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Beautiful gardens

Enjoyed the many different shapes of the trees and hedges. The geometrical patterns are very... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2015
Madonna E
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Bali, Indonesia
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Wonderful formal gardens with fountains and a chapel

This is one of my favourite gardens in Normandy. The box hedging and topiary are all neat and... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
ColinMacmillan
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London, United Kingdom
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13 Jun 2018
“Wonderful formal gardens with fountains and a chapel”
3 Jun 2018
“Stunning Garden”
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Chateau de Brecy, 14480 Saint-Gabriel-Brecy, France
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

This is one of my favourite gardens in Normandy. The box hedging and topiary are all neat and crisp. We visit in June, so enjoy the roses and sunshine.

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Don’t use Apple Maps as it’ll take you in completely the wrong direction, but once you find it is utterly worth the effort. A most spectacularly serene and ordered garden. Go and see it, you’ll be delighted.

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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

It's a bit of challenge to get to, but your GPS will guide you there and you'll be delighted. This is a gorgeous French garden, exquisitely manicured and terraced, associated with the chateau which is closed. It occupies multiple levels and each presents slightly different...More

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LeJardinier14480, Guest Relations Manager at Les Jardins de Brecy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your kind comment.

Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a garden that really repays a visit. From the entry court located within its gated walls to the splendid terraces, so beautifully conceived and detailed, this is an exquisite combination of home and garden made only more memorable by the addition of the...More

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LeJardinier14480, Guest Relations Manager at Les Jardins de Brecy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

We appreciate your visit and comment. This will keep us going!

Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful formal garden, laid out on four terraces. There is also a lovely old chapel, and a rose garden. Until I reached the sacred Spring behind the chapel, I had thought the Chateau and gardens were quite special. However, the dead fish...More

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LeJardinier14480, Guest Relations Manager at Les Jardins de Brecy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for noticing and reporting this fact. We are solving the problem immediately.

Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed the many different shapes of the trees and hedges. The geometrical patterns are very intriguing. The admission price may be a little high, but realizing the amount of work it takes to maintain it is understandable.

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LeJardinier14480, Guest Relations Manager at Les Jardins de Brecy, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words of appreciation and realism. A balanced comment is as rare as valuable. We had to highlight it, even if late. :-)

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