An aerial view of Ashford Castle in Ireland

Ashford is ranked at the Forbes Five-Star level for both hotel and spa services. Here, you are welcomed as family, coming to enjoy dining designed for royalty, be treated to crafted sweets from in-house chocolatier, enjoy a film in the cinema, relax in the billiards room or lounge, or come to explore the grounds through activities.

A bedroom with a fireplace and chandelier in Ashford Castle

The 83 suites of Ashford Castle are each an example of what it means to blend style and taste with sumptuous comfort. Silk and velvet wallpapering, ironed daily, set the tone for rooms each designed with individual character.

A man sitting in a boat and fishing

From classic countryside options like golf, on a premiere course designed by Eddie Hackett no less, to archery, horse riding, cycling or the deeply beloved Hawk Walk, you are spoiled for options. Private fishing options available as well.

A restaurant with tables, chairs, and a bar in Ashford Castle

The menus across the castle's many dining locations profile seasonal produce and feature estate grown and artisan supplier ingredients. From the 1905 elegance of the George V Dining Room to a cottage setting with an upscale take on the flavour of comfort, there is ample to choose from.