Ashford Castle

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    Old World

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Ashford Castle Estate
  • Cong Village
  • Galway Bay
  • Clew Bay
  • Lough Mask Drive
  • Connemara National Park
  • Galway City

Favorite Features

  • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
  • Toddler Fun: Massive gardens and ground to enjoy and explore
  • School Age Action: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Cool For Teens: Near age-appropriate sights and activities
  • Phenomenal onsite activities including falconry and horseback riding
  • Breathtaking setting and views in castle that is over 700 years old
  • Incredible gardens and grounds
  • Well-appointed accommodations
  • Central home-base for local exploration

Families Should Know

  • Starting age for many activities is 5 years old
  • Many of the onsite activities are fee-based
  • Relaxation pool with certain times open to children
  • Babysitting starts at 10€+ per hour, 48hrs advance notice required
  • Free WIFI throughout the hotel
  • Food and beverage at castle subject to 15% service fee
  • Variety of dining options, formal to casual

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Staying at an Irish castle is an experience not to be missed. Ashford Castle was built 700 years ago and a visit is like going back in time. The setting and grounds are absolutely breath-taking. Although the property is one of Ireland’s landmark luxury hotels and known for romance, it’s kid-friendly too. As well as plenty of family friendly services within the castle, there are acres and acres of gardens and grounds to provide hours of entertainment. The hotel offers phenomenal onsite programs including falconry, horseback riding, fishing, cycling, tennis, golf and more.

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