When planning a trip to the Emerald Isle, the majority of vacationers want to see the majestic old castles of yore. What a lot of travelers don’t know is that you can be treated like royalty and stay in an actual 12th century castle without having to pay a king’s ransom! Built in 1172, the Clontarf Castle Hotel has had a recent $15 million renovation bring the most modern of amenities and comforts into an authentic Norman stone castle. Located just five miles away from Dublin airport, this swanky, elegant hotel effortlessly mixes the contemporary and the ancient.
After you settle in and become accustomed to your stately accommodations, you will notice not a thing has been left to chance when it comes to service. And their award winning restaurant and bars set the standard in Dublin for great dining. Every member of the staff is welcoming and gracious, considering your comfort of the utmost importance. Their concierge service is beyond reproach. Paired with the unique atmosphere of the looming stone walls, Clontarf Castle Hotel ensures your stay will be both immensely pleasurable and utterly unforgettable. Each of their 111 rooms has been expertly appointed and designed for luxury and comfort. Though perfectly located for touring the city, their four star excellence makes it hard to want to leave. Great for a weekend getaway or that once in a life time trip, Clontarf Castle Hotel is the ultimate in extravagant vacationing.
|Fodor's Dublin's 25 Best (Full-color Travel Guide)|
|Retail Price: $11.99|
|Amazon Price: $57.73|
|Frommer's Dublin Day By Day (Frommer's Day by Day - Pocket)|
|Retail Price: $13.99|
|Amazon Price: $40.87|
|Click image for full size|