Three for two on luxury nights in the Irish countryside

Thursday, 10 February 2011 5:15 PM

Treat yourself to five-star luxury this spring with the three-for-two offer at Dromoland Castle in County Clare. This spacious Irish hotel boasts 410 acres of countryside as well as its own lake, so you can truly get back to nature.

Guests can choose from 99 individually styled rooms, while the Thomond restaurant serves a wide range of treats from afternoon teas to six-course suppers.

Facilities on offer include an 18-hole golf course, a leisure area with pool, sauna and Jacuzzi, plus the Spa at Dromoland which is perfect for a spot of pampering.

On-site activities include falconry, clay pigeon shooting and horse riding, while Harry Potter fans young and old will enjoy the woodland owl walks.

Shannon airport is just a 20 minute drive away and flights can be found for as little as £4.99. Take advantage of Dromoland’s three-for-two mini-break offer this spring and your room will cost as little as £55 per person per night.

Enjoy a taste of Ireland this March

St Patrick's Day offers for a truly Irish escape

Soak up all the best of Irish culture on St Patrick's Day with a short break to the Emerald Isle. Small Luxury Hotels of the World has rounded up the best of what's on offer this March, right down to a perfectly poured pint of Guinness.

Enjoy a champagne mini-moon with the Dromoland Collection

Pack more in on an Irish mini-moon

Whether you want to indulge yourselves on a post-wedding long weekend or just have a quick treat before a long-haul honeymoon later in the year, the Dromoland Collection has the answer.

Oman is a well kept secret in the Arab Gulf

Get two nights for the price of one on Oman luxury

ITC Classics is offering a four-night stay in the Arabian Gulf this summer in the luxury surrounds of Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, Oman, including a two nights for the price of one promotion.

Hot stone therapy is just one of the treatments on offer

Stay longer and save more at Slieve Donard

Visit Northern Ireland this winter and save more on a long weekend with the 3,2,1 offer from The Slieve Donard Resort and Spa. This offer includes half board accommodation and costs £80 for one night, £145 for two nights or £200 for a three-night stay.

Experience an owl break at Dromoland Castle

Spend half term with some feathered friends

Dromoland Castle are offering the ideal family break this half term, with a stay at their five star resort in County Clare. As well as 410 acres of Irish countryside to explore and plenty of activities to do there's also an Owl Evening to enjoy.

Monaco is famed for its glamorous harbour

Live the luxury lifestyle on a Monaco break

Soak up the exclusive atmosphere of the French Riviera this spring with the three-for-two offer from Kirker Holidays, which includes helicopter transfers from Nice airport to your four-star Monaco hotel.

Enjoy a luxurious stay at a hotel in Cork

Best Cork hotels for a luxury getaway

If you're planning a short break to Cork, you will no doubt want to know what the best hotels are if you're looking for a little luxury. After all, a few days off work offers the perfect chance to pamper yourself and enjoy some rest and relaxation.

Best places for horse riding breaks

Best places for horse riding breaks

Activity weekends can make for some of the most perfect short breaks, they enable you to explore the local countryside and get to experience things that other tourists wouldn’t usually get to. Horse riding holidays can make for a truly unique and relaxing break and they are a great way to get to view stunning country scenes. Here is our list of some of the best places for horse riding breaks in Europe.

Coffee with a local in Amsterdam


This week is in Amsterdam drinking strong black coffee with local Machteld Ligtvoet, who gives us tips on some of his favourite local haunts – including where you can go to find one of the best views of the city.

Top five alternative Christmas markets

Alternative Christmas markets

Forget the likes of Germany and Eastern European favourites, Budapest, Krakow and Prague this year and why not head to some alternative Christmas market destinations for something a little different this festive season?