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Liss Ard Gardens

Liss Ard, Skibbereen, Ireland
+353 28 71766
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It is a somber an moving experience to go where so many people died from starvation. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
George M
Exmouth, United Kingdom
Fabulous - Liss Ard Country House Hotel!

This was my second time to stay at Liss Ard Country House Hotel, and began with a warm welcome at... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
County Cork, Ireland
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“sky garden” (31 reviews)
“james turrell” (2 reviews)
Liss Ard, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a somber an moving experience to go where so many people died from starvation. It is beautifully cared for. Well done

Thank George M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This was my second time to stay at Liss Ard Country House Hotel, and began with a warm welcome at the reception desk from Mags, along with Manager Aidan and Director Timo. The whole place exudes an ambience and elegance that is so unique. A...More

Thank 2dogs2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Loved everything about this place...it is gorgeous in all seasons and a truly gracious estate with trails which wind through different habitats. The sky garden is amazing but there's admission to it, whilst the walking trails are free.

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I was told by a local to visit the gardens. Main gates were open but we couldn't leave without climbing over them. Seems Liss Ard is now only open and available to people attending one of the workshops in house. Beautiful location. It's a shame...More

Thank A I
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Mystical and magical gardens with lots to explore. Poor explanation of how you get to see the Sky garden which was closed when we finally found it. Think you may have to book tours but the website is not working and no info at the...More

Thank Meg H
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Very relaxing place, the room we had was in the Mews next to main lodge, we had our own little garden out back, the décor of room was Japanese style with sliding screens. The walking around the grounds were great with woodland walks and lake...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We decided to go a bit off the beaten track to see the sky garden. For what it was, it was impressive - even on a rainy day. Had I to do it over again I would probably forego this, as a sunny day would...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This place is simply magical. Everything is so easy; checkin, visiting the gardens, taking the boat out onto the lake and private viewing of the stunning sky garden. The staff can't do enough for you. Make time for long walks and sitting to take in...More

1  Thank TaraKC
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

James Turrell's Sky Garden at Liss Ard Estate was my favourite thing that we visited on our recent trip to Clonakilty (and that's saying something). Before you visit you should check to see when the Sky Garden is available for public viewing. We checked their...More

2  Thank Ashimo
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

The sky garden is a must see , it's amazing that it is open to the public and the rest of the gardens are a great visit very well maintained and definitely something different

Thank damien m
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