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Bloedel Reserve

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Address: Bainbridge Island, WA
Phone Number: 206-842-7631
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Spectacular Gardens and Landscape

Whenever I come to Bainbridge Island, I make sure to visit Bloedel. The amazing gardens and landscaping are truly world class. This is Bainbridge Island's gem.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

Whenever I come to Bainbridge Island, I make sure to visit Bloedel. The amazing gardens and landscaping are truly world class. This is Bainbridge Island's gem.

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San Clemente, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

There is a bus that can take you to the reserve from the ferry stop for a few dollars. The reserve itself is a pleasant place to enjoy an afternoon and take in the scenery

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Makawao, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

If you happen to be in the Seattle area, do yourself a favor by visiting one of the best gardens in the world. Easy walking paths make for a enjoyment activity that the entire family can enjoy.

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Perth, Australia
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25 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We stumbled upon this hidden gem whilst getting to know our "favourite" island near Seattle - Bainbridge Island. We were whisked off there by bus from the ferry terminal by a very friendly driver whose role in life seemed to be to help everyone he met! Arriving at Bloedel we were admitted and set off along a well marked trail... More 

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Gig Harbor
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

My husband and I truly enjoyed the Bloedel Reserve. So beautiful we can not wait to go back. The admission was $15.00 per person and well worth the admission cost. Sunday was busy so we had to park in the overflow parking. No big deal and even with all the people it was not crowded. There was no more than... More 

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The Bloedel Reserve is a hidden secret tucked away on Bainbridge Island. If you ever visited the Bouchart Gardens in Victoria or any world class gardens, the Bloedel is the place to visit. A ten minute ride from the Bainbridge ferries takes you to a Disneyland of gardens. Spectacular in every sense of the word. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Love going to Bloedel for hikes throughout the year. Marking the seasons by the foliage and blooms is a favorite pastime and the reserve is lovely. As a member, being able to take out of town guests is a delight and attending events and concerts is a huge plus. Great place for families, couples or solo walking and contemplation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 via mobile

Bloedel reserve is definitely worth the trek over to bainbridge island. Take the Washington state ferry over 8.00 round trip per person. Then the biride bus for 2.00 per person will drive you out to the reserve. The walk around the reserve is 2 miles and if you are a photographer like me it will take over an hour to... More 

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Snoqualmie, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Bloedel Reserve is an incredible 150 acres of land with diverse "areas" in its borders. At one moment, I imagine happily running around in the open fields as a child, the next climbing big native trees, then fishing or watching the wildlife at the shores of a pond in the woods. And that was only the first 1/4 of my... More 

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Davis, CA
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

A "Do Not Miss" experience. The grounds are beautiful with a excellent house. Well worth the admission.

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