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Princess Grace Rose Garden

Fontvieille, Monaco
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Type: Gardens
Description: This peaceful rose garden, named after Princess Grace Kelly, is located by the sea on a beautiful marina.
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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I was told to go to this beautiful garden when in Monaco, but sadly it was closed for renovation's when we were there in August. Sorry I missed it.

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Bray, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

Princess Grace Rose Garden was one of the main places I was looking forward to visiting while spending a day in Monaco. What a dissapointment! Only until i got there, I saw a big notice at the gates stating that it will be closed until June 2014. There was no word about it when talking to a staff member at... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
32 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Princess Grace liked roses & flowers in general & the thought of a memorial garden is a nice idea. But the size & scope of the idea could be improved. All Monaco features suffer from over kill & tourism. The statue is worthy of discussions

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

What a lovely place to sit, relax and take some beautiful photos, well worth a visit. Very well maintained gardens. We have been there on two separate occaiosons.

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Nice, France
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31 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This garden was created by Prince Rainier as a homage to Princess Grace after her death. The huge variety of roses is stunning and the best time to visit is May or June, depending on how early summer arrives. There are also sculptures. The gardens are kept immaculate and it's a lovely place to rest for a while.

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

This garden has a few roses and is a very quiet place. As others have said, it won't take you long to visit it, but if you follow the sign posts and walk there from Monte-Carlo, you will see many beautiful sculptures along the way, which were one of the highlights of our trip.

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43 reviews 43 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

Peaceful refuge from the often noisy traffic of Monaco. Much smaller than I expected.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

A lovely small rose garden to walk round - will take you about 4mins unless you look at every rose - but a relaxing little quiet spot

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