Aerial view of Dromoland Castle

Ireland's Best Hotel for 2024, awarded by the Irish Independent Travel Awards. Whether you visit during the spring, summer, fall or winter season, the stunning greenery and a myriad of activities cater to families with kids, romantic partners, and anyone celebrating milestones.

Deluxe room with large bed in Dromoland Castle

Royal-approved rooms, from lakeside lookouts to luxurious suites. Each thoughtfully designed with canopied beds, exquisite bathrooms, and beautiful views that celebrate Irish heritage. The new luxury lodge, set to open in winter, will combine opulence with home comfort for an unforgettable escape.

Two men and a woman enjoying falconry activity in Dromoland Castle

Offering a range of activities, from archery to clay shooting and falconry. Fish, boat or paddle board in Dromoland Lough or take a woodland jog. The estate has a championship golf course and a state-of-the-art practice facility, in addition to a swimming pool, tennis courts, gym, sauna, steam room, go-karting, and spa.

Earl of Thomond restaurant in Dromoland Castle

The hotel's Executive Head Chef, David McCann, for over 20 years has a focus on the finest ingredients, contemporary flair and his creations are served in the landmark restaurant, Earl of Thomond, or in the more relaxed Gallery. Guests can also enjoy a champagne picnic on the lake, private dining, or Afternoon Tea.