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Chanticleer

786 Church Rd, Wayne, PA 19087-4713
+1 610-687-4163
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Magical, peaceful, beautifully maintained

This is simply an exquisite garden full of inviting vistas and winding paths. There are chairs... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Snarth
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Philadelphia
Serene and scenic

A wonderful place to pause, ponder, photograph and peruse picturesque places. A great getaway that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
iminpa2
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Havertown, 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.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“main line” (20 reviews)
“pleasure garden” (14 reviews)
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LOCATION
786 Church Rd, Wayne, PA 19087-4713
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+1 610-687-4163
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"longwood gardens"
in 39 reviews
"main line"
in 20 reviews
"pleasure garden"
in 14 reviews
"different seasons"
in 10 reviews
"garden lovers"
in 4 reviews
"love gardens"
in 4 reviews
"every corner"
in 9 reviews
"formal gardens"
in 6 reviews
"water features"
in 7 reviews
"old trees"
in 4 reviews
"enjoy nature"
in 6 reviews
"philadelphia area"
in 7 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 6 reviews
"mother's day"
in 4 reviews
"full bloom"
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"open to the public"
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"per adult"
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Reviewed yesterday

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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank iminpa2
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Reviewed 1 week ago

This house and gardens is located about 25 miles from the Wilmington area in a residential area and definitely worth the drive. The gardens are very unique and colorful. There is even a small pool behind the house and a circular ramp connecting different levels...More

Thank Joseph D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a couple hours at Chanticleer with my family on a mid summer day. So beautiful. Amazing gardens, just fantastic. A two hour escape from daily pressures rejuvenated all of us

Thank Dave K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

a seasonal garden build around a formerly occupied residence,this garden changes with the season and is only open March-November. Beautiful varieties of local species and garden art.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely wonderful, natural gardens in the English tradition. Constantly changing and awesome plantings. Natural pond, creeks hills and dales. This is one of the county's foremost gardens and worth the entire afternoon for an uplifting stroll. Nearby residents would do well to opt for the...More

Thank reelwise
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A real treat nestled in the Philadelphia suburbs near Villanova Univ. Visited in a whim and let impressed with the peaceful setting, colorful gardens and beauty of the garden grounds-highly recommended.

Thank John S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chanticleer is one of the most beautiful gardens/parks we’ve seen in a very long time! We went there last weekend while visiting family and were continually impressed by the sheer beauty of the place. It’s located in Philadelphia’s Main Line on a back road between...More

Thank Eileen074
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it rained off and on the day I visited, the grounds were still beautiful. The grounds are thoughtfully laid out. There is a paved walkway that is a little over a mile in length. All along the path are trails and walkways that invite...More

Thank nquinby
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892bethl
29 January 2018|
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Response from Elisabeth B | Reviewed this property |
No, would be too difficult ... no dog lavatories yet!
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Joy W
24 May 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.
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mm2515
6 March 2017|
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Response from 1015SueM44 | Reviewed this property |
Yes to both questions - lots of room to roam for kids and strollers.
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