The grounds are amazing as well as the small organized tours which run every 30 minutes. Our guide was very passionate and knowledgeable about the castle and the history of its inhabitants, as well as drawing parallels to other events occurring. The castle itself is very well presented and preserved.
This is well worth a visit - interesting history to the castle - extensive grounds & gardens to walk around. The guided tour is both delivered well & informative - our guide was Maria.
I had to feel somewhat disappointed with Malahide Castle. The castle itself has some interesting features but nothing that makes it stand out particularly. It's been victim to some truly awful renovation work over the last century that, quite frankly, should be ripped out and re-thought. The grounds were nice but, again, not overly spectacular. Better to spend your time... 更多
You can walk the grounds at no extra cost, but to visit the castle you need to do a guided tour. This however is great value for money, the guide we had was excellent, so amusing and a great storyteller. Beautiful gardens and well worth a visit.
This ended up making it to the itenerary of our final day in Ireland. We decided to stay near Dublin and this isn't terribly far out. We decided against taking a tour, but touring most of the grounds is free. It is a very well preserved castle and nice to look at. You get what you expect. Would not necessarially... 更多
My husband came to Ireland to play golf so I found the perfect place to visit close by the Malahide GC. His tee time was early morning so I must have been the first person to arrive for a tour of the castle. It was just fantastic because I had a wonderful tour guide all to myself!! Maria took me... 更多