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I had a amazing Experience at Lissan House, as we celebrate Lughnasa. Food and drink was lovely... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Lynda P
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Aines lugnasa

We had such an amazing night tonight John Paul was great at his story telling, I enjoyed the walk... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
co tyrone
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3 Drumglass Road, Cookstown BT80 9SW, Northern Ireland
+44 28 8676 3312
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

I had a amazing Experience at Lissan House, as we celebrate Lughnasa. Food and drink was lovely. Really great night. The event's just keep geting better. Cant recommend enough how great this place is.

Thank Lynda P
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We had such an amazing night tonight John Paul was great at his story telling, I enjoyed the walk to the fort and to top it of we had the most amazing meal.. Can't wait for next tour thank you John Paul.

Thank elliemayCoTyrone
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We started with afternoon tea which was absolutely beautiful before going on our tour around the house which was extremely interesting and our tour guide (Tony) was very helpful in answering our questions and telling us all about the history of the house. We will...More

2  Thank tricia6990
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Returned to Lissan House for a walk and afternoon tea. Had the most peaceful walk in the woods.Was like going back in time. Followed this with afternoon tea. The carrot cake was so moist and delicious and the brownie was just as good as when...More

Thank judithmaitland
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

It's an old house, steeped in history, and very significant for the area. If possible, take a tour so you get a real flavour of its history. Worth having a walk round the gardens

Thank Niall B
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

My wife, her family, my family and I had a fantastic afternoon tea at Lissan House for my wife's 30th birthday. The service was fantastic and food was sensational (even better when we found out it was all hand made). There are plenty of afternoon...More

Thank Ralphg85
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Recently our ladies' group visited Lissan House first for morning coffee and homemade scones, followed by a lovely tour of the home. The house is a work in progress, but is well worth a visit. The tour guides are passionate about what they do and...More

Thank snelson39120
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

I visited with my husband today and found a little known gem of history hidden away outside Cookstown. We took a tour of the house and our guide John Paul was fabulous. His enthusiasm and passion for Lissan shone through and his knowledge of the...More

2  Thank 172bernadettel
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This house is a hidden gem! I loved it because it was so different to National Trust places. The highlight of our visit was the tour given by John-Paul. He was very engaging and even kept my little boys (9 and 5) entertained. Lissan House...More

1  Thank Lynsey K
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

This house is spectacular both inside and out. The surrounding gardens make for a beautiful walk and the venue is great for many events. It is a lovely place for weddings. The grand ballroom is impressive and it truly is a remarkable experience to get...More

4  Thank Ben R
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Response from judithmaitland | Reviewed this property |
Yes . Closes from end of Oct until April.
johanna c
30 July 2018|
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Response from Lynsey K | Reviewed this property |
No it’s just for day visits as far as I’m aware.
m m
19 August 2017|
Response from Garth S | Reviewed this property |
I would think TripAdvisor has the answer!