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Plantation Crown and Hawk Botanical Garden

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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Beautiful Views!

My partner and I visited here as our cruise stopped at St. Thomas and it was my favorite excursion... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Callie D
Garden Excursion

This garden is filled with beautiful plants and walkways to weave you through them. Through your... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Erinn O
Indianapolis, Indiana
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St. Thomas newest island attraction, fun for the whole family! Explore this lush tropical garden in the rain forest set on 5 1/2 acre sugar plantation estate c. 1780's. Featuring the VI's first ever plant maze! Amazing sky deck views, waterfall...more
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2-A Estate Crown and Hawk, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I visited here as our cruise stopped at St. Thomas and it was my favorite excursion of the trip! The views are amazing and the gardens are lush and gorgeous. We loved it so much that we want to return and get...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Jasen N, Manager at Plantation Crown and Hawk Botanical Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you stopped by and loved our gardens and we would love to host your wedding.

Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

Went out of our way to find and was very disappointed! Paths closed, and the one open was not in great condition. Orchids looked pathetic, needed attention. Not many flowers! Termite hive was impressive, but so many areas are in dire need of maintenance. Restrooms...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

This garden is filled with beautiful plants and walkways to weave you through them. Through your walk you'll find peacocks, turtles, rescued macaws and many lizards. Part of the garden was closed due to Hurricane Marie. The gift shop was lovely and offered a taste...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The description and expextations were more; however the owners are trying to recover from Irma's devastation. Several nice flowers, plants and foliage, pathways were easy to navigate through the gardens. Pool area and peacock enclosure have seen better days. Very nice store with a variety...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

These gardens were lovely, but the "fun for the whole family.... sugar plantation" hype left me disappointed. Granted it looks as though they have done lots of work since Irma and Maria, it was still rather small.... definitely does not take two hours to walk...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

This beautiful garden is filled with lovely spots to explore at a leisurely pace: well-tended gardens and walkways lead you to rescued wildlife: macaws, peacocks, tortoise and the plants and flowers are majestic. One doesn't have to rush through but can take time to savor...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

So glad we visited this beautiful place during our trip! So many beautiful orchids - I was in awe the entire time. The animals were great too! The parrots said hello to us. :) The view from the top balcony was absolutely amazing! Great gift...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

This is a true hidden gem on the Northside of St. Thomas! I am a native born virgin islander and only recently went to the plantation. The garden and all of the surroundings has such a beautiful old world charm accented from the ruins style...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

So glad I went! Didn't want to as we'd already done a lot of walking but I had a blast with the macaws! Just amazing birds and so fun to watch and interact with.The gardens are beautiful, and seem to have recovered nicely from the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Fairly new, and started by a family who owned the estate. Met the son who said the family actually planted most of the garden. A really great place to explore especially if you love plants and flowers. It is not something to go through in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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16 September 2018|
Response from McMarciJ | Reviewed this property |
I am unsure about the taxi rate, but this off of the beaten path, so while you may get a taxi at the terminal to the garden, I encourage you to firm something up on the way back. There were no taxi there when we went, so... More
Debby R
3 April 2018|
Response from Jasen N | Property representative |
The charge for locals is 14$ and the senior citizen rate is 2$ off. We do not accept any cards for free entrance. I apologize for any inconvenience.
Viv J
1 December 2017|
Response from Jasen N | Property representative |
Our gardens are in great condition after many hours of hard work, we do have a few pathways that are on inclines and there are a few steps around the garden as well. You are more than welcome to come and shop around in our... More