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    Glendalough Hermitage

    St Kevin's Parish | Laragh, Co. Wicklow, Laragh, Ireland
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    1 - 5 of 22 reviews

    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    The history here dates back over a 1000 years. Vikings, Norse, English, and the explanation of all. The celtic history as well as the introduction of Christianity all explained. The round towers and St.Kevins kitchen plus the lake that looks like a smaller version of...More

    Thank PeatFarmer
    Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

    I absolutely love Glendalough. This is my special place, I can't help but get a feel of serenity when I am walking through this beautiful wonder. It doesn't need gimics to attract people to it. Just setting your sites on the stunning views of vast...More

    Thank sharon S
    Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

    The Hermitage welcomes everyone with respect regardless of faith and spiritual beliefs. Having dealt with Sr Margaret with bookings through to arrival, she was most helpful and lovely. She came to our cottage and greeted us personally. She suggested we retreat to the ruins at...More

    Thank lifeguardonduty
    Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful example of a well-preserved early Christian monastic settlement, founded by St Kevin in the sixth century, combined with some nice walks in the gorgeous natural setting of a glen. Also interesting links with Iona in Scotland through St Columba.

    Thank Floor S
    Reviewed 31 March 2016

    Spent a week at St. Kevin's on a personal retreat. Beautiful accommodation set in the gardens of St. Kevin's Church. Sr. Margaret is at hand if you need any thing but she's more than happy to leave guests in peace should they wish. The hermitage...More

    Thank Melissa Q
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Wicklow >
    • Vale of Glendalough >
    • Laragh
    • Also Known As
    • Glendalough Hermitage Laragh, Ireland - Vale Of Glendalough
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    1 August 2016|
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    Response from Wallrabenstein |
    Hi, I've just spent 2 days at the Hermitage - fantastic! There is the "St. Kevin's bus" from St. Stephens Green North side (very central) directly to Glendalough at 11.30 every day. They even let you hop out at the Hermitage... More
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    "From what I could tell there all the same lay out and that means there all a good choice."
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    "five cottages, all good."
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    "all cottages appeared to be identical but there are only 5 so reserve early"
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    "Make sure you bring cash with you as there is no ATM in the village."
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