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Charming little place

Love this place, beautiful rose garden, it has been flooded this year, still not 100% the same in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
Still flooded by the water in early July

Nice gardens but be aware high lake levels in the spring can last a long time. The waterfront is... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
Oakville, Canada
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1306 Lakeshore Rd E, Oakville, Ontario L6J 1L6, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place, beautiful rose garden, it has been flooded this year, still not 100% the same in July but still beautiful with 2 ponds now with blooming water lilies, duck families, nice to relax and enjoy the lake & beautiful flowers of all colors.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

Nice gardens but be aware high lake levels in the spring can last a long time. The waterfront is still off limits as of June 30 and if you were sitting on the benches closest to shore you would have wet feet. Some flowers yet...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

Such a beautifully kept garden. If you are lucky the swans are there to watch the babies. Stunning waterfront views great fof family shots

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

Gairloch consists of beautiful gardens attached to an art gallery. Its lakefront location adds to its attraction. I especially enjoy it when the roses are in bloom late spring through early summer. Expect photo sessions of wedding parties, as well.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

Get out of the house and go for a walk on this magnificent lakefront property. It’s wonderful to experience the history of Oakville and the Town is doing a great job with the upkeep. A MUST see!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ssnbc
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Gairloch Garden is an elegant and beautiful small garden. To the local, it is the morning running or evening walking place in the warm days.To visitors, it is a must-see attraction in the town. The small English style garden has its own charms in all...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Grace C
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Small beautiful garden which is worth spending an hour in with beautiful view of the lake. Free parking but not a huge one. Nice small event place for small family gatherings.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I love Gairloch Gardens very much. It's best at spring/summer seasons. The town is doing a great job to keep all the flowers beautiful. Also a great photo shooting location.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

This park is located in the central part pf Oakville but close to Lake Ontario. It was built only 8+ years ago and has wonderful walks near amazing, colourful, flower lined walks! The Rose gardens are particularly enjoyable. It is a great break from the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

My wife & I visit this place as much as we can as it is so nice to rose garden and sit by the lake we were so sad when the weather wrecked the park a little we look forward to when it is all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Clara E
May 26, 2018|
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Response from dtvl | Reviewed this property |
Somehow, I seem to think they are intended to be walked vs. cycled. There are sections along the path where you can stop and enjoy a particular garden (eg. rose garden).
May 8, 2018|
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Response from brontesassy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the gardens are free of charge and so is parking
March 8, 2018|
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Response from bjeanToronto | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others - dogs on leashes are allowed.