Ireland's Blue Book Blog

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A Bird in the Hand - Four Fantastic Falconry Experiences


Four hotels offering falconry experiences around Ireland

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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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Trails to Trot


Equestrian Pursuits at Blue Book Houses

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Turning up the Heat at the Tannery Cookery School


Sharpen your cookery skills at the Tannery Cookery School in Dungarvan

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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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Explore, adore and more at Ballyfin Demesne


10 wonderfully luxurious things to do and see at Ballyfin Demesne

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5 Things to Do on your next trip to the Russborough House and Parklands


Looking for something to do on a sunny weekend? We list our 5 top tips on things to do at Russborough House and Parklands

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5 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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Getting around on the Greenways


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

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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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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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Blue Book Swimming Pools


Whether you're looking to relax or for a bit of exercise, sometimes you just need a dip in a Blue Book swimming pool.

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Cooking Up A Storm


Roll up your sleeves with these delectable cookery courses, and hone your skills with some of Ireland’s most talented and well known chefs.

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A cycling adventure to Gregans Castle


As I sat down to dinner in Gregans Castle, one of Irelands blue book hotels, last evening looking out at the purple hue form the limestone mountain across the valley I noticed the sky beginning to change colour. As each course of my meal was presented the sky went from pink to orange to red before finally succumbing to darkness as my desert arrived.

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Southern Golf Tour of Ireland


A True Blue Gofling Experience

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