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Lough Boora Parklands

Boora, West Offaly, Ireland
+353 57 934 5978
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Visited Lough Boora early May with a group of Brownies. Had a fantastic time . The facility is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
County Offaly, Ireland
Brilliant amenity

Visited today so about 18 degrees and very sunny so couldn't get a nicer day. Car park €4 for the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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“bike hire” (15 reviews)
“coffee shop” (14 reviews)
Boora, West Offaly, Ireland
+353 57 934 5978
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited Lough Boora early May with a group of Brownies. Had a fantastic time . The facility is free. There is a small car park charge €4. Pat and all the team at the bike hire couldn't be more helpful sorting out the bikes for...More

Thank joan948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today so about 18 degrees and very sunny so couldn't get a nicer day. Car park €4 for the day so good value but loads of free parking available. Coffee shop overlooking lake is clean and modern and Coffee is good too. Hired bicycle...More

Thank patclaire123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's free, there are amazing works of art and it's the perfect place to bring kids. There's a small charge for the main car park but that's optional as there's plenty of free parking spots.

1  Thank TaleOfAle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pleasant staff welcome you into a modern friendly cafe, overlooking a peaceful stretch of water. There is a selection of walks and cycle rides both shorter and longer, a sculpture park, a fairy playground, and a circular enclosure illustrating the insignias of the five counties...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with my family ,had a great day ,great views, fairy avenue was very fun my daughter loved it ,make sure to bring a comfy pair of shoes and water , lots of walking

Thank Janine M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect for a good weather days activity. Walk or cycle one of 4 paths. Bikes available to rent and plenty of parking. Beautiful scenery.

Thank bmpecc
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Visited today with my teen son, very well maintained, great facilities, nature, history, art, exercise and fresh air all in one.

Thank MLGVVNE2602
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went to get some much needed fresh air and exercise after Sunday dinner. Had a very enjoyable evening, felt very refreshed after spending a few lovely hours on a bright but cold Sunday

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Lough Bora today with our 2 young children. Really enjoyed our day. We visited here once last year also. Well maintained with nice sculptures and some picnic areas. Today we rented 2 bikes and one trailer for our little boy. The Bikes were...More

Thank OrlaHump1
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were passing and decided to drop in for a look, not expecting much but were pleasantly surprised at how beautiful this place was. The paths were well maintained and the sculptures were great. We hired two bikes and a trailer for our daughter. The...More

Thank Brian2507
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Is there a way of getting to lough boora with public transport??
15 October 2016|
Response from Deirdre F | Reviewed this property |
no there is no public transport to this area
John D
Are dogs welcome ?
17 February 2015|
Response from larco1979 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they ask that you keep them on a leash because of the wildlife and some protected birds.