Hotel Woodstock - Ennis, Co Clare, Ireland
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King Johns Castle

King John’s Castle, is located on ‘King’s Island’ in the heart of medieval Limerick City, less than 40 minutes drive from Hotel Woodstock. The stunning exhibition at King John’s Castle brings to life over 800 years of dramatic local history.

Things To Do At King Johns Castle

Explore the brand new visitor centre with state of the art interpretive activities and exhibitions. Relax afterwards in our café – the perfect place to unwind while enjoying terrifc views onto the castle courtyard and the Shannon river.

21st century touch screen technology, 3D models and discovery drawer are among the exciting techniques that will connect you to tales of siege and warfare. Children will love the dazzling array of computer generated animations and ghostly projections as they travel back through time. The Education and Activity Room is bustling with tasks to stimulate curious minds.

In the busy courtyard, you will discover a medieval campaign tent, a blacksmiths forge and scenes from a seventeenth century siege. The sights, scenes and sounds of King John’s Castle and its environs all combine to recreate the atmosphere of the era.

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Hotel Woodstock
Shanaway Road
Ennis, Co Clare, Ireland
Call: +353 (0)65 6899800
52.841861, -9.028163

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Welcome to Hotel Woodstock, Ennis

The warmth of a beautiful, country house with a passion to make you feel at home. The ease and friendliness of a hotel that is family-run and that knows the difference real service makes. And the splendour that comes with being situated at the heart of Ireland’s dramatically beautiful Wild Atlantic Way. This is Hotel Woodstock – a Clare hidden gem that brings to life the inviting openness of Ireland’s ‘friendly county’ in the most elegant, stylish and personal of ways.