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Address: Bonane, Kenmare, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-64-84235
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visit if you like heavenly scenery and walking

visited Gleninchaquin Park the scenery from the waterfall walk is stunning well worth the 6km drive up a single track road

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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Craigavon, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

visited Gleninchaquin Park the scenery from the waterfall walk is stunning well worth the 6km drive up a single track road

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Cork, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Very nice place, nice views but when we got in there, a woman came to us and said it was 5 euro per person to drive around the waterfall! We decided then that we would just stay in the car park for a few minutes- it's a long drive in there and we didn't want to have wasted our time.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Such a beautiful park! Siobhan from the Brook Lane Hotel in Kenmare recommended this park to us. We are so glad we made this stop. The drive from the main road to the park itself is a long, single lane dirt road. We met one car coming at us that we had to carefully maneuver around and a few sheep... More 

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Cork, Cork, Ireland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The drive to this spot is some craic-- winding narrow sheep covered roads dipping and rising that seems to go on forever- I loved the drive in and luckily enough we only met one or two cars coming against me- when we got to the car park there was no one in reception and no made woman to chase us... More 

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London
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The long winding single-track road is an experience in itself, and adds to the magic when you get there. It's hard to describe the tranquillity once there (we were the only visitors at the time, though admittedly it was a November afternoon) - there is such a sense of space. We chose a 2-hour walk which went over the top... More 

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County Kerry, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

long narrow road in, be careful its worth it , standing stones on the way , spend some time there nice walks around the hills across bridge top of waterfall, easy stroll to waterfall from car park by road or alternatively over stiles across field thru the sheep , great touch of nature if you have children with you early... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is the most colorful town in Ireland. Every building seems to be painted a different pastel color. Very quaint. Makes a great stop at the end of the Ring of Kerry drive....then you can head up into killarney National Park.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Ignore the people below who say the owners weren't friendly (they probably weren't friendly to the owners in the first place). The owners were absolutely lovely, and showed us around, served us tea, and even let us help them fix their fence :) Gleninchaquin was the highlight of our stay in Ireland, a magical place that I didn't expect to... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Our second visit to this magnificent place was this September. The colours, vividness of the light, discovery of new walks and most of all the kindness of Donal and Margaret Corkery its proprietors, made it a memorable finale to our short tour of the Beara peninsula. Many thanks!

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Ardmore, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Amazing day out. Breathtaking scenery. One of the nicest places I have ever seen. 5 different walks around the park to suit every level of walker, we did he yellow route(4hrs to do it), stunning views up over the waterfall and lakes and finished off with a beautiful river side walk trough a wood and ending in the sensory garden.... More 

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