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Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden Admission in St Thomas
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We are open! Phantasea reopened on Nov. 10, 2017. We are now open from 9:00 - 5:00 seven days per week again! The two acre garden is more beautiful than before the storms with blooming orchids, bromeliads, lilies, palms, and more. Outstanding views...more
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7D-5 Lerkenlund | Bishop Drive - Rt. 334 at Rt. 33 Intersection, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-774-2916
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

By the time you’ve paid for a taxi and the $10 entrance, it makes for an expensive outing. There are plenty of orchids in the garden - they are lovely - but the whole place feels run down. There are plans to develop it. If...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sleepybexhill
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the highlights of our St. Thomas vacation. We thoroughly enjoyed meandering through the trails on a steep hillside overlooking Magens Bay and the surrounding area. The plants and wildlife are magnificent. I appreciated the descriptive, educational signs throughout the gardens. One note of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely botanical garden, chock full of cute lizards, fabulous orchids and interesting plants. Its easy to find, only $10 for adults and a nice jaunt for an hour or so. Best of all? No bugs! Our friends the lizards and frogs (as well as bats...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Amy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by Phantasea on a whim. The owner was there and was so sweet and passionate about her garden. It was cool to see how much they have recovered from the hurricanes. There are some turtles and parrots alongside all of the beautiful plants....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 696karlyj
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Many of the gorgeous orchids recovered and are blooming. The variety of plants and trees there is astonishing!! It is great that she finds such unique orchids and plants from around the world, many of which can be bought and flown home with you!! (I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 208bw
Patsy B, Owner at Phantasea Tropical Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Thank you 208bw for your kind words of encouragement. Yes, it was a daunting task to recover from the two hurricanes last year, but as you could see, Mother Nature heals herself pretty quickly. The thinned canopies actually provide more light into the garden now...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We took a taxi from our cruise ship to visit this wonderful garden. I had done some research before our trip and knew I wanted to visit. When we arrived the gardens were closed, but the sweet owner Patsy let us in anyway. Thank goodness...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I cannot stress enough, call them if you want to go outside of their posted hours. Patsy is one of the nicest people ever, and is always on the property and more than happy to show off her awesome botanical garden. She is obviously very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michaelat138
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This is a hidden gem that we stumbled upon as we were on our way to Mountain Top. It is an amazing, tropical garden with lavish landscaping. The owner, Patsy, is extremely knowledgable and friendly. Bananaquits and hummingbirds welcome you to a canopy of tropical...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mae_438
Reviewed 5 September 2018

My husband and I took the tour in July 2018. Owner, Patsy, was so knowledgeable and gracious - she pointed out special botanicals to us and then turned us loose to roam. The gardens are so beautiful! We spent well over an hour enjoying the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Loved the gardens and Patsy was very informative. She even shared some seeds with us. A must do for nature lovers and cool under the trees in the hot summer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrea W
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2 January 2019|
Response from mae_438 | Reviewed this property |
It was $10 for adults and $5 for children.
21 November 2018|
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Response from Patsy B | Property representative |
Hello Morgan, The typical taxi fare from the cruise ship dock to the garden is $8-10.00/person each way. PLEASE make sure that the driver knows who and where we are located so that they do not take you to the wrong place. If... More
30 May 2018|
Response from Patsy B | Property representative |
Hello jjuulliiaaaa, Unfortunately none of the garden is really wheelchair accessible accept the main entrance deck - where there are still many beautiful plants to view. We are located on a sloping hillside and the garden is... More