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

Reviewed 11 July 2017
klokendahl
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Halifax, Canada
Vacation

I took my grandkids here for a visit. We enjoyed all the different butterflies. The orchid room was... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2017
cindy611
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Canmore, Canada
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1080 Winchester Road, Coombs, British Columbia V0R 1M0, Canada
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Reviewed 11 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 15 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 11 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 15 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 20 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
Reviewed 3 September 2016

It is small and charming with zen music playing... just sit on a bench and watch the large butterflies chase each other and you will feel relaxed. It is not a huge fancy facility but if you were hoping for a beach day and it...More

2  Thank mscomedydiva
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Fred M
17 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
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