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Kylemore Abbey

  • 4.6

  • from 9646 Google reviews

About the garden

Abbey and Victorian walled garden set in wild Connemara countryside.

Opening times

Mon-Sun 9-6

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Cafe or restaurant

No cafe or restaurant on site



Co. Galway

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  • 4.6

  • from 9646 Google reviews

Siobhán Ní Ghadhra

a year ago


Spent a wonderful day here on Fathers day. With four small kids, always looking for something new to do and it didn't disappoint. Beautiful setting, fabulously kept. All staff we encountered were warm and friendly and welcoming. The place was immaculate and all public areas were clean and tidy. Bathrooms were really clean too which is rare. The food in the restaurant was also great. Great value for a family too. Highly recommend a visit.

Charlene Delfin

11 months ago


Kylemore Abbey is as pretty as it is before and during the pandemic. There might be some slight changes about wearing masks indoors and outdoor dining, but everything is still breathtaking. You'd feel actually safe as you walk through the trails and commune with nature along the way. It's such a lovely walk, with magnificent view too

Paula Mattern

a month ago


Beautiful! The scenic drive through the Connemarra Mountains to this destination is something you will never forget. Just spectacular! The Abbey and its grounds are beautiful and well maintained. I did not have a chance to tour the gardens which I have heard are amazing, but the walk through the Abbey and the memorial church was very relaxing and enjoyable. This is definitely my #1 favorite experience of my trip to Ireland. I would definitely do it again.

Celine Kirwan

2 months ago


I love visiting Kylemore Abbey. It has been five years since we were last there and there were a lot of changes. I really loved the dining room and how close you could get to the items on display. There was a guide there who informed us of her presence and offered to explain things to us if we needed it. I loved the videos informing us of the history to the Abbey. The cafe served really great food. The gardens are wonderful and very well maintained.

Norma Murray

a year ago


Ah absolutely incredible day. Well worth the trip. From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave everybody is so pleasant and helpful. A stunningly spiritual place where I hope to visit again. Thanks to all the fantastic staff we met along the way.

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