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Connemara Dreamin’ in Galway’s Glenlo Abbey Hotel


We have put together 6 experiences to be enjoyed during your stay at Glenlo Abbey, for some you won’t even have to leave the grounds of the hotel. For others, adventure awaits a little further afield.

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The Townhouse Suite at No.1 Pery Square, Limerick


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.

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The Wilder Townhouse, Dublin – The perfect location for female business travellers


Just a five minute stroll from the heart of Dublin City Centre, The Wilder Townhouse is a perfect, safe location for female business travellers

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Rooms With a View


What could be better than waking up to one of these spectacular views...

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Soak up the Suds


Relax, unwind and float effortlessly in a calming and serene state, with these 5 Blissful Bathtubs from Ireland’s Blue Book.

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Sweet Suite Luxury at Wineport Lodge, Athlone


After undergoing an extensive refurbishment, the Champagne Suite can now be called one of the premier hideaways in the country.

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Luxury Shepherd Huts at Virginia Park Lodge


Stay somewhere different in one of the luxurious shepherd huts at Virginia Park Lodge in Cavan

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New to the Blue Book for 2020 – Introducing the Newest Members to the Collection


Ireland's Blue Book introduces its newest members to the collection - a chic, boutique townhouse in Dublin, and a historic castle in Limerick.

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5 Dreamy Things to Do, Drink and Dine on in Dublin


5 Dreamy Things to Do, Drink and Dine on in Dublin

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A Night at the Movies - 3 Hotels with their Own Cinema


Did you know that some Blue Book hotels and country houses have their very own cinemas? Indulge in the most luxurious cinematic experience, and curl up with some popcorn, (or perhaps a glass of wine) and enjoy an intimate screening of your favourite movie in one of these boutique cinemas.

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A Chilled Out Visit to the Ice House


A short stay at the relaxing Ice House on the banks of the River Moy in County Mayo

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4 Stunning Star Wars Filming Locations along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way


4 Stunning Star Wars Filming Locations along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way

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3 Gorgeous Glamping Getaways


Camping has never been so luxurious!

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Walking in a Wooded Wonderland at Belleek Castle


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

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If You Go Down to the Woods Today…


Dunbrody House opens cosy woodland cabin

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8 Perfect Places to Picnic this Summer with Ireland’s Blue Book


With summer in full swing, why not make the most of this glorious sunshine… Pack up your baskets and dust off those blankets and visit some of these picturesque places for the perfect picnic spot!

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A Bird in the Hand - Four Fantastic Falconry Experiences


Four hotels offering falconry experiences around Ireland

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On the Wild Side


A 5 day trip along the Wild Atlantic Way between Cork and Galway, featuring top attractions, hidden gems and the best places to stay

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6 Exciting Filming Locations from the Iconic Game of Thrones Series


6 Exciting Filming Locations from the Iconic Game of Thrones Series

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Summer Swimming – 6 Serene Spots for Wild Swimming


6 spots around Ireland where you can swim in the wild

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5 Things to do for your Country Spring Escape


Spring is in the air so it's time to plan a country escape.

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A Sunny Staycation at Aherne’s


A Sunny, Seaside Staycation at Aherne’s Townhouse in Youghal, Co. Cork.

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Explore and more at Ballyfin Demesne


10 wonderfully luxurious things to do and see at Ballyfin Demesne

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12 Great Ways to Use Your Voucher from Ireland’s Blue Book


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.

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Top 10 Tips for a Pet-Friendly Blue Book Holiday!


Who better to go on holiday with than Man's Best Friend?

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