Imagine a manor house on the edge of a peat-dark, salmon-rich river, surrounded by mature woodlands and with glimpses of the gray Twelve Bens mountains range beyond, and with the ocean just a few miles away... that's what you'll find when you choose to vacation like this.
Fall into the relaxation of a gentler time on a 5-Star Irish Elegance Vacation. Combining of comfort, luxury, and warm Irish hospitality are just a few amenities that you will encounter at these locations.
Start this unique experience with luxurious days. When the soft evening rolls around, each exquisite accommodation offers a unique brand of wonderful to enjoy. Explore the towns, and, as night falls settle in and feel the camaraderie of a warm pub and its pulsing music. When it’s time to wander back to your hotel, you’ll sink into fine sheets and dream of a life that was lived in times long gone. When it’s time to treat yourself there is nothing quite so fine as Irish Elegance!
Some activities range from fishing with a local ghillie, horse riding, and joining the Irish School of Falconry for a hawk walk, to exploring the lake with a chatty second-generation boatman.
Some locations are nestled in the heart of castles, like Lough Eske, in Co Donegal. the hotel and its grounds lie on the shores of beautiful Lough Eske, surrounded by some of Donegal’s most rugged landscapes.
This original castle dates back to the fourteenth century, and the castle’s history is reflected in baronial furnishings, grand sandstone staircases and acres of polished wood – with its luxurious present evident in smart public areas, modern sculptures, efficiency and smooth professionalism.