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An exquisite gem. The tour of the house and it's history was wonderful, and the gardens are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Best gardens ever

I have been to many, many gardens, all over the world! Chanticleer wowed me like no other... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania
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Thirty acres of a 1913 estate fashioned into a series of formal gardens including a meadow, woodland with shrubs and a produce garden.
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786 Church Rd, Wayne, PA 19087-4713
+1 610-687-4163
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Sort of a random collection of spaces and plant materials, although the ruin area was particularly well done with massing of design. Parking is easy. Wish there was more signage as you have to keep looking at the map. Finding the boxes with the plant...More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 1 week ago

An exquisite gem. The tour of the house and it's history was wonderful, and the gardens are beautiful. Even on a cloudy day I was taken in by the sheer beauty of the place.

Thank lovelondon4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to many, many gardens, all over the world! Chanticleer wowed me like no other. Exquisite, thoughtful, thought provoking vistas, extremely varied plant collection and a warm, friendly, knowledgeable staff. A must visit!

Thank JMPC1958
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Chanticleer this weekend was a real delight. What a beautiful environment! My wife and I really enjoyed the water features and all the magnificent plantings. The little field of okra was great to see. The forest paths reminded me of Muir Woods. All said,...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highlights: The Lotus Pond and the Garden by the pool The ability to stroll on dirt rather than cement Would be Helpful: A lot more signs on the plants/trees/flowers...so I know what I am looking at. They were few and far behind.

Thank Bhaj T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here on a wonderful September Morning with my sisters to celebrate our mom. The gardens are so well maintained. It was a relaxing morning strolling through the grounds and enjoying the beauty

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A walk in Chanticleer is good for your soul. Go alone, with your family, a friend or a foe-there is something about this place that brings light and joy into your life. What I like best is to visit several times throughout the season. Invest...More

Thank LynAnn M
Reviewed August 17, 2018

This is simply an exquisite garden full of inviting vistas and winding paths. There are chairs everywhere inviting one to linger; many people were doing just that with books in hand or just taking in the serene atmosphere. It is beautifully kept up but not...More

Thank Snarth
Reviewed August 11, 2018

A wonderful place to pause, ponder, photograph and peruse picturesque places. A great getaway that is not far away. Truly worth visiting in various seasons.

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

One of the most breathtaking gardens I have ever visited, either in the US or abroad. Rare plants combined with creative genius make this a must see.

Thank mimi2937
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January 29, 2018|
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Response from Elisabeth B | Reviewed this property |
No, would be too difficult ... no dog lavatories yet!
Joy W
May 24, 2017|
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Response from jrhagy4 | Reviewed this property |
No. But I'd wear comfortable walking shoes. There is a paved path, it is a good 1-2 mile walk around property.
March 5, 2017|
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Response from 1015SueM44 | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both questions - lots of room to roam for kids and strollers.