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Lovely place to visit

Lovely peaceful place to visit. Very scenic and a short distance from the centre of Sligo town... read more

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Great place to visit

My wife and I stopped in hear one morning. Such a wonderful place to visit. Very quiet and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carl T
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Reviewed today 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.

Thank Rhona42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

1  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

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.

Thank Noel G
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.

Thank Joan B
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Water bubbles from the ground and is surrounded by RC shrines with candles, plaques, and people in prayer. Very quiet, ancient, and moving.

Thank William G
Reviewed August 17, 2018

The history of this spot really touched me. To think that people were forced to travel by foot to pray in secrecy back when, is so sad. When I pulled into the small car park it was almost dusk, and there was nobody around. Through...More

1  Thank claddagh1981
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Lovely spot for quiet reflection. Even if you are not a religious person, it is interesting from a historic perspective. Obviously well cared for and has ample parking.

Thank Marli F
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

This is a must peaceful soothing historical place ,with historical religious statues a well spent hour here will do you good .and after wards the lakes and Veiws are fantastic,packed lunch weather it’s superb . Not to be missed

Thank Paul H
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September 15, 2016|
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.
Moira K
January 7, 2015|
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Response from bored_nicka |
There is a webpage now holywellsligo that should help :)