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Doneraile Wildlife Park

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Address: Doneraile, Ireland
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+353 22 24244
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A great walk in the woods

Doneraile park is great for a walk for young and older children. There is a lovely Georgian house in the middle of the park. There is also a playground that younger childern can... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
ella11coughlan
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County Cork, Ireland
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County Cork, Ireland
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Doneraile park is great for a walk for young and older children. There is a lovely Georgian house in the middle of the park. There is also a playground that younger childern can play in if they get a bit tired of walking. In doneraile they have animals such as deer and ducks in a pond too. It is pet... More 

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Thank ella11coughlan
Doneraile, Ireland
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant playground fabulous walks beautiful any time of year lovely cafe at the back of historic dovetailed court

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Thank 213speedy5
Leidschendam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

There are some great walks along the rivers of Doneraile park, with hills and great view of the Doneraile house. You will see the deer on your way. The deer are in a fenced off area, but that's so big it looks very natural. The park is not huge, but you can easily walk for 2 hours without walking the... More 

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Thank RP-Netherlands
Limerick, Ireland
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431 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 388 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a great amenity especially if you have dogs or children. Its well maintained and with a choice of tea rooms (see Town House) you cannot go wrong.

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Thank Loo99car
County Wicklow, Ireland
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

We arrived at around 2pm. We didn't park in the car park and arrived in through the pedestrian gate. It was very picturesque with the amazing colours of the leaves. We had the dog with us and she really enjoyed walking around. It might be nice if they had a section of the park where we could let the dog... More 

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Thank IslaCadiou
Cork, Ireland
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Great family amenity free of charge with kids playground and great walks. Fab tea rooms top it off. Def make the trip.

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Edinburgh
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137 reviews
65 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

What I liked about this park were the maps handed out so that you could chose what length of walk you wanted to do and what you wanted to see. The day we went was sunny and we strolled around the grounds having first had coffee and cake in the cafe which was also excellent and we could sit either... More 

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Thank Margaret T
Limerick, Ireland
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The perfect spot for family with young children. Great playground and absolutely beautiful surroundings-ideal for walking and exploration. Lovely tearooms nearby but also ideal for picnics. Added bonus:it doesn't cost a cent to enter!

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Thank Odette_12
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86 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

This park is free and has free parking. There is a play area next to the car park for small children. There are many walks around the park that will suit everyone. The only animals in the park are deer.

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Thank Eamonn M
Cork, Ireland
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122 reviews
38 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Visited as we had seen reviews on a local paper however we did not do too much research beforehand our visit. The park would greatly benefit from a map in the car park giving an outline on the walks. We did not find a map until we visited the tea rooms. Also we did not spot too much wildlife either... More 

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