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Gleninchaquin

#2 of 50 things to do in Kenmare Features Animals
| Tuosist, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 87 712 8553
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A wonderful adventure on a fine day

This area is so beautiful to visit on a nice Irish day - it's stunning scenery, and buildings... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
PhilKateCasey
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Cork, Ireland
What a walk

We found this place with a flyer in our B&B and decided to take a look. We both like walks and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stuart B
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Tuosist, Kenmare, Ireland
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+353 87 712 8553

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This area is so beautiful to visit on a nice Irish day - it's stunning scenery, and buildings bringing you back to an Ireland of yester year.. you will have a wonderful day here.

Thank PhilKateCasey
Reviewed 6 days ago

We found this place with a flyer in our B&B and decided to take a look. We both like walks and thought why not lets try the red walk. The weather was glorious and the scenery was amazing. Lets be honest its not a walk...More

1  Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful park, very well maintained. Amazing scenery. Very helpful staff and a very welcoming cup of coffee at the end.

1  Thank Nora946
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hello Nora, On behalf of us here at Gleninchaquin thank you for your kind review. I do hope you will return someday and do tell your friends as well. Kindest regards Pete

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a unique corner of Ireland that has remained largely unchanged for thousands and millions of years. At the end of a dead end valley we found tranquility and peace, an amazing waterfall, wonderful walks with unbelievable scenery and a lovely little coffee shop...More

Thank John O
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hello John O from Gleninchaquin. So nice to read such a review and we do look forward to seeing you again in the future. Best wishes on behalf of us here at Gleninchaquin. Pete

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a find...driving down a very narrow road we parked and looked up see the waterfall and the breathtaking mountains.. Armed with info from John , good boots and a picnic off we went on the yellow route. Very well signed tough in places, 4...More

Thank 15hellykelly
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hi there, we are delighted to read your feedback. We try to make everyone's time a special experience. We do hope you may return one day. Best wishes from us all, John, Rita and Pete.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are regular visitors to Gleninchaquin. It seems to become more beautiful with each visit. We are very grateful to the owners Peggy and Donal, who have always offered a warm welcome and all help, especially on the wettest days. Peggy always enquires about our...More

Thank Finbar W
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hi Finbarr and Helen. It is lovely to read your post here on Trip Advisor. The weather has been kind in recent weeks and the Park is looking great. We look forward to you and your family returning for another slice of paradise. :-)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here as part of a short walking holiday. We were a little unsure what to expect when travelling along the road to access the trails, it was well worth it. We followed the yellow trail. This was well signed by yellow markings painted...More

2  Thank allotment_7
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hi and thank you for your lovely review. As I often say, these positive reviews mean a lot to us and we always aim to please. I do hope you have further opportunities to visit and be assured of our warm welcoming hospitality. From us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is just magical, made me think of Rivendell, as did other places on this beautiful peninsula. John was very welcoming despite being so busy, he made us a cuppa on our return although it was a bt late. We did the yelow route,...More

Thank Jan M
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Hi from us here at Gleninchaquin. We are delighted to read your feedback, John is a great host. We look forward to welcoming you for the boundary walk. It is stunning. Kindest regards from Pete, John and Rita.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm not sure about others' experiences, but during our visit, we met both a groundskeeper (John?) and an older woman, and they were both lovely. If you respect their space they are wonderful people. This park is on private land is most certainly off the...More

Thank Sarah W
petewooly2015, Public Relations Manager at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

Dear Sarah. I do appreciate your review and pass your feedback to John and ( I guess it was probably) Rita. There have been issues as you may have read. I am trying very hard to put things right but unfortunately we cannot be everywhere....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a bizarre and upsetting experience. On arrival at the car park we were approached by a very hostile, aggressive woman who we initially assumed was indicating where to park but when she started banging and grabbing at our half-open window and demanding "What's your...More

12  Thank Marthacork
petewooly2015, Customer Liaison at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review

petewooly2015, Customer Liaison at Gleninchaquin, responded to this review, 24 Apr 2017 Dear Marthacork. This is extremely disturbing to read. I do ask you urgently to contact me through our Web Site email or directly via my phone contact details. I really do need to...More

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Daniel B
Hi. How did you find your tour guide?
13 October 2015|
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Response from petewooly2015 | Property representative |
Hi, could you be a little more specific please. We do not actually have guides here. Currently any guides will travel with an independent party. We inform visitors of what is here but do not accompany them ourselves. In time... More
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Fatherjack101
Can you walk dogs in this park. Or keep them on leads? Sounds a lovely interesting place.,
24 September 2015|
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Response from petewooly2015 | Property representative |
Hello, I'm Pete, I work at Gleninchaquin. Thank you for your enquiry and, while I may sound biased, it is indeed a lovely place. If walking with man's best friend on the meadows as a precaution we suggest dogs are kept on a... More
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jmhowardwilliams
how far from killarney
21 September 2015|
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Response from petewooly2015 | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your enquiry. Allow 1hr 30 from Killarney. Best route ts N22 - Cork then R569 Kenmare, Going via Molls Gap will take longer. Once at Kenmare head through town over the bridge and take the R571... More
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