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What a great place we called for morning coffee what a great selection of cakes scones troubles... read more

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Carol C
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Moira, United Kingdom
Magical experience

Everything excellent. The staff are charming The gardens and grounds are spectacular and free to... read more

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Reviewed yesterday

What a great place we called for morning coffee what a great selection of cakes scones troubles etc. Lunch is great here too all fresh food at good prices. staff very welcoming beautiful indoor and outside eating areas. Never mind the gardens and castle. Well...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Carol C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everything excellent. The staff are charming The gardens and grounds are spectacular and free to roam. Food is brasserie good quality and well priced.. Wills our explainer for house tour was delightful and full of knowledge. Fantastic value for money. And the sun shone.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank pallmond
Reviewed 5 days ago

I visited here recently with my two cousins. We all had a great day. The Castle is beautiful and the gardens are stunning. It is a brilliant idea to have the golf carts too to assist anyone who has mobility issues with seeing the gardens....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were shown round the beautiful house by Owen (sorry if the spelling is incorrect) He knew his stuff! The house is both grand and intimate Full of family photographs and impressive artworks We were lucky with the weather and the gardens looked magnificent If...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here reroute to Belfast, but as tours are ticketed did not have time to wait the two hours for the next tour. The buildings and grounds look great and it is promoted as a picnic spot which I imagine would be a great...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank AfricaEddie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So enjoyed our visit so much we have taken out membership. Yes the house is good, but the gardens are magnificent and the staff are ALL marvellous. It is such a treat to be able to go back again & again. Don’t miss the Lost...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On way to another location decided to stop for coffee - brilliant idea. What a lovely clean, spacious restaurant with choices covering everything from as drink, snack, or full meal. Plenty of space between tables in the charming indoor and outdoor areas. Particularly impressing is...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Joan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic. This is a must visit for native and visitor. Real value for money. Educationally light with great gardens to walk around. Tour of castle not for young children. Looking forward to going back.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here yesterday with my granny who is a disability badge holder, I called up beforehand as on their website it says there is a 30 minute walk to the entrance which she would not be able to do. However, the staff were fab and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I haven't there for years and I was pleasantly surprised but he recent developments of the site used largely for Royal visits and UK Government stay-overs. Took a tour of the House lead by Lee-Anne , explaining the works of art, the house and it's...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Geraldine W
August 20, 2019|
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Response from Z2332XDlindap | Reviewed this property |
The car park at the rear of the castle and on the A1 itself, is a main entrance where you have access to the visitor centre and cafe/restaurant. This would not be difficult with a wheel chair. There are lots and lots of car... More
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August 17, 2019|
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Response from MadgeB101 | Reviewed this property |
No you don’t have to pay just to go to restaurant but I agree there are better dining options in Hillsborough village, although a good place to stop if you are travelling on the dual carriageway
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Mark W
August 7, 2019|
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Response from ParsonRussell | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all! There are a few eateries in the grounds the first (&biggest) is where u buy ticket to see around either gardens & house or gardens only....but u don’t have to buy a ticket to get as far as that restaurant... More
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