Fairview Great House & Botanical Garden, St. Kitts

4.5
#8 of 20 in Parks in St. Kitts
Overlooking the Caribbean Sea and dating back over 300 years, Fairview Great House & Botanical Garden is a prime example of Colonial architecture built almost completely from wood. Once the residence of a French military commander, the house functioned as a hotel during the 1960s and was finally restored to its former glory in 2008. Tour the house to learn about its history. It is accompanied by over two acres (0.8 ha) of botanical garden featuring an apiary, cobblestone central courtyard, a private chapel where you can go rum tasting, and a restaurant. Put Fairview Great House & Botanical Garden into our St. Kitts trip builder site to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in St. Kitts.
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  • Our visit here was a last minute thought - and we were not disappointed. What a wonderful old plantation house. We toured through the house and all the rooms were quite well maintained and full of his...  more »
  • Doreen was the hostess of our rum tasting experience. She was both fun and very knowledgeable. The house is stunning set in beautiful gardens, truly a step back in time. The driver of our tour bus was...  more »
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  • House was lovely. Our guide was hilarious and the coconut rum was yummy. Had to get some to bring home
  • Easy to imagine history here . Awesome view and gardens appeal to all senses, especially fragrance
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