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Doneraile Wildlife Park

#1 of 3 things to do in Doneraile Features Animals
Doneraile, Ireland
+353 22 24244
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Lovely park

We live abroad but our family leaves close to the park, so we try to go there every time we are... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cork, Ireland
via mobile
Great Wildlife Park..plenty for all the family to enjoy

It's been about 7 years since I visited Doneraile Wildlife Park, so much has changed and been... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Doneraile, Ireland
+353 22 24244
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We live abroad but our family leaves close to the park, so we try to go there every time we are home. Park is very green, have nice playground for little one, few small lakes with ducks, and many roads to stroll. Little coffee shop...More

Thank AliCork
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been about 7 years since I visited Doneraile Wildlife Park, so much has changed and been improved. There are great loop walks through parkland, wooded areas and beside the river. We visited the deer at a few locations, but there is plenty of wild...More

Thank Nitsua2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for a walk and picnic. Plenty of place to run around and play ball. Great playground and nice toilets available.

Thank MIlabella
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park is an incredible asset to north cork, it has amazing walks that help you get away from any stressed you might have & lets you get close to wildlife & back to nature. There are 3 fabulous walks you can do, 3k, 5k...More

Thank Sam S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Entry is free. There's a very nice playground next to the car park. There are a few walks of different lengths ranging from 2 to 5km. It's buggy friendly and perfect for kids on bikes. The tea room is lovely, had a delicious toasted sandwich....More

Thank BreathnachI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely safe place with very good amenities for young and old. Great play area for children and several picnic areas. Parklands very well kept and a choice of walks depending on mobility. Pleasant tea rooms in a nice courtyard. Spent a wonderful afternoon there with...More

Thank IrelandUna
Reviewed 15 July 2017

On our way back to the ferry we noticed this park on the map and so we stopped for a break. It's a very popular place with plenty of rolling park and farm land, play areas for children and several walks of different lengths. It's...More

Thank CatCymru6
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Doneraile Park is extremely popular with young families on a summer weekend but even so you can find quiet paths to wander or grassy hills to climb. There is a great value tea shop in the castle kitchens and courtyard. Ice creams too. The rest...More

Thank Irwi
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This park is so well looked after. Lovely estate to get away from your busy life! The coffee shop is excellent which can be found in the main house.

Thank Rodney A
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Visited the park yesterday for the first time. Brought the bikes for the kids and a picnic. We were not in the park 20 mins when my youngest was running in the grass and fell in dog poo!! It was everywhere, I know its a...More

Thank daisy878
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Kay M
10 June 2017|
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Response from Margaret O | Reviewed this property |
Doneraile Wildlife Park is a mecca for dog walkers. Be advised that dogs must be kept on leads at all times but there are 3 different walks to take so pooch should be well exercised. Happy walking
6 August 2016|
Response from BillfromCork | Reviewed this property |
It appears your review was published. Absolutely agree with you! Staff are not nice! Head out to the cafe through the gate into the village ( near Doneraile tea rooms) that ll bring you into the village turn right and it's... More