Woodville Walled Garden, Kilchreest

4.8
#21 of 48 in Parks in County Galway
Set at the foot of the Slieve Aughty Mountains near the village of Kilchreest. This historical garden has been beautifully restored with colourful herbaceous borders, established fruit trees and serene water fountain. The Dovecote which is one of the few remaining garden follies in the West of Ireland is now home to a family of white fan tailed doves.
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  • I love this place, but only when Marie is on duty. She is so knowledgeable, interesting and passionate about plants, flowers etc, such a warm kind lady, she brings a ray of sunshine to the garden. Unf...  more »
  • Great place to take photos, staff very helpful and friendly great atmosphere loved are visit, hidden gem not to busy  more »
  • My husband and I called into to see this garden, it is lovely with plenty to see particularly when we were there the dahlias are in flower. Marie the head gardener there has a passion for them. Marie ...  more »
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  • Generous and warm welcome by the gardners, fortunate enough to arrive at lunch time! The garden itself is about to go into bloom big time and will probably be better enjoyed in late spring, early summer. Marie was generous with her garden knowledge and a great host.
  • Amazing garden. Fantastic place to visit. Great collection of plants. Such a knowledgeable host. Highly recommended.
  • Fantastic place and a lot off knowledge from the head gardener. Will be back again
  • Lovely gardens and walk through the forest. Lady who runs it is full of advice for your own garden. Lovely day out.
  • Beautiful garden with a wonderful tour that engage all the senses..

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