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Good for a stop off

With a hyperactive young child driving us crazy on the drive between Dingle and th Rock of Cashel... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
unswissmiss
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Ulm, Germany
CorMalaigh Concert

On Saturday night last I travelled to Mallow Castle where the renowned Mallow Choir were performing... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
mikebour
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Mallow, Ireland
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Mallow, Mallow, Ireland
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The ancient castle is a ruin that is accessible for viewing and adjacent to the new castle is a herd of white deer...very unusual. My wife's family was exported from Ireland to Canada by the ruler of this castle in the early 1800's...it was an...More

1  Thank mjd496
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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I was driving through Mallow with my wife out for the day picnic basket at hand looking for a nice spot to eat our picnic. We decided to have our picnic in Mallow castle. Car park free Saturday I was delighted that was a bonus...More

4  Thank Vincent D
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Mallow castle ..at the crossroads of munster...here you will see the new castle...and the ruins of the old castle once owned by the jephson norreys underthe ruling ofvqueen elizabeth the first...on the vast castle grounds red deer can be found roaming the grounds...which were a...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I was driving through Mallow with my wife out for the day picnic basket at hand looking for a nice spot to eat our picnic. We decided to have our picnic in Mallow castle. Car park free Saturday I was delighted that was a bonus...More

4  Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This is a 12th century castle + newer home. We enjoyed visiting this and took our lunch with us. Fun to eat lunch while looking at the castle up close. It’s free and lots of fun to see!

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We were staying near Mallow so thought we’d check out the castle. We were the only ones there, which was really nice after Blarney and Cashel. Just amazing to think the structure has been there for 500 years. Saw a glimpse of the deer, but...More

Thank Booklady28
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent place nice walk in the grounds free entry.white deer.old ruins of mallow castle also big lawns.tree trunk art.a Dragon.lots of shops and coffee shops open in the town bars etc which are 5 mins walk from castle gate.

Thank Y6036SHpatricks
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Quiet, deserted, nice grounds with free parking in the middle of Mallow, castle in ruins and house under renovation, no information on history available, worth a stroll if you are in the area!

Thank JohnChua1991
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped in the town of Mallow for refreshments on our way to our next stop. The pub we went to suggested to go to Mallow Castle...which happened to be really close to the pub. Being that we were on vacation and enjoy finding hidden...More

1  Thank Anna732017
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This place is really worth a visit if you are in the area, even walking through the town of mallow shows off a lot of history when looking at the wealth of period architecture! the older castle is in ruins and you can walk in...More

Thank Liz1117
Reviewed 13 June 2018

With a hyperactive young child driving us crazy on the drive between Dingle and th Rock of Cashel, we decided to make a lunch break in Mallow. The castle grounds were a lovely place to stretch our legs. Nothing worth driving hours for on its...More

Thank unswissmiss
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

On Saturday night last I travelled to Mallow Castle where the renowned Mallow Choir were performing from their vast repertoire. It is fantastic that this venue is at last being utilised as a centre of many and varied different types of entertainment. When Cork Co.Council...More

Thank mikebour
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