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Versailles Gardens and French Cloister

Paradise Island Dr. | One & Only Ocean Club, New Providence Island
+1 800-321-3000
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Scenic views

Walked here from the Warwick hotel up the road. Worth the heat to view the sea from this vantage... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy M
Private Property - Disappointed

This is a beautiful space, but as per the other reviews it unfortunately turned out to now be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kayla P
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Beautifully manicured gardens set next to a 12th century Augustine monastery.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“ocean club” (38 reviews)
“from france” (3 reviews)
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Paradise Island Dr. | One & Only Ocean Club, New Providence Island
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+1 800-321-3000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked here from the Warwick hotel up the road. Worth the heat to view the sea from this vantage, plus the beautiful gardens, pathways, and iron work. A short but picturesque visit if you're in the area.

Thank Andy M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful space, but as per the other reviews it unfortunately turned out to now be private property and you are not allowed to walk through it.

Thank Kayla P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The story of the place is very interesting. The previous owner of the resort used a lot of money and effort to build and maintain a convincing replica of the Versailles Gardens . One may approch it either starting from the resort grounds or from...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

Despite the difficulty of obtaining information about 'the cloisters', I eventually found my way here. Hint: locals won't know what you are talking about if you refer to it as Versailles Garden. Also, I wanted to walk to it from my resort but Paradise Island...More

1  Thank Mar J
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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

I went there based on locals recommending it, looks like it used to be public but then sold to private owners, very hostile signs forbidding any tresspassing, I think it is shame on the city to sell such property, it is bad enough that half...More

1  Thank MrASM
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

Was so excited to see this place and walked about 15 minutes from the Warwick but when we arrived realized it's on private property and not available to the public. Big disappointment.

Thank jrabidea
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

After hearing of this amazing garden and seeing it briefly while returning from an excursion from Rose Island, I became determined to visit. We had lunch at Dune, the creation of Michelin-starred chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten. After an exquisite luncheon, we asked permission to walk through...More

3  Thank rogerhomer
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

The Versailles Gardent & French Cloisters are within walking distance from RIU Paradise island hotel, only took 15 min. Gardens are spacious and very green.

1  Thank 133DM133
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

This was a very pleasant surprise. The guide from the Warwick Hotel did a very nice job of explaining the history of the gardens. You really need a guide to get the full value of the experience. It is truly one of a kind and...More

1  Thank mike t
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

I loved this garden, it was so peaceful and full of beautiful flowers if you are on Paradise Island stop and check it out.

2  Thank GregandGreg
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