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Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723
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Beautiful botanical garden and nice waterfall

Off the main highway turn south at Milford Rd. Go up past high school a short distance and look... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2015
Jim P
Lake Wales, Florida
Wondrous tropical flora

Shaw Park Gardens is a serene wonder to behold. My wife and I went after arriving in Ocho Rios in... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2015
Kevin M
Saint Louis
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Beautiful, well-kept gardens just a short walk from the center of town.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723

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Reviewed 22 March 2015

Off the main highway turn south at Milford Rd. Go up past high school a short distance and look for sign. Turn right and follow the signs. Expect to pay $10 per person. There will be a guide there to show you around the gardens...More

1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Shaw Park Gardens is a serene wonder to behold. My wife and I went after arriving in Ocho Rios in the late afternoon. We had the park and a guide (Percy) all to ourselves. Percy was really very knowledgeable about all the plants and trees...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We walked here from Ocho, just a couple of kilometres up the hill. No-one else was there as no cruise ships were in adn the gardens and waterfalls are really lovely. At $10 it's much better value than Coyaba Falls (Now called Konoko falls and...More

Thank linda_1313
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Spectacular views of Ocho Rios, use the guides - they are very knowledgeable. Walk around yourself after the tour to get a better look at the gardens. Magnificent trees. You can walk from Ocho Rios if you are adventurous - we enjoyed the walk and...More

1  Thank Janette E
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Vincent gave us a wonderful educational tour of the gardens. Very quiet, no crowds. Abundant plants and flowers of all varieties. Loved it. No swimming allowed, but the waterfall is lovely.

1  Thank B R
Reviewed 17 February 2015

My 10 year old son and I took a taxi here from our resort in Runaway Bay and we both loved it. We were lucky enough to be the only visitors that day. The gardens are spectacular and if you love flowers and foliage, it's...More

1  Thank ChelseaToronto
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is lovely for group outings. If you want to hang out somewhere where everyone will have something to do then this is definitely the place. Have unique adventure make all the arrangements for you and you are able to spend the whole day just...More

Thank Unique A
Reviewed 11 February 2015

This park is a fantastic place to enjoy flowers and spend time in nature. Ronold was our guide and he did a great job showing us the garden.

Thank kris1958
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Nature at its best, the guided tour really teaches you to understand how nature works in the Caribbean

1  Thank Brunski1
Reviewed 14 January 2015

We had a pleasant guide who knew his plants. Be aware of the sensitive plants as you walk over them. A Cascading waterfall will please your senses with the red ginger flowers in the foreground. Great place for photos and nature lovers.

1  Thank Ellen S
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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
6 March 2017|
Response from Opinionated B | Reviewed this property |
$25 I think...