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Lissan House

It's an old house, steeped in history, and very significant for the area. If possible, take a tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Niall B
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A perfect afternoon tea!

My wife, her family, my family and I had a fantastic afternoon tea at Lissan House for my wife's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ralphg85
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3 Drumglass Road, Cookstown BT80 9SW, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Bernadette L
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
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We visited Lissan House this afternoon at last!!! It's been on my wish list for ages but we never seemed to get round to it. Travelling from Bangor it's a reasonable trip for an afternoon but so, so worth it. On entering the house you...More

2  Thank dorcas_11
Lissan H, Manager at Lissan House, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for your wonderful review. The Staples family referred to Lissan as "this golden place" and it's lovely when our visitors recognise Lissan's beauty and charm. I always feel it has a very welcoming atmosphere. Jayne is a fantastic tour guide and I'll be...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting family fur ghe weekend we were delighted to find that Lissan House had an open weekend. The history was fascinating and the charm and character of the property delightful. We stayed and had tea and scones - light and fluffy with jam and...More

1  Thank Heather T
Lissan H, Manager at Lissan House, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

So glad you enjoyed your day at Lissan and thank you for taking the time to review us. Please do spread the word about our wonderful property and do come back soon! All the best, Sharon

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Attended a wedding function when we arrived we were treated to a warm welcome and as my wife was disabled she got i must say special treatment .the food was first class and the waiters could not do enough for you seconds plentiful .over all...More

Thank zwecker
Lissan H, Manager at Lissan House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for your thoughtful review, we are delighted you had a wonderful time at Lissan and do hope to welcome you again soon, Sharon.

Reviewed 7 September 2017

A group of us went to perform with our choir for an evening in this old house. Certainly can imagine what it was like to live in this era. History of family and there past interesting. If staying in the area certainly worth a visit....More

Thank Ann S
Lissan H, Manager at Lissan House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Thank you so much for your review of Lissan House Ann, the choir was wonderful. All the best, Sharon

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