A Co Mayo hotel has been named one of the best in world for a winter break by a leading travel website. Ireland is famously a beautiful country all year round but if you are lucky enough to be there when the stunning scenery is covered with a blanket of snow, it can be truly… Continue reading Stunning Irish Castle is one of the best hotels in the world for a winter getaway
A wonderful 18th century castle in Co Limerick is on the market and it is equally stunning on the inside as it is from the outside. Heathfield Castle in Ballinrune, Kilmeedy has a special feature that makes it a unique home, even for a castle – an 18th century limekiln that has been incorporated into… Continue reading Magnificent 18th century Irish castle with stunning unique feature – take a look inside
A stunning Irish home from the Victorian era has gone on the market and an asking price of €1,250,000. That might seem a considerable amount for a three bedroom home but the property has plenty going for it.
A stunning gothic revival castle in Ireland has gone on the property market and could be yours if you have around €3.5m to spare. If like most of us, you don’t have that sort of cash, it is still fascinating to take a look around to get a feel of the atmosphere and history that… Continue reading Take a look inside this stunning Irish gothic revival castle
A room in an Irish castle has become the highest rated accommodation in AirBnB history. The master bedroom at Cahercastle in Co Galway is currently priced at €160 per night.
An Irish castle has been named in the top ten most beautiful castles in the world. Kilkenny Castle was named eighth in the list compiled by Architectural Digest, who described it as “one of the most fairytale-esque castles in the world”. The description read: “This castle overlooks the River Nore and was used to guard… Continue reading Kilkenny Castle named amongst the most beautiful in the world
take a look inside this fairytale Irish castle which was restored to its former glory over a 15 year period by a hard working couple. Eamonn and Teresa O’Rourke have lived in Fr Mathew Tower for more than 15 years. The castle was in need of work when they purchased it, but after just 9… Continue reading Take a video tour of fairytale castle in Ireland
Take a look inside this famous Irish castle which underwent a €5m restoration in 2015. Markree Castle in Sligo was bought by the Corscadden family who specialise in restoring such grand buildings.
Anybody who is fascinated by Irish history – or loves the idea of living in the Irish countryside – might be interested in a Knockabbey Castle. The beautiful property in Co Louth was put up for sale in 2016 for a cool €1.6m.
They say every Irish person is descended from Irish kings…well, now you have a chance to live like one, if only for a week or two on holiday. Ballytarsna-Hackett Castle is a 15th century tower house that will give you a taste of luxury living, medieval style. It’s available on Airbnb for holidays and short… Continue reading Live like ancient Irish royalty in this restored castle – ideal holiday getaway