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Malahide Castle

Castledowns Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 816 9538
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“talbot family” (70 reviews)
“avoca cafe” (51 reviews)
“walled garden” (40 reviews)
Castledowns Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 816 9538
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came hete with friends prior to heading to Dublin using Dublin pass for entry. Took the guided tour of castle which was enjoyable and interesting. Staff were friendly and were more than happy to assist our friend in wheelchair. After the castle tour, we paid...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The ground are very beautiful and it is very interesting to see the various trees and plants the old lord Talbot brought back from the Southern Hemisphere and china. The woman presenting the tour of the castle, dorena was very knowledgable and had a clear...More

Thank BethHWaring
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was fascinated not only by castle itself but by beautifull surroundings. the castle is located in the middle of green fields and gardens, there are a lot of different trees, plants and flowers and its really pleasant to have a walk. The castle is...More

Thank Kseniia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing garden! I wish we had spent more time there! We went in July and everything was blooming. We purchased tickets for a guided castle tour inside the gift shop area, and walked around the gardens until it was time for our tour....More

Thank babyaimeesmom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit smaller on the inside than it looks - but the grounds are lovely. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and I felt as though we were in very good hands. I appreciated that he pointed out certain things about each room that were...More

Thank Lara A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For first time visitors would recommend the tour as well as the gardens. Informative tour giving lots of information on the Talbot family.

Thank spireitedaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful castle surrounded by beautiful gardens. Near Dublin, I went on a half day trip. There is a big shop, however, very expensive.

Thank Arenadorada00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a day-trip to Malahide Castle from our holiday base in Dublin. It is extremely easy and cheap to get to Malahide by train and the castle is a short walk from the train station. The castle tour is excellent, long enough to learn...More

Thank Batstone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a guided tour round the castle, you are unable to view the castle on your own - only the gardens can you ‘self-guide’. The guide was very informative and good and answered questions asked. The rooms themselves - not too many are open,...More

Thank missymarsh28293
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were worried when we found out Santa was at the castle doing a special event. We were afraid the tours would be hindered by his appearance, but we were surprised that it wasn't. You need to take time and visit the gardens behind the...More

Thank TSP2014
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Clare D
18 July 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly access to the garden and green house was included in the 12,50 for an adult and they also had family tickets. There is a larger park around the castle which is accessible without charge. I don't know... More
Lily D
14 April 2017|
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Response from Joni H | Reviewed this property |
Adults are 12.50 euro, kids are 6.50 euro, students are 9 euro and seniors are 8 euro. They also have family ticket packages for 30 euro.
Lori T
27 January 2017|
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Response from bqwerty2 | Reviewed this property |
a train northbound is the best way to get there unless more than 4 people it may be worth getting a taxi. Malahide is a nice place to spent an hour or two some nice pubs for a coffee