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I could see the place but could not find the path to get down to the castle. This was unfortunate since it looked pretty cool from the cliff above. It was also not on the map providing on places to visit.
The Castle was very easy to find so don't be dismayed by the earlier reviews. The walk out to the Castle was half the fun...wild blackberries were abundant. The breeze off the ocean just enhanced the physical beauty en route. Sheep, horses and cows...oh my!...More
This is off the Sky Road and you can't see it from the road. Then you walk down a dirt rocky road which takes about 15 minutes. But along the way there are sheep, horses and sometimes cow. The castle is a wonderful ruins.
The castle itself is dated 19th century and yet it is in a complete state of abandon. The ruins are covered in ivy and poorly reinforced with those who seem homemade wooden pillars and barriers... Truly a pity to see such a poor care for...More
The sun came out just as we headed out of Clifden to visit the castle. Our sat nav wasn’t very helpful - it told us we had reached our destination when we were on the road at a point close to the castle as the...More
Visited this land Mark with our son and his family (children aged from 21/2 to 7) . A good walk down to the ruin with lovely views over Clifden harbour. The castle itself is in disrepair but you can wander through it and get some...More
This hidden way castle was a treasure trove and photographers delight. We had the whole place to our selves for about an hour and took gobs of phots and imagined what life might have been like back in the day. Don't miss this!