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Lough Key Forest and Activity Park

Boyle, Ireland
Lough Key Forest and Activity Park
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived for a family day out hired row boats and went to a nearby island to have lunch (bbq) views fab, kids loved every minute when back had coffee and ice-cream in cafe staff great, toilets spotless, kids went into play Park had a great time. Can't wait to return. Something amazing right on my doorstep

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I went here with my boyfriend yesterday. It's absolutely stunning. There's so much to see, great walks, beautiful views! I have lots of fantastic photos. We're going back soon to do the tour and rent bikes!

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Shannon, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

This is my second time going to lough key and it definitely won't be my last . First time we failed to book zipit prior to going and unfortunately it was booked out so we did the bods berg on the tree top walk it was fab . This time we prebooked and had 4 boys with us doing zipit... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Amazing place, some fantastic views, some old buidlings to look at, and there is also swans and ducks in the water if you want to bring bread and feed them. the best part for me in this place is also the part you have to pay for it cost 7.50 euro per adult and its a walk through some old... More 

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Letterkenny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We all loved this experience a great day out was had by all. My two boys loved all activities and we spent hours here enjoying the zip line experiences and a lovely picnic during the activities. We will definentely go back again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

A friend and I visited Boyle mainly so we could spend 2 days at Lough Key, and what a great time it was. The lake is absolutely beautiful. We rented a boat and rowed to the different islands, visiting 3 of them. There is a castle on one, a medieval cemetery on another, and a 14th century abbey on another.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

A great place to visit with kids. Did the boat trip after a long stroll on the grounds. My kids love the playground in the centre . They are too young yet for zip it etc but they can't wait. Great place for picnic.And if you spend 20 euro in shop or facilities..parking is free.

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Ballina, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Our visit to Lough Key Park included walking in the well kept grounds with stunning views over the lake, - partaking of the restaurant in the Visitor Centre, food was fresh, beautifully cooked and reasonably priced, service was quick and courteous - , the toilets, which were clean, well equipped and spacious, - using the car park, there were not... More 

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Buncrana, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I went to loughkey with my husband and my 3 boys ages 16, 12 and 8. Also in my company was 5 other families concisting of 9 adults and 11 children. I booked ahead 4 weeks before arrival. When I got there the place was quite busy and there was a lot of tents up front ( last year I... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

With just a little TLC this beautifully located site could be a world-beater. The campsite feels like the poor relation of the well-kept main centre. It gets full marks for its proximity to Lough Key but could really benefit from more toilets, an upgrade in the children's playground, wifi, an on-site shop and perhaps even a cafe. We loved Boda... More 

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