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Address: Rte. 40 | P. O. Box 11711, 00801-4711, St. Thomas
Phone Number: 340-774-4999

Follow a nature trail that leads you through nearly 200 varieties of...

Follow a nature trail that leads you through nearly 200 varieties of tropical plants and an orchid jungle, wander through a gallery displaying local art, or take a sip of complimentary rum punch when you visit these scenic botanical gardens that are perched on a mountainside 1,000 feet above sea level.

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Very nice view of the ocean

Beautiful sheeting on the mountain with lush gardens and great views. The restaurant had a good selection, tasty food and excellent service.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Bill F
Houston, Texas
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Houston, Texas
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134 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful sheeting on the mountain with lush gardens and great views. The restaurant had a good selection, tasty food and excellent service.

Thank Bill F
Newark, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent about an hour here on a recent trip and enjoyed the gardens and scenic views. We had the garden to ourselves on a Sunday morning, which was nice. Guests walk on a path made of wooden decking that loops around the garden. It takes only 30 minutes or so to walk the path. We enjoyed the tropical plants... More 

Thank SMLove226
Lake Winnipesaukee, NH
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We stopped at this property on our way back down from Mountain Top. There was only one other car in the parking lot. There was a kiosk where we should paid, but nobody was there. We wandered through the property, and took the short boardwalk stroll to see the plants. At the beginning of the walk through the gardens there... More 

Thank judetravelr
Mayfield, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We just left there a little while ago. We had so much fun. We walked through the lush botanical garden and seen a few birds! Which were very entertaining! Then we went up the the observation deck and it was a breath taking view! My husband & I loved and you can see the other island too! We recommend this... More 

Thank Kodie F
Northville, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

We only went as we prearranged zip lining right across the street. Staff was very friendly and charged child price for anyone under 18. Grounds were ok. I was bothered by the birds kept in cages in total shade. Cages needed a good disinfecting!! the view from the highest level is what you go for. It is spectacular! Restrooms were... More 

2 Thank Michelle M
Thayer, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Enjoyed short walk through tropical garden. Maybe we missed something, but didn't really see much "greathouse" architecture, so somewhat disappointed with that. The garden was lush and pretty, viewed from multilevel wooden walkway. Nice scenery. Several beautiful caged toucans. Not enough for a destination attraction, but great stop on a tour or if passing nearby on way to other activities.

1 Thank Harvey A
Wooster, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

We were in beautiful St. Thomas for a week in March of 2016 and this was a very upsetting part of the trip. The gardens are filthy and strewn with trash. I saw zero orchids. There were beautiful parrots kept in filthy cages, devoid of sunlight and rat infested. The humane society should go in and remove the birds from... More 

1 Thank rrmiller96
St. Maarten-St. Martin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

I was very disappointed to see that the garden was not kept up and some of the birds were not there. What amazed me was the view on top. It had a breathtaking view of the island and the surrounding islands as well.

Thank Timothy B
Oakville, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

Stopped here as part of an island tour as part of our cruise ship adventure. .Besides a great view ocean, it is a beautiful landscaped property.. Well kept house and get a sense of people with money like to entertain themselves here.

Thank b0b55russell
Monroe, NJ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

We stopped at St. Peter Great House on a tour of St. Thomas and were impressed by its beauty. The views from the upper porch are spectacular and you can see far and wide from that vantage point. The gardens are lush and green and beautiful. You can spot parrots and other Island birds among the greenery. There's a gift... More 

Thank Angela H

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