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Skerries Mills

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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average9%
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“gift shop”(21 reviews)
“apple tart”(3 reviews)
“santa visit”(2 reviews)
Skerries Mills is a unique collection of two windmills and a watermill with associated mill pond, mill races, wetlands and is an ideal place to visit on a day tripOne of Dublins top tourist attractions.In association with Dublin Tourism, Heritage...more
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Skerries Town Centre | Fingal, Skerries, Ireland
+353 1 849 5208
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 29, 2013

A wonderful experience, great for children, full of history and facts about the mill. The staff are ever so helpful and make sure your are well informed, the shop has a lovely selection of genuine irish art and craft. The Cafe is very well run,...More

5  Thank michshelly286
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed November 30, 2010

We (3 adults and 2 Kids) went for a spot of lunch and it was like entering the set of Faulty Towers. They were so rude that customers were laughing in disbelief at the attitude of the staff behind the counter. Examples: When I was...More

4  Thank DubArk
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All reviews gift shop apple tart santa visit guided tour north county dublin lovely coffee shop lovely place to visit water mill interesting attraction personal tour worth a visit historical information unique experience all ages sunny day knowledgeable guide water wheel
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

loved this place & realy enjoyed getting horse & carriage tour of skerries from northcounty carriages ph 0863727272

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Because of the list very dry summer unfortunately the children did not see the wheel working. I felt it was not explained fully the process of makeup the flour

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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We sort of stumbled across Skerries Mills for lunch and were pleasantly surprised. The cafe has good food and there is a nice little gift shop there as well. There are also tours of the Old Mill, but we didn’t do the tour. This was...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Plenty to do with a tour, lovely gift shop and cafe. Views are amazing so lots of photos can be taken.

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

The grounds were well kept and the tour was interesting. Well put together with a knowledgeable guide. Good for all ages

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Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour (€8 each adult) and time at the Skerries Mills. Tour guide was extremely knowledgeable and all staff were very friendly. Tour lasted around 50 minutes and was well worth it. Beautiful mills, and grounds, the view out to sea was...More

1  Thank JenBailey
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Definately must view if want to spend an evening away from Dublin crowd. Good food. Ample parking. Play area for kids . Good for an evening get away.

1  Thank Abhidhamma K
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This place is really interesting and perfect for a few hours visit if in the area. However, it is the staff who are outstanding. The young guy on the pay desk couldnt have been more helpful and the lady in the cafe was first class...More

1  Thank PTulip
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Santa was in town and Skerries Mills is the best grotto for kids. They really make an effort. A great way to get into the spirit of the season

Thank Pete M
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Nice place to be overall, seems that the tour was a little shorter than expected. Overall it is a nice place mind and the cafe and staff are really nice and helpful.

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Colm E
July 13, 2015|
Response from derek t | Reviewed this property |
hi colm. You can just turn up and pay upon arrrival
Colm E
July 13, 2015|
Response from MartinSPattaya | Reviewed this property |
You can walk to or park at the mills. You can walk around the two windmills, water mill and coffee shop for free. You certainly don't have to book and it's a very pleasant way to spend an hour or two. There is a guided tour... More