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Maple Glen Gardens

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Best garden in New Zealand

Must see garden run by an elderly couple in there 70's and 80's and there 40+ son. Inspirational at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stunningly Spectacular

We were told about Maple Glen by our BnB host. What an absolute pleasure to be able to walk around... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Libby K
Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
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Wyndham Letterbox Road | Southland, 9891, New Zealand
+64 3-206 4983
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Must see garden run by an elderly couple in there 70's and 80's and there 40+ son. Inspirational at the best of times but knowing that it is over 40 acres, makes it even more special

Thank BruceW1961
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We were told about Maple Glen by our BnB host. What an absolute pleasure to be able to walk around this private garden. It is maintained by the family who own the property and showcases the plants and flowers beautifully. It is a world class...More

Thank Libby K
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Maple Glen Garden was a very unexpected find and proved to be one of the highlights of our entire trip to New Zealand. We were possibly there at the best time of the year...hard to say ...but I can honestly say that what we found...More

Thank jim m
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A group of us travelled to Maple Glen Gardens recently, to amble around the stunningly picturesque gardens. The beautiful flowering rhododendrons, magnolias, the dazzling colours of the maples,and the hundreds of daffodils and bluebells make this an absolute must to visit. Even if you aren't...More

Thank Hottees
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

A truly magnificent garden & well worth a visit if you are in Southland. It is not far off SH1 near Gore & Wyndam. Allow plenty of time to explore the 40 acres of Rhododendrons, Maples, beautiful trees, & a multitude of woodland & bog...More

Thank RobynL1046
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is just an incredible private garden that is stunningly beautiful. The cherry tree grove had me transfixed with the incredible bird life. Just go and see this hidden gem of a place. It may sound like it's off the beaten track but it's actually...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful paradaisic settings complete with beautiful tame birds. Well worth the visit to see this labour of love spanning 60 years or so

Thank Grannybee1
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

40 acres of glorious trees, flowers, shrubs and ponds. The amazing flora entices bird life which serenade visitors with beautiful bird song.

Thank Elvira G
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We found Maple Glen Gardens from the book '50 top NZ gardens' and wow our breath was taken away. From the moment we arrived, we were introduced by Muriel the owner, so unassuming and knowledgeable, she pointed the way, told us the name of plants...More

Thank Caren M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

These gardens are well worth the trip. They are beautifully laid out with lots of colour and water features, and cover a large area. An absolute credit to the family who have done it entirely on their own. We had a long chat with Muriel...More

Thank carolbAuckland
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