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Dillon Garden

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Sandford Terrace 45 Sandford Road | Ranelagh, Dublin, Ireland
+353 1 497 1308
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Stunning

Great to see before it was sold. Hope it stays as brilliant attraction. Keep up good work... Would... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
advisor11
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Ireland
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Nostalgic visit to Dillon Garden

Yesterday, I visited the special place that is the Dillon Garden. It was my third visit. The... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Patricia Q
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County Tipperary, Ireland
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Sandford Terrace 45 Sandford Road | Ranelagh, Dublin, Ireland
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+353 1 497 1308
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Great to see before it was sold. Hope it stays as brilliant attraction. Keep up good work... Would love to see it stay open.

Thank advisor11
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Yesterday, I visited the special place that is the Dillon Garden. It was my third visit. The garden colours are uplifting and the plant combinations and garden design are inspiring.

1  Thank Patricia Q
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Paid for a taxi to take us to these gardens. Then paid 5 euros each to look round. Then paid for a bus back into the centre. Although larger than our own gardens at home certainly nothing special and it makes me wonder if we...More

Thank Bluejay81
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is my 5th visit to the wonderful Dillon garden but I really had to experience the thrill of visiting the garden for the last time since I heard of the sale of the house.When I saw a local garden club travelling there on a...More

Thank clematis1947
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

A famous garden that we've been wanting to see for years. It more than lived up to expectations. A remarkable, unique, very personal garden, and Helen is a very welcoming and informative host. Greatly inspiring. Sadly, the property has been sold and the garden will...More

Thank SFRoss
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The Dillon Garden is only open Sunday afternoons, but email or call ahead to confirm - it's a family residence and the famous Helen is sometimes away, as she was when we visited. Her husband greeted us at the door, accepted our 10 euro fee...More

Thank Brian_Palmquist
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

If you are interested in visiting one of Europe's finest gardens with without doubt the most amazing collection of plants,you MUST beat path to The Dillon Garden in Dublin as this is the last summer that it will open,The Dillons are moving to pastures new...More

1  Thank 687JohnB49
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Our quiet escape to Helen Dillon's Garden left us breathless. Colorful garden so perfectly planned with a natural vision, this garden allows visitors to experience nature at its best. With a guided tour, we were able to learn more about the features of the fascinating...More

Thank RikiUSA
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Monday morning we went out from the city on the no 11 bus to ranelagah to see this garden its right beside the bus stop there was 10 of us . we got a warm welcome from little philipeno lady and later the owner and...More

1  Thank Philomena F
Reviewed 23 March 2015

I walked up to the front door, admiring the forest grove planting. On ringing the doorbell I was admitted by the dapper Mr. Dillon. I was ushered into a rather splendid drawing room and after a brief chat, shown the steps into the garden. The...More

1  Thank d20Sam
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