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very inspirational when thinking of a new garden

We enjoyed our visit to the gardens of Appeltern, which although it is a commercial enterprise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
werdlerswereld
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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I enjoyed walking through the different gardens. The whisper tour was an excellent way to learn... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Josie S
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London, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our visit to the gardens of Appeltern, which although it is a commercial enterprise offered enough inspiration and ideas for our own garden. You can see a lot of effort and energy is used to create this rather unique place. Only thing we...More

Thank werdlerswereld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this Appeltern is consistent of 200 different types of gardens. Every garden is unique and very beautiful. you can also use the audio guide to understand the different concept of each garden. the Asian style very impressive. like Japanese, Korean and Hindi style. they also...More

Thank Ariel H
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I enjoyed walking through the different gardens. The whisper tour was an excellent way to learn about each garden. The restaurant was clean and the coffee was great.

Thank Josie S
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Surroundings to get there are already pretty (travelled on dykes) . Good directions to reach the place (close to a century old steam pumping station) . The actual exhibition was even better than their website impressions - the audio tool they provide foc is a...More

1  Thank NLxpat
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I have a hard time keeping up with my garden, but this is huge. I especially like the island with room for children to play. It gives them an escape. I am sure your experience will depend on the time you visit in the year....More

1  Thank KajakRoute
Reviewed 28 September 2016

with over 200 show gardens in 200 acres of grounds, this is worth a day trip. So many unusual, quirky designs and ideas; around every corner there is something different and new to experience. Even for non-gardeners, this is a magical world to 'escape' to...More

Thank MWheatley
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

As an earlier reviewer wrote, this is a must for all garden lovers. I was here a few years ago, and now they have doubled the size, with model gardens, lounge gardens, balcony gardens, veg garden, play garden and many more. I planned to spend...More

1  Thank brian s
Reviewed 12 August 2016

The gardens definitely keep abreast with the times. The entrance has been revamped with a nice shop. You can make a whisper round. This give you additional information. This is included in the price. We visited the garden in early August. Summer bloomers also were...More

Thank Arhen
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Wonderful day out! The sun shone and the gardens were a joy to behold in all their glory, teeming with bees, insects, butterflies, birds and loads of frog and pond life. You need a full day and good walking shoes to do the place justice!...More

2  Thank cityfan097
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We have just visited the gardens and fortunately the weather was perfect.It is a good day out with lots to see and do.Many different styles of garden and lots of frogs.A bit expensive.

Thank John T
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