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Situated 8km from Cork City, this historic castle is most famous for its stone, which has the traditional power of conferring eloquence on all who kiss it. The word Blarney was introduced into the English language by Queen Elizabeth I and is...more
All reviews poison garden beautiful grounds rock close wishing steps poisonous plants narrow stairs long line afraid of heights bucket list worth the climb tour buses worth the trip take your time well worth the visit stone queue ireland
I had my sons friend with me and I took her to Blarney Castle and Gardens. We were blessed with the day and we had the most amazing views from the top of the castle. We walked around the gardens and then left to join...More
This is not just a castle. There are beautiful gardens, the exquisite Blarney house, poison garden and of course the climb to kiss the stone. The castle is rugged and requires climbing stairs and small spaces. The interior is open to the elements with small...More
A beautiful castle set in lovely grounds, great for a wander and a nosey. Kissing the Blarney Stone is quite and experience as you have to slide backwards out of a murder hole with someone hanging on to your legs!
Worth the day trip. Beautiful, charming, character, history... lots of fun facts. Take advantage take of the mill which is brilliant and very amazing. Well designed, well merchandiser, and cozy.
This location should be top of the must see and experience
If in Cork you can take a short drive on the city bus to Blarney. If you go off season there is no wait to get in. In the castle you can explore the rooms then use the rope handle to help you go up...More
The line to get to the Blarney Stone at the top of the castle was a couple hours long in the summer--and all in all can't say it was worth it. The gardens are beautiful and a very nice woolen mill/store nearby. It wants to...More
Blarney Castle was a bit of a dream come true. Climbing the maze of stairs to the top to kiss the stone was a journey well worth making. The weather was perfect the day we went and afforded us a great visit. Be sure to...More