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In the heart of the city but another world away ... Take time out to explore the beauty and diversity of plants from across Australia and around the world. Spend an hour or spend the day among the 50 hectares of magnificently maintained gardens and...more
Adelaide SA 5000, Australia Lot 1 Hackney Rd, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8222 9311
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent meal again for lunch. Great wine and helpful staff who explained seasonal meals and best of all they cater for food allergies without fuss.

Thank Suzanne H
Reviewed 3 days ago

the Botanical Gardens are wonderful and so accessible for everyone. So much space, shade, variations of plants, hothouses, kitchen garden, restaurant, cafe, pond with ducks, a creek, and so much more. This visit i went inside the administration main building on Hackney rd ; I...More

Thank Maurissa A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Close to CBD and well worth a visit, relaxing way to spend a few hours wandering around all the different areas. The museum was very interesting. Heather

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a few days in Adelaide to acclimatise before heading off by road to Darwin. Visited the botanical gardens as part of these few days relaxing. Always carry our binoculars as we are keen researchers and found plenty to see here. Obviously in an Australian...More

Thank sarah b
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wander through these Botanic gardens set in almost 130 acres of land right in the heart of Adelaide is such a treat. It is so peaceful, quiet and calming with so much plant and wild life, that after a few minutes it’s hard to...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking is great but you will enjoy more taking the free tour. Some hidden places in the park you may not see before. Tours are everyday.

Thank oxanauryasev
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stroll and see a little nature. Very relaxing and a great learning experience. Very beautiful historic trees. I spent a little over an hour there but I know I didn’t see everything. Was fun.

Thank franklin2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went here after walking around the city. It is not very big , but still worthwhile the visit. A ;lovely experience for both of us.

Thank 963peepers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay in Adelaide was brief and we were blessed with sunny (yet windy) weather during the day and decided to visit the gardens. They were a lovely respite - clean, well tended paths and a great little cafe to warm yourself with a hot...More

Thank lvatta
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had visiting relatives from overseas, and although it was winter it was still very beautiful. Lots to see, slow wander through - the kids enjoyed it too as there is information about things everywhere

Thank Cheryl A
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Rebecca L
14 February 2018|
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Response from Ian E | Reviewed this property |
No. dogs not allowed into gardens as birds fly freely everywhere.
27 February 2017|
Response from Nik O | Reviewed this property |
yes, there is a cafe for snack like food.
27 February 2017|
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Response from dax j | Reviewed this property |
It really depends where you are starting from, but once in Adelaide center, it's easy to get there on foot