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Dunguaire Castle

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Kinvara, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

they are all somewhat the same except the food differs, and the storytelling and music. But it takes back into history and listening to the music take you way way back in time. the staff is all dressed in medieval dress, you sit at table...More

Thank 66travelor
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We were enroute to the Cliffs of Moher and decided to make a quick detour to check out this castle. It was earlier in the morning so the gate wasn't open but we had the chance to walk around and view it from the exterior....More

2  Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Dunguaire Castle is a restored 16th-century tower house on the southeastern shore of Galway Bay near Kinvara. Open daily for tours/visiting that give you a sense of castle life. They also have banquets in the evening.

Thank CaptnGphs
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Our group enjoyed the medieval banquet here. Our dinner was on a dark and very stormy night and I was very impressed at how secure the castle was - easy to see how it has stood the test of time. On arrival, everyone gathered on...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This castle is on Galway Bay which is picturesque for photos. Parking is across the road and there's a small gift shop with some locally handmade items. Didn't feel compelled to tour the castle, but enjoyed the exterior.

Thank JKorW
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We stopped by to view this castle while traveling on the Wild Atlantic Way outside of Kinvara. Parking was nearby, with sidewalks to walk over to the castle. You could approach the castle, but the entrance was closed. Beautiful views of the water nearby the...More

Thank Sheri W
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We stopped at Dunguaire Castle en route to Connemara National Park. Not much to see and would not recommend stopping unless it is on your way.

Thank Lilimb310
Reviewed 15 October 2017

When visiting Irish castles, you should not have a high expecation of a huge castle or elaborate settings. This castle was easy to reach, and in good condition. My daughter enjoyed the gift shop. Seemed liked an interesting place for a banquet.

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the way. The castle itself wasn't open (closed Oct-Mar) But we were able to walk into the courtyard to take pictures and walk around the castle for some beautiful views over the bay. If you walk to Kinvara centre from here check out...More

Thank sannego
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful spot for a quick wedding ceremony. Lovely castle on the water. Open to the public. Many wonderful photo opportunities.

Thank Mainer0307
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