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Address: Chemin de Fontfroide | RD 613, 11100, Narbonne, France
Phone Number: +33 4 68 45 11 08
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Open all year long. Visits, Restaurant, Wines, Concerts...

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Spent a late morning walking about the abbey and its gardens before lunch at the restaurant. The buildings stepped us back into the past; the gardens were spectacular. Being... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Chesterfield, Missouri
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Chesterfield, Missouri
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a late morning walking about the abbey and its gardens before lunch at the restaurant. The buildings stepped us back into the past; the gardens were spectacular. Being October everything wasn't in full bloom but gorgeous any way. Really nice walking paths on the grounds.

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Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We went when they were having the orchid festival which was beautiful to see but would have more spectacular if we could have seen the place for its true beauty. We would have loved the tour to learn more about the old abbey. The gardens are stunning, very tranquil and could have wandered for hours. This is truly a place... More 

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Davejean
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

A verry interesting visit the fantastic architecture the always good exposition and good value for money table with delectable wine made in house. A must

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Montseret, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a truly inspiring place to visit. An old abbey with quite a history, and an interesting aspect, close to some beautiful scenery and excellent wines. A peaceful place where you will mix your experiences.

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Fakenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Sunny October visit to this beautiful place. Well kept gardens, including bee hives and insect hotel, pomegranate and quince trees and attractive borders. Superb abbey buildings, a real gem. Lots to see and well worth the trip. Few around so got to enjoy it without crowds. Staff friendly for, dare I say, France! Visit if you're in the area.

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KEY WEST
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is an amazing place. Out of the way, austere, it makes you realize what life was like and what faith was about. Located in a beautiful site, well worth the stop if you are in the neighborhood.

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Peopleton, Worcestershire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is well worth a visit. The tablet computer which you can use as a guide is excellent telling you the history of the place and providing extra pictures to help your understanding. We visited in October when the gardens were probably not at their best but still worth visiting.

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Nottingham
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Slightly off the beaten track this place is wonderful on a hot day. The gardens alone are worth the entrance fee, but the Abbaye is truly spectacular and offers great photo ops. Recommended

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California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Beautiful restored abbey on 100 hectors of property and winery. Good tour using headphones. Still family owned. Very good wines and restaurant. Need reservations for restaurant. Good for destination weddings.

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

One of the most spectacular historic cloisters in southern France. Beautifully situated, not far from Narbonne, Carcassonne or Perpignan.

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