The Experience

Ashford Castle

Dating back to 1228 and once the estate of the Guinness family, the legendary 5-star Ashford Castle Hotel was one of the first luxury Castle Hotels in Ireland. Situated beside the tranquil Lough Corrib, Ashford Castle is a top Mayo Hotel and one of the best examples of a Castle in Ireland. Opening as a Castle Hotel in 1939, Ashford Castle Hotel in Mayo has welcomed many Heads of State as well as International Personalities over the years. The timeless classical interiors and award winning cuisine, combined with an array of Sporting Activities such as Fishing, Falconry, Golf, Horseback Riding and Cruising on the Corrib has resulted in Ashford Castle Hotel being awarded.

Room & Suites

Ashford Castle in Mayo, Ireland has an unsurpassed reputation for providing guests with the very finest Irish 5 Star Castle accommodation. Each guest room is individual. Many of the 83 rooms retain their original features and all are equipped with modern amenities including Broadband connectivity and Interactive TV. As one of the finest and most sought after 5 Star Hotels Ireland has, Ashford Castle is truly a private retreat free from distractions and intrusions of the outside world.

Fine Dining

At our Castle Hotel in Ireland, one of the most luxurious Castle Hotels Ireland has, it’s all about choice in your fine dining experience!

Creative cooking, inspired use of seasonal ingredients and an innovative menu await you here in one of the finest castle restaurants Ireland has to offer.

Our chef Stefan Matz has received many accolades for his culinary expertise, including Best Chef in Ireland and has developed an impressive choice of unique dining experiences, each with its inimitable style and ambience.

Castle Weddings Ireland

“Unique”. Every bride’s desire is to have her own special wedding day. Ashford Castle is one of the most unique and romantic wedding venues in Ireland offering an unparalleled castle weddings Ireland experience.

From the very first moment you enter the hotel grounds you will be enchanted by the idyllic surroundings and beauty that makes Ashford Castle on of the best wedding venues in Ireland.

With two churches located in and around the 5 star Castle Hotel grounds, your wedding day can be as relaxed as it should be. You will have the entire 5 star Castle estate wedding venue at your fingertips allowing you to wander across our open lawns, through our Victorian walled garden and lakeside woodland pathways to find the perfect backdrop against which to set your timeless wedding photos at one of the most unique castle wedding venues in Ireland.

A truly private wedding venues in Ireland, and one of the most renowned wedding hotels Ireland has, it is a magical castle wedding venue in Ireland, perfect for your very special wedding day.

The character and charm can only be felt not described at Ashford Castle; therefore we invite you to come and experience it for yourself at one of the finest luxury wedding venues Ireland has to offer.

Health & Beauty

As with our outdoor facilities, we offer our guests the ultimate in pampering. Indulge in our Health & Beauty facilities with dedicated spa treatment rooms offering Yon Ka products. The Yon Ka philosophy is to give skin the means to recover its balance and all its energy. Yon Ka products commit to offer visible results after each skin treatment.

Welcome to one of the most relaxing 5 Star Spas Ireland can offer…. Guests Receive:

  • For 2014 & 2015
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full Irish breakfast included in rates
    • daily served in restaurant
  • One complimentary Full Body Aroma – Luxe Massage
    • per room, per stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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