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Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls

Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723
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Lush and historic

Shaw Park is the sight of a 1920s hotel that over the years has become mostly an attraction. The... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2015
Miramar, Florida, United States
Really Nice Park

The park itself is 4 star but our tour guide was exceptionally friendly knowledgeable. It was... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2015
Dwayne O
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Beautiful, well-kept gardens just a short walk from the center of town.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
+1 876-974-2723

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Reviewed 20 April 2015

Shaw Park is the sight of a 1920s hotel that over the years has become mostly an attraction. The grounds are quite beautiful in a Caribbean way, with a spectacular waterfall and a very unique pool. The best part though was our guide. An elderly...More

1  Thank DamianD281
Reviewed 2 April 2015 via mobile

The park itself is 4 star but our tour guide was exceptionally friendly knowledgeable. It was raining so didn't see all of it but loved it anyway.

Thank Dwayne O
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Off the main highway turn south at Milford Rd. Go up past high school a short distance and look for sign. Turn right and follow the signs. Expect to pay $10 per person. There will be a guide there to show you around the gardens...More

1  Thank Jim P
Reviewed 21 March 2015

Shaw Park Gardens is a serene wonder to behold. My wife and I went after arriving in Ocho Rios in the late afternoon. We had the park and a guide (Percy) all to ourselves. Percy was really very knowledgeable about all the plants and trees...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We walked here from Ocho, just a couple of kilometres up the hill. No-one else was there as no cruise ships were in adn the gardens and waterfalls are really lovely. At $10 it's much better value than Coyaba Falls (Now called Konoko falls and...More

Thank linda_1313
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Spectacular views of Ocho Rios, use the guides - they are very knowledgeable. Walk around yourself after the tour to get a better look at the gardens. Magnificent trees. You can walk from Ocho Rios if you are adventurous - we enjoyed the walk and...More

1  Thank Janette E
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Vincent gave us a wonderful educational tour of the gardens. Very quiet, no crowds. Abundant plants and flowers of all varieties. Loved it. No swimming allowed, but the waterfall is lovely.

1  Thank B R
Reviewed 17 February 2015

My 10 year old son and I took a taxi here from our resort in Runaway Bay and we both loved it. We were lucky enough to be the only visitors that day. The gardens are spectacular and if you love flowers and foliage, it's...More

1  Thank ChelseaToronto
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This is lovely for group outings. If you want to hang out somewhere where everyone will have something to do then this is definitely the place. Have unique adventure make all the arrangements for you and you are able to spend the whole day just...More

Thank Unique A
Reviewed 11 February 2015

This park is a fantastic place to enjoy flowers and spend time in nature. Ronold was our guide and he did a great job showing us the garden.

Thank kris1958
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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
6 March 2017|
Response from Opinionated B | Reviewed this property |
$25 I think...