Irelands blue book is a castle grove dog show 2018. Located throughout the island of ireland these charming boutique hotels are some of the most stylish and unique places to stay in the. From slieve league, the highest sea cliffs in europe, to the miles of golden sandy beaches, the region provides activities ranging from high octane water sports to. Irelands blue book gift vouchers can be used in any. Top 10 hotels in donegal, ireland cancel free on most. The normal coures of events for such a diversion was for the pilot to fly south over donegal and then divert east along the river erne to castle archdale. Irelands blue book is adding four new properties to its collection of hotels, country houses and restaurants for 2018.
Paul brady, singer, songwriter and multiinstrumentalist is one of irelands most highly regarded and successful artists. Located throughout the island of ireland these charming boutique hotels are some of the most stylish and unique places to stay in the country. Tell me what you eat and i will tell you what you are jeananthelme brillatsavarin is a telling choice for the first of many wellchosen quotations in margaret hickeys book, irelands green larder unbound, hardback. Coastal donegal simply value ardara, our base, is enveloped in the most beautiful mountain scenery and rivers, and is only a 10 minute walk from the awardwinning narin beach. Donegal hotel earns place among the finest in ireland by rachel mclaughlin 3 years ago castle grove country house hotel has been announced as one of the newest additions to the blue book collection for. Coopershill country house in sligo, is a member of irelands blue book and is open to overnight guests from 1 april to 31 october. For those seeking a scenic retreat or a gourmet getway, there is something in irelands blue book collection. Contae dhun na ngall is a county of ireland in the province of ulster. Hostels in donegal top rated hostels 2020 hostelworld.
Donegals blue book members are castle grove country house hotel and rathmullan house. This book sets out the records available for donegal, where they can be accessed, and how they can be used to best effect in tracing donegal families. Rathmullan house four star country house hotel restaurant donegal ireland. If your plans change, choose a new date or tour with the same tour operator. We are delighted to be members of irelands blue book. Nestled between the hills of south west donegal and the atlantic ocean, donegal yarns wool spinning mill can trace its origin back to the centuries old tradition of tweed effect yarns domestically spun in donegal. From here, you will get on your bikes and enjoy an afternoon ride through the rugged, unspoilt backcountry and farmlands of donegal on the backdrop of the remote blue stack mountains. Ireland s blue book hotels are also ideal for midweek or weekend breaks and for those.
Irelands blue book is a listing of luxury accommodation. Katie dalys ireland irelands blue book webinar 1 coopershill, co sligo nestled in the centre of a 500 acre private estate of mature hardwoods, deer pastures and our own river, privacy at this country house is total. Jim mcguinness born 16 november 1972 is an association football coach and former gaelic footballer and manager, who won the allireland senior football championship as both player and manager with the donegal county team having guided donegal to the final of the 2010 allireland under 21 football championship, mcguinness was appointed senior manager later that year. Located throughout the island of ireland, these charming and stylish hideaways are the perfect choice for your holiday vacation in ireland. The center of the town, known as the diamond, is a hub for music, poetic and. Irelands blue book reveals four new members for 2018. Letterkenny makes a perfect home base for exploring ireland s scenic county donegal.
Here are some of our favourite dining rooms from irelands blue book properties across the country. Vouchers are available in denominations of your choice from 100 upwards and may be used as payment or part payment for a stay or a meal in any blue book house or restaurant. The donegal beaches achieving this p restigious award 20 are. You will start at the sligo train station and transfer to the glittering shores of lough eske. The entire venue comfortably accommodates up to 8 guests. The blue stack mountains or bluestack mountains, also called the croaghgorms irish. The highlight on this clew bay island is a stay in the charming clare island lighthouse, a nautical landmark for two centuries and now a boutique hotel in irelands blue book. Letterbarrow, drimarone, donegal, ireland good location show map. Paul brady, singer, songwriter and multiinstrumentalist is one of ireland s most highly regarded and successful artists.
Welcoming the new properties, irelands blue book chairperson, simon ohara comments. Irelands blue book is a collection of unique country houses, historic hotels, manor houses. Welcome to birdwatch ireland, the largest independent conservation organisation in ireland. The house is available all year for private parties, house parties and special events such as filming.
With its stunning location, right beside the sea, you can stroll through the gardens. Explore the worlds longest defined touring route stretching 2,500km from donegal to kinsale and find great deals along the way. Donegal summer break at castle grove country house. It is named after the town of donegal dun na ngall, meaning fort of the foreigners in the south of the county. A selection of new properties have joined irelands blue book for 2018. Summer breaks in ireland with the blue book the novel traveller. Donegal sits at the mouth of the river eske and donegal bay, which is overshadowed by the blue stack mountains. Aug 28, 2019 explore the worlds longest defined touring route stretching 2,500km from donegal to kinsale and find great deals along the way. Theres a hostel attached to a 19thcentury corn mill and another in a former hunting lodge and listed building. Donegal, ireland library binding february 1, 2001 by michael c.
You can stay in a donegal hostel at irelands most northerly point, in a building nestled against the countys highest peak, or in the heart of the blue stack mountains. Blue group 5 second shots from blue group on vimeo. Select from over 900 tourist board approved irish bed and breakfasts in town, farm, city and countryside locations across ireland. Rathmullan house is a gracious four star country house hotel and restaurant on the north coast of co donegal ireland elegant guest accommodation and. Castle grove country house in co donegal, glenlo abbey in galway, virginia park lodge in co cavan and private.
Donegal town, ireland donegal town is a fairytale of a place, featuring a charming harbor, serene beaches and stoic stone remains of centuries past, like those of 15thcentury donegal abbey. Oct 14, 2016 donegal sits at the mouth of the river eske and donegal bay, which is overshadowed by the blue stack mountains. Hotels in letterkenny, donegal radisson blu hotel letterkenny. Its location is perfect for exploring the wonderful scenic atlantic coast of irelands most northerly county. Whether its a stately castle or an elegant manor house, blue book. Longford and some incredible private rentals including coolmore manor, co. Coolmore manor has been removed following its closure. Bishops gate hotel added to prestigious irelands blue book. Donegal travel guide what to do in donegal rough guides. Donegal county and town is stunning and is a must visit for anyone touring ireland,the town is small but beautiful with many very good bars with live music every night and great restaurants,the view over the bay and the abbey is stunning,i would highly recommend a visit t slieve league cliffs and the wild atlantic drive north all the way around to fanad head. Hotel gift vouchers irelands blue book irelands blue book. Book direct to avail of exclusive last minute discounts and special offers for blue circle club members in donegal ireland. Irelands blue book gift vouchers make the ideal present for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, special occasions or corporate incentive presentations.
Radisson blu hotel, letterkenny this rating is a reflection of how the property compares to the industry standard when it comes to price, facilities and services available. Bundoran, carrickfinn, culdaff, downings, killahoey dunfanaghy, lisfannon. Weve got 57 tours going to donegal, starting from just 4 days in length, and the longest tour is 23 days. All whilst enjoying what the wild altlantic way has to offer. Ulsterbus tours simply value ireland coastal donegal. The former home of jimi hendrixs bass guitarist, and what must be irelands most expensive tent, are among the new additions to irelands blue book for 2019.
Below is a full list of our houses and restaurants and the map above shows each of their locations. Golf enthusiasts can enjoy the rolling green countryside from one of the popular courses near the hotel. Letterkenny makes a perfect home base for exploring irelands scenic county donegal. Ireland s blue book is adding four new properties to its collection of hotels, country houses and restaurants for 2018. Coopershill country house ireland, luxury country house. Established in 1968, we currently have over 15,000 members and supporters and. The hostel is situated approx 8km 5 miles from donegal town and is ideally located for exploring this unspoiled countryside. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Guests can make a foray into glenveagh national park and then tour the 17thcentury walls surrounding the city of derry. Nov 26, 2015 2016 is set to be a an exciting year for irelands blue book with browns restaurant, derrylondonderry, killarney royal, co. Mar 23, 2018 experience the warmth of true irish hospitality with a stay in one of irelands blue books graceful country properties. A selection of 2 night breaks in june and july from irelands blue book.
Donegal town is located at the mouth of donegal bay in the northwest of ireland and surrounded by the vista of the blue stack mountains. Buy donegal in old photographs by beattie, sean isbn. That location of the hostel, right in the blue stacks, is something else amazingly quiet, peaceful, and inspiring to look out at. Irelands blue book 2016 launch the merrion hotel thetaste. Bookings include freshly cooked full irish breakfast. Donegal town ireland vacations vacation to ireland. The perfect ireland bucket list ireland s blue book shares the bucket list items for your next trip to the emerald isle. Sternlooking donegal castle, recently restored to its onetime gaelic glory, is the crown jewel of the area. The bluestack centre hostel is one of the 25 an oige, irish youth hostel association yha hostels throughout ireland. Each property has something different to offer our valued us clients. May 23, 20 county donegal, on the fabulous north west coast of ireland has retained all our blue flag beach awards making it the irish county with the most blue flag beaches 20 see below for blue flag criteria. Irelands blue book is a collection of romantic irish country house hotels, manor houses, castles and restaurants.
Donegal from cliffs to coast ireland cycling bspoke tours. You can stay in a donegal hostel at ireland s most northerly point, in a building nestled against the countys highest peak, or in the heart of the blue stack mountains. Irelands blue book is a unique collection of country house hotels, historic houses, castles and restaurants around the island of ireland. Six of the best ways to unwind with irelands blue book.
New additions to irelands blue book the irish times. County donegal is the wild child of ireland and home to some of its most ravishingly sublime scenery and beautiful beaches. Ireland s blue book is a romantic collection of irish country house hotels, manor houses, castles and restaurants. Rathmullan house is a gracious four star country house hotel and restaurant on the north coast of co donegal ireland elegant guest accommodation and an awardwinning restaurant are just some of the attractions of this charming hotel superb location for touring donegal and visiting the giants causeway in northern ireland. Read about itineraries, activities, places to stay and travel essentials and get inspiration from the blog in the best guide to donegal. We tried to book in before the wedding which was in early afternoon but no one was there it doesnt seem to open if there is. Irelands blue book is a romantic collection of irish country house hotels, manor houses, castles and restaurants. Fabric design is inspired by the colours of the land and seascapes surrounding donegal. Earn free nights and get our price guarantee booking has never been easier on hotels. The perfect ireland bucket list irelands blue book shares the bucket list items for your next trip to the emerald isle. An evening with paul brady on stage is a captivating experience, as he invites you.89 773 950 831 1507 280 542 60 1350 55 533 1256 1350 699 434 504 414 1600 1142 299 40 241 55 222 1523 1220 1012 659 34 329 666 562 396 1333 640 776 987 1351 1213 1388 791