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Review of Kisimul Castle

Kisimul Castle
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Reviewed June 27, 2013

Loved the fact you got a boat out to it (included in the price). Well preserved with lots to see and on the way back the captain takes you right round the castle so you can see it from all sides. Well worth the money.

Thank SusanR77
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Reviewed June 19, 2013

The home of Clan MacNeil built on a small rock in the sea. You get to it by boat which leaves every half hour. If you are quick you can get the same boat back but you are more likely to return on the next boat as its very difficult to get round it all in time. The crossing only takes about 2 minutes and the boat circles the castle on the way back to keep the photographers happy. the castle itself was once a ruin and has recently been rebuilt to a fair representation of its original form. There are steep stairs and very low doorways to negotiate. All in all it is well worth a visit. Free entry for Historic Scotland members.

Thank TheGoodShag
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

We recently discovered our MacNeil Scottish history and were in awe to visit the castle of our ancestors. It is very well preserved.

Thank Michelle N
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Reviewed June 18, 2013

As the male members of our party are McNeills, this was a big hit with them. The castle is much bigger than it looks from the bay and everyone there was very helpful

Thank elizabeth s
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Reviewed June 12, 2013

A nice place to visit. Reasonable price which includes the short boat ride. There is a shop in the castle. This castle is wonderfully restored. Don't miss a visit if you are on Barra.

Thank Iona12Bedlington
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