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Butterfly World & Gardens

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1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-7026
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Amazing butterflies

The enclosure where the butterflies are kept is lovely, so many places to watch them feeding off... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wendy G
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Jersey, United Kingdom
See the first flights !

The butterflies were within their cocoons and starting to hatch and it was quite delightful to sit... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
OMGYumYum
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St. Augustine, Florida
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1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
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+1 250-248-7026
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The enclosure where the butterflies are kept is lovely, so many places to watch them feeding off plants and flowers. So many different species, lots of info to refer too. The gardens were not wow. Loved to see the geckos 🦎, even got to hold...More

Thank Wendy G
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The butterflies were within their cocoons and starting to hatch and it was quite delightful to sit there and watch them come out and then stretch their wings. Mother Nature at its best ! Lots of butterflies flying around and even though it was a...More

1  Thank OMGYumYum
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We love butterfly world!! The new owner is fantastic and is doing a great job of bringing this place back to life! There have been challenges with a business like this, (no doubt!) but they're really taking it seriously. We visit every time we're on...More

1  Thank neohippy111
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The butterflies are the definite attraction here. It is fabulous having them fly all around you while you walk through the interior garden. Sometimes they even land on you, especially if you are wearing bright colours and standing still. It is a tropical environment, so...More

Thank Katnelsen
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

It was $20 for an adult and 4 year old, and we saw everything in 1 hour. There are no frogs in the frog pond, and the orchard garden is nothing but plants that we could have see in a nursery. There was one person...More

Thank Ryan051
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Clearly, this attraction is trying. However, the price is in line with a top-notch spot. This is not that. There are butterflies to see and some of the tropical plants are gorgeous. Overall, the place needs maintenance. If you are on a budget, you might...More

Thank klokendahl
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I took my grandkids here for a visit. We enjoyed all the different butterflies. The orchid room was beautiful as well. The kids loved the tortoise Samson. There is also a turtle pond outside with many turtles

1  Thank cindy611
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

Butterfly World at Coombs, BC is quaint and small. It needs some maintenance and work to improve its grounds but it was still fun to visit. My cost was $11 as a senior. The butterfly room was understandably warm. It was a small area may...More

Thank klkks
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was my first time visiting Butterfly World and Gardens. I was a little nervous about going their as I had read the review last week. But I heard it was under new management and decided to take a chance. I went with a friend...More

Thank kokirose
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I am an Islander and have always drove past here on my way to Coombs Market. I stopped with the kids to explore this as per their begging and sadly we were all disappointed in the experience. First off, we arrived two hours before they...More

1  Thank payge2009
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Fred M
17 May 2016|
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Response from Sorin C | Reviewed this property |
Fred, I doubt butterflies from this location are for sale to begin with!... They live in that protected environment, a forced tropical humid ecosystem that is uncommon to our West Coast habitat. These butterflies are hard to... More
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