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Canterbury Gardens in Escondido, CA, is transformed from a wonderful floral and gift shop to a Christmas wonderland from mid- September thru December every year. While the store can be crowded there is plenty of on-street parking if their parking lot is full. The facility...More
Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jim K
Dave H, Owner at Canterbury Gardens and Gifts, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
Thanks for such an in-depth and informative review. We agree with everything you said.
We appreciate you telling others about the wonders of Canterbury Gardens & Gifts.
Merry Christmas and come see us so we can thank you in person.
We were looking for Halloween stuff. And at that place the ladies are so sweet and charming and so helpful.
They have quite a lot of stuff from department 56 and many Halloween dolls and other things. Worth the ride to go there
I used to take my Mom and my Sister each Christmas season to Canterbury Gardens to see all the decorated Trees and Ornaments and so much more. Since they have passed away I hadn't been in years and this past week my girlfriends and I...More
Fabulous any time of year, but the holidays are amazing. Displays are enchanting during Halloween and especially Christmas season. We go every year with the little ones. The ornaments and gifts are mostly one-of-a-kind with many Department 56 and Mark Roberts dolls. The collectibles are...More
Beautiful Christmas decorations throughout the store. Lots of families, couples enjoying “Christmas Feeling”, I can tell. Truly amazing. Everything is “Pricey!” If you have tons of money, you can purchase anything “Christmas” but folks like me, just browsing. Nice place to visit before Christmas.
I have been here mulitple times and it is a magical place with a unique Christmas display. However, today I went there with my family and of course the store was as beauitul as ever but when we went into the cafe for lunch, our...More
What a magical place, not only at Christmas but all year round. When you pull into the parking lot you'll feel that your in for a special treat and you'll be sure when you walk through the door. It's on the south side of Escondido...More
This unique store has all sorts of decorations for those who feel the need to create a seasonal look in their home. When we recently visited, Halloween was going on sale, Thanksgiving was given a few shelves of acknowledgement, and Christmas was everywhere. As someone...More