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Abkhazi Garden

1964 Fairfield Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1H4, Canada
+1 778-265-6466
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The Garden was Lovely though the Tea Room was Disappointing

My best friend and I enjoyed strolling through the lovely garden, accessible by giving a donation... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
MAIHAA_MayaAdventure
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Calgary, Alberta
Beautiful Gardens

Highly recommend, beautiful grounds. We enjoyed walking the gardens and walking the gardens. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ChristinaN5
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Chandler, Arizona
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“small garden” (22 reviews)
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1964 Fairfield Rd, Victoria, British Columbia V8S 1H4, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My best friend and I enjoyed strolling through the lovely garden, accessible by giving a donation, but neither of us enjoyed the lunch or tea in the Tea Room Restaurant. First of all, even though we made reservations, the service was very poor, and almost...More

Thank MAIHAA_MayaAdventure
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend, beautiful grounds. We enjoyed walking the gardens and walking the gardens. It is free of charge.. donations are accepted. We enjoyed our visit.

Thank ChristinaN5
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is amazing how a comparatively small place (1 acre) can be turned into a little haven. Considering the story behind it, the garden is very romantic, charming and quiet - no herds of tourists! It gives you the feeling like you are in someone's...More

Thank Karina A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The story of the lovers and the guide book commentary brought us to the site. Not all guidebooks mention this site. The walk through the carefully crafted garden was the Victoria departure event for the couple with us before they took the ferry. A couple...More

Thank WC-Travelers-75
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The garden was a breath of fresh air in the city! Read about the romantic historical account of the prince and his lover!

Thank Gwyneth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love visiting Abkhazi Gardens in the spring and summer. Such a lovely garden to walk around and it's worth staying for tea!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have heard about this garden for years, and finally made it for a visit today. The photos and information about the garden does not do the garden justice. Parking can be limited, but a weekday mid morning or early afternoon visit should work. There...More

Thank craig t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The home and gardens are accessible from downtown by walking about 45 minutes or a taxi ride of about $15. It's a small home housing a tea room. We didn't stay for tea or lunch as we were pressed for time. The gardens are on...More

Thank javafinch
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Found this place by chance and so glad we did. Wonderful little garden with a very nice place for tea or soup afterwards. The story of the Abkhazi's is very interesting and only adds to the experience.

Thank katcalif57
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My granddaughter and I have been checking Hi Tea in the different venues of Victoria and this one comes very near top of the list. The service is excellent and Hi Tea is presented almost as good as those at twice the price. We are...More

Thank Terry W
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Joel W
Are reservations required for tea? What are tea house hours?
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.😊
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Kwedel
Are the main paths and the tea house wheelchair accessible?
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.
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KellyM0602
I am traveling with a group of 10 family members on a cruise to Victoria. We arrive at 1:00pm and depart for Vancouver at midnight. We would like to tour the garden and have tea. What transportation options are available?
18 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
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