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Butterfly World & Gardens

#3 of 8 things to do in Coombs Features Animals
1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-7026
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Waste of $

It was $20 for an adult and 4 year old, and we saw everything in 1 hour. There are no frogs in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Port Alberni, Canada
via mobile
Questionable Value

Clearly, this attraction is trying. However, the price is in line with a top-notch spot. This is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Halifax, Canada
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1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
+1 250-248-7026
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was $20 for an adult and 4 year old, and we saw everything in 1 hour. There are no frogs in the frog pond, and the orchard garden is nothing but plants that we could have see in a nursery. There was one person...More

Thank Ryan051
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Clearly, this attraction is trying. However, the price is in line with a top-notch spot. This is not that. There are butterflies to see and some of the tropical plants are gorgeous. Overall, the place needs maintenance. If you are on a budget, you might...More

Thank klokendahl
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

I took my grandkids here for a visit. We enjoyed all the different butterflies. The orchid room was beautiful as well. The kids loved the tortoise Samson. There is also a turtle pond outside with many turtles

1  Thank cindy611
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Butterfly World at Coombs, BC is quaint and small. It needs some maintenance and work to improve its grounds but it was still fun to visit. My cost was $11 as a senior. The butterfly room was understandably warm. It was a small area may...More

Thank klkks
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This was my first time visiting Butterfly World and Gardens. I was a little nervous about going their as I had read the review last week. But I heard it was under new management and decided to take a chance. I went with a friend...More

Thank kokirose
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I am an Islander and have always drove past here on my way to Coombs Market. I stopped with the kids to explore this as per their begging and sadly we were all disappointed in the experience. First off, we arrived two hours before they...More

1  Thank payge2009
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Visited Butterfly World. A place that takes your money and gives you nothing in return. Donate your money to charity!

Thank Bulrich50
Reviewed 14 October 2016

The Butterfly area was beautiful, but the poor tortoise insanely going round and round in the gift shop was very disturbing. Also the other one in the orchid garden, trying to get out. This is about butterflies, return the tortoises, that poor Tarantula and gekho...More

3  Thank Ginette P
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We knew coming in it was not a huge place, and that the outside garden would not be in bloom anymore. We visited at the end of September. But still we really enjoyed it! There were lots of butterflies and some beeing "born" from their...More

Thank Bouke C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

this is such a nice place to spend some time taking photos or enjoying a nice day or a rainy day, I just love to go all the time to see new butterflies and see the turtle doing laps.

Thank N S
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Fred M
16 May 2016|
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Response from Sorin C | Reviewed this property |
Fred, I doubt butterflies from this location are for sale to begin with!... They live in that protected environment, a forced tropical humid ecosystem that is uncommon to our West Coast habitat. These butterflies are hard to... More