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Mount Stewart House

Portaferry Road, Newtownards BT22 2AD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4278 8387
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A visit to Mount Stewart is a great way to spend a few hours. The house has been renovated and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Belfast, United Kingdom
Amazing Friendly Knowledgeable Staff, Gorgeous Grounds

Had a lovely late summer visit here with my wife. Staff are super knowledgeable and friendly, well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Crawfordsburn, United Kingdom
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Remarkable 18th-century house and 98-acre garden that reflect the rich history of the Stewart family who played a leading role in British social and political life.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“formal gardens” (63 reviews)
“national trust” (101 reviews)
Portaferry Road, Newtownards BT22 2AD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4278 8387
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A visit to Mount Stewart is a great way to spend a few hours. The house has been renovated and there is more to see and do. I would recommend allowing time both to visit the house and the grounds which have also been extended....More

Thank tina743
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely late summer visit here with my wife. Staff are super knowledgeable and friendly, well worth a long day visit, any time of year.

1  Thank OldInn1614
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a visit here last week. The house is wonderful and has beautiful gardens. Our visit was spoiled by the cafe. £6.20 for a small bowl of tasteless soup and HALF a sandwich! We are members of the Trust and were very disappointed. Have had...More

Thank SheenaEdinburgh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Do not visit in large groups.as on the 27th September 2017 I took a group of 53 we where treated like a herd of animals .One of my group was locked outside in the rain .We where rushed around and told by the lady in...More

Thank annmarshall59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mount Stewart is a local attraction and we always take visiting Italian and American family and friends to admire the house and splendid gardens - the beauty and diversity. of which they all love whatever the time of year! I have now seen that the...More

Thank nap008
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was absolutely breathtaking with the beautiful large house and the different themed gardens which were so beautifully kept. I loved the shamrock garden which was so unique. Lots to do and walk around. Would love to visit in spring summer to see more...More

1  Thank JaneGoddard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mount Stewart has just been renovated and has been done beautifully. the national trust keep the gardens and house beautifully. def worth a visit. if not a member of the national trust it is better to take out a membership instead of paying individual fees...More

Thank Lisam1577
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing house... refurbishment worth waiting for. Cafe serves lovely refreshments and the gardens are beautiful and tranquil.... pure escapism from today's stresses and strains. A worthwhile visit.

Thank scarlet5714
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent Sunday afternoon walk around the well maintained grounds. Good for a picnic when they have jazz afternoons. A good restaurant in the main building. Well worth a visit

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been members for many years and love walking round the lake or visiting the gardens. In our last visit they have opened up more of the area including more beautiful.walks and a lovely new kids wooden play area. Mount Stewart is worth the...More

Thank michellec9905
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Tracey B
5 September 2017|
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Response from patriot039 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tracey the gardens are always well maintained plus the lake is a must!! The natural beauty will captivate you from the start!
AlanJoan S
15 April 2017|
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Response from 954vio | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a fee to visit the house and Gardens. I can't remember how much it cost, the tearoom is lovely everything is home baked.
Kathryn P
21 October 2016|
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Response from xyz081 | Reviewed this property |
You would need to contact the national trust. Entry to the property is free if you are a member.