Bunratty Castle is located approximately 20 minutes on the motorway from Maldron Hotel Limerick and just a short drive to Limerick City. You can step back in time in this 15th century castle, it also includes a 19th century folk park for visitors. It is an excellent example of a medieval castle and hosts medieval banquets during the year that visitors can attend to experience what life was like. Join the Earl of Thomond for a glorious banquet in the castle, a guaranteed night of fun, laughter and cheer.
Bunratty Castle is filled with 15th & 16th century furnishings, tapestries and works of art. Visitors can climb to the top and step out to enjoy the landscape below with views of Limerick and Clare.
The Folk Park brings the 19th century in Ireland back to life, with over 30 buildings in a true recreation of life at the time, with shops, school, pubs, a post office and farm with real live animals. The park also includes a children’s playground and costumed characters bringing this 19th century village to life.
Look no further for a hotel near Bunratty castle then the Maldron Hotel Limerick. The ideal base to experience all that Limerick and Clare have to offer.