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Belleek Castle Museum

Belleek Castle | Garrankeel, Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 22400
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Great Customer service and tour

Just popped into Belleek Castle. The staff made us feel very welcome as we came with our close... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Escape1x
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West Sussex in England
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Belleek castle

Well worth a visit fastenating experience and the children loved it because they were able to hold... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dermot C
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Open 7 days a week, our castle tours are a highlight not to be missed. The Tours include the history of the castle, going back to the Middle Ages. You will see the Medieval Banquet Hall, the Spanish Armada Bar and other romantic Rooms. The highlight of the tour will be the Marshall Doran Collection,the finest collections of medieval armour, jurassic fossils and antiques in Ireland.
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Belleek Castle | Garrankeel, Ballina, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just popped into Belleek Castle. The staff made us feel very welcome as we came with our close friend who has just celebrated her 90th Birthday. Very informative and interactive guided tour. Now sitting by the warm fire in the main drawing room enjoying tea...More

Thank Escape1x
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

First of all I hope your friend had a wonderful 90th birthday at Belleek Castle. Also delighted to hear that you enjoyed touring the house & gardens and you found the tour is very informative and interactive. Thanks for the 5 star review and looking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit fastenating experience and the children loved it because they were able to hold the swords and touch the armour.

Thank Dermot C
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Delighted to hear that your children enjoyed the tour of Belleek Castle! Children really do enjoy the tour as it is very interactive and they do get to hold some of swords and medieval armour! Kind regards, Stephen, Assistant Curator

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on tour of the castle with an excellent guide called Carol. She really brought the place alive and spent great time with us with her vivid descriptions of the history of the castle. Highlights are the bar and armoury! Would highly recommend!More

Thank TalCul
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Great to hear that Carol was an excellent tour guide and you highly recommend the tour of Belleek Castle and the Marshall Doran Collection. We are very lucky to have Carol as one of our tour guides as she is excellent at bringing the history...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting tour of the castle and the collections of the man, Marshall Doran, who restored it. The lady who showed us around was very knowledgeable. Pretty place but it was raining while we were here so we didn't see anything outside.More

Thank Joenalice
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour of Belleek Castle and the Marshall Doran Collection and we hope you enjoyed your stay! Thanks for your 5 star review and we are delighted to hear that you thought our tour guide was very knowledgeable. Sorry to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't stay at the castle but attended a relatives wedding. We had a wheelchair user with us and the staff were so accommodating. The venue is spectacular and the service couldn't be faulted. The Castle is such an amazing place. Food at the reception...More

Thank ali1965
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very glad to hear to hear you enjoyed attending a wedding with us at Belleek Castle! Delighted to hear that you think that you couldn't better this place and you thought our wedding venue was spectacular! Glad you enjoyed your food here too...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were attending a wedding at the castle and part of the day was a private tour of the museum & castle. It was amazing. Such a great variety of antique pieces and medieval artifacts. It was a pleasant surprise to get to see all...More

Thank Faye G
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your private tour of the Marshall Doran Collection and Belleek Castle and you thought it was amazing! We our very proud that we have such a varied amount of antiques and medieval artefacts. Glad you enjoyed it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Genuine collection of ancient prehistoric along with an armoury of ancient Chinese Arab and medieval weapons

Thank Shanesligoshane
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review of Belleek Castle and delighted that you enjoyed your tour of Belleek Castle. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future! Kind regards, Stephen

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very old castle with a lot of interesting history Great food Fantastic atmosphere and grounds Staff were very friendly and helpfulMore

Thank Rose O
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed the tour of history of Belleek Castle! Delighted you enjoyed the food and the atmosphere and surrounding grounds of the castle. Great to hear our staff were friendly & helpful! Looking forward to having you visit us again! Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Joined a tour with a number or other people which was guided by a lovely lady called Carol. Among the group was a family with four young children. Carol was amazing. She made the tour very special for the little ones by including them in...More

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Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Paul, Delighted to hear you enjoyed the tour of the Marshall Doran Collection at Belleek Castle! Our tour guide Carol gets lots of compliments for her tours and is very good at keeping children entertained during the tour! Glad you think that the whole...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the fairy trail and little houses in the forest aroud the castle. Museum tour was magnificent, the guide lady made all off us fell like we were part of the story...magical experience.More

Thank AAramis84
Paul D, Assistant Curator at Belleek Castle Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour of Belleek Castle and thanks for the great review! Delighted to hear you thought the tour of the Marshall Doran Collection was magnificent and a magical experience! Looking forward to see you again in the future! Kind...More

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henrietta145
23 April 2017|
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Response from Paul D | Property representative |
Hi Henrietta, Sorry for the delay in getting back to you! I was away for a few day's. I can offer you a price of €5 per head. I just checked our availability and we are available for tours between 11 and 4. What time in the... More
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Brian1504
8 January 2015|
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Response from Arfur51 | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact the hotel and arrange a group visit. Dont forget to visit the excellent Jackie Clarke Museum in Ballina as well.
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