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About the Area

Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens

Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens is a nonprofit garden that is open up to the public where you can wander through ten acres of spectacular gardens that is surrounded by a woodland preserve. There are more than four miles of trails in this area where you can enjoy the beauty of the area. All of the money that is gathered through admissions, sales of plants and donations are all used to care for the stunning gardens.

The Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens also offer tours of the area so that you can take a large group of ten or even more to explore the gardens. The tour will last for about an hour and a half and you should make sure to dress comfortably for the weather. Good shoes are a good idea for walking the grounds. Most groups pack a lunch and enjoy the time in the gardens. There is also a special walk through the Rhododendron Specialty Nursery and shop. You can also enjoy the trails on your own at your leisure.

The grounds are so beautiful that many people have decided to have their wedding right in the gardens. It certainly makes a beautiful setting for this special day of your life. The weddings are coordinated by a professional wedding coordinator for your event and your guests will be talking about the wedding for years to come.

Often there are events scheduled at the Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens and you can find all of the information on upcoming events on their website. It's a great way to plan your time in the gardens when you will be in the area. A vacation on Whidbey Island offers a great deal of outdoor activities and the gardens can be one of those events.

Check out the special shows that take place on the grounds. There might be something special happening the next time you will be in the area. So take a break from your water sports, fishing, kayaking and scuba diving to enjoy the natural beauty of the Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens. If you are traveling with a group, it's a good idea to schedule a tour of the grounds. It's a great way to ensure that you see everything that the gardens have to show you.

Whidbey Island is a naturally beautiful part of the country and the gardens only add to the stunning look of the area. Make sure that you plan your vacation when there are some special events happening in the area. Planning your trip should include a trip to the Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens.

It's always best to set out an agenda so that you don't miss a thing on your trip. If you won't be in the area for a while, take the time to schedule the activities that you will enjoy while you are on Whidbey Island. The whole family will enjoy the special time you have planned for Whidbey Island. Make sure you plan plenty of time for everything that you want to do on your trip.

The friendly Coachman Inn front desk staff will gladly tell you more about the Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens and other fun places to visit during your stay with them.

Before you check out the Whidbey Island Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens, check into the nearby Coachman Inn, where we have been voted Best of Whidbey Island for two years running and awarded the AAA Three Diamond rating, their highest rating for vacation lodging. To check availability, call the Coachman now at 800-635-0043 or click here.

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