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Airlie Gardens

300 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3706
+1 910-798-7700
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One of my favorite places

Airlie Gardens is a gem, every visit is different. The grounds are spectacular even when the spring... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mdmello72
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Wilmington
via mobile
Beautiful in any season

I have been to Airlie Gardens many times during different seasons. Springtime is truly beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nursey92017
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bottle chapel” (48 reviews)
“oak tree” (24 reviews)
LOCATION
300 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3706
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+1 910-798-7700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Airlie Gardens is a gem, every visit is different. The grounds are spectacular even when the spring flowers aren't blooming. In the summer they have a concert series. I use a mobility scooter and was able to get around fine, although some areas were bumpy....More

Thank Mdmello72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to Airlie Gardens many times during different seasons. Springtime is truly beautiful because the flowers are blooming and it's pleasant to walk around the grounds. It has many magnificent flower beds as well as a lake that is both beautiful and peaceful....More

Thank nursey92017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an awesome stop for a picnic, all day or even the weekend. Many different gardens and spots to explore and awesome sitting areas.

Thank evakW4577BR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a magical evening. lights everywhere, Santa for the children, hot chocolate. Took my grandchildren and we all had a wonderful experience,

Thank 202sherryg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely place to stroll and picnic...the old trees are large and give nice shade. Also has a view of the water here. A very pretty place

Thank Christy E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Airlie Gardens was a very good side/day trip from Wilmington, SC. the gardens are well maintained, and seems something is always in bloom. The highlight of the gardens for me was the Airlie Oak - a more than 400 year old oak tree.

Thank raylundquist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a cool place to spend an hour or two in Wilmington. It's beautiful and well worth the price of admission. Check out the butterfly pavilion when you get here.

Thank Ted W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband, 17 year-old son and I decided on a whim to stop by Airlie Gardens while we had several hours to spare. It exceeded our expectations! We visited on a weekday morning before it got too hot. Every little turn of the path showed...More

Thank ajlst
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had relatives in from Oregon and wanted some local flavor. Great walk with plenty of shade to cool us. Best part was the bottle chapel. BEAUTIFUL!. Fortunately for my sister in a a trolley came by and we were able to finish the tour before...More

Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We have visited a lot of beautiful gardens in our day, and this was the most disappointing one ever. We went in their front ticket office (as labeled) and were greeted by a woman who was under her desk (I kid you not), her rear...More

Thank Victoria L
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tuckerbynum
28 June 2017|
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Response from DCoutandabout | Reviewed this property |
Most of the area is concrete walkways so it shouldnt be a problem
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Michael W
27 May 2017|
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Response from JylCarter | Reviewed this property |
I took photos during their "enchanted Airlie" when we toured their Festival of Lights. Not sure if it's allowed during the day. I don't see why not. You can't take professional photos out there.
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Jyotsna88
21 April 2017|
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Response from AirlieGardens | Property representative |
No we do not allow pets.
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