A house and garden tour with refreshments, delivered by the owners of this beautiful estate, Grey Abbey House, which is not normally open to the public

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Overlooking Strangford Lough on the Ards Peninsula, Grey Abbey House and its vast gardens, benefit from a temperate climate which supports a plethora of unusual flora and fauna, some of which have been collected by the present owners on their travels.Not to be outdone, the house (which is one of the finest Georgian country houses in Ireland) is just as fascinating.

Enjoy a delightful guided tour of both house and gardens with owners, William and Daphne Montgomery, followed by light refreshments of tea and scones.

Things to note

  • U18's welcome, ticket applicable. No concession.
  • U18's must be accompamied by at least one paying adult.
  • Easy pace walking tour slight inclines.
  • Walking shoes advisable.


Not wheelchair accessible. Easy pace walking tour slight inclines.

Dietary and allergen requirements

Please ensure that you check with all members of your party regarding food allergies, intolerances, and dietary requirements prior to booking tickets. It is the responsibility of the ticketholder to inform a member of Ards and North Down Borough Council staff about food allergies, intolerances and specific dietary requirements. This must be done at least 72 hours before the experience, but preferably at the time of booking, by contacting Jill Hunter (Ards and North Down Borough Council Tourism Service) by email on

Terms and conditions

Terms and Conditions apply.

Getting there

By car: From Belfast/Newtownards follow A20 to Greyabbey village. At the roundabout turn right and drive along Main Street to the Wildfowler Inn. Turn left at the side of the Wildfowler Inn. The entrance to Greyabbey Estate is between the Wildfowler and the primary school.  Parking is available at Greyabbey House.


Online booking fee applies.

All details subject to change.

Part of Experience Ards and North Down 2023. Click here to see the full programme. 

Tickets & Pricing
  • Admission £22
Sat, 22 Jul 2023 2:00 - 5:00pm

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