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Gardens of the World

95 Clover Road East | Hope, Nelson, New Zealand
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Gardens of the world

On a nice day this is a lovely place to take the family and have a picnic. Very well done and... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
kjs465
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Ashburton, New Zealand
Beautiful gardens with so much to see

I attended a small wedding at these gardens and what a beautiful setting it was. There were birds... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
cromartylass
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Gold Coast, Australia
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
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“water garden” (2 reviews)
“family picnic” (2 reviews)
“rose garden” (4 reviews)
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95 Clover Road East | Hope, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

On a nice day this is a lovely place to take the family and have a picnic. Very well done and plenty of room to grab a spot and relax. There is a fee to get in but it is well worth it.

Thank kjs465
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I attended a small wedding at these gardens and what a beautiful setting it was. There were birds singing in the trees and water running gently in the springs, making for a lovely day. These gardens are presented beautifully and have trees from all over...More

Thank cromartylass
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our visit was over what turned out to be a rather wet weekend. It was grey and overcast with a threat of rain when we arrived. To our delight we were met by Tuis in the trees at the entry. This was enough for us...More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 23 March 2017

These gardens were devised to show flora from different continents. They have a good variety of flowers, shrubs and trees and also have pools and little bridges. Very pleasant to walk round.

Thank Jean T
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

While visiting Nelson we went to Gardens of the World. The write-up said there was 6 acres of gardens. There were several different gardens from different countries but we found it hard to see why each section belonged to that country. The rose garden was...More

Thank Peonie49
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Visited years ago but now the place seems to have dropped in standard in terms of less maintenance being done. A lovely expansive garden to wander through but seems a bit neglected now. The water gardens are a bit crass with the blue painted concrete...More

1  Thank Camda
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We visited this whilst visiting family in Nelson, it was so beautiful and a pleasure to walk through, a real hidden gem, ideal for a picnic, we took over 100 photos and would definitely return,

Thank Budlea2003
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is a a great place to look around or just st down and rest with a coffee and muffin or sweet treat.

Thank CarolOakley
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Visited this lovely garden on a Sunday afternoon and were amazed to find only one other car in the car park. Being from England where visiting gardens at the weekend is a huge hobby we expected to find lots of other people there. However, apart...More

1  Thank hennypenny401
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This venue provided a relaxing walk around 6 acres of garden. It was well maintained and provided a huge variety of plants. Lovely place for family picnic, especially for kids with guns for water fights, due to large areas of water. We thought it was...More

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Sandra J
24 July 2017|
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Response from Christine W | Reviewed this property |
The owner's dog was there the day we visited. I didn't see any signs but would imagine that you would need to have your dog on a leash as there are ducks at the pond areas.
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Sandra J
24 July 2017|
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Response from Christine W | Reviewed this property |
Entry is by donation using an honesty box. We donated $5 each.
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