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Hollis Garden

702 E. Orange Street, Lakeland, FL 33801
(863) 834-6035
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Ranked #1 of 25 Attractions in Lakeland
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Gardens, Parks
Description: Botanical garden
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Leesburg, Florida
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Beautiful location on Lake Mirror downtown. Very relaxing, well maintained and a good spot for photos.

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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This is such a Wow factor just a short drive downtown. Situated on one of the many lakes it is a beautiful place to spend a relaxed hour just walking around and exploring all the lovely plants. This is a popular photo location for prom and brides. It can also be reserved for wedding and functions for a reasonable price... More

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Plant City
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My husband and I finally got around to visiting Hollis Gardens. It was hot weather, but it was worth the walk through it. The flowers were lovely. I was pleasantly surprised to see a few fruit trees and a few patches of vegetables well placed throughout the gardens. It overlooks Lake Mirror, which is lovely to walk around. Several restaurants... More

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Lakeland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Nice local plants. Beautifully done. Peaceful. Great way to spend an afternoon. Love the little fish pond. Great place for weddings

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Shrewsbury
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84 reviews 84 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Walkways through out and a great egret feasting on lizards was a bit of entertainment during a visit. The location is popular for weddings inside and affords great outdoor photo ops

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Kissimmee, Florida, United States
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96 reviews 96 reviews
51 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

They do a great job with the landscaping which is well maintained. It is very quiet and peaceful. There are plenty of places to sit and enjoy nature. They also have a very good Bistro with good salads and sandwiches

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is one of the prettiest gardens I have been in ,and right in the heart of the city! The flowers, lily pond , fountains are gorgeous! Sets right on Mirror Lake, Also loved the Bistro! Would love to go back!

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lakeland, fl
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

quiet interlude in the midst of busy locale.Close to community theater, bistro and dining options and nearby lake

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is a wonderful place to go. Many people have Prom or Wedding photos made here. It is located by beautiful Lake Mirror in Lakeland, FL. There is a small playground and water spouts for young children. Contact the City of Lakeland Parks and Rec department to reserve party rooms.

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Lakeland, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

They did a great job of the landscape with all the different types of flowers and plants. They have a great bistro to eat at with good sandwiches and salads.

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