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Desmond Castle

The castle is a great example of a good restoration project and I feel it needs more publicity... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dromcollogher, Ireland
Wonderful Demesne

Lovely park with playground sports field tennis courts. Great square in town. Good variety of... read more

Reviewed March 27, 2019
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4 weeks ago
“Desmond Castle”
Mar 27, 2019
“Wonderful Demesne”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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The Demense, Newcastle West, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The castle is a great example of a good restoration project and I feel it needs more publicity. Good information boards and guided tour available,

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Lovely park with playground sports field tennis courts. Great square in town. Good variety of places for lunch.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Homeandawa
Reviewed March 19, 2019

A great escape from the desk, I love to walk my dogs up here and fill my lungs with fresh air. Lovely tarmac walks/runs. Seating at regular intervals. Ideal for families - playground near and exercise machines for all the family. Playing pitches near also....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank OldMillLass
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a great town to shop, eat, and socialize and has great historical attraction. There is a huge park and fabulous Sothern trails that goes for miles to walk, cycle. The castle is beautiful and the tour guides are brilliant and humorous too. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank roseb92
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

NCW 20 year ago was one great place to visit and stay. It had 2 night clubs as well as a family cinema. The pubs were busting at night especially at weekends.In fact as a Dub it was to me an exciting place to spend...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rmrc43
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Don't know how they get customer, staff is always so rude, left waiting at the self scan with 3 small kids, while the staff just talk away

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank holidayathome2020
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

I initially wanted to visit NCW because my great grandmother came from here. What a lovely surprise! This is a vibrant little village where you can visit with friendly Irish folks and not be overwhelmed with tourists. Absolutely every person we encountered was friendly, warm...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank jrzeegrrl
Reviewed September 8, 2018

hopped on a bus this morning, for a trip to Newcastle West to do a Park Run there. it's less then an hour from Limerick City or if your passing through stop and have a walk around the Town. see the official Park Run website...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank shhhca
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