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Ormond Castle

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Fascinating and really helpful guides

We really enjoyed seeing this beautiful Elizabethan house - so rare in Ireland. Definitely worth a... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Playa del Ingles, Spain
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A Spectacular Castle with a Fascinating History!

Well worth a visit, Ormond Castle has been recently renovated and is a must-see if you are in the... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
County Tipperary, Ireland
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Castle Park, off Castle Street, Carrick-on-Suir, Ireland
+353 51 640 787
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Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed seeing this beautiful Elizabethan house - so rare in Ireland. Definitely worth a visit to hear the history and see the plasterwork and fireplaces. Many thanks also to the very helpful Emma who found us a taxi back to Clonmel and minded...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, Ormond Castle has been recently renovated and is a must-see if you are in the area. An Elizabethan Manor House with an intriguing history, the guides are very helpful and more than happy to answer your questions. The tours don’t take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ewok02
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

A wonderful restored tudor Manor house. Provides a wonderful insight of how generations before lived. The staff/tour guide were full of knowledge on the Manor House and its history in South of Ireland. The tour guide was confident in answering any questions from the tour....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Missquinn15
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This place worth a visit. It was a castle and an unusual mansion for Ireland... it has elizabethian style brought in by his founder. Unique story! The guide for the tour has been very kind and rich in informations with us. I suggest to visit...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margherita C
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

An Elizabethan manor house with very knowledgeable staff. I usually try and avoid guided tours but there were only two of us and the guide Seamus was full of interesting information about the castle and delivered his talk with genuine enthusiasm. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Trina40
Reviewed 14 September 2018

This is a wonderful little castle in Carrick-on-Suir, now re-vamped by the Office of Public Works and looking wonderful, the tour of the castle takes a little over 40 minutes and is nicely educational and entertaining, this site is unique in Ireland, as it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ed H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

What a gem of history tucked away in Carrick on Suir. Take the time to get the tour to hear all the history of how this Tudor house ended up in Carrick on Suir. If you find yourself near Carrick be sure to get a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SeaHoundM
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This castle is really a manor house (shown in main photo) built adjacent to/integrated with 2 successive castle ruins c. 1500's behind it that are fairly well-restored in their own right. The total time period of use of the three structures is about 400+ years....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank dfbrennan2015
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely visit today, the tour guide Catherine was fantastic! Her extensive knowledge and friendly manner made this a thoroughly enjoyable experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Jay-mie87
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Welcoming, staff are pleased to see children. Worth enquiring ahead if there are any planned activities coming up, they do them so well. Interesting, informative and a pleasant feel to the place.

Date of experience: July 2018
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