Last minute romantic breaks for Valentine's Day and Valentine's Weekend
A short stay at the relaxing Ice House on the banks of the River Moy in County Mayo
Planning a trip to County Mayo? Include a night in Belleek Castle on your itinerary - with blazing fires, sumptuous food, and a dog that doubles as a tour guide
Things to do around the island of Ireland this February
If you're looking for the perfect elegant venue to have your own "royal wedding", then Barberstown Castle could be the perfect place
New to the Blue Book for 2019 – Introducing the Six Newest Members
The Blue Book contains beautiful country houses, hotels and restaurants all across Ireland, many set in idyllic scenic surroundings in some of the more rugged and isolated parts of this beautiful island.
Is there anything as exciting than planning your wedding? Planning your Bridal Shower of course! We have some ideas for a bridal shower to suit you.
7 of the best boutique hotels and country houses for intimate and elegant weddings
We get together with Patricia Teahan, the head chef at Carrig Country House in County Kerry, to ask about her passion for food, cookery and her favourite ingredients
Make a break for it with your best girl gang with one of these ultra glam destinations.
Get expert advice from the Blue Book wedding properties, with years of experience planning weddings.
Did you know that the Bushmills Inn has its own cinema? Why not do something a little bit different and enjoy small, intimate screenings of some of your favourite films in this exclusive boutique cinema. Package includes a 2-course dinner in the award-winning restaurant, and of course, popcorn.
Equine Assisted Learning (EAL) that is part of top health, spa and recovery programs in USA and Australia is now in Ireland at Killadangan House, Westport, Ireland. EAL is a system of personal development that works with horses as co- facilitators, teachers and guides. The experience is offered with an Equine Assisted Facilitator, Mary Berkery as part of a themed workshop.
This delectable recipe comes from Chef & Owner Chris 'Woody' Woodward of Blairscove House, Co Cork.
A delicious Sticky Toffee Pudding Recipe from Ballymaloe House
Located on the top floor of No.1 is the Townhouse Suite, a generous and stylish suite complete with sweeping views of the city and the mountains of Clare, its own bar & dining area, comfy sofas and a large screen on which to watch all the latest movies.
Castle Leslie Estate is one of the last great Irish castle estates still in the hands of its founding family, and houses a library that consists of about 2000 volumes built up over time from books acquired by (as well as works written by) the Bishop and the generations of Leslies who came after him.
The first of the native Irish oysters are appearing on menus around the country, and are being served in the Blue Book Houses
After undergoing an extensive refurbishment, the Champagne Suite can now be called one of the premier hideaways in the country.
Rosemary & Raisin Soda Bread from Ballymaloe