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Yaddo Gardens

Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
+1 518-584-0746
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The gardens are beautiful and so peaceful the roses were nice and the staff were nice and... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Margaret D
via mobile
Beautiful surroundings

Lovely garden area to walk around. Not a big place, so it doesn't"t take long to view. The visit... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Janet E
Honeoye, New York
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Formal rose and rock gardens are part of the magnificent Yaddo estate, a working artists' community.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rock garden” (24 reviews)
“off limits” (8 reviews)
Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
+1 518-584-0746
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful and so peaceful the roses were nice and the staff were nice and knowledge I enjoyed walking through the flowers and the rock garden the statue and fountains Everything was so nice and calming I recommend visiting here

Thank Margaret D
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Lovely garden area to walk around. Not a big place, so it doesn't"t take long to view. The visit is free and they have helpful tour guides there as well. Definitely worth a trip to see when you are in the area.

Thank Janet E
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This special artists' retreat has gardens open to the public for strolling and viewing and I must admit that I was very impressed. Go take a peak and get ready to be amazing at a beautiful sanctuary with well-maintained gardens, free for visitors. So impressed....More

Thank Miley2007
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to stop while in Saratoga Springs. Beautiful grounds and a peaceful place to stroll. Is free to the public. I loved it!

Thank landonsmom22
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We stopped by the gardens early in the morning. The weather was perfect for it. We had a great walk through the gardens. Even though they are small it was very joyful and pretty!

Thank lovenewyork1993
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Beautiful roses. A very nice place to just stroll around and sit. So hidden but next to the freeway.

Thank Thelma L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Yaddo has two parts- a public garden and a private artist residence. The entrance is right off the northway which is convenient but does take away from the ambiance a little as you can hear the traffic from the highway while wandering the garden....More

Thank leneyB
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If you have time to spare in Saratoga Springs this writers retreat is worth swinging into to see the fountain and rose gardens. It wont take long but has wonderful back drops for a photo shoot. Its a place to sit and reflect.

1  Thank SaratogaFamily
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This may have some historic significance, but it's a bore. It's not a garden on par with any of the botanic gardens I have ever visited elsewhere in the Northeast (as other contributors agree). It's sort of dumpy, overrun, hardly any flower beds. Maybe it's...More

Thank Ciaociao
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Wonderful gardens and worth a visit on a nice day. We were impressed with the dedication of the volunteers who help with the extensive maintenance required to keep the extensive landscaping in good shape. Visitors can see this site in 30 minutes if time is...More

Thank MattS.24
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6 April 2017|
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