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Sweet and holy place

We arrived only with the help of the signs and did not know what to expect. It is very sweet and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AvisH33
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Peaceful

This is a lovely and peaceful area to viait. Very well kept and a hidden gem to visit while in Sligo

Reviewed December 8, 2018
novaking
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived only with the help of the signs and did not know what to expect. It is very sweet and quiet and beautiful. Clearly it is a place of deep meaning for some who take excellent care of it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AvisH33
Reviewed December 11, 2018

It is a nice and cute place. The arrangement between the trees is fabulous. The place at all is enough to see if you are close to it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathi1809
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely and peaceful area to viait. Very well kept and a hidden gem to visit while in Sligo

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank novaking
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Ther are 2 ways into this & we took the long scenic drive in. What a special place. so tranquli and spiritual. Not sure if you can immerse yourself in the waters of the well but it looks like you can. However it is so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed October 15, 2018 via mobile

Lovely peaceful place to visit. Very scenic and a short distance from the centre of Sligo town. Very spiritual place from a times past. Would recommend a visit for like minded people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rhona42
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in hear one morning. Such a wonderful place to visit. Very quiet and spiritual. A great place to stop and meditate/pray. Just an amazing hidden gem.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

This is not really a tourist attraction as it is off the beaten track and mainly used by the locals for Holy occasions, however it is very interesting to visit. There is a small natural well and stream running through the area it is beautiful....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank SunnyDay365
Reviewed September 9, 2018

This is not for everyone, and not widely promoted by the locals. Its a bit difficult to find but that adds to the experience as well as keeping the site a bit special because not everyone will take the trouble. This is good because this...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank allancamer0n
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This was an interesting place to visit, given its history. No one else was here when we were, and it was a dull damp day. While I found it interesting, I think those of Faith would get more from a visit here.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 304noelg
Reviewed August 31, 2018

A lovely place to just take a walk, some time to just be still and think, you dont have to be religious to appreciate the beauty of this area. A wonderful peaceful place to enjoy a few moments to yourself.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joan B
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Many have claimed healing from the Mass Rock and from prayer while spending time at the grounds. More information is available on the web site.
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Moira K
January 7, 2015|
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Response from bored_nicka |
There is a webpage now holywellsligo that should help :)
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