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Sanibel Moorings Botanical Gardens

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Sandra our tour guide was excellent

I recommend visiting the garden. It was very informational and interesting. My wife learned about... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
josehern11
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Orange City, Florida
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Just lovely..

We were on the island during the worst of the red tide, so activities were limited. Luckily we... read more

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Reviewed 17 August 2018
jillums65
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Trussville, Alabama
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The Botanical Gardens of Sanibel Moorings Resort are overflowing with 6 acres of mature and unusual tropical flora and fauna. A must see for plant lovers and Garden Clubs! Guided 90 minute tours every Wednesday at 9am,reservations required. Check in...more
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845 E Gulf Dr, Sanibel Island, FL 33957-7016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend visiting the garden. It was very informational and interesting. My wife learned about the different plants and trees.

1  Thank josehern11
Kari C, General Manager at Sanibel Moorings Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are glad to hear that you were able to enjoy one of our Botanical Garden Tours! Sandra will be grateful for your review. Hopefully you learned some gardening tips to take home with you. Till next time,

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We were on the island during the worst of the red tide, so activities were limited. Luckily we came across the Sanibel Moorings Botanical Gardens site and it was wonderful. Our tour guide Sandra was knowledgeable and had a fun personality. For the rest of...More

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1  Thank jillums65
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed on site at Sanibel Moorings where the gardens are located. Not your typical botanical gardens where you enter a gate that leads to green houses and fields filled with plants and flowers. The botanical gardens are scattered throughout the Sanibel Moorings property. Pretty...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Very enjoyable and informative tour of foliage on Sanibel. Odd that it is actually in a condo hotel setting and not a park setting like most botanical gardens. You walk around the buildings, the swimming pool and parking lot. So, the setting is not totally...More

1  Thank allbran2014
Reviewed 17 June 2018

Sanibel Moorings is a spectacular setting right on the Gulf of Mexico, with each building beautifully nestled and surrounded with spectacular gardens! A Garden of Eden. Definitely worth the visit. I will personally go visit each year.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Your basically walking around an estate with rooms of guests everywhere and looking at their gardens. How weird. I felt super uncomfortable and people from their balconies kept staring at me so I gave up and left.More

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Kari C, General Manager at Sanibel Moorings Botanical Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2018

Sanibel Moorings is private property with 6 acres of Certified Botanical Gardens. Our gardens are registered with the American Public Garden Association. We do not offer self-guided tours. The only time our gardens are open to the public is Wednesday mornings at 9am for guided...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018

We had a great time walking the garden and learning from the master gardener about the many plants on the grounds. The garden is exceptional and the guide was extremely informative. It is a lovely way to spend a Sanibel morning. Wear comfortable shoes.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

It was a delightful & informative tour. We learned so much about your beautiful island. There were so many interesting plants in the relatively small area of the gardens. There wasn't a lot of walking so that older participants were able to keep up. So...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Was fascinating to see how the gardens not only survived, but recovered from, Hurricane Irma. Excellent leader!

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Very friendly, and had a passion for what she's trying to accomplish. Great way to spend a morning, and very intimate small groups.

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colten99
20 June 2017|
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Response from steelergirl314 | Reviewed this property |
Based upon my experience in December, this is ONLY open on Wednesday morning.
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Robert T
12 March 2016|
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Response from Sanibelgardens | Property representative |
I give guided tours on Wednesdays at 9 am, RSVP required. If you have 10 or more people we can set up a private tour at a different time. Feel free to call the office to schedule your tour. Thank you for your interest in... More
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