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Woodstock House and Gardens

Address: Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #5 of 19 Attractions in Kilkenny
Type: Gardens, Outdoors
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Type: Gardens, Outdoors
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English first
Kilkenny, Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

One new walk through the woods - its lovely and set out just right! The playground needs a strong dose of tlc A fee all year round of 4e parking is abit steep imo

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Aberdeenshire
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114 reviews 114 reviews
20 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

If you like trees, this is the place. Majestic tall specimens sympathetically cared for without being too formal. The place was deserted when we were there and it gave the place a lovely peaceful feel. Walled garden has many edible crops with the last of the apples still providing food for the birds as well as yew berries for the... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Anybody who likes the outdoors and walking will love Woodstock. I visit here regularly with my family. It has great enjoyment for both young and old. We even got engaged here, in the rockery with the little cottage. It is beautiful at any time of year and there are many places and paths to explore. The carpark is 4 Euro,... More 

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PRIORS HARDWICK
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Faded glory,I know it was wet and November but no one around at all!tea room was closed and we were lucky to have €4 in coins as would not have been able to get out of the car park. Might be better in season but looks in terminal decline.

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Withernsea, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Visited around 4 times as like the fact you can take the dogs in with you.. Seen the garden in all 4 seasons and it never disappoints. However, we were extremely disappointed with the tea room as it looks a wow factor when in fact the cakes are tasteless and disappointing. Another thing from a dog owners prospective is as... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

This must have been a wonderful place in the past and it's impressive the different kinds of trees they have there. I know now it's autumn here in Ireland but the whole thing seemed a bit abandoned; there were many people walking around there, but absolutely no employees or guides or whoever could help if somebody had some question or... More 

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We were staying at the Boat House (riverside B&B) just a short walk away and decided to have a couple of hours out at the gardens. The tea rooms were closed but we really enjoyed our visit. There are some wonderful trees, many of them are hundreds of years old. There is a play area for children and plenty of... More 

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Dublin
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58 reviews 58 reviews
9 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Gorgeous gardens, lovely borders when I was there. The tearooms is in an old greenhouse. Beautiful trees too!

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Lovely day out at Woodstock. Inisteague is one of the most beautiful villages in Ireland. Weather helped quite a bit!

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Tralee, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Go and see the hidden garden. Its magical. Coffee shop is basic friendly. Well worth a trip out there.

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