We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Araluen Botanic Park

362 Croyden Road | Roleystone, Western Australia 6111, Australia
+61 8 9496 1171
Review Highlights
A splendid hidden gem in the valley

Araluen Botanical Garden is a beautiful place to spend the afternoon soaking up the sunshine while... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clarissa H
Perth, Australia
Serenity and beauty at every turn

We came for an amble around the gardens to see the autumn colours and ended up having tea in the... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
Perth, Australia
via mobile
Read all 195 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chalet healy” (11 reviews)
“gift shop” (13 reviews)
“tulip season” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
362 Croyden Road | Roleystone, Western Australia 6111, Australia
+61 8 9496 1171
Write a Review
Reviews (195)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Araluen Botanical Garden is a beautiful place to spend the afternoon soaking up the sunshine while enjoying the beauty of nature at it's very best. The trees are full of stunning Red-tailed Black Cockatoos and Australian Ringnecks, there are ducks in the ponds and gardens...More

Thank Clarissa H
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We came for an amble around the gardens to see the autumn colours and ended up having tea in the coffee shop, sitting and gazing and soaking up the serenity of the place. Nestled in the Perth hills, this is a gem of a place....More

Thank pleasedtobehere
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Place was easy to find. Nice place to have a stroll around. Unless you're going there for a picnic then its a nice place to do a couple of hours walk. Gift shop was closed when we got there at 10am Sunday morning ing but...More

Thank Donny L
Reviewed 2 May 2017

My son took me and my 2year old grand daughter here the other weekend. What a wonderful place. The structures, waterways and plantings are truly lovely. A great place for a family picnic or there is a lovely wee café on site. Very friendly staff.

1  Thank kay-merlyn
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Beautiful gardens with some amazing views. Large and vast gardens set on different levels, very peaceful and tranquil settings. Read the history of the place and it almost comes to life. This is not an hours attraction but an all day experience. Sample the food...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 9 March 2017

If you like flowers and nature you must visit this park. It is beautiful and peaceful. The log cabin cafe is a lovely place to sit and admire the view and listen to the birds. You can also take a picnic as there are lots...More

Thank SallyJonesCowplain
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have never been to the tulip festival at Araluen and my eyes drank in so much beauty. My camera was clicking away and before I know it, I had been there for 2 hours just looking as the fantastic displays from Yates. The only...More

1  Thank Marie V
Reviewed 12 January 2017

An interesting park that is easy to walk round. There are lovely trees, a water lily pond, a war memorial fountain cascade and the largest pergola I have ever seen. I would like to go back in the spring and see the tulips.

Thank Granny192014
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Araleun is a large landscaped park on the outskirts of Perth, near Armadale (about 40 mins drive from the city); there are hilly banks with exotic trees and shrubs, ponds and streams and tumbling rocky brooks, pagodas and arbors and log huts. It is nice...More

1  Thank JKEELAN
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Never regret taking a drive there and spending at least half day there. Always good to walk around lovely gardens and very therapeutic. The place is well kept and managed. Unfortunately the gift shop only opens on weekends so I've missed it twice already. The...More

1  Thank Michelle T
Nearby Restaurants
Roley's on the Ridge
169 reviews
4.66 miles away
Genesis in the Hills
76 reviews
3.99 miles away
Paddy’s Bush Bar & Grill
22 reviews
4.76 miles away
SoulJahs Cafe & Wellness Centre
9 reviews
4.59 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Churchman Brook Dam
18 reviews
4.25 miles away
Armadale Reptile Centre
38 reviews
5.76 miles away
Cohunu Koala Park
318 reviews
6.91 miles away
Hidden Valley Day Spa
17 reviews
9.27 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Serene G
21 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Frances L | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure that a regular bus goes to it, but there are day tours to the park which are run by various tour companies. I have only just seen your query, so I am sorry not to have replied earlier. I just don't use this... More
7 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Carolyn22665 | Reviewed this property |
sorry havn't been in December
23 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from zuraidahy2016 |
Thank you very much Tony- look forward to see roses and other blooms :) Zuraidah