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Botanical Gardens

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Spencer Road | Hospital Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Beautiful old botanical gardens in Napier

The Napier Botanical Gardens have been around for many years and has always been well maintained... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
A great place to walk the dog

I have been here on a couple of occasions recently to walk my dog. Dogs are allowed on-lead only... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Napier, New Zealand
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Spencer Road | Hospital Hill, Napier 4110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Napier Botanical Gardens have been around for many years and has always been well maintained. It has a variety of trees and plants and the flowers in bloom are just stunning. Its a great place to walk through on ones daily stroll or power...More

Thank MONIPE17
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I have been here on a couple of occasions recently to walk my dog. Dogs are allowed on-lead only. The gardens are lovely with winding paths through lush plantings and trees. There is a duck pond and aviaries also. Another interesting aspect to these gardens...More

Thank kristabel2016
Reviewed 17 April 2017

it was so relaxing strolling around these gardens, with a lovely waterfall and a bridge to stop and admire it. It was apparantly built by prisoners from the old Napier Prison

Thank Fionahead
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A beautiful peaceful place to visit, kept in pristine condition with delightful plants and trees. It is hilly, has a lovely waterfall flowing down and an Avery, plus flat grass areas.

Thank markilee
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Flowers were full and ubiquitous. Not to mention the ducks, birds, and parakeets. Huge trees, wonderfully movie like garden with trails and things to walk through. It is free too so worth it if you are looking for local species of things. We walked here...More

Thank Micheal Colette R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I always take time to visit botanic gardens, and Napier has one of the best. Steep climbs up and down by paths or steps, but mostly in the shade. Aviary and ducks at the bottom. Park at the top and choose a way down. Peaceful.

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 29 March 2017

You can't expect much from Napier or their council of morons but this place is alright, well tended. Great place to walk the dog and to sheltered from wind on a bad day. This adds to what little those rippoff-rate-swindling idiots have delivered , the...More

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 16 March 2017

From the bottom there is a little duck pond, from there walk under large trees with cooing doves. The path leads to a small aviary with brightly coloured budgerigars. A sweeping lawn with a beautifully landscaped bog garden following a stream. Plenty of room to...More

Thank grandiflora
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The garden is situated in a dell and the paths go around the sides of the dell necessitating some serious uphill and downhill walking. OK for fit people and on a normal day. The temperature was approaching 30 C on day we visited and that...More

Thank Humphrey_Wright
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Small but beautifully landscaped with a gorgeous man made stream running through the middle. Some trees I'd not seen before. Spent a lovely hour strolling with the dogs who are welcome as long as there are on lead.

Thank David L
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