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Castlecomer Discovery Park

The Estate Yard | Drumgoole, Castlecomer, Kilkenny R95 HY7X, Ireland
+353 56 444 0707
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Ziplne

Fantastic experience and friendly helpful workers! Which always makes it special. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dymphnamaher
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Ballickmoyler, Ireland
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Best experience

My husband, his daughter and I visited, we booked the octagon activity as well as the zipline. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JenBren13
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Castlecomer Discovery Park is a young park, opened since 2007. Set in a beautiful 80 acre woodland, Castlecomer Discovery Park boasts an exciting range of recreational and educational activities. Suitable for all ages, it is home to Ireland's longest ziplines at 300m over water, Octagon High Ropes Course, Tree-Top Adventure Walk, Climbing Wall, Junior Woodland Adventure Course, Archery, Boating, Orienteering & Walking trails, School Tours & Field Studies, Team-Building, Elf & Fairy Village, Coal-mining museum, woodland Canopy Cafe, animal viewing area, playground and more! Castlecomer Discovery Park is a social-community enterprise, a registered charity and operates on a not for profit basis.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“zip line” (44 reviews)
“craft shops” (35 reviews)
“all ages” (29 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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The Estate Yard | Drumgoole, Castlecomer, Kilkenny R95 HY7X, Ireland
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+353 56 444 0707
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic experience and friendly helpful workers! Which always makes it special. Beautiful scenery.

Thank dymphnamaher
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, his daughter and I visited, we booked the octagon activity as well as the zipline. It was the most fun activity I have had in years. The staff are friendly, professional and so much fun. We went back a week later with our...More

Thank JenBren13
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there as a family, myself and eldest son 14 did zipline & octagon highly recommend both folks great experience and two younger kids did kids adventures they both really enjoyed it. We got great value for money across all activities and staff were...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place online when trying to find activities to do with a group of kids of different ages. We booked onto the treetop walk and climbing wall online. When we arrived the parking was a little restricted with quite a small car park for...More

Thank Michael D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t recommend this venue enough. Great range of activities for all the family and our 7 year old son had a fun filled active half day here with his parents. Great value and you can pay cash as you go if more of the activities...More

Thank CodeBlack7
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for young and old lots to do from a leisurely stroll around to zip wire and plenty of places to sit along the way to take it all in

Thank Norrie H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out, loads to do! Great for kids and dog friendly! And doesn't cost the earth! Good coffee shop and playpark

Thank Jordann B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just visited the park yesterday with my two boys and we had a brilliant time! We got to try the new scavenger hunt app which was great fun and kept the boys entertained. The high ropes course and zipline were another highlight and the staff...More

1  Thank ElaineKavanagh2
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I recently visited with a few of my friends. The park is a great place to get together and have some fun. I found the staff very helpful and very friendly. We climbed the octegon high ropes and although it was fairly scary at times...More

Thank Cáit C
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

A brilliant day out with the kids whether on a budget or not. Plenty of free entertainment. But also a full range of activities such as archery, boating, zip line...the list goes on. Especially loved the elf village and the dining facilities in the woods....More

2  Thank Annemarie K
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Yvonnem17
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Response from MrAWarren | Reviewed this property |
Just turn up on the day
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suzannelyons67
24 July 2018|
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Response from AMR16154 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I am not sure about this, I believe it tells you on their website if dogs are allowed.
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