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.

Location

Located on Paradise Island, 3.9 miles northeast of Nassau, Versailles Garden invites residents and vacationers who are lodging on this part of the island or close by. Whether or not you are staying particularly close, you should feel free to stop by to check out the sights.

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

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous dining options to select from in the neighborhood nearby the gardens. Dune, which offers Asian Fusion fare, is also the most convenient option for visitors of these gardens. The dining establishment is a small ways away, but far enough that you will probably decide to make plans for using a means of transportation to get there. Also within a short distance, you'll encounter eateries like Viola's Bar and Grill and Crusoe's Garden Restaurant where you and your group may eat some eclectic dishes and enjoy the local foods and culture of the Bahamas.

Nearby Attractions

There are some additional attractions nearby, including Cloisters, which is less than a hundred yards away Paradise Island. Furthermore, you can think about making the trip to Atlantis Lagoon, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The attractions nearest to this particular outdoor site are listed 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

More Information

Location: Nassau, New Providence

Phone

(242) 363-3000

FAX: (242) 363-6300

Website

http://www.bahamas.com/vendor/versailles-gardens

 

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