Posted on Mar 13, 2009 | Comments 0
When you are traveling, finding the right accommodations is all part of the experience.
When you visit Ireland you have the chance to undergo first hand, a slice of history that is uniquely Irish.
Whether you have deep pockets or are traveling on a tight budget [Budget travel], you are sure to find the ideal Irish Castle for your holiday accommodations.
4 Star Irish Castle Accommodations
Castle Durrow in County Laois is considered to be Country House Hotel that can be found in the centre of the Irish Midlands. It is just a ninety minute drive from the city of Dublin. You are encouraged to relax and take in the spectacular surroundings of Castle Durrow.
It has been restored with love to invoke its glorious past, though it is chock full of contemporary amenities for the comfort of its guests.
Abbeyglen Castle Hotel can be found in Clifden in County Galway. With its battlements and turrets, Abbeyglen Castle blends well with the countryside of Connemara.
Combining a setting that is relaxed and intimate with the grandeur of castle living, Abbeyglen dates back to 1824 and is in close proximity to the village of Clifden, a popular tourist destination.
Abbeyglen Castle is run by Brian and Paul Hughes, brothers that are hard working in order to present guests an atmosphere that is both warm and welcoming in a friendly and informal castle.
5 Star Irish Castle Accommodations
Ashford Castle in County Mayo is known as one of the most dazzling luxury resorts in Ireland. Perched on the bank of the Lough Corrib, you can enjoy recreational facilities that are complementary such as falconry and vacation cruises.
Visitors to Ashford Castle will be treated royally as they vacation like a king or queen. The Estate was once the home of the Guinness family and dates back to the year 1228. Ashford Castle first opened its doors as a hotel in 1929 and has been impressing guests ever since.
Waterford Castle in County Waterford is the ultimate accommodations for luxury and splendor. It is considered to be an “island hotel” and is a serene oasis that overlooks the Suir River’s estuary.
The Waterford Castle can only be reached by a private ferry and once you arrive upon the island, time seems to stand still as you meander through the entrance that is lined with trees that leads to the castle.
The castle is more than 800 years old. Spectacular surroundings lend themselves to the sheer luxury of the Waterford Castle where you can imagine you are King of all your survey during your magnificent holiday.
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