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Lakewold Gardens

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So nice

Very relaxing and beautiful and just open an free would love to visit one more time to see the... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
Kimberlylockins
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Seattle, Washington
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Worth the admission price

Lovely gardens, nice trail down to see the lake, lots of birds, gift shop, plant sale and lots of... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Noluck7
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Lakewold Gardens is a premier 10-acre historic garden estate that features formal and natural settings. Located just south of Tacoma off of I-5 we are near the hustle and bustle of the city, but our gardens feel worlds away. Nestled amidst the lush...more
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12317 Gravelly Lake Dr SW, Lakewood, WA 98499-1419
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Very relaxing and beautiful and just open an free would love to visit one more time to see the beautiful flower and gloomy weather.

Thank Kimberlylockins
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Lovely gardens, nice trail down to see the lake, lots of birds, gift shop, plant sale and lots of benches to enjoy. Its been years since I was last here but it was certainly worth the stop on our day off. Great way to relax.

Thank Noluck7
Reviewed 14 May 2018

After about 18 years of wanting to get to these gardens, we finally made it at the right time! I had read that May was a great time to go, and I am so happy we made the trip from Snohomish County. A perfectly beautiful...More

Thank paloma54
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lakewood Gardens is nestled in the city of Lakewood. It has lovely wandering paths lined with beautiful foliage. In spring it is a bounty of colors in flowers. Around the old building is a lovely formal garden. I love to go when the rhodedendrons are...More

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Cora W, General Manager at Lakewold Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have already visited twice. To walk the full perimeter of the gardens (self-guided tour) is a pleasant hour (more or less) and could be longer depending on if you want to sit and spend time in one or more of the various areas. Guided...More

Thank BJO_10
Cora W, General Manager at Lakewold Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2018

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you back at the gardens again soon!

Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place isn't huge and certainly not the most fabulous garden around, but it is lovely and worth the visit. It is well maintained and you can see it all in one to three hours easily. (It would take three hours only if you explored...More

1  Thank Timothy S
Cora W, General Manager at Lakewold Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Hi Timothy, Thank you for your kind review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to our gardens an hope you will come again soon!

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the gardens and the original home built in the early 1900s. Wonderful walking trails and a creek runs through it.

Thank CocoWashington
Cora W, General Manager at Lakewold Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you for your kind review! We're glad you enjoyed your visit to our gardens!

Reviewed 11 June 2017

We did a day trip to Lakewold this past week. What a lovely series of gardens it is. There is a fee to get in and there are self guided or docent guided tours. We did the self guided tour; the site was easy to...More

Thank watravelinggal
Cora W, General Manager at Lakewold Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

That you for the great review! We're glad you had such a good time during your self-guided tour. We look forward to having you back through the changing seasons to see more!

Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is a beautiful place to spend the day! The grounds are just beautiful and inspiring...you may want to go home and really rethink your own garden after a day at Lakewold Gardens! Highly Recommend visiting Lakewold Gardens with your children or grandchildren, I believe...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The layout of the walks in the gardens is perfect You can explore several different areas of the park during your visit with information on the many varieties of native plants,trees and shrubs Don't miss the garden store and watch for their plant sales--wonderful

Thank 1Elly
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lvodegel
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Response from Beverly M | Reviewed this property |
You will have to call the garden and ask. I doubt they will let you without getting the package. This is not a public park.
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TripCoordinatorcc
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Response from BajaBadBoy | Reviewed this property |
Just drive in the main entrance and go to visitor parking. There's lots of room.
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