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Washington Oaks Gardens State Park

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Address: 6400 N. Oceanshore Boulevard, Palm Coast, FL 32137
Phone Number: (386) 446-6780
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Beautiful gardens

Washington Oaks has beautiful gardens year round, my favorite is the Rosegarden. The Intercoastal waterway was a nice treat

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

Washington Oaks has beautiful gardens year round, my favorite is the Rosegarden. The Intercoastal waterway was a nice treat

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

I didn't get to spend a lot of time as I had hoped, but the little time I spent in the formal gardens was breathtaking. I hope to go back again soon and explore even more!

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Dunedin, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

A treasure....formal gardens complete with decorative ponds and bridges and a circular rose garden in the middle of real Florida Flora that is so green given proximity to Ocean. Former home of Young...a past CEO of GE whose wife was a self-made millionaire at age 19. Their modest home is a local museum. AS you leave the park, go across... More 

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Palm Coast, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We had so much fun walking around, checking out all of the nature! We have been here in the past, great time.

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Renton, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We went on the state park’s ranger’s tour of the coquina rock beach at the Washington Oaks Gardens State Park. It was a great tour! Coquina is a soft rock made of ancient marine reefs and limestone and it is found in only few places – a few sites on the southern coast of the United States and in New... More 

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is a Florida State Park that is split in half by A1A. On the east side is the beach with clear waters, natural coquina formations and great place to body board! On the west side is a botanical garden, and SEVERAL picnic pavilions around a playground with charcoal grills available for use. There is also a trail to the... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

You get old Florida nature feel and still be near a beach...as a matter of fact the beach is across the street.

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Williamstown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stopped here for our daughter who loves flowers. This is a nice small park with a small garden. Unfortunately, the roses were roped off. Since it was early spring, a lot of things were not in bloom. Still, it was pretty and a nice escape from all the tourist attractions.

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Daytona Beach, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

If you are in Central Florida and want a good family outing, without all the crowds and dollars, take a drive on I95 and see Washington Oaks State Park. The park is between the Atlantic Ocean and the Matanzas River. Make sure to pack a lunch then walk or bike the trails of the beautiful park. The property was once... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We had a wonderful time taking in the lush scenery! The rose gardens are beautiful! I loved the swampy little pavilion area. We saw a lot of small wildlife!

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