Versailles Garden

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A French countryside inspired garden set in the Bahamas is just too much for many botanists to resist. Take a stroll through the gardens and you will find a peaceful spot filled with lush flora and a few flying friends that can't resist the sweet nectar of these gorgeous plants.

A rectangular design that is about 75 feet wide, the Versailles Gardens is a multi-terraced property featuring two mirrored halves. The rocks are hand laid, the grass is Bermuda, there is a rich purple Bougainvillea stand, and the hedges are perfectly boxed.


Located in , always welcomes local residents and tourists rooming in this section of the Bahamas. Even if you are not staying in the vicinity, you should consider dropping by to check out the sights.

Versailles Gardens is located between the Ocean Club and Nassau Harbour.

Located on Paradise Island, 3.9 miles northeast of Nassau, Versailles Garden happily welcomes residents and guests rooming on this part of the island or nearby. Even if you are not staying in this location, you are free to stop by to check out the sights.

Nearby Restaurants

If the time you spend visiting the botanical gardens leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you'll discover an impressive array of dining options near this attraction. Columbus Tavern, which has a menu full of Caribbean food, is also the most convenient dining option from the botanical gardens. Also within reach, you will come across restaurants including Viola's Bar and Grill and Hibiscus Terrace where you and your companions will be able to try a bite of eclectic meals and experience the culture of the Bahamas.

Nearby Attractions

There are other places of interest in the area, including Cloisters, which is less than a hundred yards away Paradise Island. Also, you might think about making the trip to Atlantis Lagoon, which is another attraction nearby.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near Versailles Garden
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cloisters Historic Site 0.0 mi. (0.7 km) N 0.4 mi. East of Paradise Island
Atlantis Lagoon -- 0.8 mi. (0.6 km) WNW 0.4 mi. Northwest of Paradise Island
The Dig Aquarium Other Attraction 0.9 mi. (0.7 km) W 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Paradise Island
Paradise Island Lighthouse Other Attraction 2.6 mi. (3.5 km) W 2.2 mi. West of Paradise Island
Dolphin Encounter Other Attraction 3.0 mi. (5.4 km) ENE 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Paradise Island
The Caves Historic Site 8.3 mi. (3.2 km) W 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Bonefish Pond National Park -- 8.7 mi. (8.1 km) SW 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
Primeval Forest -- 10.8 mi. (8.9 km) WSW 5.5 mi. South West of Cable Beach

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