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Pouring with rain but we did not care at all.

Lovely little trail, actually quite long. Our little granddaughter ignored the weather and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pauline Y
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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
Beautiful idea for young and old

Lovely walk around the fairy garden, children had great fun being the first to spot the fairy... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
carolineq112
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Killarney, Ireland
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A magical fairy trail through the woodlands of Darrynane House, where young visitors can discover miniature houses where fairies live. This is a free attraction and open throughout the year.
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Darrynane, Caherdaniel, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little trail, actually quite long. Our little granddaughter ignored the weather and determinedly hunted down the quaint little house scattered across the woods. No requests for sweets drinks or iPads, just an enchanted hour in fairyland.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Pauline Y
Reviewed August 8, 2019

Lovely walk around the fairy garden, children had great fun being the first to spot the fairy houses and mark it off on their maps. The fairy houses are amazing and the attention to detail is exceptional. Fairy trail is very well signposted. A definite...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank carolineq112
Reviewed July 9, 2019 via mobile

A really nice activity for young children, it’s clear a great deal of time and effort went into creating this trail. Set in the leafy shade of the woodlands of Derrynane House it offers a nice break from a hot day on the beach or...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

This is a unique experience, with so many beautiful little creations the world of fairies is no longer a make believe place

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

Enjoyed walking this fairy trail with our two granddaughters ages 3 and 7. We arrive around 4:00 pm and the visitors center was already closed even though the signs said open until 5:00 pm. We were still able to access the fairy trail even though...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank breenw
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Took my two granchildren there six and eight they had such fun and because they are so competative they put a lot of effort into finding the hidden little gems.

Date of experience: October 2017
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MDMpr, Manager at Irish Fairy Trails, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2017

We are glad that they enjoyed the trip

Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

This is such a beautiful place to walk around. It is free of charge. Along by derrynane beach and house Has a coffee shop. The fairy trail is really nice and huge effort goes into keeping these fairy houses in imaculate condition. In addition to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank grovine
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Wonderful experience for the families with small children. Our daughter was successfully convinced there are real faries living in this forrest, she left each one a gift and couldn't stop talking about them the following day. As an adult I could also feel like a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

A fantastic spot for children and adults to explore with lots of interesting features both natural and man made. Trees with passages beneath, an old folly, neolithic passages, the beach, rare trees ..... stunning.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Amanito G
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Such a beautiful & magical place, for both young and old! Get a map in the coffee shop at Derrynane House (leave a little donation!) and off you go ... the fairies have really put lots of effort into building a magical kingdom in these...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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