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's to the north-northwest of Bridgetown.

Nearby Restaurants

If you work up an appetite while visiting the gardens, you're going to be in luck -- you can find an impressive array of lunch and dinner options in the vicinity. The most frequented nearby eatery to Lazaretto Gardens is Cin Cin by the Sea, which serves up Caribbean food. The eatery is a short distance off, but far enough that you might decide to make advance plans for having a viable type of transportation to get there. Also close-by, you and your party will have options like Shiso and Seascape where you and your party will not want to leave without trying their specialty, chicken, among others.

Nearby Attractions

Those who enjoy botanical gardens, and are interested in visiting others, might consider seeing Orchid World and Flower Forest; the first is 5.9 miles to the east of Lazaretto Gardens. Other nearby attractions include 3Ws Monument, which is a half mile away Wanstead. You might also consider checking out Mount Gay Rum Distilleries and Visitor Center, which is another attraction close by.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, the following table shows the closest options.

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
Cricket Legends Museum Museum 2.3 mi. (0.7 km) S 0.4 mi. Northwest of Bridgetown
Agapey Chocolate Factory Other Attraction 2.3 mi. (0.8 km) S 0.5 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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