Midweek Magic at Ardtara Country House Hotel
A midweek summer stayover at Ardtara Country House might be the perfect quick and easy getaway this summer.
Ardtara is an elegant, romantic 19th century mansion surrounded by 10 peaceful acres of woodlands – take a leisurely stroll along the sun-dappled pathways before dinner, or venture out from the grounds and visit the Seamus Heaney Homeplaces museum, or perhaps some of the dramatic filming locations from the iconic Game of Thrones series.
This offer includes an overnight stay, a bottle of prosecco, white or red wine in your room on arrival, a two course evening meal in the award-winning restaurant, and a cooked breakfast next morning.
From £84.50 per person sharing
Linger Lakeside Carrig House
Spoil yourself with a serene lakeside summer staycation at Carrig Country House, situated in the most idyllic location on the banks of Caragh Lake.
Take a refreshing morning dip in the lake before breakfast, stroll through the lakeside gardens or get out and explore the local area, the Reeks District and the famously beautiful Ring of Kerry.
In the evening, simply relax with a drink beside the lake and watch the sun go down before a delicious 4 course dinner.
This offer includes 2 nights Bed and Breakfast Dinner on one evening, and tea, coffee and homemade biscuits on arrival.
From €385 Total stay for two people
Lazy, Hazy Summer Days at Castle Durrow
Escape to Castle Durrow and live like a king or queen for a night in the lavish but oh-so-comfortable surroundings of this elegant, family run hotel.
Stroll along the riverbank or through the historic walled gardens before enjoying a delicious meal in the relaxed Library bar or in the Conservatory Restaurant. After dinner settle in for the most comfortable nights sleep in one of the individually decorated bedrooms.
This offers includes Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for two people sharing from €290
Blaze a trail at Castle Leslie Estate
Retreat to a rural estate, meander down ancient walks and bridleways, idle by the glittering lakes and explore the magnificent 1,000 acre estate. This offer includes 2 Nights Bed & full Irish Breakfast and one Table D'Hote Dinner in the award-winning Snaffles restaurant, located in The Lodge
Castle Leslie Estate is also home to its own equestrian centre, so if you ever fancied getting back in the saddle, or learning to ride for the first time, there are a range of different equestrian experiences for guests – from private lessons, to adventurous hacks and cross-country rides.
This offer includes 2 Nights Bed and Breakfast with Dinner on one evening from €430 Total Stay
A Country House Retreat to Longueville House
For a true country house hotel experience, you need look no further than Longueville House. 400 acres of tranquil estate, where you can get away from it all and do nothing but stroll through the countryside, fish in the river, dine on delicious food and while away the long evenings chatting over a Longueville House Cider or Brandy.
With 400 acres of lush estate, orchards, woodlands and riverside walks at your disposal, it possible you won’t want to set foot off the estate during your stay at Longueville, but if the urge takes you for a little extra exploration, there is also a Donkey Sanctuary, Mallow Castle and Cork Racecourse within 15 minutes of the estate.
This offer includes 2 Nights Bed and Breakfast with Dinner on one evening from €475 Total Stay
Connemara Dreamin' at Rosleague Manor
Make a quick break away for a wonderful overnight stay with 5 course dinner and cooked breakfast included the next morning at Rosleague Manor. Secluded on it’s own 30 acre estate and surrounded by peaceful woodland, you’ve be forgiven for not wanted to stray further than edge of the grounds. But if you do, Rosleague Manor is perfectly placed for exploration of the natural and unspoilt terrain of Connemara, as well as some of the most beautiful beaches in the country.
This offer includes Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for two people sharing from €230