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Malahide Castle Co. Dublin

Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 816 9538
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Amazing place to visit

What an amazing place to visit. The ancient ruins dating back to 1200's are across from the gift... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nick M
Mallo castle..

Love castles, stunning, spotless grounds. Great for a day out, picnic with the family or friends... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ceallachain
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“avoca cafe” (12 reviews)
“talbot family” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
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+353 1 816 9538
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"avoca cafe"
in 12 reviews
"talbot family"
in 7 reviews
"great playground"
in 5 reviews
"visitor center is"
in 2 reviews
"county council"
in 2 reviews
"plants and flowers"
in 2 reviews
"dart station"
in 3 reviews
"dublin airport"
in 5 reviews
"chicken club"
in 2 reviews
"children's playground"
in 2 reviews
"walled garden"
in 2 reviews
"open to the public"
in 2 reviews
"huge park"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 7 reviews
"lovely park"
in 4 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 4 reviews
"nice walk"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place to visit. The ancient ruins dating back to 1200's are across from the gift shop area, with the castle nestled just past that. Castle itself is beyond beautiful, as well as the ancient grounds. Saw a amazing looking tree dating back...More

Thank Nick M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love castles, stunning, spotless grounds. Great for a day out, picnic with the family or friends. Such a nice area just to chill all day. Free parking available also.

Thank Ceallachain
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

I like to visit castles. So this was a must see. It was small but very well preserved. Not cheap but Ireland is overall expensive in admissions.

Thank Mariejo444
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

After a year of living in Malahide, decided to go on tour with a family of Australian visitors. It was a group of five of us, ranging from 6 years old upwards. The tour was engaging and enjoyable for all members of the group. The...More

Thank dawn66
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The tour was interesting. Lots of stories and fairytale Castle in good condition. Different furniture

Thank moloneythreasa
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Great family trip with brilliant playgrounds which are very well maintained. Great sand pit. Free parking at different points around the park. Lovely castle which is beautiful inside

Thank Declan O
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The grounds at Malahide Castle are beautiful. Plenty of trails, kids playground, cafe, castle itself, BBQ area and lots of lawns. Perfect in Winter and Summer.

Thank DublinWelcomesAll
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

we had a lovely Nice walk in the Castle grounds. It's very near Dublin on the DART train. It's a very nice castle and parkland estate. The castle tour was enjoyable. The walled garden and grounds are very pleasant, and the Avoca cafe is good,...More

Thank dtlibra
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We took the tour of this castle and clearly it was very well appointed family home and the tour was quite good and it ran for about 45mins. After that we toured the grounds and the greenhouses and they had a very good shop selling...More

Thank Maria B
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The extensive grounds of the castle are really great for walks, superb children’s playground, a museum - all free (extensive parking also free). The Avoca cafe and shop is on site to tempt one. The castle itself and walled gardens are the only areas where...More

Thank Chris S
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scole2015
10 November 2015|
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Response from Sirailin | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Malahide Castle is not a hotel. It is only available for day tours, conference rooms, or corporate type events. It is a lovely place to visit, though. ;) There are plenty of quality hotels in Malahide, and if... More
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