Welcome to Castle Hotel Ireland!

This website is an independent directory of castle hotels in Ireland, created and maintained to help you pick a great destination for your next stay in one of the most luxurious castle hotels in Ireland. Whether you're looking for your next castle hotel trip or want to share photos and impressions from your latest break in one of the castle hotels in Ireland - you've come to the right place.

There are quite a few castle hotels in Ireland: some castles were converted into exclusive hotels, quite a few castles are privately owned and offer B&B facilities, and there's many modern hotels that are built around historical sites and feature remains of castles onsite.

Almost every castle hotel is an example of both modern hospitality and ageless luxury. With so many choices available in five-star and four-star castle hotels in Ireland, you can easily find a great holiday break in a castle hotel close to your town or airport. If you feel like making your trip extra special, it's possible to stay in a castle in Ireland that will offer an exquisite spa or have an equestrian centre onsite. If you're into golf, you're in great luck as the sport is so popular in Ireland that almost every five star castle has an exceptional golf course nearby.

Many castle hotels have expanded to include extra dining and accommodation facilities, this means cottage-based suites are now available at lower price and it's possible to enjoy a light breakfast or lunch without the formality of main restaurant. Such options may also mean a longer stay at the castle of your choice while staying within the same budget. Naturally, as a guest of a castle hotel you will usually have access to all the facilities like fitness clubs and on-site activities.

Castle Hotels in Ireland

Best Castle Hotels in Ireland

This list includes only the best castle hotels in Ireland.

Mostly five-star hotels, these castles are always popular destinations with a host of activities at hand. Horse riding and fishing, fitness and spa treatments, helicopter rides and hiking - all of these are available in a surprising number of hotels in Ireland.

Some of these hotels are truly the oldest castles in Ireland still offering accommodation, so a stay in any of the hotels below will be a guaranteed thrill and joy of discovering something old and beautiful and unique.

If you are looking for an enchanting castle hotel break which you want to be romantic, beautiful and full of luxury - any of the castles below will help you have a truly special holiday.

 
Ashford Castle 5 Stars
Town: Cong, Co. Mayo
Website: Ashford Castle

Ashford Castle is a five-star castle hotel in County Mayo. Situated on the shore of Lough Corrib, it is surrounded by beautiful gardens and offers plenty of activities for its valued guests.

Ashford Castle has 83 luxurious suites to make every visit a truly special experience.

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Adare Manor 5 Stars
Town: Adare, Co. Limerick
Website: Adare Manor

Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort is a luxury castle hotel located in the Village of Adare, Co. Limerick, Ireland. This five star hotel complex sits on the 840 acres of beautiful parklands and includes the world-famous Adare Golf Club, an equestrian centre, Lavender Cottage, Townhouses and Villas.

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Dromoland Castle 5 Stars
Town: Newmarket-On-Fergus, Co. Clare
Website: Dromoland Castle

Dromoland Castle and Golf Resort is a beautiful five star castle hotel in Co Clare, Ireland. A sister hotel of Ashford Castle, Dromoland Castle offers both timeless luxury and most modern set of amenities.

With a choice of deluxe rooms, staterooms and suites, Dromoland Castle is one of the most enchanting five star hotels in Ireland.

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Kilronan Castle Hotel 5 Stars
Town: Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon
Website: Kilronan Castle Hotel

Kilronan Castle Hotel is one of Ireland's luxury 5 Star Castle Hotels.

Kilronan Castle Hotel has 84 luxury bedrooms and a world class Spa and Leisure centre onsite. Situated on the shore of Lough Meelagh and surrounded by 40 acres of parkland, this magnificent hotel is a popular destination for romantic weddings.

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Waterford Castle Hotel 4 Stars
Town: Waterford, Co. Waterford
Website: Waterford Castle Hotel

Waterford Castle Hotel is a luxury 4 star hotel and golf resort.

The castle was converted into a hotel in 1987, its 18-hole golf course opened in 1992.

For more than a decade, Waterford Castle Hotel has been setting an example for the isolated island beauty combined with a warm welcome.

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Solis Lough Eske Castle 5 Stars
Town: Donegal, Co. Donegal
Website: Solis Lough Eske Castle

Solis Lough Eske Castle is a luxury five star hotel and spa in Ireland. Sitting on the beautiful forest woodland on the shores of Lough Eske, Solis Lough Eske Castle is the only five star hotel in Donegal.

Lough Eske Castle has been voted World's Best Luxury Country Hotel for the last 4 years.

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Castle Hotels Ireland

There are many castle hotels in Ireland and the list of castles below is one of the most complete listings available.

All the important facts are shown right in the list - you should see a small photo of each castle hotel along the official star rating of each hotel and location details. When available, a link to the castle hotel's official website is provided.

Following the 'Read more' link will open a full castle profile page, featuring latest special offers, larger photos of the castle, historical information, description of accommodation options and available activities. You will also find an interactive map with the castle hotel location and have all the contact information listed at the very bottom of the page.

We are committed to making this Ireland Castle Hotels list as useful as it's possible, so if you believe there's a way for us to enhance it by adding additional facts about castle hotels - we'll be glad to hear from you and do our best to help. Please use the contact form.

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Lough Rynn Castle Hotel 4 Stars
Town: Mohill, Co. Leitrim
Website: Lough Rynn Castle Hotel

Lough Rynn Castle Hotel is one of the most luxurious Castle Hotels in Ireland. Once ancestral home of the Clements family and the legendary Lord Leitrim, this estate is one of the most beautiful hotels you can find in Leitrim.

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Castle Leslie 4 Stars
Town: Glaslough, Co. Monaghan
Website: Castle Leslie

Castle Leslie is one one of the most elegant castle hotels you can find in Ireland. With its long history and impeccable traditions, it's gone through major renovations in the past decade to become one of the most pleasant estates around.

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Clontarf Castle 4 Stars
Town: Dublin, Co. Dublin
Website: Clontarf Castle

Clontarf Castle is a beautiful 4-star castle hotel in Ireland, just minutes from the Dublin city centre.

A short drive from Dublin airport, Clontarf Castle enjoys the quiet neighbourhood and proximity of the Dublin bay.

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Dunboyne Castle 4 Stars
Town: Dunboyne, Co. Meath
Website: Dunboyne Castle

Dunboyne Castle Hotel is a four star hotel in Co. Meath, Ireland.

Dunboyne Castle is a popular destination for conferences thanks to 145 rooms and a number of spacious conference suites. This luxury hotel is also well known for its wedding packages and the Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa Wedding Fairs that are held twice a year.

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Fitzpatrick Castle 4 Stars
Town: Killiney, Co. Dublin
Website: Fitzpatrick Castle

Fitzpatrick Castle is a four star castle hotel in the enchanting surroundings of Killiney Hill and Dublin Bay in South Dublin, Ireland.

Fitzpatrick Castle celebrated 40 years in business and has earned many industry awards in the recent years as one of the most popular destinations in Dublin for weddings and banquets.

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Ashford Castle 5 Stars
Town: Cong, Co. Mayo
Website: Ashford Castle

Ashford Castle is a five-star castle hotel in County Mayo. Situated on the shore of Lough Corrib, it is surrounded by beautiful gardens and offers plenty of activities for its valued guests.

Ashford Castle has 83 luxurious suites to make every visit a truly special experience.

Read more about Ashford Castle
 
Adare Manor 5 Stars
Town: Adare, Co. Limerick
Website: Adare Manor

Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort is a luxury castle hotel located in the Village of Adare, Co. Limerick, Ireland. This five star hotel complex sits on the 840 acres of beautiful parklands and includes the world-famous Adare Golf Club, an equestrian centre, Lavender Cottage, Townhouses and Villas.

Read more about Adare Manor
 
Bunratty Castle Hotel 3 stars
Town: Bunratty, Co. Claire
Website: Bunratty Castle Hotel

Located just minutes away from the famous Bunratty Castle, the Bunratty Castle Hotel is a wonderful castle hotel in Bunratty, Co. Claire, Ireland.

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Dromoland Castle 5 Stars
Town: Newmarket-On-Fergus, Co. Clare
Website: Dromoland Castle

Dromoland Castle and Golf Resort is a beautiful five star castle hotel in Co Clare, Ireland. A sister hotel of Ashford Castle, Dromoland Castle offers both timeless luxury and most modern set of amenities.

With a choice of deluxe rooms, staterooms and suites, Dromoland Castle is one of the most enchanting five star hotels in Ireland.

Read more about Dromoland Castle
 
Kilronan Castle Hotel 5 Stars
Town: Ballyfarnon, Co. Roscommon
Website: Kilronan Castle Hotel

Kilronan Castle Hotel is one of Ireland's luxury 5 Star Castle Hotels.

Kilronan Castle Hotel has 84 luxury bedrooms and a world class Spa and Leisure centre onsite. Situated on the shore of Lough Meelagh and surrounded by 40 acres of parkland, this magnificent hotel is a popular destination for romantic weddings.

Read more about Kilronan Castle Hotel
 
Waterford Castle Hotel 4 Stars
Town: Waterford, Co. Waterford
Website: Waterford Castle Hotel

Waterford Castle Hotel is a luxury 4 star hotel and golf resort.

The castle was converted into a hotel in 1987, its 18-hole golf course opened in 1992.

For more than a decade, Waterford Castle Hotel has been setting an example for the isolated island beauty combined with a warm welcome.

Read more about Waterford Castle Hotel
 
Ballygally Castle Hotel 4 Stars
Town: Ballygally, Co. Antrim
Website: Ballygally Castle Hotel

Ballygally Castle Hotel is a 17th century four star hotel located on a picturesque Atrim coastline just 26 miles from Belfast.

Popular venue for romantic weddings and a great location for golf enthusiasts, Ballygally Castle is a hotel well know for both its hospitality and service.

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Solis Lough Eske Castle 5 Stars
Town: Donegal, Co. Donegal
Website: Solis Lough Eske Castle

Solis Lough Eske Castle is a luxury five star hotel and spa in Ireland. Sitting on the beautiful forest woodland on the shores of Lough Eske, Solis Lough Eske Castle is the only five star hotel in Donegal.

Lough Eske Castle has been voted World's Best Luxury Country Hotel for the last 4 years.

Read more about Solis Lough Eske Castle