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Abkhazi Garden

1964 Fairfield Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1H4, Canada
+1 778-265-6466
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Lush, Historic, Delightful, Inspiring

Despite visiting Victoria often, we'd somehow never discovered Abkhazi Garden. Glad we did. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Carl C
Portola Valley, California
Delightful garden

This is a little gem of the garden. Maybe it's that I read a little about its history, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Santa Rosa, California
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Created by the Russian Prince and Princess Abkhazi, this lovely garden spans just over an acre and features native Garry oaks, Japanese Maples and splendid rhododendrons.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tea house” (38 reviews)
“tea room” (36 reviews)
“love story” (15 reviews)
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1964 Fairfield Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1H4, Canada
+1 778-265-6466

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Despite visiting Victoria often, we'd somehow never discovered Abkhazi Garden. Glad we did. It is a lush garden of several acres, with an interesting and romantic back story, winding paths, quiet ponds, art sculptures, ancient rock outcroppings, towering oaks, huge Rhododendrons, many ferns and flowers,...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a little gem of the garden. Maybe it's that I read a little about its history, but everywhere I looked I saw love. Very sweet. Lots of ups and downs make it one of the most interest visual experiences I've had. Donation only....More

1  Thank BeausMom95409
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely lovely gardens in a tranquil and quiet setting. The history of the house & gardens is a fascinating one!. Be sure to have tea at their tea room!

Thank pauli1407
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a nice place for 1/2 hour visit--not great but just ok. a few interesting plants, but not awe inspiring. It is peaceful, and only a few minutes from downtown

Thank 12345gadabout
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Gardens come with a love story, but that's about all there is to love about the Abkhazi Gardens. The Gardens were poorly maintained and the cost of having "high tea" was very expensive, we we skipped it. My recommendation: skip this garden. The Japanese...More

Thank DebCaliCanuck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So glad we chose to visit Abkhazi Garden. It was a wet morning - much needed after the forest fires in the area - but that didn't detract one bit from the beauty and peace of this gem of a garden. What a wonderful place...More

Thank DonkScotland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This one acre garden is amazing. It was my favorite garden I visited in British Columbia and I visited at least 8. It is an acre of beautiful specimens and is very well kept. It also has a great tea. If at all interested in...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visit d this garden on an excursion from the Norwegian Jewel on 9/15/17. The garden was beautiful, but the high tea was exceptional. We enjoyed it very much!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We went for the afternoon tea and were offered several combination of small finger foods, good enough for a late lunch. The garden was an after thought, as the view outside the window looked very attractive, and boy we were delighted with this side tour.

Thank Cherry L
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

If you love gardens and plants, you have to go. Small and gorgeous- every inch of it. Also has a. Ice place to have a delicious tea.

Thank JapenaLexingtonKY
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Joel W
8 September 2016|
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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.😊
5 August 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.
17 March 2016|
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Response from DEEvaluator | Reviewed this property |
Are you coming in at the cruise ship terminal? Cruise ships dock at the Ogden Point cruise ship terminal, Its is in the southwest corner of the downtown core. Abkhazi Garden is a longer walk along the shoreline sidewalk... More