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Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723
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Beautiful Garden and Waterfall with Knowledgeable Guide

We visited this garden as part of our shore excursion program in Ocho Rios. The park and garden is... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2016
Jakarta, Indonesia
Beautiful place to see in Ocho Rios.

A very nice adventure touring the Shaw Park Gardens. Be aware that there is a long flight of stairs... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2016
Lake Zurich, Illinois
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Beautiful, well-kept gardens just a short walk from the center of town.
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  • Average7%
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

We visited this garden as part of our shore excursion program in Ocho Rios. The park and garden is located in high elevation and only few minutes drive from the city. On our way there is a spot where we can see the Cruise Ship....More

2  Thank Darnel-HDI
Reviewed March 7, 2016

A very nice adventure touring the Shaw Park Gardens. Be aware that there is a long flight of stairs you must descend and climb to get back to your tour bus, washroom facilities and parking. Starting at the top of the hill you can overlook...More

2  Thank amhcaribe
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Arrived by taxi from the cruise port in Ocho Rios having researched the gardens. We were guided round by Vincent who had a great knowledge and enthusiasm about the plants and garden. What a treat. There were views from the hillside garden down to the...More

3  Thank LizzybeeYorkshire
Reviewed February 14, 2016

This was the first calm place for us after coming from Negril and Montego Bay. Although you need to pay US $10 for entry and guide it was so worth it to see this place with its beautiful waterfall and plants that were so well...More

2  Thank Rufus212
Reviewed February 3, 2016

On our last day of vacation we grabbed a cab and checked out shaw gardens. I loved it! 10$usd and a guide walks you around. Beautiful waterfall, lovely gardens, lots of birds. Would definetly reccomend, if you did it quickly time 45min, we were there...More

2  Thank Lori M
Reviewed January 28, 2016

These set above Ocho Rios , giving a fine view of the town , consist of acres of streams, waterfalls, ponds, flowers and woods. They are a must visit and guided tours are available.

1  Thank JAA_MK
Reviewed January 24, 2016

What a beautiful area. Hidden away from the rest of the touristy attractions. This was by far my favorite excursion while visiting. Our guide Richard was extremely knowledgeable and obviously has a lot of pride in the gardens.

Thank eleac27
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Shaw Park Gardens is up on a hill so you can see the area around the pier when you're up there and the view is beautiful. We hiked all the way up from the pier, and it took quite a bit longer than the estimated...More

3  Thank WalkieTalkie
Reviewed January 16, 2016

We got an excellent guide and had a really good time at this place. Very peaceful and scenic place. You could spend several hours here.

Thank sunnyg0a
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

The gardens were clean and well kept. The waterfall was gorgeous. We had a guide who identified a lot of the plants. Overall a lovely visit but plants very similar to what we have at home.

1  Thank Pamela M
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Response from Gilla B | Reviewed this property |
Trust me, this is the place to be. Your family will always have this memory, you can chose here or Cranbrook flower forest in the same parish. Being that its 40 people, I would chose the latter. Hope this helps. Good luck... More
March 6, 2017|
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$25 I think...