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Curraghchase Forest Park

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Just a great place, stay here

I visited this site with my mother and my dog. What a place, miles of trails and routrs including a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Durham, United Kingdom
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Hidden beauty in Limerick county

I cycled there from Limerick city just after Christmas! Ideal for nature lovers. Campsite open in... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Duygu S
Limerick, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this site with my mother and my dog. What a place, miles of trails and routrs including a fairy trail. Excellent facilities and is in the process of being upgraded further. Brilliant kids play area, free showers, even free washer and free dryer....More

Thank yoshi-3316
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I cycled there from Limerick city just after Christmas! Ideal for nature lovers. Campsite open in summer! Must bring your food if visiting in winter since there is not even a cafe to get some coffee

Thank Duygu S
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

This park has everything you need for a family day out , playground, a fairy village (the girls loved this)BBQ area, camp ground, beautiful safe walks . This Park is beautiful add it to your list of must see's.

Thank 273dee1
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Lovely peaceful location had some great walks and a barbeque area. There is also an area for camping.

Thank shannon90
Reviewed 22 June 2018

We have come here a few times, and it is well signposted, great tracks and walking paths. The kids brought their bikes one time, and it was very safe for them. We will be back

Thank Anne Marie E
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Can only be accessed via car. Make sure you have 5€ for the entrance at the gate. And we would recommend bringing the picnic basket and a few stale biscuits for the swans and ducks.

Thank Pania L
Reviewed 19 April 2018

There are lovely walks all marked out in the forest wandering around the lakes and ponds the through the arboretum and playgrounds for children and there is a cafe you need to check when it is open we saw a red squirrel running along the...More

1  Thank Richard J
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Always go here with the family. Lovely on a day with good weather for a bbq or picnic. Lovely playground. And lovely walks. Pity you can't get into the manor house.

Thank Christine19899
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Fantastic spot on the outskirts of Limerick. The children can run around, visit the duck pond, avail of the swings & slides with no danger. There is a fine ruin which could be refurbished without too much trouble, rather than putting MORE money into King...More

2  Thank itacul
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is a 774-acre forest park located about 20 km from Limerick city. The land was the Hunt/de Vere family estate for 300 years. There are 8 classified sites; a cairn, 2 enclosures, 3 ringforts, a standing stone and the 18th c. house probably built on...More

2  Thank Richard K
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Olivia F
6 September 2018|
Response from Duygu S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There are lovely roads in the park closed to traffic. Would suit a family cycle. I visited in winter though. You need a car to get to the park since it's dangerous to cycle at the side of the national roads. Enjoy... More
12 August 2018|
Response from 273dee1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Beautiful trails
9 May 2018|
Response from 273dee1 | Reviewed this property |
Not really, The main area around the lake yes, but the deeper you go the harder it gets