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Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens & Nursery

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Good family fun

This is a retail nursery at first glance but has much more to offer. Located between downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gardog
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Glendora
Rustic garden and Fairy house

It was a pleasant surprise to find this place close to the city of Julian. This kind of garden is... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Maria2628
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Los Angeles, California
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An easy trip to the country. Just 2 minutes the I-15 hwy or hwy 76. Discover one of San Diego's most popular destinations. Free Admission and Free Parking. Acres of lush gardens set on a turn of the century farm surrounded by ancient oak forest...more
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2940 Reche Rd, Fallbrook, CA 92028-3727
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 23, 2015

I was in town for a wedding and looking for something to do with my daughter and we found this hidden gem. It appeared to be a nursery but as we explored realized it was a destination with a nursery at its entrance! Something new...More

7  Thank Hotelie21
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 6, 2015

This is a nursery that is a little made up for nostalgia. The food consists of fast-food brought in ready packaged from some place. They also have a (one kind) of pie that is ok. It is a poor excuse for an entertaining place. I...More

4  Thank hergard
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a retail nursery at first glance but has much more to offer. Located between downtown Fallbrook and Interstate 15, this is a lovely place to stay an hour or two. Besides the nursery, there are some gardens, a goat pen where kids can...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

It was a pleasant surprise to find this place close to the city of Julian. This kind of garden is so relaxing and totally different from those well landscaped ones. There are fountains, herbs and bird houses hanging on trees. Cute nursery and old carousel....More

Thank Maria2628
Reviewed September 9, 2018

If you like to explore little hidden hideaways, be sure to stop in at Myrtle Creek Botanical Gardens and Nursery. It’s lovely! Their staff is superb – friendly, efficient, personable and available. You are surrounded by nature – plants, trees, birds, flowers and rescue goats....More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Myrtle Creek has a good selection of plants and a beautiful atmosphere for a stroll or to sit for awhile. The have a cute little Cafe that sells a tasty lemonade. The also have sandwiches and salads. The staff are all friendly. They have goats...More

Thank mrsv1980
Reviewed August 22, 2018

It's got some charm, but is somewhat disjointed, overgrown. We planned to have lunch out there, but quickly changed our minds and decided to head into Fallbrook instead. The goats were cute and the gift shop was fun. BTW - the Myrtle Creek Winery is...More

2  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed July 11, 2018

A great little place to take photos, visit with the goats, shop in the quaint shop and walk around! Beautiful selection of plants and flowers, lovely grounds.

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

My wife was planning to make an outing with friends to visit here from about an hour trip away. We did an advance run to check it out and it was not at all like the photos on their web site. No pretty flowers or...More

1  Thank Richard L
Reviewed June 16, 2018

This was an interesting place to stop for a short visit. The people were friendly. Loved the baby goats.

1  Thank Liz L
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Quaint country charm. It’s a great place to come with friends and family. You can spend a few hours or a whole day viewing the gardens and nursery. The Farmhouse Gift Shop is a must stop for unique gifts.

Thank 792aliciaf
Reviewed April 8, 2018

Just a fun place to wander. I take my guests there now, it's that different, with the goat yard, wine tasting, lunch/picnic venue, not to mention the plants and fantastic gift shop in a beautiful historic house. Just a nice, soothing place to see an...More

Thank Kathy S
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gonzogkc
September 12, 2018|
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Response from Maria2628 | Reviewed this property |
Some areas are wheelchairs accessible. Mostly the gardens. I don't know about the Curio Gardens where the farm house is located.
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eve m
August 1, 2018|
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Response from C S | Reviewed this property |
No there wasn’t an entrance fee. We had our car parked at their winery but I don’t think they charged for parking either.
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hhinparadise
July 17, 2017|
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Response from Karl B | Reviewed this property |
I did not notice chili on the menu--not something they may offer during the summer months.
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