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Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723
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Paradise in Paradise.

Well worth the visit, beautiful gardens set in the hillside, we were shown around by our guide... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
James K
Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
If the road is passable, it is good viewpoint

The rains have washed the road out to this attraction. Mostly likley a heavy duty four wheel drive... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2017
Bridgeton, New Jersey
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Beautiful, well-kept gardens just a short walk from the center of town.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Well worth the visit, beautiful gardens set in the hillside, we were shown around by our guide Richard, who was amazingly knowledgeable of the history of the gardens and all the plants and creatures in the surroundings, a fab place for any keen photographer with...More

Thank James K
Reviewed September 3, 2017

The rains have washed the road out to this attraction. Mostly likley a heavy duty four wheel drive could handle it, but not our rental car during our last visit. We have been up to Shaw Park numerous times just for the gorgeous view of...More

Thank CyndyandByron
Reviewed July 8, 2017

This is an unspoilt piece of paradise just outside downtown Ocho Rios. We spent a few hours in the gardens, just enjoying the green space and peacefulness. Be warned that the falls are beautiful but not for climbing. It is also a long climb down...More

2  Thank Hotelier32819
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Visited Shaw Park Gardens today, a really pleasant experience. The guide was knowledgable and entertaining. As well as the stunning plants and waterfall, the humming birds were amazing.

Thank GDWillson180964
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Get there by taxi from your hotel. Allow 1.5 hrs. including the drive. Walk all the way to the bottom of the park and then if you are a bit hardy down the little trail to the very bottom of the waterfall in the gully....More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Shaw Park Botanical Gardens was beautiful and a highlight of our cruise. There were so many pretty plants and flowers, a pretty waterfall, and a nice panoramic view of Ocho Rios. Our guide, Richard, was very kind and knowledgeable. He took pictures of all of...More

2  Thank suenomilk
Reviewed April 28, 2017

The Shaw park is very beautiful - it has so many types of trees, plants and flowers. It even has a scenic waterfall. This was an amazing park which was much more beautiful than we expected it to be. Definitely a must see when you...More

Thank Shefali S
Reviewed April 28, 2017

A good way to see the city from above and to know a bit of Jamaican Botanics, a anormous variety of planst, trees, flowers... Lovely..

Thank Mavegahu
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Had the place to ourselves and our lovely guide Ronald. Was great just to wander through and get the info from a very knowledgeable guy.

1  Thank Hazel B
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

The park was wonderful and relaxing the flowers and birds beautiful I could of sat there all day ,got ur mind clear and the waterfall nice I didn't go in maybe next time yes I will go back it's hard to explain how u feel...More

Thank Claire E
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July 22, 2017|
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Response from Gilla B | Reviewed this property |
Trust me, this is the place to be. Your family will always have this memory, you can chose here or Cranbrook flower forest in the same parish. Being that its 40 people, I would chose the latter. Hope this helps. Good luck... More
March 6, 2017|
Response from Opinionated B | Reviewed this property |
$25 I think...