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Jardins de Alfabia

Ctra Palma _ Soller Km 17, 07110 Bunyola, Majorca, Spain
34 971 613 123
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Ranked #2 of 4 Attractions in Bunyola
Type: Gardens
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
19 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

The gardens were a real find. Quiet, peaceful and full of interest. We spent a couple of enjoyable hours there on a hot afternoon. Plenty of other visitors at the time, but the place is big enough to find peace in some spot.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We discovered this from the Rough Guide and it was well worth the trip. The bus from Port de Soller to Palma stops right outside the entrance (1.6E). The gardens themselves are beautiful and a reminder of the Moorish influence on Spain. There's a lovely little cafe serving fresh orange juice (2E) and of course cerveza. Wandering among the palms,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My mum and Dad both have walking issues and found the entrance,court yard and house difficult. No hand rails or ramps. They didn't even attempt the garden. I was therefore very disappointed that there was no reduction in price for disabled or elderly folk. My teenage children liked the water feature, and got very wet, which was most welcoming on... More

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american living in paris
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77 reviews 77 reviews
10 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stopped at the gardens after an early morning flight while on our way to Soller. We felt as if we were all alone and enjoyed fresh-squeezed orange juice and strong coffee while we watched the ducks in the small pond. One of the gardeners turned on the spray fountains for us so that we could experience the arbor mist.

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The gardens of Alfabia are not the largest or most spectacular Moorish-style gardens in Spain, but they are one of the best executed. The gardens are quite small, but my wife and I still managed to spend two hours and possibly could have spent longer. We went on a rather hot August day (low to mid-30s Celsius), but as with... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Yes, it costs a lot compared to other things on the island, but we thought it was worth the money. The gardens are very nice and calm. One can relax and take amazing pictures. We liked our bit of time there. Go in the evening and there won´t be many people.

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Windsor UK
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20 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Don't be put off by the location, just off the main Palma-Soller road by the toll booth. Once you are through the gates, you enter a peaceful estate. The smallish garden has a number of Moorish touches and includes an impressive arbour with water jets (no one can resist pressing the button to make the jets come on). The garden... More

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Glasgow, Scotland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Lush, cool oasis of a garden. Lovely place to visit on a hot day. Small but beautiful and plenty to enjoy. Would return.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Very highly recommended. Lots of shady spots. Popular place for painters. Kids will love the water feature and the goats.

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Playa Blanca, Spain
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Like many others we revisited the lovely garden at Alfabia, which is located just before the tunnel on the Palma- Soller road. There are many excellent reviews of the place. But not everyone knows that a few miles south, just of the same road near the Santa Maria roundabout, is the entrance to RAIXA, a beautiful old Majorca estate with... More

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