Mount Stewart House and Gardens
Newtownards / Ards Visitor Information Centre
The famous gardens at Mount Stewart were planted in the 1920s by Edith, Lady Londonderry and are of international importance. The magnificent series of outdoor 'rooms' contain many rare plants that thrive in the mild climate.
Location / Directions
On the east shore of Strangford Lough, 5 miles south-east of Newtownards on the A20 just outside the village of Greyabbey.Bus: Ulsterbus No. 10 between Belfast and Portaferry, bus stops at garden gates.
Car: On A20, 5 miles from Newtownards on the Portaferry Road.
Drive time: 25 minutes from Belfast.