Lazaretto Gardens

Not much more than a side attraction, these beautiful gardens are nice for a quick break from the beaches, restaurants, and shopping to just walk around and relax.

Guests who visit Lazaretto Gardens will see plenty of native and non-native plants, all set along a path. While it is no hiking trail, the gardens do give a taste of a nature and a chance to get an idea of what kind of plants were growing before Barbados was developed.


Lazaretto Gardens is located in Wanstead, a neighborhood in St. Michael Parish; it is to the north-northwest of Bridgetown.

Nearby Restaurants

Visitors to the gardens will have no problem finding a meal, since you'll discover a great concentration of dining possibilities near this attraction. The closest eatery to Lazaretto Gardens is New York Pizza, which serves Italian fare. The eatery is a slight ways away, but far-off enough that you may want to arrange for having a mode of transport to travel there. Also nearby, you and your group will have eateries like Cin Cin by the Sea and Shiso where you and your group should be sure to test out Asian dishes and enjoy the culture of Barbados.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy botanical gardens, and would like to see others, should check out Orchid World and Flower Forest; the first of which is six miles to the east of this page's attraction. Other types of nearby attractions include 3Ws Monument, which is a half mile away Wanstead. Also consider making the trip to Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center, which is another nearby attraction.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near Lazaretto Gardens
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
3Ws Monument Other Attraction 0.4 mi. (4.3 km) E Wanstead
Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center Other Attraction 1.7 mi. (1.7 km) SSE 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Tyrol Cot Heritage Village Museum 2.0 mi. (3.3 km) ESE 2.0 mi. North-Northeast of Bridgetown
Statue Of Sir Garfield Sobers Other Attraction 2.2 mi. (0.9 km) SSE 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Bridgetown
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 2.3 mi. (0.7 km) S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Montefiore Fountain Other Attraction 2.8 mi. (0.6 km) SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Jewish Museum Museum 2.9 mi. (0.6 km) SSE Downtown Bridgetown
Barbados National Heroes Gallery Museum 3.0 mi. (0.7 km) SSE Downtown Bridgetown

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Location: Black Rock Main Road, Wanstead, Barbados


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