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The Gardens of Appeltern

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Renowned gardens in Appeltern

Sadly the very hot weather had taken its toll on the gardens and some of the modern works of art... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
United Queendom
very inspirational when thinking of a new garden

We enjoyed our visit to the gardens of Appeltern, which although it is a commercial enterprise... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Walstraat 2A, 6629 AD Appeltern, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see for anyone seriously interested in garden design or just beautiful gardens in general. There are acres of gardens designed to be works of art or utilitarian beauty. The guide book says to allow 2 or 3 hours but after 2...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2018

Sadly the very hot weather had taken its toll on the gardens and some of the modern works of art were not entirely to my taste. Nevertheless, well worth a visit.

Thank Julio-el-Ingles
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We enjoyed our visit to the gardens of Appeltern, which although it is a commercial enterprise offered enough inspiration and ideas for our own garden. You can see a lot of effort and energy is used to create this rather unique place. Only thing we...More

Thank werdlerswereld
Reviewed June 25, 2018

this Appeltern is consistent of 200 different types of gardens. Every garden is unique and very beautiful. you can also use the audio guide to understand the different concept of each garden. the Asian style very impressive. like Japanese, Korean and Hindi style. they also...More

Thank Ariel H
Reviewed June 2, 2018

I enjoyed walking through the different gardens. The whisper tour was an excellent way to learn about each garden. The restaurant was clean and the coffee was great.

Thank Josie S
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Surroundings to get there are already pretty (travelled on dykes) . Good directions to reach the place (close to a century old steam pumping station) . The actual exhibition was even better than their website impressions - the audio tool they provide foc is a...More

1  Thank NLxpat
Reviewed June 29, 2017

I have a hard time keeping up with my garden, but this is huge. I especially like the island with room for children to play. It gives them an escape. I am sure your experience will depend on the time you visit in the year....More

1  Thank KajakRoute
Reviewed September 28, 2016

with over 200 show gardens in 200 acres of grounds, this is worth a day trip. So many unusual, quirky designs and ideas; around every corner there is something different and new to experience. Even for non-gardeners, this is a magical world to 'escape' to...More

Thank MWheatley
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

As an earlier reviewer wrote, this is a must for all garden lovers. I was here a few years ago, and now they have doubled the size, with model gardens, lounge gardens, balcony gardens, veg garden, play garden and many more. I planned to spend...More

1  Thank brian s
Reviewed August 12, 2016

The gardens definitely keep abreast with the times. The entrance has been revamped with a nice shop. You can make a whisper round. This give you additional information. This is included in the price. We visited the garden in early August. Summer bloomers also were...More

Thank Arhen
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