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Mona Vale

63 Fendalton Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
+64 3-348 9660
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rose garden” (10 reviews)
“avon river” (10 reviews)
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63 Fendalton Rd | Riccarton, Christchurch 8004, New Zealand
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+64 3-348 9660
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful garden with interesting little nooks and crannies to explore.You can wander around paths from one part of the garden to the next. The original homestead has been restored and there is a restaurant there with a gorgeous view should you want...More

Thank JillMM_NZ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice scenery and great place for walks. Lots of walking paths..which are easy accessible. Loved the spring blooms..

Thank ashweeni l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An alluring, tranquil haven on the banks of the Wairarapa Stream, so close to town. Stroll through the property and admire the gardens, enjoy a lunch or afternoon tea, commune with the busy, quaking ducks or just have your own romantic picnic by the Lily...More

Thank Old V
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Beutiful place. Shelterd from the canterbury winds. Feels like a beutiful English garden in the heart of Christchurch.

Thank Quintin S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

ONe of the best gardens in NZ, with roses and herb gardens, and lots happening, a quiet place apart from tour groups

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A very peaceful place with a lovely rose garden during the warmer months, there's also a cafe which has recently reopened due to the earthquake damages. Very nice place for an afternoon walk

Thank ChristchurchEats
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Mona Vale has a special face on show in every season -- spring, summer, winter, autumn. She never disappoints with the river and its wildlife, majestic trees, varieties of flowers, expanses of manicured lawns, interesting buildings, formal and informal gardens, and plenty of benches begging...More

Thank JHackyChch
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This park is in fact small but long, so when you are walking across you may perceived as a long one. I found it very pleasant, you can seat in one of the benches and see the Avon river, the big houses next to it...More

Thank pavelreyesmercado
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Relaxing, quiet, calm and great for picnics! Parking a bit limited due to road works and can get busy when events around..

Thank Isa K
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went to this garden as our 1st stop of the day. It is very quiet with a few joggers passing by. There is a lovely rose garden within this garden & a area with a lovely fountain. Overall a nice short walk round the...More

Thank SoHengHeng
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