Powerscourt House and Gardens

The highly influential Lonely Planet Guide voted the Powerscourt House and Gardens as one of the Top Ten Houses and Mansions worldwide. The 47 acres Powerscourt Gardens were reportedly laid out over a period of 150 years and designed to create an estate that blends harmoniously with the surrounding environment. It offers a wonderful place to relax, enjoy splendid range of stores, indulge in a coffee and dessert in the famous Avoca Terrace Café, superb views, serene lakeside walks, engaging history, and the stunning backdrop of Sugarloaf Mountain are in store when visiting this magnificent home, just 20 kilometres from Dublin. Powerscourt house offers the warmest of welcomes to visitors and have some of the best views in Ireland and visitors can also experience the highest waterfall in Ireland, explore its parklands and discover its wildlife. Tourists and visitors can enjoy a family-friendly day out including a children’s playground, explore the 47 acres of gardens, meander through the craft and design shops and indulge in one of the most majestic attractions in Ireland.