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Cloontykilla Castle

After seeing signs that the trail was closed we checked with locals & started the walk. Lovely... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
AileenMary53
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County Roscommon, Ireland
Castle in Knockvicar Forest

Frequent visits toforest to let the dog off his lead. Three mile walk on paths with a lane off to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
barbarajohnstone
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Lisburn, United Kingdom
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Jun 26, 2018
“Cloontykilla Castle”
Aug 20, 2017
“Castle in Knockvicar Forest”
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

After seeing signs that the trail was closed we checked with locals & started the walk. Lovely views of the lake when we left the trail & finally found the hidden castle that once appeared on Grand Designs. The walk took us about an hour...More

28  Thank AileenMary53
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Frequent visits toforest to let the dog off his lead. Three mile walk on paths with a lane off to the castle. This was once a subject of program on UK TV called ' Grand Designs' but the money ran out for the renovation and...More

25  Thank barbarajohnstone
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Stunning location, great building but restoration of the site was stopped. Shame, it could be a major tourist destination.

4  Thank Quinzark
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a lovely castle that time seems to have forgot. Worked started but has stopped. We seen this castle while on a boat in lough key and rowed over for a visit.

13  Thank Tony B
Reviewed 2 May 2016

There is a lovely forest path to a hidden Castle in the woods overlooking lough Key. The castle is being renovated (badly) and has been locked up and work has stopped. you can walk around the castle and explore the woods.

9  Thank saeb38
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Larry R
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