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Liss Ard Gardens

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Address: Liss Ard, Skibbereen, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-28-71766

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You feel like you're on the way to heaven

Well designed state of the art garden - Sky garden. Worth a visit if only for the tunnel and walking out into the light.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well designed state of the art garden - Sky garden. Worth a visit if only for the tunnel and walking out into the light.

Thank doylemary2
Athens, Greece
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great for a stroll to unwind and relax, also if you enjoy art the sky garden crater is a must for any James Turrell Fan and art aficionado

Thank JTrallatos
Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Arrived to Liss Ard in the hope of viewing the Sky Garden. We joined the queue and, lucky with the weather, got to walk around the grounds which are just stunning. On arrival back we had a bit of a wait so ordered a couple of coffees and were given some complimentary biscuits. The staff were friendly and helpful and... More 

Thank skzzzzzzzcork
Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not really gardens, as such... it's more about creative landscapes and atmospheric walks. The Sky Garden is most memorable.

Thank r0nnie2016
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the gardens yesterday afternoon and had a great time... lovely trails with lots of areas to explore... an absolute credit to the landscaping team !!!

Thank Frank L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We spent a couple of days in Liss Ard Garden, what a wonderful treat! Food, garden, tea lounge simply great. The point missing to the small rooms and rather small beds for tall people. Yet terrific place, at least have a tea on the lawn, all worth it!

Thank Tina v
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

These gardens are just fab. It's a super place for walks & is a fantastic place for kids. There are so many different paths to take. Been there several times but don't think I've seen it all yet. The view over the lake is beautiful and the sky garden itself is really cool. Lovely picnic spots around the place. Never... More 

Thank Hayes27
Carlow, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

The gardens all the way from the road to the lake comprise of well maintained paths in mature woodland. I found the map had sparse detail. The Sky Garden is very unusual and a strange structure. There is boating on the lake for house guests. A big bonus is that the gardens are free to public for about 3 or... More 

Thank wearb
Wymondham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

We came here on one of the sunnier days of our holiday which made all the difference. Really lovely gardens, particularly the water gardens. However I felt my enjoyment was short lived, a few times we walked around in circles trying to find particular paths and walkways only to have been mislead by the signage or 'lack of'. This made... More 

Thank DarkCat
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Beautiful and restful. The landscaper has a way of allowing nature to frame aspects of itself that makes it into a series of natural paintings

Thank Rob K

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