Romney Manor, Basseterre

4.2
#2 of 17 in Historic Sites in St. Kitts and Nevis
Step into a historical tropical paradise at Romney Manor, a 17th century sugar plantation with lush, rainforest-like gardens overlooking the ocean. Once owned by the great-great grandfather of Sir Thomas Jefferson, the estate now attracts visitors with its colorful, biodiverse, tropical gardens. You can also witness vibrant tye-die fabrics being created at Caribelle Batik, the onsite shop. Don't miss the giant 370-year-old African Saman tree and the black stones with Amerindian carvings. Put Romney Manor at the forefront of your travel plans using our Basseterre trip planner.
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  • Nice place to visit well maintained gardens and grounds , Batik manufacture very interesting , and given the amount of hours that go in to producing items the prices are understandable .  more »
  • We took an open air panoramic tour of the island primarily to go to this batik factory/shop. The price of admission was included in our tour but be aware if you go on your own it is approx. $3 to get ...  more »
  • Part of our day tour by Anthony B. Gardens were lovely and Batik interesting. Comments by Anthony B explained interesting things about the gardens and remainder of sugar plantation. Very relaxing.  more »
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  • We visited as part of the tour of the island and it's beautiful, full of history.
  • beautiful historic place

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