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Address: 1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
Phone Number: (250) 248-7026
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Nice if your first one

This is a small place with a few types of butterflies. They also have some big tortoises that wander around. Not spectacular but ok for a little bit.

3 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael T
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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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Snow Lake, Canada
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120 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We wandered here for about an hour - the butterflies were gorgeous, and they had a nice water garden area. They had a lot of plants and trees labelled, which was a bonus, as I am always interested in unique plants and trees. We thought it was a nice visit, and enjoyed it.

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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333 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small place with a few types of butterflies. They also have some big tortoises that wander around. Not spectacular but ok for a little bit.

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Thank Michael T
Cootamundra
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64 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For Butterflies, regrettably this place is not as good as Niagara Falls but still, not bad. The gardens were still being developed but the display of orchids was reasonably impressive. The outdoor gardens were fine, displays of Japanese Maples and a number of other species, reasonably impressive. The other creatures - tortoises and so on were equally good. I have... More 

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Thank JeffatStockinbingal
Parksville
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8 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We attended the gardens??? on Saturday, July 9th. It is not worth the admission price and we would not go again or recommend it to our friends and visitors. The water garden pond water level was very low and unkempt. The orchid garden is still being developed (should have been done in off season). The tortoises were just displayed in... More 

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Thank Thomas E
Yellowknife, Canada
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

A rundown filthy location. Very few butterflies. Kids and adults handling what few there were. It was the worst drop of money I've made in this trip to BC. Please stay away and save your money.

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Thank nissanyk
Regina, Canada
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12 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Very nice flowers and nice relaxing walk. Many different paths to see flowers, tortoises, frogs and more. A little on the pricey side so not recommended for people on a strict budget.

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Thank spekrul
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Some Butterflies were injured and limping on ground. Lots dead in the many cobwebs. Plants not attended to and in poor shape and dying. Facility was old , run down and filthy. The doors and door knobs have never been cleaned. The entrance to the orchid garden was filthy with cobwebs and debris. Apparently they don't own s broom or... More 

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Thank Miki I
Delta, Canada
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

When we went to the Butterfly Gardens it was a beautiful sunny day. There was a birthday party going on while we were there with lots of young children running around. This dampened our experience with all their noise and running around.

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Fort St. John, British Columbia
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Very neat place to go with friends and family, the butterflies here are the coolest thing ever, very colorful and exotic and unique!!

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Thank shagg2016
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This was a huge disappointment!!! Very small facility. While the butterflies were beautiful but I would not go again. The butterfly Gardens in Victoria is far superior. The turtle were in small pens. The ponds were in poor condition, the facilities need attention. I would skip this place and save your money.

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