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Loughcrew Gardens

Oldcastle Road, Oldcastle, Ireland
+353 49 854 1356
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Great day out

We were here a few years ago but we found everything greatly improved. The fairy trail was amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lizzie4916
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Cavan, Ireland
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Basic Food, Lovely Garden

Food range is very limited and the quiche was not really puff pastry but like rubber dough. Drinks... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
Caroline_0815
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Dublin, Ireland
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Oldcastle Road, Oldcastle, Ireland
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+353 49 854 1356
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were here a few years ago but we found everything greatly improved. The fairy trail was amazing. The grandchildren loved it and we adults enjoyed it to. Whoever came up with the booklet to put the answers in is to be congratulated as we...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Food range is very limited and the quiche was not really puff pastry but like rubber dough. Drinks arrived after we got the food. They had sandwiches, ciabatta, quiche, one soup and a few sweet treats. The location is lovely. Quality of food and variety...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful afternoon in Loughcrew Gardens. The weather wasn't super but the gardens are spectacular and the staff were lovely to deal with. The guided walk and treasure hunt for the children was great fun. We had lunch in the restaurant which despite...More

Thank Neasa H
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a lovely couple of hours on the grounds (gardens). The history of the gardens and estate, and their heritage, are fascinating and should be the main focus. I would say they are more 'heritage grounds' than 'gardens'. Of particular note for those who...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

When we visited in May it was our understanding that the site is working on making it a better place to stop. The grounds were pretty as were the ruins. The map they provided us had me walking around the perimeter with no way to...More

2  Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I When With My Family Recently To Enjoy Ourself Because My Son Was Off School,When We Arrived We Went into the Cafe And We Waited For A Long Time For Someone To Approach Us And Then They Told Us The Price €6 Per Adult And...More

4  Thank EpeMaribel
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

The gardens and church are worth a visit but they are in need of some TLC. Signage is lacking but the scenery is very picturesque.

Thank wardie2017
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

After visiting the gardens we stopped for a coffee in the café. Noeleen and Donna looked after us and I was compelled to write a review especially for them. They just couldn't do enough for us and the hot chocolate should come with a health...More

1  Thank n0eldelaney
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

The Gardens were an excellent day out - shame about the weather! We did get the opportunity to try out the cafe, which was excellent.

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here several times to date and I always enjoy it. The cafe serves a beautiful coffee with nice cakes, occasionally poor on choice but the food is good value. The two girls Donna and Anne Marie were extremely friendly and helpful, offering advice and...More

Thank Ollie D
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