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Garden Route Botanical Gardens

49 Caledon Street, George 6529, South Africa
+27 44 874 1558
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Its beautiful and clean.

The plants and flowers is something that you will not find in other places. Due to the people that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
debeergerrie67
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Secunda, South Africa
WHAT A LITTLE GEM

Thanks to the review from Tammy P, we went to the Gardens and were pleasantly surprised. It was... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Jinx S
,
Brisbane, Australia
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  • Average14%
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49 Caledon Street, George 6529, South Africa
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+27 44 874 1558
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The plants and flowers is something that you will not find in other places. Due to the people that is not looking after it as it were before the garden is going down.

Thank debeergerrie67
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Thanks to the review from Tammy P, we went to the Gardens and were pleasantly surprised. It was so lovely to walk around and see all the plants, especially the water lillies. We managed to get into the cafe and have a cup of tea...More

Thank Jinx S
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Being out of townies we decided to take a little tour of George & happened to come across the Garden Route Botanical Gardens & we have to say that it really was a lovely find. We were greeted by two gents who worked there &...More

Thank Tammy P
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

The Garden Route Botanical Gardens are a must see when visiting George. Offering fabulous views of the Outeniqua Mountains, gorgeous walks and an excellent variety of indigenous plants. There is also a Bird Hive overlooking a tranquil lake to enjoy a quite time close to...More

Thank mimurphy44
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We just love taking walks here on a weekly basis... its safe and lovely for small children with lots of space for them to run. We often take bread to feed the ducks and fish in the small dam. Great views of the mountain from...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

If you are into what nature offer & provide, this is a must stop & visit option. The grounds are in really good condition & well maintained. There are so many are plants & trees, gathered in a relative small area, all making for a...More

Thank AntonBasson1313
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This absolute treasure at the foot of the Outeniqua mountains is the best kept secret of the Garden Route Protecting the environment of the garden route which is unfortunately fast disappearing the garden is managed by a seriously committed team of experts working daily to...More

Thank GreyRoger
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Beautifully maintained, Dog friendly gardens in a scenically spectacular area. Pleasant relaxed cafe and all round welcoming staff. To be recommended to visitors and locals alike.

Thank halcyonbp
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Well worth popping in to these gardens when you visit George, especially as there is a wonderful cafe & plant centre alongside. Easy walking on made paths. Not just plants to see, but plenty of wildlife - bring your camera and binoculars!

Thank SallyChris D
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

First time at the GRBG and we absolutely loved it! Stunning views, clean park and lots of fresh air. Will definitely return to this picturesque park!

Thank Em v
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