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Address: 63 Fendalton Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
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Small but elegant

Mona Vale garden is a relatively small but exquisite garden set on the banks of the Avon River in the suburbs of Christchurch. If you are travelling be car, take Riccarton Road... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Interesting place to visit for a look at gardens and the building and also river views. Lots of roses and other plants.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Mona Vale garden is a relatively small but exquisite garden set on the banks of the Avon River in the suburbs of Christchurch. If you are travelling be car, take Riccarton Road and, at Fendalton, turn off at Mona Vale Avenue. This will take you to the carpark at the back of the gardens. Then get out of the car... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had the opportunity to stroll through the very pretty Mona Vale Garden. It was such a pleasant and peaceful place and I wish we had more time to sit and reflect. It's by far not the largest botanical gardens we have seen, but it is really beautiful and you should visit it.

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Thank Richard M
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took an early morning stroll through these gardens as they were near my hotel & open 7am - late (free entry). Large well established older style garden with a lovely pool & fountain, iris walk, riverwalk, rose garden and much more - well worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went to this garden on our trip to newzealand/christchurch.The garden is in the middle of cit with lot of greenery and varities of flowers.But there is nothing special and unique.May spend time for relaxing

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a great little oasis in the center of the city. Lots of lovely benches to sit upon after you have walked around the grounds. Information signs everywhere stating how historical it is. A beautiful river flowing through the middle of the grounds too. Great spot for a picnic on a sunny day.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

lovely place,nice little stroll for the afternoon.close to town.on the way to the airport.easy to find.

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Thank Jason B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Good place for practicing Yoga close by the Roses Garden in Mona Vale. It is quite and grassy. People are friendly and respectful of your practice.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is very Beautiful, it's free and very well manicured. I lived in Merivale, many years ago where this beautiful house and gardens are situated, now a tea rooms and gazebo, pond and lawns. A well known local hub and great to take the young ones. Well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Lovely little gardens, and tranquil spots to plan family outings or that very romantic picnic. Great for wedding photos or ceremonies .

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