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Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens

4990 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL 32696-6683
+1 352-529-0055
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Insanely Beautiful!

What a fantastic place!!! We spent 2 hours roaming around, I just could not get enough.. Even... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bonnie B
Beautiful!

We started the day in attempt to check out Devil's Den, but after only being open 30 minutes, there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
andrie2017
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Tampa, Florida
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We are a botanical garden set in a 100 year old limerock quarry. We offer guided tours included in admission and offer discounted rates for children, groups and active duty military. We have hundreds of plants species, dozens of gardens and several waterfalls, bridges and simply breathtaking views. As a non-profit we strive to educate our guests and promote sustainability and conservation.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hidden gem” (11 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (4 reviews)
“koi fish” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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4990 NE 180th Ave, Williston, FL 32696-6683
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+1 352-529-0055
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"hidden gem"
in 11 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 4 reviews
"koi fish"
in 4 reviews
"old quarry"
in 5 reviews
"small children"
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"rock quarry"
in 3 reviews
"the lower level"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
in 3 reviews
"enjoy the scenery"
in 3 reviews
"guided tour"
in 3 reviews
"open to the public"
in 3 reviews
"day trip"
in 6 reviews
"love nature"
in 3 reviews
"almost hours"
in 3 reviews
"rocking chairs"
in 3 reviews
"exotic plants"
in 2 reviews
"difficulty walking"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

What a fantastic place!!! We spent 2 hours roaming around, I just could not get enough.. Even though the water level was very high and we were not able to walk the lower paths,,, what we did see was Beautiful. Fantastic place.. Only issue I...More

Thank Bonnie B
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! We are waiting on a quote for the road as we speak. We may only be able to do a little at at time though. Thank you!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We started the day in attempt to check out Devil's Den, but after only being open 30 minutes, there was already a 4 hour wait there so we skipped it and went next door to Cedar Lake Woods & Gardens. Entering the property is a...More

Thank andrie2017
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank yu for the wonderful review and we look forward to your next visit! Have fun with your photography!

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Go here and skip Devil's Den! We killed almost 2 hours here while on the waiting list at Devil's Den. It was beautiful and serene. Living here in Orlando, I didn't know we had such natural beauty. The lady at the entrance was very nice...More

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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Thank you for supporting us KashLea!

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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first time visiting this garden and I found it to be a hidden beauty. There was a festival the day we visited so I'm sure it was much busier than usual but it was really so much fun! The gardens are beautiful...More

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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

A converted quarry, flowers are beautiful. Very interesting, would be hard to navigate for handicap people

Thank Andrea P
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you for visiting!

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

This is the perfect day trip for anyone who wants to spend a few hours outside. We had a nice time walking around the garden and taking pictures. There are many photo opportunities along the different trails that are all circling the quarry. The $12.00...More

2  Thank Alexanderia C
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for visiting!

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Beautiful garden and water park. lots of different plants and lots of waterfalls. Great way to spend a couple of hours on a nice spring or fall day.

1  Thank nmp66
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

It is out in the middle of the boonies, but a pleasant surprise. It was a quarry; now it’s a little like a mystical paradise: exotic plants, koi ponds, bridges and waterfalls - oh my! It’s really very pretty, albeit mostly man-made. We spent a...More

1  Thank Day_Tripper_2008
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for visiting!

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

What a beautiful place! We wanted to go to the festival and it was everything and more then we expected it to be. Need to go back to see the Eagles nest. Think that was the only thing I didn't get a photo of!

1  Thank Lagar_7
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Thank you for visiting!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Not sure what I was expecting but most of this is in a small are that has way to much man made stuff. I thought it would be more of a nature, natural area. To be honest we came when they were having a spring...More

1  Thank Margaret S
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Lori W, Manager at Cedar Lakes Woods And Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

With your admission, you are welcome to explore the woods and pastures as well. Thank you for visiting!

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batsrus
27 April 2018|
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Response from KCConstantine4 | Reviewed this property |
No, I wouldn’t recommend it.
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moret1
28 February 2017|
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Response from Lori W | Property representative |
The road into the Garden's is not paved. It's an old and bumpy mining road, but it's well worth the trip! The exit road is dirt and a bit smoother!
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Rickie D
12 February 2017|
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Response from Lori W | Property representative |
Yes we allow dogs. Please let me know you are coming in so I can put my dog up.
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