Ireland's Blue Book Blog

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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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12 Great Ways to Use Your Gift 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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10 Stunning Places to See in Sligo


Things to do and places to see in Sligo

Wild Atlantic Way

Discover Dreamy Retreats Along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way: 16 Enchanting Escapes


Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way stretches from the Northern Headlands to the Surf Coast, and is famous for its sweeping coastlines, towering sea cliffs, and diverse landscapes.

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Fresh Air, Facials and Cookery Classes at Dunbrody Country House Hotel


Escape to Dunbrody Country House Hotel in County Wexford for a Wellness Weekend

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6 Things to do in Kerry


Things to do and places to see in Kerry

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8 of Ireland's Wonderful Greenways


Things to do and places to see along Ireland's Greenways

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7 Lovely Places to Visit in Limerick


Things to do and places to see in Limerick

Food and Drink

8 Things to do on the coast of Northern Ireland


Things to do on Northern Ireland's coast

Events

7 Ways to Spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day


Spoiling your Mum this Mother’s Day with Ireland’s Blue Book

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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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5 Country House Hotels with Lovely Autumn Leaves


5 Blue Book Country House Hotels that have lovely Autumn leaves to enjoy and admire on your walk

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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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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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Celebrate at Carrig Country House & Restaurant


Special Occasions on the Ring of Kerry

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New to the Blue Book for 2019 – Introducing the Six Newest Members


New to the Blue Book for 2019 – Introducing the Six Newest Members

Activities

5 Perfect Autumn Walks


Are you looking for an active getaway? We have gathered 5 Blue Book walks that are at their best in the crisp autumn air.

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4 Pretty Pumpkin Patches to Visit this Halloween


5 pumpkin patches to visit this Halloween

History

The Marshall Doran Collection in Belleek Castle


Why not take a step back through time and discover the fantastic history of the unique Castle through a guided tour and explore the Marshall Doran Collection of fossils and Medieval European Armour.

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New to the Blue Book for 2023 – Introducing the Newest Members to the Collection


Ireland's Blue Book introduces its newest members to the collection - Luxurious Georgian Mansion in Cork, Quirky Townhouse Kerry, Historic Hotel in Down, Elegant Townhouse in Cork and a 15th Century Castle in Kilkenny

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9 Stylish Venues for your next Family Get-Together


Find the perfect venue for your next family get-together, birthday celebration, anniversary or reunion.

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Ditch the Car: 6 Hotels You Can Travel to by Train


6 Hotels you can travel to by train

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Soak up the Suds


Relax, unwind and float effortlessly in a calming and serene state, with these 7 Blissful Bathtubs from Ireland’s Blue Book.

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10 Last Minute Romantic Escapes for Valentine's


Last minute romantic breaks for Valentine's Day and Valentine's Weekend

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5 Blue Book Boltholes within 90 minutes of Dublin


5 Blue Book Boltholes within 90 minutes of Dublin that are perfect for your next break away

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