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Glengarriff Bamboo Park

Closed Now: 9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 9:15 AM - 7:00 PM
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A hidden gem

Passed this place several times before but never called This year we decided to visit and what a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Killarney, Ireland
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Fabulous place and well worth the entrance price

A beautiful park full of botanical treasures.....absolutely loved my visit and would happily go... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stan C
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“palm trees”(7 reviews)
An exotic garden with mainly bamboos but also palm trees, tree ferns, beautiful flowers. Lovely picnic area. Wedding pictures welcome. Coffee shop with lovely homemade cakes. Dogs welcome and children free!
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Glengarriff, Ireland
+353 86 062 8518
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passed this place several times before but never called This year we decided to visit and what a joy it was The scenery was fantastic and we had a wonderful walk and you could get lost there for hours A wonderful place and well worth...More

Thank 112karinac
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful park full of botanical treasures.....absolutely loved my visit and would happily go again

Thank Stan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to check out this place as I often pass this way with tourists. Yes, they have bamboo and other exotic plants on a fairly large area. Great place to while away an hour if you have nothing better to do.More

Thank Raili C
bambooparkltd, Owner at Glengarriff Bamboo Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I was very disappointed to see your 1 star comment. I don't think you realize the impact this has on a small business like us who rely solely on this kind of advertising. In the comment you say it is a great place to while...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful garden. Lots of plants and tracks. A good map is provided. The plant diversity (with lots of Bamboo and Ferns) is very interesting. The owner/manager is a very pleasant and welcoming host. Very willing to engage in conversation, and identification of...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are interested in plants in general and bamboo in particular, this is a lovely place to visit. Peaceful, and demonstrates the microclimate existing around Glengarriff that enables plants to grow well, that are not native to Ireland

Thank Barbara D
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Actually there's a lot more than just bamboo in this park! Its a stunning place with beautiful planting. Well worth the visit!

Thank Damien M
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Perfect afternoon at Bamboo Park. Wonderful gardens, a swim off the rocks, magnificent views, lovely welcome - and finished off with yummy cake and tea on the terrace. Will return soon and often. So much more to explore. And as for the photo ops ......More

1  Thank DenyseW6
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

You could get lost in this place as it’s fantastic with a magical atmosphere. Lovely views, great walks along with plenty of areas to sit and relax. Owner was very friendly and welcoming. Dogs welcome too!! Definitely worth a visit ;-)

2  Thank DB8158
Reviewed 20 July 2018

A truly Wonderful Garden to spend a few hours wandering about. The Manager, Claudine and her husband have spent 25 years creating the most magical of places. Take some time to visit when you are in the area. We wish we would of had more...More

1  Thank Pedrodepacas
Reviewed 12 July 2018

The Bamboo Park is largely and magnificently located on the shores of Glengarriff Bay, Though less than 20 years old, many specimen plants have matured very well in this wonderful microclimate. The park itself has unsigned paths and though a simple map was provided, it...More

Thank clare w
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James M
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Response from clare w | Reviewed this property |
I think it was 7 for adults