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Mount Usher Gardens

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| County Wicklow, Ashford, Ireland
+353 404 40116
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Lovely gardens...Café falls short

The gardens are so relaxing and beautiful, along the river. It takes about one hour to walk through... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Beautiful Day Out

These gardens are a must. It took us about 1.15 hours to walk all around it. The plants are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Carmel L
County Kildare, Ireland
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  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“avoca cafe” (28 reviews)
“tree trail” (5 reviews)
| County Wicklow, Ashford, Ireland
+353 404 40116
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The gardens are so relaxing and beautiful, along the river. It takes about one hour to walk through them and beyond the private residence on the far side of the river. During busy periods parking is an issue and we waited about 15 minutes for...More

Thank Waddlerstrikesback
Reviewed 5 days ago

These gardens are a must. It took us about 1.15 hours to walk all around it. The plants are stunning with lovely little areas to take a rest. Very well maintained. A lovely coffee and cake was then enjoyed in the sunshine followed by a...More

Thank Carmel L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whether you just want a walk in the gardens or fancy some excellent food in the Avoca restaurant or even a browse around the shops you will not be left disappointed! Mount Usher has it all and is well worth a visit.

Thank Sparky2511
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful gardens along river with huge variety of plants and trees. A good guide with numbering on trees and plants tells its name and origin. Lovely bridges cross the river at a number of points. Expansive so is easy to pass an hour or two...More

Thank Ray K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setting from the minute you enter the carpark. We had a lovely walk around the gardens following the tree guide. With the river flowing through it and the Hydrangea and perennials in bloom it was stunning. It helped that the sun shone after a...More

Thank sarahc11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of being able to get to this garden today. It was as good as I had anticipated. The arboretum has an amazing spectrum of trees worth seeing. It has been so planted that there would be something to see at any...More

2  Thank Delvingman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

its a peaceful hidden gem, stroll along the river, admire the beautifully cared for lawns, shrubs and flowers,

Thank natashawhite09
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fantastic trip to Wicklow and these fantastic gardens finished with a trip to the OSKA shop where my wife spent a fortune on clothes but she said we saved a fortune She is happy so I am happy Great place to visit

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the loveliest day in Mount Usher Gardens today. We were greeted by a lovely lady who very kindly gave us some maps and explained the layout of the gardens to us. She also told our eldest child that she should lead the way...More

Thank Edel L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the second we arrived to pulling out the drive way we felt so welcome. We were tight for time so only had about an hour to spend in the park but could have easily doubled that time. Highlights were the diversity of trees present...More

Thank Shh_You
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Judy S
18 May 2017|
Response from Dagmar H | Reviewed this property |
I believe kids can enjoy themselves a lot in the garden, it is sort of wild, so they can run around without worrying about stepping somewhere that would not be so suitable.....
5 May 2017|
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Response from DJCass | Reviewed this property |
Hi Eve. Got this reply back from Mount Usher Gardens... "I think the tree you are asking about is an ornamental apple, Malus floribunda ‘Golden Hornet’ with a rambling rose, Rosa ‘Pauls Himalayan Musk’ growing through it... More
11 March 2016|
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Response from Calafort | Reviewed this property |
Go to mountushergardens ie for full information on opening times.