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Lovely gardens and entertainment provided by the ticket collector

Beautiful and well maintained gardens. Good for a morning or afternoon of exploring. It's possible... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
Paul B
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Well regarded attractive garden with many great plants1

vng heard so very much about Kerdalo I suppose the reality was bound to be a bit of a... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
John P
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Melbourne, Australia
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Jardins de Kerdalo | Kerdalo, 22220, Paimpol, France
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 12 August 2015

On (yet another) wet and dull day on our recent trip to Brittany, we visited the Jardins de Kerdalo, near Paimpol. First up, don't reply too much on the sat nav to get you there and the gardens don't exactly advertise themselves too loudly. Eventually...More

2  Thank Bob M
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Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

The gardens are heavenly but they shut the loos 15 minutes before they close leaving everyone with an uncomfortable journey home and our littlest having to wee in a bush. Bizarre!

1  Thank Ge0rgey
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Beautiful and well maintained gardens. Good for a morning or afternoon of exploring. It's possible to stroll to the end of the gardens which border the river and see a great view of the bridge and village on the opposite bank. The ticket collector(France's female...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Many gardeners and plantspeople will make the pilgrimage to Kerdalo, renowned for it garden design, plantsmanship and the wide embrace of the passionate ambition of its creator. It has been in the care of the next generation for over a decade now and remains a...More

Thank Willie R
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is such an amazing private garden. Well worth the visit and the fee. There are some manucured garden and a wilder park full of little niches and surprises. Any garden lover will adore this place. Watch out, you need to be able to walk...More

Thank Frenchteacherbyphone
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The gardens have limited opening times and it is worth checking first, but do visit if you have the chance. Filled with some beautiful plants that are well maintained there are lots of different areas to explore and a delightful grotto. A guide book and...More

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I was made to feel extremely unwelcome by the owner who seemed to wish to dictate to me and the rest of the group - how long we should stay etc. To add insult to injury, I had to interrupt her during a presentation in...More

Thank l-touring
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in the area, don't miss it. It's off the beaten path so not super easy to find, but follow the signs.

Thank Frenchteacherbyphone
Reviewed 11 December 2016

vng heard so very much about Kerdalo I suppose the reality was bound to be a bit of a disappointment. The focus of the garden, the terrace in front of the house, the lower formal level and the slopes above the house are fine, but...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

If you love gardens like we do, this is one not to miss. After a warm welcome from the curator of this gem of a garden, you descend from fantastic set of parterres into a valley of wonder. Like any garden the palette is ever...More

Thank Mathilde W
Reviewed 14 June 2016

What a gem this is, with a superb plant collection and a lovely, relaxed ambience. Two coach tours were in at the same time, but the garden is big enough to still be able to be peaceful. Having the owner on-site to talk to was...More

Thank JeffB64CPR
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Missed out on the gardens last year so thought we would go this time and didn't regret one minute of it! We happened to meet Isabelle and she advised us of the best route for our visit. The different areas and the themed gardens were...More

1  Thank Hamble007
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