

Seaforde Gardens is a trading name of Seaforde Estate Company Limited (registered company number NI071764) whose registered office is at Seaforde House, Seaforde Demesne, Seaforde, Co. Down BT30 8PG.

These Terms and Conditions govern your use of this Website and also the terms of your entry to Seaforde Gardens and Tropical Butterflyhouse.


  • All children aged 16 and under must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
  • Once purchased, tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded, unless in the event of cancellation.
  • Season Pass holders will be subject to the Season Pass Terms and Conditions of Use below.
  • Management reserve the right of admission to all visitors, even when Season Pass membership has been purchased.
  • In the case of being unable to open due to adverse weather conditions or any other reason beyond our control, management reserve the right to transfer pre-booked tickets to another suitable date.
  • A parking area is provided. This area may only be used for parking if you are visiting Seaforde Gardens, the Tropical Butterflyhouse or the Garden House Cafe. If you leave you must take your vehicle with you. If you fail to do so, we reserve the right to have it clamped.
  • Management accepts no responsibility for possessions lost or stolen on the premises.
  • Unless otherwise indicated, all graphics, logos and commercial markings are registered trademarks. You may not use, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, distribute or modify any trademarks in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to or distribution of materials, without prior written consent.
  • No filming by drones is permitted.
  • Due to the presence of peacocks, dogs are not allowed in Seaforde Gardens or the Tropical Butterflyhouse. Dogs may be walked in the parking area but should be kept on a lead at all times and under control. You must clean up after your dog.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the Tropical Butterflyhouse.
  • No alcohol is permitted in Seaforde Gardens or in the Tropical Butterflyhouse
  • For the safety of our visitors, our staff and our wildlife it is prohibited to take any of the following into Seaforde  Estate: weapons, fireworks, smoke bombs, glass bottles, flammable liquids, bbq’s or other items that may cause injury.
  • Visitors must not pick flowers in the gardens or uproot any plants, shrubs or trees in the gardens.
  • Visitors must not climb trees in the gardens.
  • No fires are permitted in the gardens.
  • Management reserve the right to make changes to these terms & conditions at any time without prior notice.
  • By entering the Seaforde Gardens you are consenting for your image and likeness to be used in any promotional material that may be created from any photography/videography taken on the day of your visit for or on behalf of Seaforde Estate that may appear on our Website, Facebook or Instagram pages. If you do not wish to be in any photographs please inform a staff member and let the photographer know at the time of taking the picture.


  • Season Pass holders must bring their Season Pass membership card with them to gain entry to Seaforde Gardens and Tropical Butterflyhouse. Entry is only available during normal opening hours.
  • Each adult member will receive a Season Pass membership card in their name and will be required to sign the reverse of the card in order to validate it.
  • Only the person named on the Season Pass membership card can gain access with the card and they will be required to present their card to gain entry.
  • In the case of a Family Season Pass, the adult named on the card will need to be present in order to validate the entry.
  • Season Holders will be required to sign a membership register on entry and are advised to bring ID as spot checks will be undertaken.
  • The Season Pass card will only be valid for the period stated on the card
  • The 10% discount to Cafe prices is applicable only to food or drink purchased by the Season Pass card holder for the number of persons covered by the pass. For example an Adult Season Pass holder will be entitled to a 10% discount on food and drink items purchased for a single person, whereas a Family Season Pass holder will be entitled to a 10% discount on food and drink items purchased for 2 adults and 3 children only. Season Pass holders must present their membership card and ID to the Cafe in order to avail of the 10% discount. Discounts are only available during normal opening hours.
  • There is a £5 charge to replace lost, stolen or damaged cards.


By accessing the Website at https://www.seafordegardens.com, you agree to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions of the Website. In return, we hereby grant you a non-exclusive, non-assignable, non-transferable, non-sub-licensable licence to use our Website solely to view our Website pages and content.

While we hope you will enjoy browsing on our Website, you expressly acknowledge and agree that you are not permitted to download, print off, copy, sketch, replicate or otherwise use any (or any part) of the images, photographs or content on our Website without first obtaining our written consent.

You also agree not to (a) access (or attempt to access) any part of our Website by any means other than through the interface that is provided by us; (b) access (or attempt to access) any part of our Website through automated means, including use of scripts, robots, spiders, scrapers or web crawlers; (c) take any action that imposes, or may impose (in each case at our sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (d) (save to the extent permitted by governing law) copy, duplicate, reproduce, rent, lease, loan, sell, trade, resell, modify, create derivative works, distribute or publicly display any part of our Website without prior written consent from us; (e) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of our Website or any related activities conducted by us; (f) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to our Website; (g) attempt to reverse engineer, decompile or otherwise seek to obtain access to any source code in our Website; and (h) engage in any activity that interferes with or disrupts our Website, or the servers and networks that are connected with our Website.


Our Website includes many photographs, images and texts in which we (or our licensors) hold copyright. In addition, our trademarks and brands can also be seen on the Website. Any rights referred to above as well as any other intellectual property rights included in or displayed on our Website, whether registered or not and any goodwill in the same, is altogether, the “Seaforde Estate IP”. You acknowledge that we own or licence all legal rights, title and interest in each case in the Seaforde Estate IP and that nothing in these terms and conditions shall be deemed to transfer or assign any of the Seaforde Estate IP to you.


If you provide us with any information which includes data by which you or another person can be identified (any such data, “Personal Data”), you are agreeing that we may use that information in accordance with the terms of our privacy notice, which can be accessed here. This might include information which you send to us, or information which we learn from your use of our Website.

By providing us with any Personal Data you are warranting and representing to us that you have all necessary authority and consents requires at law to transfer the data to us for use in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

From time to time we may change the terms of our privacy policy, so we would recommend that you review it each time before you transfer any Personal Data to us.

We use cookies on our Website. To learn about what cookies we use, please have a look at our cookies policy, which can be accessed.


Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall exclude or limit any warranty or liability to the extent that the same may not be lawfully excluded or limited by applicable law, including liability for fraud or for death or personal injury caused by its negligence.

In respect of your use of our Website, there are no conditions, warranties, representations or other terms, express or implied, that are binding on us except as specifically stated in these Terms and Conditions (including implied warranties and conditions or merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement). Any condition, warranty, representation or other terms concerning the supply of our Website which might otherwise be implied into or incorporated in these Terms and Conditions, or any collateral contract, whether by statute, common law or otherwise, is hereby excluded to the fullest extent permitted by law.

While we will use every effort to ensure that our Website is available to you, you expressly understand that use of our Website relies on an internet connection being sustained and the appropriate equipment being maintained. As such, you expressly understand and so agree that your use of our Website is ‘as is’ and ‘as available’.

In particular, we do not represent or warrant to you that:

  • your use of our Website (including its use in conjunction with any other software) will meet your requirements, or that your use of our Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or free from error defects in the operation or functionality of our Website;
  • any information obtained by you as a result of your use of our Website will be accurate or reliable; and
  • that defects in the operation or functionality of our Website will be corrected, rectified or remedied.

Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained or accessed through your use of our Website is done so at your own discretion and risk, and you will be solely responsible for any damage, loss or prejudice to your computer system or other device or loss of data that result from the download or access of any such material.

No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or any of our subsidiaries, affiliates, officials, employees or personnel, or through or from our Website shall create any warranty not expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions. All such liability is excluded to the fullest extent permitted by the law.

You expressly understand and agree that we and our licensors shall not be liable to you for:

  • any indirect, special, incidental or consequential loss or damage which may arise in respect of your use of our Website and/or its non-availability;
  • loss of profit, business revenue, goodwill and anticipated savings;
  • any trading or other losses which you may incur as a result of use of or reliance upon any content on our Website;
  • the deletion of, corruption of, or failure to store, any content and other communications data maintained or transmitted by or through your use of our Website; or
  • any effect which use of our Website may have on any software you use.

Subject to the clauses above, our aggregate liability to you in respect of any loss or damage suffered by you and arising out of or in connection with your, and/or any third party’s use of our Website shall not exceed £1.

You acknowledge and agree that since our Website is provided to you free of charge, the exclusions and limitations in this clause are reasonable.


Seaforde Estate Company Limited may revise these terms of use for its Website at any time, without notice. By using this Website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.


Gift vouchers cannot be returned, or otherwise redeemed for cash. When a gift voucher is redeemed the remaining value will be returned as a standard transaction.


Any claim relating to these terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of Northern Ireland without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

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