Dromoland Castle Hotel
Dromoland Castle Hotel overview
The 5-star Dromoland Castle Hotel is one of Ireland’s finest castle properties. It is majestically positioned on the shores of Lough Dromoland and surrounded by 450-acres of mature grounds including a championship parkland golf course.
The lavish décor and superb dining complement the luxury accommodations of Dromoland’s s 97 guest rooms and suites. The property offers an intimate full-service spa and plenty of traditional outdoor activities including falconry, fishing, and horse-riding which help provide a unique guest experience.
The gothic-styled stone walls of the Castle date from the early 1800s, while The Queen Anne Court, an interesting quadrangle, was built in the early 1700s. For those looking to experience old-world Ireland with the convenience of modern-day amenities, there are few venues that can rival Dromoland Castle.
Dromoland Castle Golf Club is a beautiful 18-hole, par-72 parkland course set in the magnificent grounds of the Dromoland estate, winding its way through woodland, past lakes and over creeks. Recent improvements to the course have turned this into a championship venue that tests all golfers whilst Dromoland Castle provides a beautiful backdrop to your round.
Each room at Dromoland Castle enjoys its own unique character, perfectly mixing old-world charm with appropriate amenities, giving views of the flowering herb garden, the 16th century stone courtyard or the shimmering lake.
There are 97 guestrooms including 14 suites at Dromoland, all of which present elegant furnishings, sublime bathrooms, relaxing color schemes, enticing beds and a stunning view of the grounds, with the idea of celebrating the property’s Irish heritage.
Restaurant & Bars
Dromoland Castle has a reputation for award-winning cuisine where guests can experience fine dining of the highest quality. The Earl of Thomond Restaurant is delightfully relaxed and eating here is sure to be a highlight of your stay.
Providing a true taste of Ireland surrounded by Venetian Silk, glistening chandeliers and superb views of the estate, there are few restaurants that can provide such a setting in Ireland. Other options include The Gallery, a good spot for lunch or a casual evening meal and the Figtree Restaurant which can be found in the Golf & Country Club. In the evening residents can enjoy the Cocktail Bar for drinks, which used to be the old library.
Spa & Leisure
The Spa at Dromoland Castle offers 6 luxury treatment rooms where guests can relax and be pampered and take one of a number of different treatments that are available.
The Dromoland Castle Hotel is situated on a beautiful, private, 450-acre estate that includes lakes, mature woodland, and a golf course. The property is conveniently located just 20 minutes north of Shannon Airport which has good international access and is only 20 minutes from Ennis for anyone who wants to experience the traditions and culture of a quintessential Irish town.
On Site Activities
An ideal venue if you enjoy the outdoors, Dromoland Castle offers all sorts of leisure activities such as fishing, archery, falconry, horse-riding, tennis and of course the 18-hole championship golf course.
The Figtree Restaurant in the golf & country club is an excellent place to stop after a round of golf. Offering drinks and an excellent menu, golfers can enjoy a light lunch, post-round snack or casual dinner.
Did You Know
The Dromoland Castle Estate is the ancestral home of the O’Briens of Dromoland, whose lineage dates back 1,000 years to Brian Boru, one of the last High Kings of Ireland.
Dromoland Castle Golf Course
Dromoland Castle Golf & Country Club boasts a beautiful parkland course set in the private 450-acre Dromoland Estate. With excellent views from tee to green this magnificent championship layout makes for a delightful change from the demanding links courses of South West Ireland. Although part of the luxurious Dromoland Estate, golfers from off-property can visit and enjoy the tranquillity of this stunning course that is consistently ranked amongst Ireland’s top 50.