Plan your visit

Opening Hours

Mount Stuart House & Gardens are currently closed to the public. Thank you to everyone who visited and supported us this season, we look forward to welcoming you back in spring 2022!

We are currently finalising the details of our 2022 opening. All future updates will be published on our website and social media accounts, please check back soon for further information.

For any urgent enquiries please email: and our team will respond as soon as possible.

Christmas Event Tickets

Our Food & Craft Market tickets are now totally sold out and no further tickets will be issued. Thank you to everyone who has booked, we look forward to welcoming you to Mount Stuart on Sunday 5th December!

Shop and Eat at Mount Stuart

Find Out More


Find Out More

Online Shop

Mount Stuart publications including 20 Masterpieces from Mount Stuart are currently available to purchase from our online shop.

Visit the shop here.

Mount Stuart is located on the Isle of Bute, the most accessible island on the west coast of Scotland. The Isle of Bute is approximately 90 minutes from Glasgow by road or rail, including a 35 minute ferry crossing from Wemyss Bay to Rothesay. Alternatively another ferry runs from Colintraive to Rhubodach, taking less than 5 minutes.

By Car

Mount Stuart is 5 miles south of the island's principal town: Rothesay, and is well signposted from the ferry terminal. If you are travelling using a sat nav system, please use the postcode PA20 9LR. Get directions on Google Maps.

Car parking is available free of charge on site. Please be aware that we do not have a designated parking area for motor homes.

By Bus

West Coast Motors operate a regular bus service 490/90 from Rothesay (Guildford Square) to Mount Stuart. Please be aware that the service drops off close to the entrance to the estate which is a 20 minute walk from the main house and cafe. If you require assistance please contact the team in advance of your visit e:

By Bicycle

Bicycle storage racks are available at the car parking area and at the main house.