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Garden Route Botanical Gardens

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The Garden Route Botanical Gardens are a beautiful sanctuary in the middle of George. There are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
George, South Africa
George Botanical Gardens

Beautiful serene gardens with lots of interesting hidden areas to explore and relax. Become a... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2019
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49 Caledon Street, George 6529, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Garden Route Botanical Gardens are a beautiful sanctuary in the middle of George. There are breathtaking views of the mountains and a lovely place to run with one's dogs and explore nature in a safe environment. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2019
Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful serene gardens with lots of interesting hidden areas to explore and relax. Become a member and visit as often as you like and you will also be contributing to the betterment of the gardens.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bridgetfro
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

It was a cool drizzly day and we decided to visit the botanical gardens. Entrance was a mere R15 per person. The facility is well kept and neat. You will find a variety of indigenous plants and trees. You can follow the different trials and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 22, 2019 via mobile

I love the fact that there is a Park in the Garden Route where I can take my dog to, so that he can run around to his hearts content. Unfortunately the facilities at the Park is not well maintained and the staff at the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank StellaJ09
Reviewed June 6, 2019

Beautiful site and view, very relaxing and definitely a great place for taking pictures and spending quality time with loved ones

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tersha_jurams
Reviewed May 8, 2019

The gardens are always worth visiting. The cloud reflections in the dam, the sugarbirds visiting the proteas, the bird hide with water lilies in front. One of the gems is the mushroom trail, with lovely rest spots on the well maintained walk. Take a picnic...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Marina P
Reviewed April 22, 2019

Pleasant gardens to spend leisure time, especially with a guided tour. Highlight for me was the Hiroshima Tree. This is a Holly tree grown from a seed of a holly tree that survived the Hiroshima nuclear bomb.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Chris C
Reviewed March 19, 2019

I do the park run and also Hope Church walk, stunning view in the bush and forest with a nice ending at the dam. Love the trail.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Maritza K
Reviewed March 19, 2019

My family and I love going to the Botanical Gardens. We are avid bird-watchers and this is a paradise for garden birds, kingfishers, darters and even a raptor or two. The grounds are always neat and well-kept and the staff at the gate is always...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank debbiebadenhorst
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Little awsome botanic garden. Hudge variaty of plants and birds. There is also a café restaurant with a possibility to have breakfast and lunch. Free Parking nearby.

Date of experience: February 2019
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April 2, 2019|
Response from victorbruggeman | Reviewed this property |
as we didn't do that, i really do't know, but it seems to me it is possible... sorry for late answer