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Mount Stuart

Rothesay PA20 9LR, Scotland
+44 1700 503877
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Excellent, wish we had given ourselves more time

When we first got there early afternoon we were just going to do the adventure playground but... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Katherine D
via mobile
Love visiting here

I absolutely love spending time here. We quite often go out for a cup of coffee and a walk around... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
DavidMcl_13
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“guided tour” (82 reviews)
“stately home” (50 reviews)
“stained glass” (30 reviews)
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Rothesay PA20 9LR, Scotland
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+44 1700 503877
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"white marble"
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"gothic house"
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"soup"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When we first got there early afternoon we were just going to do the adventure playground but decided in the end to pay the money and go into the gardens. So glad we did. They are beautiful extensive grounds. We only walked a direct route...More

1  Thank Katherine D
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I absolutely love spending time here. We quite often go out for a cup of coffee and a walk around the grounds. There is amazing views to be seen here! Go!!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Caught the 90 bus from Rothesay's main square (by the round Visitor Centre which has a cinema). The journey took about 15 minutes. A free shuttle bus can take you from the Visitors Centre at the entrance to the house, but we walked on a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

WOW! We have visited some special residences but Mount Stuart is just outstanding It is not the biggest or really the grandest but it can compete with any for its fantastic use of stone decoration Marble everywhere!!! To get the best from the house take...More

Thank grahamleah
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing house, gardens and grounds. Its well worth visiting, and you wont be disappointed. We've visited numerous castles, country houses an historical buildings etc, and this is the best to date. Its beauty and magnificence is stunning. There's a complimentary bus which takes...More

Thank Lyndsay A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was fortunate enough to get on the 11.00 morning tour led by Lex earlier today and was fascinated by the stories and the history of this massive example of 19th century bling. The house is a wonderland of fine masonry, glass and woodwork and...More

1  Thank Geoff M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the house is over whelming in its beauty, the pool was open for the first time and just reminds us when the world was a nicer place. and your free to wander the grounds right down to the sea. we went down to the chapel...More

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Initially shocked by the entry fee but it was well worth it. Quite a distance from gate to house, we chose to walk but there is a free bus service. Walking through the gardens allowed us to look at all the award winning champion trees...More

Thank Wilchar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a beautiful day at mount Stuart the grounds are very beautiful especially the pinetum had some beautiful trees but the house was fantastic and all the guides were very knowledgeable and gave you plenty of their time this is well worth the money

Thank Roy O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are spending just a few days on the West Coast of Scotland and found this place through a search on Google Maps. So glad we made the trip to Bute to see this stunning house. Full of interesting architecture, furniture and artefacts, with guides...More

Thank Emma P
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garryforbes
July 8, 2018|
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Response from MS_Visitor_Services | Property representative |
Dear Garryforbes Thank you for your query regarding dogs. Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome within our 300 acres of gardens and grounds (including our private beach). Dogs are not permitted within the main house... More
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Finlay S
July 5, 2018|
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Response from tame2tame | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I don’t think so. You can play golf though.
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Irene C
January 24, 2018|
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Response from CoolCollectedMummy | Reviewed this property |
Mount Stuart was probably the most memorable thing on the island. Really quite spectacular and the tour was very informative. Definitely not to be missed. It's the jewel on the island It's a beautiful drive around the... More
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