Mornington Garden, situated beside Killiney Hill just above the beautiful heritage village of Dalkey.The garden is approximately 3/4 of an acre,p lanted between 1935-40.Over the last 10 years, many more herbaceous beds, shrubs, trees and a new vegetable and fruit garden have been added. A wonderful atmosphere of peace and beauty prevails.
Situated: GPS Co-ordinates 53°16’19.3″N 6°06’46.1″W
Exit 16 M50 There are several sets of traffic lights,until you come to a roundabout. 3.5 km. The Graduate Pub is in front of you. Take the 3rd exit onto Avondale Road. Take the first right, (approx. 100m. from roundabout) onto Ballinclea Rd. At the end of the road there is a T junction – turn right (towards Fitzpatricks Castle Hotel). At the T junction with Fitzpatricks Castle Hotel in front of you turn left onto Dalkey Ave.- you are now heading towards Dalkey. At a small roundabout, (300m), take the 1st exit left onto Saval Park Rd ( Right is the entrance to Killiney Hill ). Destination will be on the left, long green wavey hedge . There is plenty of free parking on the road.
Dart stop Dalkey from City Centre Cross the railway heading up the steep hill, keep right at the top of the hill, until you come to a cross roads. Turn left up the hill to a cross roads with a mini roundabout 300m.. Saval Park Road is on your right. Mornington is the first house on the left, long green wavey hedge.
By Appointment only. Closed on Mondays.
Admission: €6.00 p.p. (Under 12's free) Groups only (Minimum 3) – any time by appointment .
Facilities: Tea/Coffee and biscuits €3.00 each
Best time to Visit: April – September
Contact: Annmarie Bowring