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Well worth a visit

The Loher stone fort is well worth a visit. It is a little off the beaten track however. We were... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Kildare, Ireland
Amazing view from the fort!

The roads are narrow and winding to this one, but we loved the view and walking around the fort. If... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Shelburne, Vermont
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Loher, Waterville, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

The Loher stone fort is well worth a visit. It is a little off the beaten track however. We were very impressed with its presentation.

Thank L W
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The roads are narrow and winding to this one, but we loved the view and walking around the fort. If you are around Waterville, I would recommend.

Thank davidbu00
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Well worth a visit. This homestead has been described as remote.It is not ,and never was remote. When it was built the sea was the highway and it had a prime position with Skellig Micheal in its sights, Now it can be seen from the...More

Thank kathy l
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Just off the ring of Kerry but really quiet and a lovely reconstruction of a fort The location is stunning! Parking for about 4 cars is also available.

1  Thank Dalylynn
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We turned up expecting a sub-par audio visual and some rocks in the ground. Boy were we wrong on all counts. The audio visual presentation is extremely professional with some incredible cinematography - well done to the team that made this. It was well worth...More

1  Thank 303lanceh
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Not on any coach route, you can see but not visit the Loher Stone Fort from the Ring of Kerry Lookout and viewpoint at Beenarourke. There is however a thin single track road from the N70 that takes you right up to the fort. There...More

Thank Clive B
Reviewed 20 October 2016

The Ring of Kerry remains to this day perhaps the most interesting, fascinating, beautiful road trip I have ever taken in my life. The Loher Stone was one of the high points. Let's just skip the fact that it is in the middle of this...More

Thank ChichiNumber
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

A bit off the tourist path but well worth it. Nobody was there when we went. Beautiful scenary surrounds the fort. Pictures came out beautifully. Getting there through narrow road was fun as well.

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We rented a breathtaking cottage on Loher road, about 4 kilometers from Waterville. Loher Stone Fort was a stone short hike from our cottage. It's right on the Kerry Hiking Trail. Not at all crowded, and fun to climb on. Several hikers walked past our...More

Thank RuthMN
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I would highly recommend visiting this fort. The drive down from the main Ring of Kerry road is via a single lane road like many other roads in Kerry but this is not a big challenge. My kids loved the fort and it really got...More

1  Thank thep0stman
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