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Boyle Abbey

Boyle, Ireland
353-79-62604, 353-79-62145
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Well restorated and organized place, with a basic history review of the place on plaques and some... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Eitan A
Nice with street parking only.

Wish I could say I made it inside, but we got there at 9am and it opened at 9:30. It looked very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
beachgirl9211
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Delray Beach, Florida
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Boyle, Ireland
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353-79-62604, 353-79-62145
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Well restorated and organized place, with a basic history review of the place on plaques and some papers that should be returned to the reception after a self guided tour.

Thank Eitan A
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wish I could say I made it inside, but we got there at 9am and it opened at 9:30. It looked very nice from the outside and got lots a great pics but very sad that it had a later opening. Cost~5eu to enter. Get...More

Thank beachgirl9211
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this 800 year old Cistercian abbey is an easy self guided attraction. The staff was very helpful and the site was easy to navigate. A nice stop.

Thank Ralph L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its a magnificent building with different Architectural design and great tour guides.It had many visitors including Cromwell.

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It isn't a huge Abbey but there are several really interesting carvings on the columns. There is an excellent self-guided tour sheet that gives a lot of information about the Cistercian monks.

Thank SFNM28
Reviewed 22 June 2017

It helps to visit on a nice day. Although situated close to town, it was not very crowded; only 2 or 3 people besides ourselves. We were fortunate and able to find on street parking right across the street. I will plug the Heritage Card...More

Thank Life-travelers
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Work is ongoing here & archeological finds are being worked on all the time so a visit is a must as it is central to the history of Boyle

Thank Puddywoods
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We were just in Boyle on a day trip from Dublin by train, leaving at 11.05 a.m. and we got the 6.34 p.m. train back. We visited the Abbey, entrance for seniors was €4. There is glass protecting one side of the building and they...More

Thank Margo37
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Very quaint and comfortable. Christina the host was very nice and the beds were very comfortable. Very good breakfast.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When in Boyle, whether visiting or just in transit, the Abbey ruin is well worth a visit....a glorious historic past being well managed and making it attractive to the present day visitor

Thank john m
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