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Saw this castle while staying in Oranmore

Saw the castle from Tesco's. Walked to the Aldi car park to get a good photo of the castle. Didn't... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
Good photo op

The castle was closed when we were there in November but it certainly made for a few lovely photos... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
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Oranmore Castle Castle Road, Oranmore, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 794 256
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Wish it was open while we were in Oranmore but it was beautiful to look at form the outside next time we are in the area we will definitely put this on our list of things to do.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Castle has a very interesting history and very informative hosts! Definitely worth the visit if you are in the area.

Thank Der_Les99
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Very unique castle, highly recommended if you stay in the area. Our guide was a young boy that explained very well the history of the castle.

Thank Antía Q
Reviewed 9 August 2018

The location of the castle is pretty, since it sits near the water. We drove up to the gate and were greeted by a young man who gave us a tour of the castle. It is not a commercialized castle, so it was very interesting...More

Thank bs64801
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We didn't expect to find such a gem in what we thought was a suburb of Galway. Our hosts at Oranmore Lodge had directed us there and we were not disappointed.

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Saw the castle from Tesco's. Walked to the Aldi car park to get a good photo of the castle. Didn't know you could visit the castle.

Thank parkschris
Reviewed 10 April 2018

My family knew the resident owner of this castle and it sits in a prime position on the water in Oranmore. You can still get a lovely photo especially in evening light with careful cropping to cut out lamp posts and Tesco. Planners why did...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Great trek in Oranmore and you find the castle at a beautiful spot overlooking the bay. Shops are nearby to buy a few bits for a picnic and make a few hours of it.

Thank YD27
Reviewed 17 March 2018

It is easy to find and easy enough to walk to from town. Good opportunity to take photos. Suggest walking to it as parking is difficult.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 23 December 2017

The castle was closed when we were there in November but it certainly made for a few lovely photos and the fresh sea air was terrific.

Thank WicklowSunbeam
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