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Working in Cork

A great place for an afternoon trip out from Cork along the N25. A beautiful old tower castle... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2017
JSJTB
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London, United Kingdom
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Currently under renovations

This is an easy structure/castle to see from the road, however currently covered in scaffold, will... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
JnVSydney
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Sydney
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Dec 3, 2017
“Working in Cork ”
Oct 9, 2017
“Currently under renovations”
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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

A great place for an afternoon trip out from Cork along the N25. A beautiful old tower castle house, wonderfully restored with great reproduction museum furniture. Great little cafe, food was superb with nothing to much trouble.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank JSJTB
Reviewed October 9, 2017

This is an easy structure/castle to see from the road, however currently covered in scaffold, will be amazing when unwrapped.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Sadly the castle was closed. Looked fantastic from the outside and am sure the inside is amazing. Hope next time in this area the place will be open.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Perry H
Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

I always include this castle in my evening walks as it is so beautiful to look at Currently its under construction and has some scafoldin bars at the side but that still doesnt take away from the fact this a proper castle in great shape...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank TerryTips
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Closed to the public until further notice..what a pity looks stunning from the outside. This was also a site we found by accident on our way to Midleton

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank BarnabiEnslin
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Probably would be five stars but we couldn't go inside. It is a tower castle that seems to be in good condition from the outside. It was so close to the highway that even closed it was worth the stop.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank jrdek
Reviewed January 4, 2016

We found this wonderful castle by accident. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and gave us ample time to explore, answered all our questions. We were able to learn so much about live in the 16th century. Would highly recommend and the best part it...More

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank Celticlady526
Reviewed September 25, 2014

This is the place to go if you want to see how a real 16th century castle would have worked, and not just a tourist-trap pretend version. The herb garden is small but perfectly formed, as is the orchard. The reconstruction is as authentic as...More

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank Carole G
Reviewed August 21, 2014

All of the family loved this castle because the kids got to climb old stairs and it was big and spacious and bright inside so no one was afraid of a dark castle. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and we learnt a lot about...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank lor0
Reviewed August 13, 2014

The blond haired lady who showed us round was an absolute hoot but also very knowledgable about the Castle and the Irish Patriot Hugh O'Neill.Well worth a visit and shall be visiting again next year.The building has been beautifully restored and all credit to the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Steve C
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