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Mount Stuart

Rothesay PA20 9LR, Scotland
+44 1700 503877
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Our main reason for visiting Bute was to visit Mount Stuart House. We have been in the National... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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exquisite. go on a tour for history and stories. rooms are breathtaking. walk the grounds, gardens... read more

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Rothesay PA20 9LR, Scotland
+44 1700 503877
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our main reason for visiting Bute was to visit Mount Stuart House. We have been in the National Trust for well over forty years, and have seen dozens of fine houses, but few of them matched Mount Stuart. To be honest, I visit most of...More

Thank agrobbo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

exquisite. go on a tour for history and stories. rooms are breathtaking. walk the grounds, gardens and beach

Thank JRocksmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best to visit when NOT raining, but just as stunning indoors to visit. Because of weather we did not see the outside of the house or appreciate the gardens, so will have to return for a better visit, but the inside of the house was...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both my husband and myself thought our visit to the Stuart House was one of our highlights of our two week vacation in Scotland. This is definitely a place that the provided guided tour provides insight into the building and the many details of the...More

Thank Trainbook
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled to the Isle of Bute especially for the prepuce of visiting the Mount Stuart & it was well worth it. It is a special magnificent & interesting stately house. The tour is handled by very knowledgeable staff that their love to the place...More

Thank Dr Y A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is the most most beautiful house to visit, the ornate ceiling, the gardens are well kept. a must see for any visitor going to Rothesay. too many gorgeous bits to list. go and see for yourself too beautiful to list.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As you enter this home, it looks more like a church than a house; but as your proceed you see the many Victorian comforts of the home. The outside gardens are also very nice after seeing the inside of the home.

1  Thank ntflady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all had a frightfully fantastic time on the Halloween Eerie Tour at Mount Stuart House. It was the perfect setting in a Victorian Gothic house for some serious spooky goings on. The staff were all dressed up in scary costumes and played their roles...More

2  Thank Ann D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Mount Stuart on a rainy day and it was the perfect place to go. The house is amazing,so beautiful. We had Margaret as a tour guide and she was brilliant ( she delivered a top notch tour while dressed as a witch!).She...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large family holiday on the Isle of Bute brought us to Mount Stuart on a dry autumn day. The grounds are a pleasure to walk round and the tour of the house was very informative and interesting. Some fantastic rooms to look around and a...More

Thank CoolCollectedMummy
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26 July 2017|
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Response from jpeterhughes2017 | Reviewed this property |
every 15 minutes or so. although a taxi is very reasonable. There is a Mini bus takes you within the grounds and is included in the admission fee.
Farhat S
29 May 2017|
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Response from MS_Visitor_Services | Property representative |
Hi Farhat S We can offer you the group rate of £7.50PP which includes entry to the Gardens and free flow admission to the House. Please contact the office tel: 01700 503 877 and ask to speak to Kate or Euan who will be able... More
Margaret F
11 April 2017|
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Response from Paul C |
Hi Margaret, We visited Mount Stuart all too briefly last week. We were actually visiting a friend on Bute and didn't have a huge amount of time. Intrigued by the column, I went to have a look to see who it represented... More