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Malahide Castle

Castledowns Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 816 9538
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USD 14.97*
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Malahide Castle and Gardens Admission Ticket
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USD 46.69*
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24-Hour Dublin Hop-On Hop-Off Bus 2 Routes and Malahide Castle Combination Tour
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USD 31.13*
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Malahide Castle, Dublin Bay and Howth Village Half-Day Trip from Dublin
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Castledowns Back Road, Malahide, Ireland
+353 1 816 9538
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Castle and Garden are worth seeing. The guided tour is 9€, history of the castle is amazing and maybe you can see a ghost in one of the rooms hahaha :)

Thank Jéssica J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a fun and easy trip from Dublin. You can easily take the train and then a short walk to the castle. The castle is a fun tour. Lots of history and the docent was very knowledgeable and added lots of stories, to include...More

Thank Rhonda L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here as part of a tour. It was a great visit. The staff on the tour of Malahide were very knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. The gardens were beautiful and well kept. I would recommend a visit to learn more about local Irish history.

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very near Dublin on the DART train. It's a very nice castle and parkland estate. The castle tour was enjoyable - some of the rooms, such as the Oak Room, are very impressive. The walled garden and grounds are very pleasant, and the Avoca cafe...More

Thank dtlibra
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a great place, there's a forest to walk around, the castle and internal garden. The castle visit is only possible with guide tour, which is great because it makes all the difference the explanations received, my tour was very fun as well. Great place...More

Thank mfg604
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Malahide Castle was pretty easy to get to from the Dublin airport motel we were at. Parking was free and was close to the Castle and gift shop / restaurant. We took the tour which was about 45 min, and also gives you access to...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since acquiring this property in 1977 the City of Dublin has facilitated good grounds keeping, interesting gardens - though no where near the wonderment of Kylemore - and to all visual reviewing done little to or for the bones nor the innards of the Castle....More

Thank RCPO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was not a planned visit but worth the time and money spent. Visit inside the castle is permitted only with an accompanied tour guide. So know the tour time in advance so that u can avoid the waiting.

Thank nivin_jose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow, that is all I can say. But 800 years of history is something to take in. Room and items were all in very good condition. Our host was very imformative as well. Grounds was well kept and the gift shop is a must for...More

Thank DavidGard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a wonderful trip to a historical place in Dunlin. This is easy to get there by bus, you have to walk through a peaceful garden with greenery for about 15 mins. Then the oldest castle of Dublin is in front of you. The...More

1  Thank Ida C
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Clare D
18 July 2017|
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Response from Mark R | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly access to the garden and green house was included in the 12,50 for an adult and they also had family tickets. There is a larger park around the castle which is accessible without charge. I don't know... More
Lily D
14 April 2017|
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Response from Joni H | Reviewed this property |
Adults are 12.50 euro, kids are 6.50 euro, students are 9 euro and seniors are 8 euro. They also have family ticket packages for 30 euro.
Lori T
27 January 2017|
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Response from bqwerty2 | Reviewed this property |
a train northbound is the best way to get there unless more than 4 people it may be worth getting a taxi. Malahide is a nice place to spent an hour or two some nice pubs for a coffee