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Abkhazi Garden

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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This was a great private garden to visit. I really enjoyed the tea and different edibles. My wife... read more

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Our afternoon visit to the Abkhazi Garden was delightful. Traveling through the nearby area of... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
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Created by the Georgian Prince and Princess Abkhazi, this lovely garden spans just over an acre and features native Garry oaks, Japanese Maples and splendid rhododendrons.
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1964 Fairfield Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1H4, Canada
+1 778-265-6466
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great private garden to visit. I really enjoyed the tea and different edibles. My wife took a photo of a lotus in the pond. It was such a great shot that we printed it out large and hung it in our bathroom....More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Our afternoon visit to the Abkhazi Garden was delightful. Traveling through the nearby area of homes and longtime landmarks was quite interesting. The scenic views of the water and shore reminded us of the luxury of such a location. The gardens around the home and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Was treated to lunch here with a girlfriend! It is a fun thing to do! Nice to have china tea cups and tead about the history of the home and gardens. They have a nice view of the gardens while dining. We followed lunch with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

We went initially for afternoon tea, but by that point I was burnt out on teas. So my wife got the afternoon tea which was very good, and I ordered from their lunch menu. Away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Victoria. Great food...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ww11hort
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We visited our first day in Victoria as we had time before our hotel was ready. We toured the grounds, not as big as you know who, but still very nice and they ask for a donation. We had tea while we were there and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lggilmore
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Quaint stop, peaceful walk through the garden which can include a stop at the tea room. Interesting to learn the history of the Abkahazi's.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lou D
Reviewed August 20, 2018

We felt like we found a secret garden. The day was perfect for an outside tea overlooking a beautiful garden. We enjoyed a bit of wildlife too, hummingbirds, lizards, and a few bees. There are only a few tables, so it wasn't crowded. Parking is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karla G
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I would say it is a well hidden secret but go and look for it. If you are a garden lover, it is the place to see a wonderful collection of trees, shrubs and flowers that is part of an amazing legacy. It is a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Run by volunteers...donation to visit very pretty gardens...family friendly..and you can make reservations for tea that would be really fun...private setting...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Meegan D
Reviewed August 6, 2018

My daughter and I love a high tea. We though that would be the highlight of our trip to the Abkhazi Garden, little did we know the beauty as well as the story that would unfold in front of us. The gardens were breath taking,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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June 3, 2018|
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Response from Richard K | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I went on the same cruise that gets into Vancouver at 6 and leaves like around 10 o'clock. By the time you get off of the ship go somewhere and then get back, you really don't have time to get your money's worth... More
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Response from Tina C | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but it is a small place so would think it would be a good idea.😊
August 4, 2016|
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Response from gjim195 | Reviewed this property |
It is a rock and gravel path and some stairs at the cottage and also stairs if you want to dine outside of the house.