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A treasure

Myself and the family have been the Emo Court & parklands numerous of times over the years. It is... read more

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Sallyfamilyadventure
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County Laois, Ireland
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Beautiful House & grounds!

A very long driveway up but worth the drive. Follow the signs for the tea rooms & it'll get you... read more

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All reviews coffee shop well worth a visit the ground floor scones first floor bring your own nice walk excellent tour few hours on site a real gem sunny day ample parking sunday afternoon lovely place on display cake
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Reviewed today via mobile

Myself and the family have been the Emo Court & parklands numerous of times over the years. It is maintained very well, the house is glorious & magnificent in any season. There is various walks that can be done, we mainly do the lovely walk...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

A very long driveway up but worth the drive. Follow the signs for the tea rooms & it'll get you closer to the house so those with limited mobility have less to travel. It is wheelchair accessible. We booked at the desk in the house...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Limericklassy
Reviewed 3 days ago

House tour takes an hour approximately.The guide was excellent but spoke a bit too fast.It is very different from most historic houses due to many different past owners.The vast grounds are free and good parking.I think more signposts re walking routes is needed,as we had...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Mary C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently did the guided tour of house with my friend. Had visited grounds many times but this was the first time to visit the house. The OPW should be very proud of the excellent job they have done in restoring this house and grounds. It...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Eimear99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top tip. Once you've come within the grounds at Emo village, you have to drive a fair bit along to get to the entrance to the car park for the actual house. This summer of 2019, the entrance to the car park for the house...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank beanganainm
Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is a beautiful place to go for a walk by yourself or with a famiy. there is beautiful trees and a lake with ducks and swans. there is laid out path ways and a great place for a picnic or a play. the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jason o
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house and the grounds surrounding it are very scenic. The tour is informative and the interior of the house is lovely and picturesque. The OPW have done a good job. Thank you Margaret for the excellent tour.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank alan1169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Emo court is a lovely place for a walk and picnic. I love the coffee are outside the cafe and the little shop. The staff are nice and friendly. I think the indoor seating area though could do with a lick of paint it has...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ange17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Emo Court was a revelation to me, knew some of the history but how the tour was conducted with an exceptional quide called Ciara was a most interesting and entertaining tour. We are so lucky in this country to have people and organisations ie OPW...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank SusanPDublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just called for a short visit to Emo Court with a group of American tourists. What a beautiful stop over in the heart of the country. My tourists really enjoyed their brief visit. They commented on what a warm and friendly place to it was....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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its open sundays. and its frer.
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I have been here on many occasions, always with me dog. A lot of other people also walk their dogs there. I had never had anyone come to me and tell me that dogs weren't allowed. Most people exercise a bit of common sense... More
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