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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

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 6 days 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.

Thank CaGa33
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to take photos and look at some amazing gardens. Definitely get the audio tour - it includes the juicy gossip hinted at in the video before the tour. Leave some time for shopping in the gift stores...I'd say you probably need about...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this garden. The estate is beautifully laid out, with a spectacular view from the house of the pond and hills. The walled garden is alive with colour in season, and the leisurely walk to the bottom of the estate and back is filled...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful setting. We had walk along the drive, Stunning veiw of Sugarloaf. Great coffee shop with beautiful food at the house.

Thank Karen R
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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 Miranda S | Reviewed this property |
No we walked right in and got tickets at the desk. No lines.
Robert H
19 July 2018|
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Response from Jenny H | Reviewed this property |
No, there were plenty of tables available :)