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Voted No. 3 In the Top 10 Gardens of the World - by National Geographic! One of the world's great Gardens, Powerscourt is situated 20km south of Dublin City Centre in the foothills of the Wicklow mountains.The Garden was begun by Richard Wingfield...more
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Enniskerry, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

These gardens were outstanding. The house and garden are immaculate. From the rose garden to the japanese garden. Set in the Wicklow countryside 30 mins from Dublin. The grounds take an hour to walk comfortably around. There is a fort to climb that overlooks the...More

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I decided to call this place the Irish Versailles 😂😂👍🏻. However, the gardens are more impressive to me because they have forests that go on and on and trees from all over the world. They said it is a “zoo” of trees. This place is...More

Thank Lynette A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit but could use more benches to accommodate those with difficulty walking. Shopping options appreciated—not just cheap touristy stuff.

Thank DickandRobin
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just loved it. Great family day - we got lovely weather (which I admit does help). Gardens are amazing. Food options were super. We sat outside the Avoca on the terrace overlooking gardens - gorgeous coffee and buns. And lovely walking through the old house...More

Thank Kyra C
Reviewed 5 days ago

The gardens are fantastic! You can happily spend hours wandering around admiring the magnificent trees, shrubs and borders. There are excellent path ways to walk around and lots of information about the planting etc. The Terrace Cafe, quite expensive but you get what you pay...More

Thank Carolyn R
Reviewed 5 days ago

The gardens are quite nice to look at but not exactly vast. I thought €10 was a little expensive for the length of time it took to walk around. It might be of more value to people with an interests in horticulture but in general,...More

Thank Aisling O O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely stunning! Allow yourself a good 5 hours to really enjoy this stunning estate and it’s gardens at a leisurely pace. You should also consider having lunch here as the Avoca cafe has excellent lunch offerings. Do yourself a favor and arrive early to avoid...More

Thank PatriciaT917
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was recently at a wedding there and for the money I'm sure they paid, I would not be impressed. Started out lovely on the gardens in sun having a few canapaes and drinks. Perfect. Then we went inside. Food was average at best. Steak was...More

Thank Damian W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Powerscourt Gardens today with my 2 year old and were blown away by the beauty of this estate. We unfortunately only had a little over an hour to tour, so we were slightly rushed, but it was beautiful and peaceful! It would be...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful lunch with amazing views, very relaxing and good value. The gardens are so beautiful.

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Lisa M
6 August 2018|
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Response from worcesterkate | Reviewed this property |
There is not a playground in the gardens but there is one near the waterfall.
30 July 2018|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
We purchased as we drove in at the Guard Post, no wait. Sorry for the slow reply!
Robert H
18 July 2018|
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Response from Jenny H | Reviewed this property |
No, there were plenty of tables available :)