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Fantastic private tour

We had a brilliant private tour of Mount Stuart by a lovely and very knowledgeable guide Mary. She... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Excellent Gothic Mansion

Tremendous Stately Home which is well worth a visit and well worth paying for the upgraded tour on... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2019
John S
Isle of Bute, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a brilliant private tour of Mount Stuart by a lovely and very knowledgeable guide Mary. She seemed to know everything about every part of the house, and was very friendly. The private tour was great for seeing the house on our own and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Tremendous Stately Home which is well worth a visit and well worth paying for the upgraded tour on offer as you can access parts of the building not accessible to the general public. Plenty of history and wonderful Architecture laid out on a few levels....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John S
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

History lovers and art lovers will love this! Family's, couple or friends will admire this beautiful site. A true must see of the island and the grounds of the estate will blow you away!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 13, 2019

This place is so beautiful I can’t get it out of my head for days after a visit. The interior is awe inspiring, the atmosphere is calm and peaceful, it’s pure joy to wonder around inside the house. In addition the grounds, woods, old trees,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018

Mount Stuart is a must in the Isle of Bute. You can walk around on your own, but when I was there, they offered a free excursion around (I only had to pay for a ticket). The interior is amazing, focusing on details, what make...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018

Brilliant architecture. Amazing Grounds that are good for nature as well as us. Beautiful Building. Great Guide. Good Staff

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

Absolutely amazing place with a beautiful garden. It is a "must see" place. We will visit again soon!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KarmenV52
Reviewed November 26, 2018

There is so much beauty and history packed into the massive house. I wish I could have disappeared into it for days! The detail is incredible and the stories behind it are even better. I loved the star ceiling and unabashedly laid down in the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited on 21 November and were the only 2 people on the tour. This meant that effectively we had a private tour of this amazing house. Kevin was our guide and he had an enviable extensive knowledge of the history of the house, it’s...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank A5093NTmarting
Reviewed November 16, 2018

The Mount Stuart house on the Isle of Bute is a beautiful example of 19th century neo-gothic architecture. It's amazing to see how the "other half" lived in the "good old days". This "home" is a beautiful example of the opulent style of living by...More

Date of experience: October 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
Finlay S
July 5, 2018|
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Response from Broadman | Reviewed this property |
Probably at the sports ground near the swimming pool.
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