Blarney Castle

Hotel near Blarney Castle

Blarney Castle was built nearly six hundred years ago by one of Ireland’s greatest chieftains, Cormac MacCarthy, and has been attracting attention beyond Munster ever since. Over the last few hundred years, millions have flocked to Blarney, making it a world landmark and one of Ireland’s greatest treasures.

Now that might have something to do with the Blarney Stone, the legendary Stone of Eloquence, found at the top of our Tower. Kiss it and you’ll never again be lost for words. But don’t take our word for it – everyone from Sir Walter Scott to a host of American presidents, world leaders, and international entertainers has been eager to take advantage.

If people come for the Stone, many stay for the mystical and beautiful Rock Close and gardens.

Great Stay in Cork

'My daughter and I stayed overnight while I visited her on spring break during a semester abroad in Dublin. The room was clean and had 2 comfortable beds. Location was excellent as we were using public transportation the entire time. The breakfast was very good, the dining room was dated but the food was good. All of this and only 5 miles to Blarney Castle, overall a very nice trip.'

Review from phillygirl55 via TripAdvisor. 

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