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LongHouse Reserve

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Always a wonderful place to visit

Interesting sculptures... Great grounds for a stroll Interesting store full of unusual... read more

Reviewed October 29, 2018
653fayef
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New York City, New York
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Very cool!

Probably the first thing to note are the very limited hours...as of now..only wed and sat... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
jetset36
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Philadelphia
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Located in beautiful East Hampton, New York, LongHouse Reserve is a sixteen acre garden with established lawns, ornamental borders, plant collections and outdoor sculpture, planned by the internationally recognized textile designer, Jack Lenor...more
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133 Hands Creek Rd, East Hampton, NY 11937-3808
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Interesting sculptures... Great grounds for a stroll Interesting store full of unusual items...jewelry...scarves

Date of experience: October 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Thank you so much Faye F! We are glad you enjoyed the gardens and the store and hope you will come back again to see us in 2019! All the best, Joi J. Perle LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Probably the first thing to note are the very limited hours...as of now..only wed and sat 2-5..adult admission is $15..my suggestion would be to go right at 2 pm.. bring a book..wander around ..relax and spend as much time as you can..

Date of experience: September 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Dear jetset36, Thank you for your kind words and terrific suggestions. We are glad you were able to visit us and hope that you will return again! With kindest regards, Joi J. Perle LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is a great sculpture garden located in a neighborhood of East Hampton. We spent 2 hours walking the paths between glorious trees and beautiful sculptures. The layout was well designed by the owner and founder of this estate. For anyone interested in spending an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2018

Dear Jaykapmd, Thank you for your lovely review! We hope that you can visit us throughout the year as the gardens (and some of the art) change every season. We look forward to seeing you again! Joi J. Perle for LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed September 17, 2018

No public place should ever be closed off completely for an event- wedding or whatever. We went on the only day the reserve would be open during our stay, and made a point of keeping that afternoon free. We arrived and were summarily told to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Dear Mr. Rchard PB B, I'm sorry you had a bad experience while trying to visit LongHouse. The grounds were indeed closed for a special event and we do try very hard to get the word out so that no one is disappointed. Our website...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

You must visit if you are in the Hamptons. Jack Lenor Larson’s retreat featuring a main house, Lilly pond and acres of lawn featuring prominent sculptures, ceramics and other works of art in outdoor landscapes featuring flora and fauna from all over the world. This...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear NC R, We are honored to be your favorite retreat! Thank you for your kind words and your wonderful review; it is both thoughtful and helpful. We hope you enjoy these last days of summer and that you will visit us again soon! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Super happy we checked this out. $15 entrance fee. We spent about 2 hours here (of which 45 min we sat on the proper deck chairs to relax). It was simply a great afternoon. I liked it so much, I’d likely come back next time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hello TravelingOyEster, Thank you for visiting us this summer! We are glad you were able to spend some time in the gardens and discovered the fine art of relaxation in the deck chairs. We hope you are able to visit us again; we will have...More

Reviewed August 9, 2018

This is a great place to take the kids and let them run. Beautiful gardens and imaginative works of art. Great for taking pictures or just a stroll through the wonderfully laid out gardens.

Date of experience: June 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Lisa, Thank you for your kind words. Kids are always welcome at LongHouse Reserve, and grown-ups too of course! We hope you will come back again to enjoy the gardens. Joi J. Perle LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed July 22, 2018

A dream of a place... Been there many times… Each time it is like a wonderland… Full of unusual sculptures… Fabulous gardens to walk around in…unUsual places to sit in… Terrific place to meditate and just enjoy the moment… Great place to bring friends

Date of experience: July 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Thank you Faye F for visiting us and leaving such a lovely review! We hope you continue to return to visit us and enjoy the peace. Thank you for supporting art in the gardens! Joi J Perle LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a hidden gem! Don’t miss this amazing display of Gardens extraordinaire and wonderful sculptures strategically placed! Peaceful and tranquil, with many seating opportunities to enjoy the magnificent display.

Date of experience: July 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

Dear Grant B, Thank you for your kind words! We are so glad you were able to visit the gardens and hope you come again! Joi Jackson Perle for LongHouse Reserve

Reviewed June 20, 2018

Even in the absence of the sculptures, LongHouse Reserve is one of the finest botanical gardens/arboretums I’ve had the pleasure of visiting. They have amassed some remarkable specimens, and the landscape design flows naturally between the different areas of the property. That said, the sculpture...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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LHR L, Front Office Manager at LongHouse Reserve, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2018

Dear Anthony, Thank you so much for visiting and for leaving such a lovely review! We do indeed hope that you have the opportunity to visit us again throughout the year to see how the gardens transform from season to season; they are always different!...More

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danic47
May 3, 2018|
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Response from LHR L | Property representative |
Hello danic47, Thank you for writing. Unfortunately we do not offer wheelchairs. If you or someone you know has difficulty walking or needs a wheelchair, you can request a golf cart driven by one of our volunteers. We... More
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Barbara D
July 20, 2017|
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Dear Barbara, Thank you for writing. LongHouse Reserve has handicapped parking close to the entrance to the gardens. The large bathrooms, located near the front, are handicapped accessible. The first path into the... More
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tinabina2
August 10, 2016|
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Dear tinabina2, Unfortunately, we do not allow dogs on to the property. Thank you for writing and we hope you will visit us anyway.
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