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Andromeda Botanic Gardens

3 Hwy, Bathsheba, Barbados
+1 246-433-9384
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Garden Delight Full-Day Tour in Barbados
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A wonderful collection of plants with a relaxing pond at the heart of these historic gardens. Journey through these gardens at your leisure and marvel at the vision of its creator, the multi-award winning Iris Bannochie (three Gold medals at the Chelsea Flower Show, Silver Crown of Merit by the Barbadian government). A plant-lovers' paradise and a unique place to visit, get married, picnic or hire for you own special event. Andromeda Botanic Gardens - sustainable, beautiful, unforgettable.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3 Hwy, Bathsheba, Barbados
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+1 246-433-9384

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Easy to get to by bus from Bridgetown (BD$2 for the journey) Leaves on the hour and takes under an hour. (Also buses available from Speightstown). Bus drops you outside the gate. Lovely garden with staff who are happy to explain it all. Its a...More

Thank SallyMurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Luckily, it was dry when we visited. If it had been raining it would have been a different experience - underfoot looks like it would be tricky in wet weather. The garden has a lovely feel to it as you pass round; you can almost...More

Thank Pixiep92
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place to view a lot of the different plants and flowers of Barbados, unfortunately no air conditioning in the canteen and very sweaty, could do much better..More

Thank Benjamin D
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for mentioning the variety of plants, over 500 in this important and stunning heritage garden. Andromeda is the only botanic garden in Barbados and the plants are actually from all over the world. The previous TripAdvisor reviewer wrote that this is the best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed our visit to this historic and important garden. The lady who greeted us was very welcoming and informative about the history of the garden. The guide sheets provided were very informative too. The range of plants and trees was very impressive and...More

Thank HelenJarvis58
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your review. Andromeda is such a special place and we love it when visitors appreciate this outstanding garden. We have more plans so it will be even better if/when you return. Thanks again. Regards Sharon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were visiting Barbados for the fourth time. Most of our time there is spent on or under the ocean but since Hurricane Maria made a close pass, we were looking for other opportunities to explore the island on land. We were...More

Thank mandor58
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for you review. We are glad you explored Barbados - so much more to experience! Andromeda is the only historic/heritage garden in this lovely island and deserves all the attention we can give it. The collection of different gardens makes the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a bus from Speightstown through scenic countryside right to the door of Andromeda. Greeted by friendly staff member who gave us guides for the walks on a beautiful sun filled day. Gardens were tranquil and interesting. Had coffee and a snack at the bar...More

Thank GladlyAmazed
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review and we're so pleased you enjoyed your afternoon. Yes! Tranquil, interesting and even intimate and romantic. The bus journey from Speightstown is quite lovely, I'm surprised more people do not choose to visit Andromeda and Bathsheba via that route. Thanks...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really stunning tropical gardens to escape in to a sense of mystery and magic. You can tell that love and passion has gone in to the maintenance of this beautiful place. Thoroughly recommend it and they have wonderful cake too!More

1  Thank justinenagaur
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. Yes! We are passionate about Andromeda. It is simply one of the greatest post-war gardens in the world. Our love and passion cannot possibly match that of the creator, the great visionary Iris Bannochie. The incredible variety of plants is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful gardens that provide a lovely cooling break from the beach. Interesting information provided on the route and excellent knowledgable staff. A particular shout out for Judith who is very welcoming and ready to answer any questions.More

Thank jeanyess
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. Yes! The beaches are lovely but there is much more to enjoy in Barbados! Andromeda is a 'lovely haven' and an important heritage garden. Iris Bannochie created a masterpiece and we are honoured to look after and develop this unique...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

Lovely place to visit. Very welcoming and informative staff with even a few monkeys to help guide you round! Amazing variety of flora, but most impressive are the trees towering above you.More

Thank Tom M
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review. Yes! The variety is simply incredible. The creator, Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal winner and renowned Barbadian Iris Bannochie was a prolific plant collector. She craeted a garden of immense beauty and interest. Thank you for mentioning the trees! They...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We came across Andromeda gardens whilst researching things to do on the island that would suit our 2.5 year old daughter - we weren't disappointed! We found it relatively easily; it was well signposted towards the end. We were greeted by a very friendly chap,...More

Thank loulamac
Sharon C, Manager at Andromeda Botanic Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you for your review. Yes! Around each corner is something different. Andromeda is comprised of many gardens and provides an exceptionally interesting, informative and delightful tour, even for non-gardeners! I am so pleased you and your family enjoyed yourselves and that Rob, the 'chap',...More

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Lynda06
5 March 2017|
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Response from Sharon C | Property representative |
Hi. Your UK National Trust card allows entrance at half price. UK RHS members are free as are Barbados National Trust members. Children 15 and under are also free. Hope this helps.
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Pat M
17 January 2017|
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Response from Sharon C | Property representative |
Hi Pat. Yes. We do accept credit cards. Our monkeys are wild and there ae many of them but we do not feed them. They usually visit the garden twice a day - early in the morning, about 7am and late afternoon, after 4pm... More
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allnamesunderthesun
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Response from Sharon C | Property representative |
Hi. You'll need to get a bus to Bridgetown and then a Bathsheba bus from the Fairchild Street Bus Terminal - Gate 6. Buses are scheduled to run on the hour, every hour. Hope to see you!
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