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Lough Boora Discovery Park

| Boora, West Offaly, Ireland
+353 57 934 5978
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Superb! Brilliant with our disabled daughter

A fantastic day out. We visited with our four children. We rang ahead and they reserved a trike for... read more

Reviewed yesterday
edwarddublin2014
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Dublin, Ireland
via mobile
Great day out.

Had the pleasure of spending 3 hours here. Boys hired bikes - fantastic value. I walked. Everywhere... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
emm487
,
Killarney, Ireland
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“bike hire” (16 reviews)
“coffee shop” (14 reviews)
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| Boora, West Offaly, Ireland
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+353 57 934 5978
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A fantastic day out. We visited with our four children. We rang ahead and they reserved a trike for our daughter who has a disability so she could get around the tracks. The men on the bike stand were fantastic and couldn't do enough to...More

Thank edwarddublin2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had the pleasure of spending 3 hours here. Boys hired bikes - fantastic value. I walked. Everywhere was spotless. Lovely lady on information - sorry didn't get her name. Great to see families with small children cycling so safely and there were also some special...More

Thank emm487
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a lovely afternoon here. Nice place to spend a few hours cycling and exploring the trails and a fairy village for the kids

Thank bryan l
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a day here in mid July with my wife our 2 children and their grandmother. We hired bicycles and had a great time (such is the nature of cycling in summer weather). Unfortunately I could not ignore some very minor negative aspects. But first...More

Thank Colin O
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Really nice area to walk but you can also use a bicycle to get around About six different walks to do...all different lengths..smallest is 3.3km & the longest is 22km...some are suitable for both walking and cycling but some are suitable for one or the...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Came here in the drizzle (not a big shocker) and had a very pleasant walk around the grounds for a couple of hours. Could have spent a few more hours walking or cycling around, and probably would have if the weather was better. Nice little...More

Thank sharonagius
Reviewed 23 May 2017

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 10 May 2017 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 2 May 2017

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 29 April 2017

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
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Juliasmolz
15 October 2016|
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Response from Deirdre F | Reviewed this property |
no there is no public transport to this area
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John D
17 February 2015|
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Response from larco1979 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they ask that you keep them on a leash because of the wildlife and some protected birds.
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