Exterior of Ashford Castle
Ashford Castle
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Ashford Castle

Elegant historic castle.
The 800-year-old Ashford Castle is set on 350-acres of ancient woodland. This 13th-century estate overlooks Lough Corrib, one of the largest lakes in Ireland.
Insider Tip

Enjoy a wine tasting experience in an authentic wine cellar that was once the coal bunkers for the Guinness family.

Where You’re Staying

Each of the 83 accommodations are individually designed and decorated with antique furniture, bespoke carpets and beds, and unique works of art. Accommodations feature bold color palettes with luxurious Egyptian cotton linens. Select rooms in the oldest wing of the castle feature original fireplaces and high ceilings. The Hideaway Cottage is a former boathouse, set on the shores of Lough Corrib.

Where to Dine

George V Dining Room serves fine Irish cuisine made from locally sourced ingredients, some grown on the estate grounds. The Dungeon offers traditional Irish fare in a relaxed environment. The seasonal Cullen’s at the Cottage features causal international and local dishes during the summer. Enjoy afternoon tea in the Drawing Room or an evening cocktail at The Prince of Wales Bar or Billiards Room.

Where to Relax

Ashford Spa offers a hammam, steam room, whirlpool, relaxation pool with a Celtic mural, and five treatment rooms. The Ashford Castle Ritual combines five specialized spa treatments and includes a massage, hair treatment, and facial.

What To Do

Tee off at the castle’s nine-hole golf course or at a number of surrounding golf courses. Cruise Lough Corrib on a passenger vessel or in a traditional wooden boat. Fish in Lough Corrib with a local guide. Horseback ride across the grounds. Practice clay shooting and archery. Fly a Harris Hawk around the estate.

Features
Guided Adventures
Golf Course
Historic
Secluded
Pet-Friendly
Romantic
Restaurant and/or Bar
Spa
Fitness Center
Pool

Location of Ashford Castle

Ashford Castle Drive, Leaf Island. Cong, F31CA48 Ireland

Shannon Airport.

FINE HOTELS + RESORTS
At Ashford Castle, Platinum Card Members receive:*
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Food and beverage credit to be used during stay
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade.

Call Platinum Travel Service at 0800 017 0077 to book this property and receive your Fine Hotels + Resorts benefits.

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