If you go down to the woods today… you’re sure of big surprises for all the family at Waterford Castle Hotel and Golf Resort.
Waterford Castle Hotel is Ireland’s best kept secret for idyllic stay-at-home family vacations, offering great value lodge accommodation, an exquisite castle, delicious meals, and healthy activities, all set on a stunning and unique private island.
Experience a wonderful sense of anticipation as you make the short crossing by ferry to the island and travel the beech-lined drive to the castle. As you enter the massive studded oak doors you are struck by the castle’s 800-year history which is evident in the carved stone and wood panelled hall, with its Jacobean style antiques and intricate original tapestries.
Waterford Castle three bedroom lodges are luxurious holiday homes within the 320 acre Waterford Castle Hotel & Golf Resort. Superbly designed, the comfortable and stylish lodges provide the perfect escape for all the family, while the island is full of activities for all the family.
Explore the island and discover walking and nature trails which allow you to see the sights of the island on foot and find the perfect picnic spot. Custom made picnic baskets can be prepared by executive head chef Michael Quinn.
With animals from badgers to deer and even hare to be found, and birds from herons to pheasants living on the island, the grounds of Waterford Castle are ideal for entertaining the kids, and as the island is a completely safe environment that offers plenty of fresh air and exercise, parents will be happy too.
Waterford Castle enjoys an idyllic location beside the sea, with great outdoor activities to be tried including tennis, croquet, and golf, while the games room at Waterford Castle is ideal for the days when venturing out in the Irish weather is not an option!
Waterford is a fantastic summer destination with events taking place throughout the summer including the famous Spraoi festival, which will take place from July 30 to August 1.
Hot summer deals at the 16th century castle include the King & Queen package, one night’s stay with dinner, bed, and breakfast and a bottle of wine in your room on arrival from only €159 per person sharing.
The Waterford Castle garden lodges are available at a special rate offering seven nights for the price of six, from just €629 per week.