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The Mustard Seed

Ballingarry, Co. Limerick
Tel: +353 69-68508 Fax: +353 69-68511 Email: mustard@indigo.ie Website: WWW.MUSTARDSEED.IE

Nestled in the heart of the Co. Limerick countryside is The Mustard Seed , a converted 19th century convent. This celebrated and comfortable country house is set on ten acres of mature trees, herbaceous borders, orchard and kitchen garden. The restaurant with its busy, buzzy dining room has long been highly acclaimed, attracting lovers of good food and fine wine from around the globe. Dinner is memorable and non residents are also welcome. The Mustard Seed is an oasis of understated luxury making it the ideal hideaway.

The Mustard Seed is an ideal base for touring the south west region. Located just 40 minutes drive from Shannon airport, the Dingle peninsula, Killarney, the ring of Kerry, the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren are all pleasant day trips. For the golf enthusiast, a choice of four courses is within 30 minutes drive of the house. Horse riding, fishing and garden visits can be arranged nearby. Surrounded by country lanes for leisurely strolls or close to the Ballyhoura Mountain range for more organised trails. Resident Thai masseur by appointment to speed up the unwind!

"Georgina Campbell Hideaway of the Year 2014"

"Georgina Campbell Pet Friendly Hotel of the Year 2014"

"Bridgestone's 100 best places to stay in Ireland 2010"

General Manager:

John Edward Joyce

 

Directions:

  • From Limerick; From the top of Adare village, take the N21 Killarney road for half mile. Turn left at the first road jucntion to the left and follow the signpost to Ballingarry village.
  • From Kerry: travel along the N21. Look for signs for Rathkeale. In Rathkeale town, follow the R518 for four miles to Ballingarry village.
  • GPS Co-Ordinates: Lat 52.474672 Long: 8.864692

Special Offers

One night time out! Classic Dinner with overnight stay.

Take time out to recharge and stay at The Mustard Seed at Echo Lodge.

Check in early and enjoy walking in the surrounding country lanes, take a hike to the top of Knockfernia and view the house from the highest point of Co. Limerick or spend the afternoon browsing in nearby Adare village.

Enjoy a four course dinner menu in the restaurant, renouned for fine food and genuine hospitality. Stay overnight in one of the individually decorated bedrooms where a great nights sleep is assured. Breakfast the following morning includes free range eggs from our own hens (if they're in form!).

Relax with the newspapers before your reluctant departure.

from €129
Book Now

Rest and recharge! (2 night break)

Take some time out to relax and recharge with two nights accommodation, full Irish breakfast and dinner on one evening.

Please advise us which evening you would like to have dinner and at what time you would like your reservation. Bring your book!!

Rates are non commissionable and only bookable through our website.

from €195
Book Now

Overnight stay on October 25th

In conjunction with the Pigtown Limerick Food Series Dinner, why not stay overnight and enjoy the Mustard Seed breakfast, incorporating the home made black and white pudding.

from €55
Book Now

Sparkle and Soothe 3 night escape

Fantastic value break for three nights inclusive of a bottle of presecco in your room on arrival, the Mustard Seed Classic dinner on one evening, 4 course Early Evening dinner on another evening and full Irish breakfast each morning.

from €€315
Book Now

Explore the Outdoors.

As the countryside changes colour from lush green to reds and golds, spend the day locally by trecking on nearby Knockfierna taking in the vista of the surrounding counties or explore the Ballyhoura Mountain range on foot or by bicycle and retire to The Mustard Seed  for a well deserved dinner and gauranteed good sleep. Before reluctantly checking out the following morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast with free range eggs from our own clutch of Rhode Island hens or try some of our home made black pudding. Residents at The Mustard Seed can avail of a 15% discount on bike hire. Contact Trailriders directly to arrange your bike or bring your own!

from €€139
Book Now

Twilight Dinner and overnight stay.

Stay overnight and enjoy our Early Evening 4 course dinner menu and full breakfast on the morning of your departure.

from €115
Book Now

Ultimate shopping breakaway!

Do you need some retail therapy combined with a relaxing stay at Ireland's Hideaway of the Year? For that get together with the girls or the all important bridal shopping trip, we've got the perfect package for you.
On the afternoon of your arrival, enjoy tea and cake on the terrace or find a cosy corner in the library. Dine from the Early Evening menu sampling four courses of delicious delights. After a restful nights sleep, prepare for the day with a cooked to order breakfast of local produce and eggs from our free range clutch.

Venture to the shopping mecca that is Newcastle West, 'A Chic place to Shop' ..where you will find a great selection of fashion stores from 'mother of the bride' to classic style.

Kimono Boutique
Bella Sola
Ela Maria's
Platform
All Season's
G Boutique
Virgo Boutique
Kelly's Shoes

and many more.

Explore the shops of Adare for some unique fashions, amazing bridal wear or bargain antiques. There is something for everyone, from crafts to fashion.
Aibheil Bridal Boutique
Isobel Boutique
Lady Penelope
Serendipity
Aisling Maher
Catherine McCormack

After a busy day, return to The Mustard Seed for some quite down time with tea and home made cake before joining us for the classic dinner menu, four courses of culinary pleasure.
Another great nights sleep awaits before the morning of your reluctant departure.

Offer includes 2 nights accommodation, Early Evening dinner on one evening with the classic dinner on the other evening. Full breakfast each morning and tea each afternoon.


from €240
Book Now

Exclusive Classic Car Experience.

For a break with a difference, take a step back in time with a retro adventure on the highways and byways of County Limerick. Combine your stay at Georgina Campbell’s “Hideaway of the Year” with the drive of your dreams in one of Retro Ventures Ireland's many vintage beauties. The unique sight and sound of a beautifully crafted vehicle can never fail to turn heads. Retro Ventures offers 2 wheeled and 4 wheeled vehicles so drive anything from a Porsch 911 to a Lotus Esprit. Or go solo on a Triumph Tiger 800. There are lots of gems to choose from. Following your thrilling day on the road, return to the Mustard Seed. Peel off the car gloves, shake out the hair and relax over dinner at Ireland’s Best Restaurant 2014.What a perfect way to celebrate a milestone birthday or a wildly romantic breakaway. This offer includes one night accommodation with classic dinner and full breakfast. Car hire is seperate due to the range of options available.  To arrange your vehicle, book directly with the good folk at Retroventures

from €139
Book Now

One night time out! Classic Dinner with overnight stay.

Take time out to recharge and stay at The Mustard Seed at Echo Lodge.

Check in early and enjoy walking in the surrounding country lanes, take a hike to the top of Knockfernia and view the house from the highest point of Co. Limerick or spend the afternoon browsing in nearby Adare village.

Enjoy a four course dinner menu in the restaurant, renouned for fine food and genuine hospitality. Stay overnight in one of the individually decorated bedrooms where a great nights sleep is assured. Breakfast the following morning includes free range eggs from our own hens (if they're in form!).

Relax with the newspapers before your reluctant departure.

from €129
Book Now

Rest and recharge! (2 night break)

Take some time out to relax and recharge with two nights accommodation, full Irish breakfast and dinner on one evening.

Please advise us which evening you would like to have dinner and at what time you would like your reservation. Bring your book!!

Rates are non commissionable and only bookable through our website.

from €195
Book Now

Overnight stay on October 25th

In conjunction with the Pigtown Limerick Food Series Dinner, why not stay overnight and enjoy the Mustard Seed breakfast, incorporating the home made black and white pudding.

from €55
Book Now

Sparkle and Soothe 3 night escape

Fantastic value break for three nights inclusive of a bottle of presecco in your room on arrival, the Mustard Seed Classic dinner on one evening, 4 course Early Evening dinner on another evening and full Irish breakfast each morning.

from €€315
Book Now

Explore the Outdoors.

As the countryside changes colour from lush green to reds and golds, spend the day locally by trecking on nearby Knockfierna taking in the vista of the surrounding counties or explore the Ballyhoura Mountain range on foot or by bicycle and retire to The Mustard Seed  for a well deserved dinner and gauranteed good sleep. Before reluctantly checking out the following morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast with free range eggs from our own clutch of Rhode Island hens or try some of our home made black pudding. Residents at The Mustard Seed can avail of a 15% discount on bike hire. Contact Trailriders directly to arrange your bike or bring your own!

from €€139
Book Now

Twilight Dinner and overnight stay.

Stay overnight and enjoy our Early Evening 4 course dinner menu and full breakfast on the morning of your departure.

from €115
Book Now

Ultimate shopping breakaway!

Do you need some retail therapy combined with a relaxing stay at Ireland's Hideaway of the Year? For that get together with the girls or the all important bridal shopping trip, we've got the perfect package for you.
On the afternoon of your arrival, enjoy tea and cake on the terrace or find a cosy corner in the library. Dine from the Early Evening menu sampling four courses of delicious delights. After a restful nights sleep, prepare for the day with a cooked to order breakfast of local produce and eggs from our free range clutch.

Venture to the shopping mecca that is Newcastle West, 'A Chic place to Shop' ..where you will find a great selection of fashion stores from 'mother of the bride' to classic style.

Kimono Boutique
Bella Sola
Ela Maria's
Platform
All Season's
G Boutique
Virgo Boutique
Kelly's Shoes

and many more.

Explore the shops of Adare for some unique fashions, amazing bridal wear or bargain antiques. There is something for everyone, from crafts to fashion.
Aibheil Bridal Boutique
Isobel Boutique
Lady Penelope
Serendipity
Aisling Maher
Catherine McCormack

After a busy day, return to The Mustard Seed for some quite down time with tea and home made cake before joining us for the classic dinner menu, four courses of culinary pleasure.
Another great nights sleep awaits before the morning of your reluctant departure.

Offer includes 2 nights accommodation, Early Evening dinner on one evening with the classic dinner on the other evening. Full breakfast each morning and tea each afternoon.


from €240
Book Now

Exclusive Classic Car Experience.

For a break with a difference, take a step back in time with a retro adventure on the highways and byways of County Limerick. Combine your stay at Georgina Campbell’s “Hideaway of the Year” with the drive of your dreams in one of Retro Ventures Ireland's many vintage beauties. The unique sight and sound of a beautifully crafted vehicle can never fail to turn heads. Retro Ventures offers 2 wheeled and 4 wheeled vehicles so drive anything from a Porsch 911 to a Lotus Esprit. Or go solo on a Triumph Tiger 800. There are lots of gems to choose from. Following your thrilling day on the road, return to the Mustard Seed. Peel off the car gloves, shake out the hair and relax over dinner at Ireland’s Best Restaurant 2014.What a perfect way to celebrate a milestone birthday or a wildly romantic breakaway. This offer includes one night accommodation with classic dinner and full breakfast. Car hire is seperate due to the range of options available.  To arrange your vehicle, book directly with the good folk at Retroventures

from €139
Book Now

Ireland's Blue Book is a collection of Irish Country House Hotels, Historic Manor Houses, Castles and Restaurants located throughout the island of Ireland. Below is a full list of our houses and restaurants and the map above shows each of their locations.
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