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Ireland's Ancient East

Ireland's Ancient East packages at Ireland's Blue Book Houses & Restaurants 

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Viewmount House, Co. Longford

Suite & Breakfast plus Dinner

Description: Suite, ensuite, has a garden view and beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast (included) is cooked fresh from our extensive A La Carte Menu. Some rooms have King Beds and Four Poster Beds. Facilities include complimentary Bottled Water,  Bathrobes, Irish Handmade Toiletries, Hairdryer, Iron and Wi Fi. Restaurant: Pre booking is recommended.                   Open:  Wed. to Sat.  6.30pm to 9.00pm                              Sun.              1.00pm to 4.00pm (Lunch only)  

Valid From: 04.07.2017 To: 30.04.2018

From: €420 Total Stay

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Viewmount House, Co. Longford

Best Available Rate

Description: Best Available Only Rate

Valid From: 01.05.2018 To: 31.12.2018

From: €160.00 Total Stay

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Castle Durrow Country House Hotel, Co. Laois

Fall Back into Castle Durrow

Description: 2 Nights Luxurious accomodation in one of our Individual Styled Rooms Full Castle Durrow Breakfast each morning. *5 Course Candlelit Dinner on evening of your choice in The White Lady Dining Room. *30% Discount off Treatments in The Powder Box. Relax by the open fire in The Library Bar, Stroll along the river Bank or Explore our Kitchen Gardens. Available Dates: December: 13th, 14th, 20th & 21st *Dinner & Treatments must be booked in advance of you stay*

Valid From: 27.09.2017 To: 19.12.2017

From: €330 Total Stay

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Viewmount House, Co. Longford

Double Room, Breakfast and Early Bird Menu

Description: Double Room, ensuite, has a garden view and beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast (included) is cooked fresh from our extensive A La Carte Menu. Some rooms have King Beds and Four Poster Beds. Facilities include complimentary Bottled Water,  Bathrobes, Irish Handmade Toiletries, Hairdryer, Iron and Wi Fi. Restaurant: Pre booking is recommended.                   Open:  Wed. to Sat.  6.30pm to 9.00pm                              Sun.              1.00pm to 4.00pm (Lunch only)

Valid From: 01.04.2018 To: 31.12.2018

From: €230 Total Stay

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Tankardstown House, Co. Meath

Festive Flair - B&B, Festive Afternoon Tea & Dinner

Description: Experience Tankardstown's renowned hospitality and gourmet cuisine, all with a festive flair, this December. Enjoy the full experience with a night of  luxury accommodation  with  breakfast  the following morning, start off your stay with  Festive Afternoon Tea , and close the day with dining in Brabazon Restaurant from the delicious  Christmas Set Dinner  Menu.  Only €155pps. Additional to all of this, simply enjoy the homely, festively dressed, surorunds of Tankardstown House. Kick back by the fire in one of the Main House Drawing Rooms with a good book or warming beverage. Or amble out through the woodland/parkland with Bruce, the resident guide dog.

Valid From: 29.11.2017 To: 06.01.2018

From: €155 per person

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Aherne's Townhouse & Restaurant, Co. Cork

Bed & Breakfast

Description: This room rate includes " One of the best breakfast's in Ireland " - according to The Guardian Newspaper. Enjoy freshly squeezed orange juice, home made fresh fruit salad & poached pears. Choose from a full Irish breakfast or fresh fish of the day cooked to order.  Ireland's Blue Book Vouchers are very welcome.

Valid From: 01.04.2012 To: 31.12.2018

From: €130 Total price. Based on 2 people sharing (85 euro for a single)

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Viewmount House, Co. Longford

Double Room and Breakfast

Description: Double Room, ensuite, has a garden view and beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast (included) is cooked fresh from our extensive A La Carte Menu. Some rooms have King Beds and Four Poster Beds. Facilities include complimentary Bottled Water,  Bathrobes, Irish Handmade Toiletries, Hairdryer, Iron and Wi Fi. Restaurant: Pre booking is recommended.                   Open:  Wed. to Sat.  6.30pm to 9.00pm                              Sun.              1.00pm to 4.00pm (Lunch only)

Valid From: 01.05.2018 To: 31.12.2018

From: €160.00 Total Stay

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Longueville House, Co. Cork

One Night Dinner, Bed & Breakfast

Description: Treat yourself and a loved one to a one night weekend getaway in the stunning surroundings of Longueville House. Experience for yourselves first hand the simple life of country walks on the estate in the optional company of five eager dogs. Later, curl up by our log fire and relax.  Read a book, play scrabble, chat the hours away or simply sip Longueville House Cider or Apple Brandy.  This getaway package includes one nights accommodation, dinner for two from our Chef's Seasonal Menu and country house breakfast next morning. Our Restaurant Opens from 6.30pm to 9.00pm on Friday & Saturdays. Dinner reservations are essential and required atleast 24 hours in advance to gurantee a table. Please enhance your package and insert your preferred reservation time. Package Price From €298 based on two persons sharing in Queen Room. Optional Extra Seven Course Tasting Menu €15 supplement per person. Supplement of €30 per room for Saturday Night Stay.

Valid From: 01.01.2013 To: 23.12.2018

From: €230 per stay

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Viewmount House, Co. Longford

Suite and Breakfast

Description: Suite, ensuite, has a garden view and beautiful antique furniture. Breakfast (included) is cooked fresh from our extensive A La Carte Menu. Some rooms have King Beds and Four Poster Beds. Facilities include complimentary Bottled Water,  Bathrobes, Irish Handmade Toiletries, Hairdryer, Iron and Wi Fi. Restaurant: Pre booking is recommended.                   Open:  Wed. to Sat.  6.30pm to 9.00pm                              Sun.              1.00pm to 4.00pm (Lunch only)

Valid From: 01.05.2018 To: 31.12.2018

From: €190.00 Total Stay

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Tankardstown House, Co. Meath

The Entire Tankardstown Experience

Description: Tankardstown welcomes you to ‘double the enjoyment’ during your two day midweek break in the beautiful Boyne Valley. Arrive to a welcome bottle of Prosecco in your bedroom, to be sipped at your leisure during your stay with us.  Meander to the lower courtyard for  Afternoon Tea for Two , hopefully in the afternoon sunshine. Browse, the Tankardstown map and explore a little through the woodland walk, or simply kick back and relax a while. Dinner in award winning   Brabazon Restaurant  will be the real treat on the evening of your choice during your stay with us.  Sleep well in one of our beautifully appointed courtyard cottage suites, with only trickling fountains to disturb, awaken with a quick dip in the hot tub before a hearty breakfast to set you up for the day, served in the Cellar Restaurant. Definitely, worthy of leaving Tankardstown, if only for a little while is the short drive to the amazing world heritage site of  Newgrange  and lose your self in the wonder of this magnificent place.  Return to a deep cleansing facial, or neck, shoulder & back massage in our quaint beauty cottage,  The Hideout , to be rejuvenated since travelling back 5,000 years. A delicious informal lunch is available to you in  Brabazon Restaurant  along with a nice refreshing glass of wine with our compliments. We hope you enjoy your experience with us.

Valid From: 13.01.2016 To: 31.12.2019

From: €320 per person

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Aherne's Townhouse & Restaurant, Co. Cork

2 Night stay with dinner & tickets to Cork's newest visitor attraction

Description: Journey through 600 years of stories – of pain, tragedy, rebellion, but also of  love and friendship in Youghal Clock Gate Tower – Cork’s Newest Visitor Attraction for 2017! Offer includes Two nights Bed and Breakfast  One evening meal(Table D'hote 3 course Menu) on the evening of your choice. Offer available 7 days a week subject to availability A complimentary tour of Youghal Clock Gate Tower  Ireland's Blue Book Vouchers accpeted.   

Valid From: 09.02.2016 To: 31.12.2018

From: €290 total stay

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Barberstown Castle, Co. Kildare

4 Nights, 5000 years of history

Description: With Four Nights Accommodation and Breakfast, Enjoy the History, Mystery and Excitement of becoming a resident of one of Irelands’ most historic Castles. Previously owned by Eric Clapton, the Castle has played host to many famous and infamous guests over the ages. When you explore Ireland’s Ancient East, you wander through 5,000 years of history. In these lush, green lands, tales of feuding dynasties hide behind crumbling Gothic architecture; ghostly tombs predate the pyramids; and knights, kings, monks and Vikings loom large in incredible stories. It is time for you to become part of this exclusive and unique history! Make this Castle your home from home, using the Castle’s ideal location as a base from which to explore the best of all that Dublin and Ireland’s Ancient East has to offer. Discover anicent Ireland with four nights bed and breakfast at your unique Castle.

Valid From: 02.03.2016 To: 30.09.2018

From: €162.50 Per night (maximum 2 adults sharing)

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Barberstown Castle, Co. Kildare

5 Night Adventure in Irelands Ancient East

Description: Wander through 5000 years of history and create memories to last a lifetime.  Barberstown Castle is the ideal base from which to begin an immersive journey to discover Ireland's Ancient East.  Checking in is easy, but with Five Nights Accommodation at this Historic Castle you will find it difficult to leave!  The suggested itinerary will ensure you experience the best that Ireland's Ancient East has to offer and all within a short driving distance.  The recommended highlights include: Dublin , just 25 minutes from the Castle Newgrange, a Stone Age monumentconstructed over 5,000 years ago (about 3,200 B.C.) during the Neolithic period, which makes it older than Stonehenge and Great Pyramids of Giza. Castletown House  is Ireland's largest and earliest Palladian style house, we provide complimentary admission for 2 adults. Rock of Cashel, One of Ireland's most famous attractions Kilkenny Castle ,open for public tours and over 800 years old this Castle is a "must see" Glendalough  is home to one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland, a part of our Sacred Ireland. Make Barberstown Castle your home from home whilst discovering Ireland's Ancient East!

Valid From: 01.03.2016 To: 30.10.2018

From: €154 Per night (maximum 2 adults sharing)

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Longueville House, Co. Cork

Racing Home For Easter One Night Package

Description: For the sport of Kings, Mallow welcomes all and everyone to The Racing Home for Easter Festival on the Easter Bank Holiday Weekend. It is a three-day gathering of top quality flat and jump racing for everyone - locally, nationally and internationally. Fortunately Longueville House is conveniently located 1 .5 Km from the race course, a mere hop and a skip away! This package includes  One Nights’ Accommodation with Breakfast & Dinner for two on One Evening and Reserved Admission to Top Floor of the Grand Stand/Pavilion at One meeting of choice.

Valid From: 31.03.2018 To: 02.04.2018

From: €305 Per Stay

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Ballymaloe House, Co. Cork

Plant your own Sessile Oak Tree at Ballymaloe House

Description: This package celebrates Ballymaloe House being part of Failte Ireland's newly launched  Ireland's Ancient East  tourism initiative.  Ballymaloe House is built onto an historic Norman keep and the house itself is steeped in history.   Make Ballymaloe House your home for two nights and explore local sights and local places of interest. Enjoy short country strolls within the 300 acres of Ballymaloe farmland or explore the famous Ballycotton cliff walk nearby in the picturesque fishing village.   During your stay, join our head gardener and plant a Sessile Oak tree in a specially allocated plot within the Ballymaloe estate.  Your tree will be carefully recorded in a tree ledger and you will be presented with a certificate recording the number and location of your tree. Future visitors to Ballymaloe House will enjoy your tree for ever more and hopefully the future generations of your own family will continue to visit your tree for years to come.  This package includes the tree planting ceremony, two nights with dinner on one evening of your choice in the famous Yeats room restaurant and enjoy the famous country house breakfast served both mornings. Dinner reservations are essential.

Valid From: 01.11.2017 To: 30.03.2018

From: €€295.00 per person

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Marlfield House , Co. Wexford

BLUE BOOK VOUCHERS INCLUDING DINNER IN THE DUCK

Description: BLUE BOOK VOUCHERS, BEST RATES OFFERED! Offer includes: Luxurious Accommodation  ·  Full Irish Breakfast  ·  Tea & Scones   ·  Glass of Prosecco  · 3 course dinner in The Duck Restaurant It is for a one night stay and includes a glass of prosecco with tea and delicious scones on arrival, bed and full Irish breakfast in one of our luxurious bedrooms and delicious 3 course dinner in The Duck Restaurant .  We will upgrade your room on arrival if available. We will upgrade your room if we have   availability. Please call to make your dinner reservations in advance of your arrival if you wish to dine in either our  Conservatory Restaurant  or  The Duck' Restaurant

Valid From: 17.04.2017 To: 31.12.2018

From: €125 per person

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