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A gorgeous hidden treasure

West Lynn gardens is a lovely afternoon trip with a butterfly house and lots of little gardens to... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Gareth M
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Take Your Time

We're all so busy these days and in the city its hard to find peace and quiet but we did here... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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16 Jul 2018
“A gorgeous hidden treasure ”
22 Feb 2018
“Take Your Time”
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73 Parker Avenue | New Lynn, Auckland Central, Auckland 0600, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

West Lynn gardens is a lovely afternoon trip with a butterfly house and lots of little gardens to explore. The newly installed function room is great for small family get togethers.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gareth M
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We're all so busy these days and in the city its hard to find peace and quiet but we did here. There are benches around the gardens providing stopping places to admire the plants and vegetation. An easy walk for most and children appeared to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Allgoodthyngs
Reviewed 9 February 2018

A lovely wander through informal woodland gardens. I had my elderly mum with me and she struggled with the paths. Signposts were not clear though a handy little nap had been provided.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank malamutemurphy
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely surprise to find this garden as I look for spots to take my granddaughter for a walk in her pram. The lady at reception was very welcoming and the gardens are very pretty. No butterflies until end of November which should be...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sandiwells13
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Nice walks in the garden,variety of flora and well maintained garden.cool to see all butterflies in their different stages of development.The garden is perfect if you want to escape from the busy world.Lots of tree shaded benches to sit and relax.The best place for meditation...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Very good, the gardens are not to large, with lots of seating to stop and enjoy the scenery. A little Fantail followed me for a while. The Butterfly house was full of, well Butterfly's and lots of hungry Caterpillars ready to develope into Crysallis/ Butterflys....More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank carolharveybudge
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited West Lynn Garden in April during a short vacation from England. The garden was really beautiful and well maintained. Loved the butterflies. Also on our way out we asked a nice lady who worked there if we could be directed...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank rob a
Reviewed 15 July 2016

A wonderful day in the NZ bush yet so close to the largest city in NZ. Such a deep green and beautiful park, relaxing and relatively quiet considering how many other people were there. Would happily spend more days there.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Wombat2020
Reviewed 6 October 2015

An out of the way private garden with a substantial butterfly house. A lovely garden to get away for a couple of hours and roam around enjoying the flowers and butterflies. Probably not a must-see, but if you're in the neighbourhood or would like to...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Veronica56
Reviewed 2 April 2015

We had a leasurely walk around these peaceful well maintained gardens. Plenty of seating spread throughout. The butterflies were all very busy in their enclosure. A lovely way to spend an afternoon

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank kerrymhulm
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