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Russborough House

Wicklow, Ireland
+353 45 865 239
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A wonderful house and grounds

Visited here recently on a really quiet day so our tour was a small number of people which was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ian239
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Henfield, United Kingdom
House and parklands amazing but Brambles needs to be renamed Shambles!

The history of the house and the legacy of the Beits are captured fantastically. Really enjoyed our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James C
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Kildare, Ireland
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Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here recently on a really quiet day so our tour was a small number of people which was brilliant. Our guide was very knowledgeable and made the whole tour really interesting and a pleasure. The house is full of beautiful pieces and pictures and...More

Thank ian239
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Russborough and for your kind comments. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and hopefully you will be able to return during the Summer season.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The history of the house and the legacy of the Beits are captured fantastically. Really enjoyed our tour guide and the interactive centre in the basement of the house. We spent 3 hours in the house itself and took a walk around the parkland after...More

Thank James C
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments which we shall take on board and discuss with Brambles caterers at Russborough.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here on a sunny bank holiday, its a popular spot. the €2 car park fee on entry caught a lot of people out- people were going up to others cars looking for change.. there are a lot of things you can do for...More

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eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Russborough and for your generous comments. Much appreciated by all the staff here.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Russborough House is a well rested Pallladian mansion filled with many treasures. Many rooms contain superb stucco work,marle fireplaces, and mahogany doorways.The collections of silver,porcelin ,Gobelin tapestries, and period furnishings are magnificent. The Best Art Collection of Flemish, Dutch, and Spanish Old Masters are world...More

Thank Kyle S
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Many thanks for visitng Russborough and your generous comments about the attractions and facilities you found here. Much appreciated by all of the staff at Russborough.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beauty at Russborough helped me to relax. Having relaxed I was more able for the dozens of things to notice with every step. Go in April and May when the Rhododendrons are in bloom. I can't wait till May for the walled gardens to...More

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eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments and we hope you will be able to return during the Summer season.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful parks and amenities. really enjoyed a day out here with the kids. Reasonable parking charge (€2) and lots to do. Fantastic woodland walk, candle making shop, art stores, crafts and fantastic birds of prey facility.

Thank Mick W
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Russborough and many thanks for your kind words which all the staff appreciate.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this lovely Palladian mansion on our Irish tour. House is decorated in the baroque style and while not my taste was impressive. Would have liked to know more about the people who lived there, but tour focussed on the artwork showcased. Would be a...More

Thank Tracy B
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for visitng Russborough and for your comments which we shall take on board in future guided house tours.

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Got a present of a year's membership at Christmas. Fantastic value at only €35. Can go as often as I like for free and bring guests with a discount on the house tour of 25% and 10% in the cafe and shop, as well as...More

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eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Russborough and for your very kind and encouraging words which all the staff here will take great pride in. We are really pleased you enjoyed many of the attractions at Russborough and we look forward to you visiting again during the...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice place with something for everyone. We are at the stage with two young kids that lovely walks, fairy trails and the playground are the main priority. There is a lot more to here. Great spot

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eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting Russborough and for your kind words. Hope to see you back again during the season.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Hadn't been here in years, its a great house and grounds, lovely coffee shop reasonably priced. Could easily spend a long afternoon here , house tour, maze falconry centre, gardens and nice walking paths so plenty to do. Might be worth trying to book house...More

Thank dmolloy
eric56wicklow, General Manager at Russborough House, responded to this review

Thank for visitng Russborough and for your kind words. We hope that you will be able to visit again during the season.

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Sarah M
Can we bring a well behaved dog into the grounds at Russborough when visiting? But
6 July 2016|
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Response from Marie O | Reviewed this property |
When we visited the beautiful grounds in April we did see people walking their dogs on a lead.
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Jolene912
Hi, how long does it take to see the house and do the maze?
16 May 2015|
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Response from eric56wicklow | Property representative |
The guided tour lasts almost an hour. They leave on the hour ie. at 1.00pm then 2.00pm then 3.00pm etc. The Maze needs half an hour -particularly if you have children !!
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