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Les Jardins de Marqueyssac

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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If you are a gardener, or like admiring other master gardeners work, then this is the place for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Daniel G
Incredible Gardens

We were lucky enough to visit on a surprising warm afternoon in February when virtually no-one else... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Marqueyssac is one of the most beautiful romantic gardens of France and today the most visited garden in Perigord. Listed as a national historical monument thanks to its 54 acres park, Marqueyssac's gardens offer more than 6 kilometres of shaded...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
24220 Vezac, France
+33 5 53 31 36 36
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All reviews dordogne valley the cliff thursday evening spectacular views box hedges the river picnic area viewing point small chateau surrounding countryside an ice cream les jardins lovely garden salad via ferrata nice cafe la roque
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a gardener, or like admiring other master gardeners work, then this is the place for you! We were first greeted at the entrance by 4 charming peacocks, a couple that actually posed for me with their fans displayed. Be sure to walk...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to visit on a surprising warm afternoon in February when virtually no-one else was there. What an amazing place!! We spent 3 hours wandering all around the grounds, enjoying the views, the sunshine, the architecture of the house, the tree houses,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We wandered through these topiaries for about an hour and a half and, in the beginning it was fairly empty. Once there were quite many people there, it was much less enjoyable because it is the type of place that is best enjoyed in peace....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ervall
Reviewed January 11, 2019

The Garden of Marqueyssac is the private estate that was born from the history of a family dating from the 17th century. Today it is the most visited garden in Aquitaine and it is really worth to make a stop at least for couple hours....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 26, 2018

The gardens are sculptured bushes and hedges. And roaming wild among the twists and curves were beautiful peacocks.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lester L
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

We decided to go out for the day and visit the Gardens of Marqueyssac. The gardens themselves are a magnificent example of box topiary and we were able to wander around the gardens at will and also pay a short visit to parts of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

The gardens of Marqueyssac are enormous and worth several hours of walking around. These are mostly green boxwood gardens that are very well maintained. The Belvedere overlooking the Dordogne valley provides spectacular views. There are informational signs to help you understand what you are seeing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

Lovely garden with walks giving fantastic views of the surrounding countryside.There are thousands of topiaried box bushes of all different shapes.There is an enjoyable walk of various distances and a restaurant onsite with great views but get there just before opening if you want a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed October 15, 2018

There are lots of paths through beautifully clipped bushes, stunning views over the Dordogne from the Belvedere and a delightful cafe with a view.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marg826
Reviewed October 10, 2018

What a lovely place! The gardens are fascinating and wonderfully presented with fantastic views over and across the Dordogne valley. The manor house is also worth visiting and has been sympathetically restored. It's possible to walk around the garden for ages and soak up the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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October 15, 2017|
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Response from jeanlV936XV | Property representative |
Yes, Restaurant and tearoom are opened from 12.00 p.m. from April to All Saint’s Day.
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August 24, 2017|
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Response from Stéphanie r | Reviewed this property |
There are picnic areas, so yes you can take your picnic with you.Enjoy your visit
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August 24, 2017|
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Response from Stephanie H | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend you take a picnic, there is plenty of seating and lots if the French seem to bring food. It is worth noting however there is a restaurant but this has limited choice (although it is very good) and is very... More