Remarkable, elegant and stately, a castle estate stay immerses you in history, surrounded by exceptional modern comforts, abundant with activities and is not to be missed on luxury travel to Ireland or Scotland.
The passion, personality and creativity of our cities exudes from each corner and from every borough. So too does this same presence, comfort and character infuse each of our preferred city-centric luxury stays.
Luxury accommodations at castles, manor homes estate and hotels transform your stay from simply a place to overnight into a full experience of service, presence, history and style. The best hotels in Ireland and Scotland happen to be some of the best luxury hotels in the world. Arrive, relax and be enveloped by your stay.
Widely lauded as Ireland’s top castle destination, 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.
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.
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.
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.
Meet the Castle’s resident dogs - Junior Irish Wolfhound, Mulligan, Labrador, Dubh and Irish red and white setter, Shay for a prized photo in the castle, or on a morning walk through the sumptuous woodlands and rolling hills of Kinloch Woods. Their bounding, playful nature, the exquisite views back onto the Castle and the wealth of tales offered by their handler, James will ensure the perfect start to your day.
GREAT FOR GOLF
FANTASTIC FOR FAMILY
MILESTONES & CELEBRATIONS
SPA & WELLNESS
In-house fine dining options across our portfolio range from spaces built to accommodate royalty, to high-concept modern eating and tasting experiences.
TEA FOR TWO
Indulge in the tradition of afternoon tea on the premises of most stays, whether an elegant High or a refreshing standard, how you take yours in entirely up to you.
Bars, lounges, specialised cocktail experiences with or without the spirits and cellars primed with decades of choices, all serve as on-site settings perfect for wishing Slaintѐ.
Our stays offer gourmet dining and excellent drink, often hosting some of the most highly recognised names of their craft.