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Address: Dunkerron North | Killorglin Road, Killarney, Ireland
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Lovely castle

The castle is being restored at the moment but you can walk up the path to get close to it. There is an sign ay the gate that outlines the history of the castle. I will return... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2015
Ennis, Ireland
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Kinsale, Ireland
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Look I'm a chicken and I already talk a lot so I did NOT kiss the Blarney Stone. That aspect a bit commercial but the grounds were beautiful and the history interesting. Worth a visit The township very quaint. It was pouring rain on our day so this limited our visit somewhat. Enjoyed the Castle even for someone who had... More 

Thank Karen P
Ennis, Ireland
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305 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

The castle is being restored at the moment but you can walk up the path to get close to it. There is an sign ay the gate that outlines the history of the castle. I will return when the restoration work is complete.

1 Thank lucyyeah
Malaga, Spain
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Yes, All your readers are correct, the castle is being restored, however there is video plus still images of the castle well before the restoration work started. It is a magnificent building, well worth the drive or short walk down the lane. This footage can be viewed on either kerrytelevision. or via facebook.

3 Thank irlandaturismoeu
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Went there in September 2013 and the place is completely covered in scaffolding and you can't go anywhere near it. I'm sure it would be fun, but just be forewarned if you're making your way down there soon.

2 Thank Katy B
Killarney,co kerry Ireland
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Oh Ballymallis castle is set in a beautiful; area of Beaufort and the castle has such a wonderful hisory, it is a lovely castle

2 Thank misschatterb0x
Austin, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2013

Based off the other 5 star review for this castle I decided to go in search of it. While it is not exactly where shown it is not far off at all. It's on N72 past killorgin and not much before the gap of dunloe. Down and around an old farm road. Unfortunately for me, they are in the process... More 

6 Thank kallie p
Joplin, Missouri
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25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2012

The address on TripAdvisor is wrong. Entered into two different GPS's, it lead to the same urban location- we even asked around and were told there were no ruins in that general area. Wasted several hours of vacation. :-(

Thank CurlyLindsay
Raleigh, North Carolina
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18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2011

This small castle ruin is at the end of a small farm road and marked only with a small sign at the main road. Don't give up too soon, just keep going to the end. There is a small gate that you go through that opens to a fenced path to the castle. The walk is as nice as the... More 

7 Thank Jokernv

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