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Ballaghmore Castle

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Dublin Road, Borris-in-Ossory Ireland See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Golf Course
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Grace was the consummate host. She shared her home; she shared her knowledge; she shared her kindnest and her warmth. We will never forget her love of Ireland. Horses. Dogs. An ancient house. An older castle. Ely O’Carroll and the Sleive Bloom mountains. There truly...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

We, a family group of 14, have returned from a week's stay at Ballaghmore. We had some idea about what to expect but, on arrival, we were completely overwhelmed with the size, scale and beauty of the castle. The couple with 2 school-age children slept...More

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Response from Ballaghmore_Castle, Owner at Ballaghmore CastleResponded 30 July 2018

A lovely english-Irish Family with local connections who truely enjoyed the authentic castle as i like it kept ,Ella forgot the third shower and bath in the castle also three showers in the manor house and two baths which are for all if they wished...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

As a Fitzpatrick my husband Rick and I wanted to stay in the last Fitzpatrick castle built in 1480. Grace Pym is so knowledgeable about the history of the Fitzpatricks. As a historian, art collector and former owner of an art gallery in Dublin, Grace...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Myself and 20 friends had the most amazing New Years party in this castle. It is an authentic Irish Castle with all original features. Grace (the owner) is so lovely and welcoming and wants people to enjoy the castle to its full potential. She is...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I can't recommend this place enough. It was exactly what I was after for my hen and was the most amazing setting to have it in. Will never forget this place. Loved it. Grace the owner was also very accommodating and added to the experience.

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dining (4)
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"This is not a hotel but a self-catering castle. The major house has bed and breakfast rooms which are very..."
29 Jul. 2018
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"Views from the bedrooms are limited ( small castle windows) but the view from the roof is unbeatable!!"
30 Sep. 2015
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"Rooms in the BnB, which is a beautiful mediaeval house beside the castle and which oozes the good taste and..."
2 Jul. 2014
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"If your tall ask for the eight footer poster bed!"
29 Mar. 2014
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