Castillon-Plantbessin Gardens

Parks and gardens

Two magnificent gardens. The first is a series of “rooms”: pools, gardens based on the Japanese and English styles, a scented garden. The second consists of three terraces punctuated with yew topiary, leading to a very fine border of ornamental grasses. Small arboretum and box maze. There is also a range of interesting plants for sale in the nursery. Pushchairs not permitted in the gardens.
Voted Garden of the Year 2009 by the French gardening journalists.
Contact details

Castillon-Plantbessin Gardens

CD 73 Ferme du Château


Phone : 02 31 92 56 03

Garden types

Remarkable garden

English style


On the terrace



  • Our favourite gardens
  • Normandy Parks and Gardens Club
  • Rates

    Base rate - full rate adult From 7 €
    Child rate From 4 €

    Discount - maximum age : 4 years old

    Other group rate

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    Means of payment

    Postal or bank cheques



    Coach Parking


    Average time90 minutes -
    Further informationGuided visit by appointment: 1hr. -


    Coach parking
    Groups acccepted
    Two magnificent gardens classed as ‘Garden of Note’. The first consists of 3 terraces punctuated by sculpted yew trees opening out onto a grass border and culminating with a small arboretum and maze. The second is a succession of ‘chambers’ -a pond, Japanese style garden, English, aromatic. Plants sold in the adjoining nurseries. 2009 Garden of the Year Award from the Association of Gardening and Horticultural Journalists.

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