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Sayen House and Gardens

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Address: 155 Hughes Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08690
Phone Number: 609-587-7356
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A beautiful place for a spring time walk

Sayen Gardens, brought to life years ago from a wooded abandoned house in Hamilton Square is a wonderful place to visit for a lovely walk, a family photo or a little picnic in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Sayen Gardens, brought to life years ago from a wooded abandoned house in Hamilton Square is a wonderful place to visit for a lovely walk, a family photo or a little picnic in the park. It is beautifully maintained and grows a little each year with the addition of adjoining properties. The original azalea and rhododendrons newly planted perennials and... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I didn't know that this park/garden existed. A friend mentioned and I visited this beautiful garden in May 2015. The azeleas were in full bloom with Rodo's were just beginning. The garden is wonderful with lots of birds chirping and if you visit on a relatively cooler day, you will enjoy your walk in the garden.The admission is free and... More 

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Chicagoland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

In a modest sized park in suburban Hamilton, New Jersey, one finds a splendid collection of Azaleas all in bloom in mid-May (there are Rhododendrons as well, but they bloom later). For these weeks I can think of no greater treat than walking in this garden. The garden is also available for weddings, showers, and the like. The citizens of... More 

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Marathon Shores, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

I was invited to a family affair at the Sayen House, the food was great and the service was impeccable, the staff really cares about the presentation and the quality of service. The gardens are nice to walk around and get that break that is needed when being overwhelmed by family. I really enjoyed the day.

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robinsville, nj
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Probably when the trees are in bloom and the flowers appear it is a lot more exciting. Still a nice place to visit.

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Kennebunk, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Sayen Gardens is enjoyable throughout the year if you love quiet nature walks, but we're coming up on that special time of year when the place is ablaze with color. First come the daffodils and tulips. Before long it's the azaleas, lilacs, and flowering trees. And then it's the rhododendron. Bring your kids, your visitors from out of town, your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The former house of Fred Sayen who loved flowers, apparently. Many varieties all around the park. The little lake now has an operating fountain with a 'balcony" over the water for taking pictures.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

This is a great place for pictures all of the kids use it for prom and any dance they also hold a festival there around Mother's Day weekend. I have been there all different times of the year and it is always picture perfect

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Cape May, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Depending on season of course, just an incredible property to visit. If visiting the area for Grounds For Sculpture from April to October make this part of your trip!

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New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Went there for a baby shower last week. The place is very cute but cramped. We had a good time. There were about 65 people and it seemed to work out well. The food was exceptional for a buffet style lunch. The wait staff did seem a bit anxious to clear the tables but I would still rate this place... More 

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Address: 155 Hughes Drive, Hamilton, NJ 08690
Phone Number: 609-587-7356
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Hamilton

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