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Mount Usher Gardens

Ashford, Ireland
+353 404 40116
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Avoca Cafe

We were stopped at some road works just outside the Mount Usher Gardens carpark and happened to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oakworthgirl
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Keighley, United Kingdom
One of the most peaceful and beautiful gardens in the world

Time stands still as you wander around. Easy to get lost but that doesn’t matter as every view is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary H
,
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Average4%
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Ashford, Ireland
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+353 404 40116
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"herbaceous borders"
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"lovely garden"
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"on site"
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"cakes"
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"few hours"
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"full bloom"
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"couple of hours"
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"coffee shop"
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"car park"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were stopped at some road works just outside the Mount Usher Gardens carpark and happened to see that there was a cafe just when we coincidentally needed a cake break, and so glad we did! A great choice of menu items and fresh ingredients,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Time stands still as you wander around. Easy to get lost but that doesn’t matter as every view is incredible

Thank Mary H
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Have visited here several times and recently went on a sunny Friday afternoon. Car park Is quite small so go early at weekends etc. Staff at ticket office are always really pleasant and helpful. There is a little gift shop with some lovely bits and...More

Thank Dub0202
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

our ARA Group enjoyed a visit to Mt Usher on Tuesday, due to so much bad weather it was a bit wet underfoot, but think a fab place to visit once all in full colour. Staff very helpful and friendly. all our group enjoyed their...More

Thank Ann R
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Wonderful tree garden established 100 years ago. Free Guide book gives full information on all the trees, everything you need to enjoy your vists. A lot of the paths would allow access for a wheelchair. There are a number of small craft shops and an...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

These are lovely gardens with a nice Avoca cafe just before the entrance. There is a tree trail in the gardens which is well organised with a leaflet giving information on each of the numbered trees. As an added bonus we saw lots of lovely...More

Thank Brendan M
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Loved the gardens with all the different species of trees and plants. Easily navigated with great bird life within gardens.

Thank Oliver B
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

A very enjoyable few hours in this beautiful, and interesting, garden. Well worth a visit. Also has restaurant facilities and coffee shop

Thank WilliamCar
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Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit. There are a few shops and a great cafe just at the entrance to the garden. The garden has nice paths suitable for bringing a single buggy or wheelchair most of the way. We managed fine with our rather large buggy....More

Thank Sirika
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

When you leave the car park and shops behind and enter the door into the garden it’s like you almost enter a different planet. It’s so peaceful and calming. The gardens are laid out in a very informal way with a lovely river flowing through...More

Thank DublinWelcomesAll
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Jackie F
8 September 2017|
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Response from thepointmisser | Reviewed this property |
Not specifically sure, but Avoca are fairly renowned for good quality food, so should be able to offer something...
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Judy S
18 May 2017|
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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.....
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eveandrews
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
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