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Japanese Garden

Clingendael Estate, The Hague, The Netherlands
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Calm Oasis of charm.

Tendrils trail down into tranquil pools cushioned by mossy banks of green hold your senses in a... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
The Hague, The Netherlands
Spending 3 hours in the park

We visited the park for couple of hours. Unfortunately the Japanese garden was closed and we could... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2016
Khalid M
Doha, Qatar
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Clingendael Estate, The Hague, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Tendrils trail down into tranquil pools cushioned by mossy banks of green hold your senses in a calm embrace. This is a place of contemplative beauty. I am blessed to have this retreat on my doorstep. Step out of the stresses of life and slow...More

Thank 14scorpio10
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We visited the park for couple of hours. Unfortunately the Japanese garden was closed and we could not enter. However, the place is wonderful for relaxing and meditating.

1  Thank Khalid M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Every year I visit the Japanese Garden, It amazes me everytime. It's located in the beautiful woods of Clingendael near The Hague.

Thank Jerry N
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Hidden gem - very nice to take a stroll through. Genuinely feels Japanese. Don't expect it to be huge though.

Thank Bram B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

All the locals know about this, and enjoy it. It seems that the word is getting out among tourists and expats too, because every time I go there are plenty of visitors. It is beautiful, free, and peaceful.

Thank AusInNetherlands
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It's only open for few months and then it gets crowded. The main entrance is small and do are the sidewalks. If you don't pay attention to all the people in your way and look around for a bit, it is actually quite nice. Well...More

Thank Martijn B
Reviewed 19 August 2016

The Japanese garden is only open a few weeks in spring & fall. The main park is open all year. The Japanese park is very nice & beautiful in spring especially. Easy to reach by public transportation. Near to the main train station of The...More

1  Thank GreenBear17
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This garden is within the huge park of Clingendael, easily reachable from Central Station with bus 18. Follow the big entrance alley of the park and then turn to the right. The Japaanse Tuin (Japanese Garden) opens only in May-June (6 weeks) and in October...More

Thank PipingAngel
Reviewed 29 June 2016

in between visits , enjoy the Japanese Garden , walk around or just sit , relax and enjoy the moment take your bycicle or park your car nearby ( free after 14.00 pm till 09.00 am ), there is also a busstop almost in front...More

Thank happy h
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Nice experience. It's free. it is seiing beauty in 30 minutes . And in a nice part of the Hague; in Bos van Clingendaal

Thank USDutchie
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Dominique P
4 August 2017|
Response from xenetta | Reviewed this property |
yes there is parking of course but i don't remember how much because I went there last year.. Anyway it shouldn't be so much! :) success!!
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Sam F
11 April 2017|
Response from puravida004 | Reviewed this property |
Into the park yes, but for the Japanese Gardens I'm not sure as they weren't open yet.