The Pavilion Garden Centre, nestled in the picturesque village of Ballygarvan, just outside Cork City is Cork’s favourite destination for everything you need to help your garden come to life. We hope that our displays of garden plants and products, showing them in use, are a helpful impetus to new and exciting ideas.

We have a huge selection of plants, shrubs & specimen trees on display and The Pavilion Garden Centre is bursting with colour and inspirational ideas. Wade through the scented lanes of seasonal flowering plants, browse and test our garden furniture and paving displays for yourself under our warm sunny glasshouses, pick a native or fruit tree from our extensive range or spice up a deck or drive with one of our specially selected pots and planters. Specialist staff are on hand to provide well directed tips and hints and as always we are always glad to help with anything you may need.

So, if you have plans for your garden – maybe some new garden furniture, a water feature or some new trees The Pavilion Garden Centre is the perfect place to visit.

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Every visit to the Pavilion is an experience to savour. Our Country Store is full of wonderful gift ideas, unique and elegant curiosities hand picked from around the world, that are sure to inspire your imagination and bring a sparkle to your home. While visiting you can enjoy hearty, home-cooked food in The Pavilion Café, made fresh and in-house, everyday, from locally sourced ingredients.


At The Pavilion Garden Centre Cork, part of our philosophy is to share our knowledge and expertise with the gardening community and help everyone to enjoy and get the most out of their garden. Our expert horticulturalist advisors are always on hand to help advise and assist you with any questions you may have. Pop down and visit us or ask your question in our gardening forum.

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Landscape Garden Design

Our landscaping Cork team is experienced and equipped to provide any any aspect of landscaping you need:

  • Garden Design
  • Hard & Soft Landscaping
  • Maintenance
  • Contract Growing
  • Specialist plant sourcing
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Our belief in providing quality, design led and innovative products means we choose only the best quality garden furniture always available in the latest designs. Our range of Neptune furniture can be seen and tried at our extensive showrooms in Ballygarvan or for a quick overview, visit our Garden Furniture page.

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Specimen Trees & Shrubs

Sometimes the perfect garden calls for the perfect plant! We travel the globe, far and wide to source specialist plants and trees to satisfy the most discerning of garden lovers. Whether you’ve seen it somewhere in a magazine, online or our horticulturalists have suggested it, we all know that the perfect garden must have the perfect specimen plant. Thats where The Pavilion Garden Centre Cork comes in. We maintain a database of specialist growers and nurseries from around the world so when you need it, we can get it.

Specimen trees and shrubs from The Pavilion Garden Centre

Large selection of Pottery

Selection of Pottery from The Pavilion Garden Centre

At The Pavilion Garden Centre we have a large selection of pottery sourced from all over the world. With styles & sizes to suit any garden, an afternoon could easily be well spent deciding on what to choose for that bare spot on your terrace, patio or deck.

Our selection is drawn from many different influences and we regularly dispatch our enthusiastic buyers to source the newest styles and material for you. You can get your pottery in many different materials these days from traditional clay pottery to the latest ceramics and metals.

Visit our Paving Display

Paving Displays at The Pavilion Garden CentreThe Pavilion Garden Centre is Cork’s leading independent supplier for a wide range of quality paving products.

Our range includes Natural Building Stone, paving blocks, paving flags, walling and garden accessories. In addition to these products we also offer a superior range of landscaping products suited to domestic and commercial/industrial projects. Our paving, walling and landscaping products are proud to be a member of the Guaranteed Irish family of brands.

At The Pavilion, Ballygarvan we have significantly expanded our product range and increased the choice of product finishes to the extent that we have the largest choice of colours, finishes and hard landscaping product lines in Ireland. Our product range continues to grow and we are always interested in finding new and exciting products to enhance your garden or landscaping project.

Our showroom and landscaped display gardens are a great way to see our products and get a feel for how they will blend into your existing garden or new project. We believe that the best way to showcase our superb range is in real and varied settings. That’s why at our Display Centre in Ballygarvan you’ll find our products thoughtfully landscaped into a number of professionally designed themed gardens.

Our products appear not only in homes and gardens across Cork and Ireland but also in its streetscapes, townscapes and cityscapes. Some of Cork’s most high profile building and landscaping projects have been supplied by the Pavilion.

Our very own Plant Nursery

Plants at The Pavilion Garden Centre Nursery

The Pavilion Garden Centre in Cork is renowned for its large and varied selection of Specimen Trees and Shrubs. We can source almost any species of tree, shrub plant or bulb for you. But did you know we have made significant investment in our own nursery in order to bring you the best quality plants throughout the season.

Our unique ‘Ebb & Flow’ system provides the optimum growing conditions for our plants ensuring great root development and profuse flowering. All this care and attention means that when you buy a plant from The Pavilion Garden Centre, you’re buying a happy plant.

And happy plants mean happy gardeners!

Leisure Learning Programme

The Pavilion Garden Centre Leisure Learning ProgrammePart of our mission at The Pavilion Garden Centre is to share our knowledge and expertise with our customers and the community. To this end, we developed our Leisure Learning Programme. This is a series of talks and classes held throughout the year on topics as varied as planting and pruning to crafts and cooking. New classes and talks are announced regularly and you can see the full list of upcoming talks on our Leisure Learning Page.

As well as talks and classes from our resident experts, we are always interested in facilitating people who have valuable and relevant information that they would like to share with the wider community. If you are interested in giving a talk or demonstration at The Pavilion Garden Centre we would love to help. Get in touch with us on the number below and ask for Charlie or Deborah.

Visit our Leisure Learning Page for more information
Call us on 021 4888134

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