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Very nice gardens with a variety of areas and displays. The fountain wasn’t working last year with drought but this year it was quite grand. Would have loved to take a boat out and join the rowing crews- they are fun to watch if you...More
I really liked coming here and exploring and really recommend it.
There are paths to explore and open grassy field areas, marsh and reed areas, piknic areas, a rose garden, an herb garden, a succulents area, the lake area, there are benches to relax and...More
I grew up a stone's thow away from the Emmarentia Dam and have watched the land adjacent to it develop from veld into a park. There are the Botanical Gardens, well worth a visit; they are more open than most gardens, and not heavily treed,...More
These gardens are truely beautiful. It is a very large space so wear your walkings and take a picnic basket with a blanket. The gardens are devided into an areas where you can walk with your dogs and an area where the dogs are not...More
Had a very great afternoon sometime in October 2018. Didn't know there was an entrance fee until we got there. Good thing you can pay with your debit card. Parks was very well taken care off. Lovely place to go as a couple, friends/family to...More
We were in Melville, not far from the gardens and wanted a lazy day doing not much at all.
Large open space but regrettably the cultivated area were very disappointing. Even allowing for the time of year the planting was quite poor. And there was...More
We visited the gardens for the Linden Market and an Orchid show. Not one of the fountains were full or working, the gardens don’t look good at all, the bathrooms are clean but in a poor condition. Compared to the other botanical gardens in the...More
Even at this time of year, this is lovely. It is well maintained. Many, though not all specimens are labeled. In some places, for example with the cycads, where there is a comparison of them to ferns and palms, there are more extensive discussions. The...More