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Accessibility

At Mount Stuart we want every visitor to enjoy an incredible experience. If you have a mobility, visual or hearing impairment, we are here to help.

Site Accessibility

Parking for Blue Badge holders is available at the main house, please follow the signage.

Please be aware that if you arrive by the public service bus (operated by West Coast Motors) it will drop you at the edge of the estate which is a 20 minute walk from the main house. If you require assistance please contact the team in advance of your visit e: contactus@mountstuart.com.

The paths in our gardens are a mixture of gravel, whin dust and grass. Please be aware that many of the paths towards the shore line are steep and may be unsuitable for pushchairs or wheelchairs.

Inside the House

Mount Stuart has a working lift which can fit a standard sized wheelchair for access to the upper floors. For conservation reasons we request that visitors use the wheelchairs we have available on site. Motorised wheelchairs/scooters are not permitted within the House.

Lightweight, portable seating is available for visitors to use throughout the house. Please speak to one of our guides if you require assistance.

For visitors with hearing impairments, limited written interpretation is available.

Assistance dogs are permitted within the house.

Dogs

Well behaved dogs on short leads are welcomed throughout the grounds and in the external seating area at the Courtyard. Dogs are not permitted within the formal garden areas including the:

  • Kitchen Garden and Glasshouse
  • Rock Garden
  • Wee Garden
  • Shore Chapel

Get in Touch

Feel free to get in touch to let us know any way we can improve your visit or if you have any questions.

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