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Airlie Gardens

300 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3706
+1 910-798-7700
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Very disappointing.

We have visited a lot of beautiful gardens in our day, and this was the most disappointing one... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Victoria L
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California
Best in April

Airlie Gardens is a 5 star visit in April when the azaleas and other Spring flowers are in bloom... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
W4943QVdavidd
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Florham Park, New Jersey
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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300 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3706
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+1 910-798-7700
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have visited a lot of beautiful gardens in our day, and this was the most disappointing one ever. We went in their front ticket office (as labeled) and were greeted by a woman who was under her desk (I kid you not), her rear...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Airlie Gardens is a 5 star visit in April when the azaleas and other Spring flowers are in bloom. It's still a nice "drive through" in other months but just an average park/garden in most months. There is a lake and some picnic tables, but...More

Thank W4943QVdavidd
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The gardens are beautiful, definitly a site to be seen. Walk it through its entirety and then head back to the front and take the trolley tour (5-10 mins). Staff is incredibly nice and polite. We were lucky enough to be invited unto the church.

Thank constrife
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopping here was well worth it. There are so many sections and pathways to walk through and the grounds are well maintained. There are flower gardens, marsh areas, sculptures, butterfly house, swans, egrets, etc. We were on a time scheduLe and I somehow missed the...More

Thank Christy P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Airlie gardens has the most beautiful Oak trees I have ever seen. Christmas in Airlie is spectacular in how they showcase the trees and create a winter wonderland.

Thank lennyl939
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in early Spring. It was beautiful. We even saw a Momma fox with her cubs playing. There is a old church that is still in use. It's a great way to spend the day and see nature at it's best. The landscape is...More

Thank ches58ter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Airlie Gardens has something for everyone. The entire atmosphere is relaxing and there is beauty everywhere.

Thank ilvwinter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All year long it is wonderful. Christmas they have a month long festival of lights. Spring it is filled with flowers. They have a butterfly room. The gardens are fantastic.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we want to just wander around beautiful surroundings, we go to Airlie Gardens. It is someplace to go when you want to be in a peaceful setting. You can look at the beautiful moss covered trees and see shrubs and plants that are native...More

Thank Greg U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is worth the drive from Topsail! My husband and I were looking for an excursion for our three young children while vacationing in Topsail. Airlie Gardens did not disappoint! We arrived around 10:30 on a Thursday morning and toured the gardens for 90 minutes....More

Thank DianaZReynolds
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tuckerbynum
28 June 2017|
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Response from DCoutandabout | Reviewed this property |
Most of the area is concrete walkways so it shouldnt be a problem
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Michael W
27 May 2017|
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Response from JylCarter | Reviewed this property |
I took photos during their "enchanted Airlie" when we toured their Festival of Lights. Not sure if it's allowed during the day. I don't see why not. You can't take professional photos out there.
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Jyotsna88
21 April 2017|
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Response from AirlieGardens | Property representative |
No we do not allow pets.
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