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Jardin de la Alpujarra

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Well worth a visit but no open every day- These people are top class gardeners

Not so easy to find but well worth the effort. Be careful as the sign on the main road is small and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sam b
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County Cork, Ireland
Wood burning oven cookery Course

You don’t need to be a chef to enjoy this event I would highly recommend the wood fired oven... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2018
csothers
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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A garden located in the high Alpujarras of Granada open to visitors, see website for opening times www.jardinalpujarra.com. This delightful garden, situated on the southern slopes of the mighty Sierra Nevada, combines a range of bright flowering...more
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Ctra Atalbeitar, Km 0.2 | Cortijo Opazo, 18415 Portugos, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not so easy to find but well worth the effort. Be careful as the sign on the main road is small and parking in the gardens is tight. We were delighted with our visit - Robert and William have been developing these gardens for 12...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

You don’t need to be a chef to enjoy this event I would highly recommend the wood fired oven cookery course for a very relaxed day with excellent hosts who describe how the oven is built, how you use and cook in it. You get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited this garden on our organised tour of the Alpujarras. What a gorgeous place run by two Englishmen Robert and William who could not have made us more welcome. We wandered round the garden which has a wonderful relaxing feeling especially in the gorgeous...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you for your kind comments, we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you for a return visit someday.

Reviewed June 1, 2018

What a magical place this is. A horticultural gem set in the mountains created and run by two of the friendliest people you could wish to meet. Robert and William made our group feel extremely welcome. We were blessed with wonderful weather in which to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2018

Thank you for visiting us, we are pleased you enjoyed the time you spent here. As for a "showstopping garden", what a compliment - the show goes on....

Reviewed May 29, 2018

It's a three hour round journey for us to visit Jardin de la Alpujarra and it is always worth every minute of our time. The Friday food is fantastic, plentiful, tasty and so well presented. We've eaten so much fresh produce that has been grown...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2018

Thank you, it is always a pleasure to see you here in the garden and we appreciate your support. We are pleased that you enjoy the various events we organise along with the garden itself.

Reviewed May 27, 2018

We visited the gardens yesterday which is 300 meters below the main road at Portugos in the Alpujarra. Access is quite steep but it is a tarmac road and plenty of parking at the bottom. We were a party of 50 from the coast so...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your group visit here and that both the garden and the refreshments made your trip worthwhile. We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited the gardens yesterday and were rather disappointed. Leaflet says entrance by donation, but notice at entrance stated entrance costs €2.50. Nice garden but 10 minute walk round and saw everything. Lunch supplied at €15 per head was definitely not value for money. Small portion...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Oska F, Public Relations Manager at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded May 27, 2018

Sorry your were disappointed with your visit, I know that you travelled a long way. The entrance is indeed a donation, as stated on the board at the entrance, and had you spoken to us about your feelings we would have been happy to refund...More

Reviewed October 8, 2017

Beautiful situation, very interesting layout of gardens and walk ways, lovely cakes and hot and cold drinks.We also loved the Yurt which can be rented during the season. A must see for the area.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you for visiting, it was a pleasure talking with you.

Reviewed May 28, 2017

We drove past the entrence to here everyday we left our holiday home in the area, so we decided to visit the next time it was open, which is only on Fridays. Parking is limited to four cars, and is best approached from the main...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write about your visit to the garden, we are pleased you and your family enjoyed it.

Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited the garden at Cortijo Opazo to look at the very beautiful gardens and ended the visit eating the most delicious home made cake with breath taking views of the hills a very wonderful afternoon in the Alpujaras

Date of experience: April 2017
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Oska F, Owner at Jardin de la Alpujarra, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2017

We are pleased you enjoyed both e garden and the home made refreshments. We hope to see you here on your next visit to the area.

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