Mount Stuart

Mount Stuart 2-for-1 entry

Get one free entry with one full-paying adult, with your Gardeners’ World Magazine 2-for-1 entry card. Valid at 360 gardens.

Explore the extensive grounds and Victorian gardens in this historic setting, overlooking the Firth of Clyde. You’ll find herbaceous borders, pools and a pinetum full of colossal conifers. In the kitchen garden a colourful tapestry of vegetables, herbs, fruit and flowers are grown, with a glass pavilion as the centrepiece. Don’t miss the wildflower meadows, shore walk, rock garden with Victorian water features, and the Southern Hemisphere treasures in the ‘wee garden’.


Important update

Due to ongoing rule changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic, public gardens may experience unforeseen restrictions and opening hours. To avoid disappointment we advise you contact gardens directly before visiting. Please see the individual garden’s website. If you can’t find the information you require, please call the garden directly. You’ll find website links and telephone numbers on the individual garden pages in this online directory

Some gardens require you to pre-book your tickets before visiting the garden. If this applies to a garden you’re planning to visit, please ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card with you to validate your booking.

Thank you.

Using your 2-for-1 card at Mount Stuart

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Card valid for the whole property
  • Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
  • Purchase tickets from the 'Free Flow' section online. Book 1 adult ticket and 1 members ticket online
  • Ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card on arrival to validate your booking
  • Card valid for property & garden

Opening details:

For up-to-date opening details, see website

Entry prices:

Adults £13, seniors £11, children (5-15) £7.50. Booking advisable – walk-up may also be available


Parking spaces
Public transport
Access for disabled (partial)
Light refreshment
Picnic area
Dogs allowed on leads

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Isle of Bute, Argyll and Bute, PA20 9LR – Directions