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Pretoria National Botanical Garden

2 Cussonia Avenue | Brummeria, Pretoria 0186, South Africa
+27 12 843 5172
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The Pretoria National Botanical Garden is a colourful 76ha botanical tapestry showcasing glimpses of various habitats, each with their own distinctive features and charm.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“family picnic” (16 reviews)
“picnic basket” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 6:00 am
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2 Cussonia Avenue | Brummeria, Pretoria 0186, South Africa
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+27 12 843 5172
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"plants and trees"
in 9 reviews
"family picnic"
in 16 reviews
"picnic basket"
in 20 reviews
"plant life"
in 7 reviews
"well maintained and clean"
in 6 reviews
"park run"
in 9 reviews
"enjoy nature"
in 11 reviews
"fauna and flora"
in 6 reviews
"tea garden"
in 15 reviews
"lots of space"
in 8 reviews
"run around"
in 6 reviews
"water features"
in 5 reviews
"big trees"
in 5 reviews
"entrance fee"
in 12 reviews
"peace and quiet"
in 5 reviews
"walking trails"
in 5 reviews
"busy city"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The gardens are well located with free parking. Do attend the 5 km Parkrun every Saturday at 08h00. The parkrun is a free event, however you have to register prior to the event. The gardens are well maintained.

Thank happycustomer663
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The facilities and collection of indidiounous trees and plants in the middel of pretoria, make this an exelent way to spend the day in the sun. With ample parking and open space, provides the opportunity to walk and spend time with friends or a lover...More

1  Thank Jan George B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for a parkrun the gardens are really lovely and calm to sit in,seats in some places and nice plants

Thank Flitz8
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a late breakfast at the gardens. For some reason the booking was not confirmed. The manager immediately assisted us in a very friendly way and was fast and efficient. The food was very delicious and service very well done. Lovely morning spend at...More

Thank 953marykes
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a few visits there, has my 21st birthday party there, all was great. Being in the City and feeling the serene quality of beautiful gardens is awesome. They have great outdoor events as well.

Thank Sebastian G
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This was a great relaxing experience with a nice waterfall and great parks. The flowers are beautiful and it is an over all nice experience to be surrounded by God's creation.

1  Thank Marinda8
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

After finishing our Parkrun with 2000 other participants, we rested our legs on the lush green gardens, surrounded by a variety of biomes that is represented in South Africa. We had a beautiful view of the Forest Biomes with a waterfall that sets the perfect...More

Thank Thea143Jaco
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Albeit a novelty to sleep in the zoo, I was fairly disappointed in both the guide and the animals we saw - or shall I say, did not see. Many of the cages, including that of the lions were inaccessible for reasons not disclosed. The...More

Thank Suzann P
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Visited the African pride café on sunday for breakfast, the wetland needs attentions but the food was delicious

Thank bmosehla43
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

After a 16 hour flight to OR Tambo International Airport we checked in to our hotel in Pretoria. It was relaxing to walk around Pretoria National Botanical Garden. There is lots of information about the plants and their uses. We had great food and drinks...More

Thank DelightfulOne
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No, there are separate entrances. Enjoy the restaurant.
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