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Flower Forest

Richmond Plantation | St Joseph, Barbados, BB, Barbados
+1 246-433-8152
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Rain Forest botanical paradise: the flowers and plants in this garden will take one's breath away, fantastic views from hill top looking out east over the Atlantic and the 'Scotland District of Barbados, benches for resting in secluded shady spots, the peace that one wishes, missing from one's work life is here. Worth more than money, relax and restore the soul...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“exotic flowers” (10 reviews)
“gift shop” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Richmond Plantation | St Joseph, Barbados, BB, Barbados
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+1 246-433-8152
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"exotic flowers"
in 10 reviews
"gift shop"
in 21 reviews
"piece of paradise"
in 4 reviews
"coconut cake"
in 3 reviews
"heaven on earth"
in 3 reviews
"the east coast"
in 13 reviews
"tropical garden"
in 5 reviews
"trees and shrubs"
in 7 reviews
"pleasant cafe"
in 3 reviews
"lovely stroll"
in 3 reviews
"flower power"
in 3 reviews
"serene place"
in 3 reviews
"rum punch"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful vistas"
in 3 reviews
"huge variety"
in 4 reviews
"small cafe"
in 6 reviews
"self guided"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We entered through an attractive restaurant and shop providing reasonably priced meals. The gardens are set on a hillside with wonderful palms and many other variety of trees and shrubs, some of which we would recognise as giant versions of our house plants. Flowers were...More

Thank mboultuk
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We saw a sign for Flower Forest on our way to Harrison’s Cave. After visiting Harrison’s Cave, took a $15 USD cab ride to Flower Forest since no direct route. We took the blue bus back into the city. A bit of a walk but...More

Thank MikeI283BL
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited last week, I am in a wheelchair, my husband pushed me and it needs quite some strength as the path goes up and downhill, but it is doable. We arrived at 3 and only wished we had come before as it closed at 4...More

Thank debvoyage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having first visited this place 23 years ago on our honeymoon, we decided to retrace our steps. We were not disappointed , it was just as beautiful. Cool and relaxing and so many pretty flowers Food simple but delicious Home made tamarind and googeberry lollies...More

Thank Liz W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit to this beautiful garden. There are many varities of plant and flowers to see. Walking is easy along tarmac footpaths and the view to the sea is fantastic. They have a restaurant for meals or just a cool drink as well...More

Thank Pentti H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended this garden by our taxi driver so we gave it a try. It was a beautiful place. The flowers and other plants were well planned out and there was something eye catching everywhere you looked. I ran out of room on my...More

Thank Rhonda K
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flowerforest, Guest Relations Manager at Flower Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Rhonda K, thank you for your review and rating of our gardens. It's great that you ran out of room for pictures. Just means you have to come back and capture all the ones that you missed. See you soon!

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

We had visited the more famous gardens up the road and saw the sign for the Flower Gardens so decided to call in. If you visit look out for Angela (aka Whoopi Goldberg) in the shop, she is a lovely friendly lady and will love...More

Thank Teddy-on-the-go
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flowerforest, Guest Relations Manager at Flower Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Teddy-on-the-go, thank you for your review and 5 star rating of our attraction. I am happy that you got the chance to meet our resident 'celebrity', Angela. We wish to also point out that our cafe has some of the best fishcakes on the...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

We arrived early, about 0930 and were the first to arrive, so we had the trail all to ourselves and thouroughly enjoyed the flowers, the trees, the views and the quiet. The vegetation was so numerous that one would really need to go back to...More

Thank Stedwill
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flowerforest, Guest Relations Manager at Flower Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Stedwill, the title of your review humbles us. Thank you for visiting our botanical gardens and for giving us a 5 star rating. We do our utmost best to maintain our attraction to the highest standards and appreciate when our efforts are recognized. Please...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

had a quick visit as we arrived only 45 minutes before it closed. the very friendly member of staff kindly provided us with an umbrella which was needed as a tropical rain shower was about to descend upon us. there was some interesting and varied...More

Thank stewart w
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flowerforest, Guest Relations Manager at Flower Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Stewart, thank you for your review of our tropical gardens and recommendation to others. We do often get showers and have several umbrellas available for our visitors, as you have noted. I am happy that even though your visit was cut short you still...More

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Reviewed February 24, 2018

This was a very pleasant walk through a section of highland forest under majestic palms and past a large variety of colorful tropical plants on easily navigated pathways. About half way through the trail there is a beautiful vista across the hills receding down to...More

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flowerforest, Guest Relations Manager at Flower Forest, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello 4Steve2014, thank you for your review and for sharing your experience with us. It sounds like you had a wonderful afternoon. The gazebo area is a wonderful part of our gardens that is rich with history. Please visit us again soon and follow us...More

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Jess2381
April 12, 2018|
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Response from stewart w | Reviewed this property |
It is interesting but the pathways can slippery if wet and they are quite steep in places. Saying that they do cater for children with various activities.
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Natalie P
March 24, 2015|
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Response from flowerforest | Property representative |
Yes! We have an indoor/outdoor cafe and you can relax to the sound of the birds. There is also a nice view off the balcony into the garden.
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