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Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens

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Address: 215 West K Street, Encinitas, CA 92024
Phone Number: (760) 753-2888

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Beautiful place to let go, meditate and be one with nature

The little natural nooks & crannies, koi fish, trees, flowers and the glorious view of the Pacific Ocean!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

The little natural nooks & crannies, koi fish, trees, flowers and the glorious view of the Pacific Ocean!

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San Diego, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

This review is only for the gardens. We are local, so often go to there for the beautiful views of the ocean, local plantings, koi ponds, to relax. A lovely place to take out of town guests and as it is basically right downtown and a great place to go before or after enjoying a meal along the 101.Busier on... More 

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Ashford, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

If you want glorious views of the Pacific Ocean from a hushed and vibrant garden, you must seek out this location. There are many places to be isolated and meditate and others to view the scenery. Open from 9-5, this is a perfect place to reflect on God's creation.

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Encinitas, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is one of the coolest places in Encinitas. It's gorgeously landscaped, has an incredible ocean view of Swamis and is wonderfully peaceful. Make sure to drop a little donation in one of the brown boxes.

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Chino Hills, California
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251 reviews 251 reviews
107 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Walk through and just feel calm. Great place to destress and enjoy life. Even when many people it is quiet and serene.

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Ashland, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

The beauty, serenity and delightful surprises in so many different places were so refreshing. There are several areas inviting one to stay and meditate with the ocean or the ponds with waterfalls providing nature's music. The Koi ponds were a visual delight!

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San Diego
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Beautiful grounds, scenery and spirit. A must do if you are in Encinitas. Beautiful and serene any time of year.

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Encinitas, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

A must-see& experience for all who love a peaceful, tranquil break from the goings on around town. The grounds are enchanting, well-kept, manicured, and yet not sterile. A place for meditation, reflection, reading, and observing. Go at sunset for a spectacular view.

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Seabeck, Washington, United States
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57 reviews 57 reviews
28 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I could spend half of a day here! Wonderful old plantings on both sides of a wandering path with shaded ponds filled with large koi flowing through the middle. Beautiful views out over the water, and many benches to sit and meditate or just sit. Every trip to San Diego must include a half day here...

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Broomfield, Colorado, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
11 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

well kept beautiful grounds with stunning views. not a big place and if you want to meditate go early in the morning.

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