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Botanical Gardens of Nevis

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Address: Montpelier Estate, Nevis
Phone Number:
+1 869-469-3509
09:00 - 16:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Holds a wide variety of tropical plants & fruit gardens, orchids...

Holds a wide variety of tropical plants & fruit gardens, orchids gardens;Amazonian Rainforest with Birds, Parrots & tropical fish; Waterfalls, Fountains, Vine Gardens.

ON premises, Oasis Thai Restaurant and the a well-stocked and reasonable Galleria Gift Shop

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Nice place to visit.

Nice pathways for a stroll, and the restaurant was very good. They gave away free bouquets on Valentine's Day !

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Coquitlam, Canada
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Waterloo, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This garden is really small. It took us 15 minuted to walk through. Not too many trees or flowers. We only saw a dozen flowering orchid plants. The size of the flowers are small - egg size. We have many more varieties and much exotic orchids sold in our local grocery stores. Not sure if they are just different species... More 

Thank most_peaceful
Coquitlam, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice pathways for a stroll, and the restaurant was very good. They gave away free bouquets on Valentine's Day !

Thank 330lynt
Skillman, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Once you find this place you will be enchanted. Orchids and bromeliads everywhere. Gardens well maintained. Attractive gift shop. Visit takes about one hour.

Thank orchiddoc
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We love coming to the Botanical Gardens. Not everyone realises it does great Thai food - light and delicious and reasonably priced. I ate the starter for two myself, as a main course and it was brilliant.

Thank laurengr00m
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the water ferry over to Nevis for the day; walked a bit before we found a taxi driver that looked decent and away we went! You'd never find this place otherwise! It's high on a hill overlooking the port of Nevis...quite a view! The entrance was a bit disorganized and it had been raining so we paid the... More 

1 Thank MimiStarr
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best botanical gardens we have ever visited. The grounds are shaded and well manicured and all of the vast array of flora and fauna are spread over a former estate. Peaceful, cool, serene, and with a Thai restaurant to boot.

1 Thank ScubaTravelers
Jarvenpaa, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a compact but extremely well planned garden with a surprise round every corner. We especially like the rain forest exhibit complete with parrots and the yellow monkeys that appeared in the late afternoon. As we were waiting for our taxi one of the Thai staff came out and played guitar and sang to us - it was pretty... More 

1 Thank Robin B
Abingdon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Botanical Gardens are lovely. Finding them is a little tricky, as the road signs to them are infrequent and hard to spot, but once there they are truly pleasurable. The gardens are laid out in around a lovely plantation house. The grass is kept immaculately, there is a lake with a fountain and orchids abound. There is also a... More 

1 Thank Tom H
Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the number one attraction in Nevis, period, and it's even better than the last time we visited, eight years ago -- not just orchids, now, but an amazing array of southeast Asian sculptures, and fruit trees.

1 Thank Andrew K
Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning gardens with a great shop and restaurant. The place exudes beauty and charm and is well worth a visit on all counts. Something that seemed to be a little incongruous were the snippets of Asian culture and statutary that were dotted about the place - harmoniously integrated but unexpected in the Caribbean. However, a very elegant venue.

1 Thank IanandMandyMaple

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