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Huntington Castle

Clonegal, Ireland
+353 53 937 7160
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Terrific treasure hunt

We visited Huntington castle for the first time and were not disappointed. It is not very well sign... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Elaine K
via mobile
Why own when you can rent!

I cannot begin to explain the fantastic experience we had at Huntington Castle. It was like having... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
591alan
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
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“tea room” (15 reviews)
“gift shop” (5 reviews)
“courtyard” (13 reviews)
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Clonegal, Ireland
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+353 53 937 7160
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Huntington castle for the first time and were not disappointed. It is not very well sign posted and the lane way is almost between two houses. But the house is amazing on the way up and ample parking available. Staff were very friendly...More

1  Thank Elaine K
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

I cannot begin to explain the fantastic experience we had at Huntington Castle. It was like having our own Irish country estate. The proprietors, Clare and Alexander took every opportunity to make us feel welcome down to holding lambs that were born the previous day....More

1  Thank 591alan
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Absolutely love this place. Some of the most beautifully unusual trees I've ever seen. Fabulous Home and gardens. Great coffee/gift shop too.

1  Thank Dawn Q
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

I actually love Huntington castle , love the gardens , the tea rooms and the castle , I hope this is my wedding venue some day , the pig and peacock are attractions in themselves , the castle is so well preserved and the tour...More

1  Thank ashleybrien
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We have visited Huntington Castle twice. Nice little coffee shop in the courtyard. We did the tour of the house on the first visit - interesting but nothing outstanding and the "Temple" downstairs was a little weird. But friendly host/tour guide. Nice relaxing tables outside...More

1  Thank CRRG_Dublin
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Really interesting gardens in process of being fully restored. Much potential realised thus far. Quirky in places but overall very pleasant indeed. Excellent toot in the shop (i speak as expert surveyor) & giant pot of tea to be had too. When we later mentioned...More

1  Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had seen this in the Discover Ireland handbook for Ireland's East & South pocket guide described as a 17th century castle and gardens. Though I didn't tour in the interior of the castle, the grounds were beautiful an so peaceful and relaxing. Shortly after...More

2  Thank AngSolo
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Alex and his team welcomed the Carlow / Kilkenny Beaver troop to the castle for a spooky tour. With over 160 beavers attending the event was flawless. From meeting Alex to discuss the large group booking, arranging tours, the smooth operation on the night, it...More

1  Thank JaneKilkenny
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

First of all we booted for Halloween night and used a mid spelled email address. They were so helpful sorting it out on the bank holiday Monday. The experience was fantastic . We had the best of fun Teenagers had a great scare All want...More

1  Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We arrived in time to enjoy a tour of the castle, which we enjoyed. Afterwards we checked out the gift shop and had a great visit (with a lot of laughs) with a couple people who work there. We also had a nice visit with...More

1  Thank Tjobrand
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Nick T
Are dogs on leads allowed?
30 April 2017|
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Response from 591alan | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. You should context the vendor. Alan
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ouversbal
I would like to know the cost of castle and garden visit with tour of castle
4 March 2017|
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Response from AlexDRob | Property representative |
Hi there - thanks for your enquiry - the guided tour of the castle and garden visit is €9.00 for adults, €8.00 students/ seniors and €4.00 for children. Gardens only is €5 , €4, and €2.50 respectively. Hope that answers your... More
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Noreen D
Hi can I ask where is this castle as I had never heard of it I was in tullow recently is it near to there?
30 January 2017|
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Response from AlexDRob | Property representative |
Hi Noreen, hope those answers helped you out - thanks guys. We are open this weekend for snowdrops - there is also a full address and google maps on our website 'contact us' page. Best regards,
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