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St. George, Bermuda
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Arriving at Ashford Castle feels like you stepped through a movie screen and into a fairy tale! Be prepared to catch your breath. It is the stuff dreams are made of. Go inside and it gets better by the second. I was constantly feeling like I was dreaming. There isn't enough room here to describe it all, so I will...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Got to stay at this hotel for one night and it was unreal. I couldn't believe I got to sleep in a castle! We explored the grounds and even though it was rainig, it was beautiful and picturesque. I hope one day I could come back to Ireland and stay again. Also, the staff is excellent, I was coming down...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Was a serprize gift for my wife stayed for 5 nights Excellent place to be. Was lovely metting Paddy and others after 20 years pitty long way for Malta. Lots of places to visit in the Castle itself wort every penny

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San Jose, Ca
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night Feb 2017 - amazing experience from start to finish. Staff are lovely - so helpful and natural. Dinner in the King George restaurant - 5 course table d'hote - every course was exquisite. Went on a boat trip on the lake - amazing views of the castle. One small point - the Spa is tiny -...

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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at Ashford Castle, responded to this review

Dear Barry0 I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, had the opportunity the sample our George V restaurant and take the boat trip on Lough Corrib. I look forward to welcoming you back to the...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for my husbands birthday last year, and it was lovely. The castle itself is beautifully appointed, and the grounds are amazing. We would highly recommend the falconry and boat excursion. The town of Cong is quaint and charming, with a creek running through it. We loved our stay and will one day return with our children.

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Dear Guest I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, had the opportunity the explore the grounds, falconry and take the boat trip on Lough Corrib. I look forward to welcoming you back to the Castle...

County Tyrone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Ashford Castle is the best hotel experience we have had, ever!!! Only the Irish can give such a warm genuine welcome, I thank them all for making us special. From the check in to check out we have been lavished with love and it cannot be surpassed anywhere. Thanks to All at Ashford Castle. If you get the chance to...

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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at Ashford Castle, responded to this review

Dear William M I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and I look forward to welcoming you back to the Castle in the near future. Warm regards Niall Rochford

Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This beautiful castle just oozes history and olde world charm - you will not be disappointed. The rooms are spotless, great attention to detail and a wonderful sense of calm within the property and grounds. Extras include falconry, archery, fishing and many others to keep you going at all times (a visit to Cong in Mayo where they made the...

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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at Ashford Castle, responded to this review

Dear Siobhan M I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and I look forward to welcoming you back to the Castle in the near future. Warm regards Niall Rochford

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at Ashford Castle during our holiday in Ireland for 2 nights could have stayed a week.From the moment we arrived we were treated like royalty The staff are amazing so friendly and helpful nothing is a hassle day 1 we did archery and day 2 we did falconry and clay shooting we had such a...

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Niall_Rochford, General Manager at Ashford Castle, responded to this review

Dear Ann A I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, had the opportunity explore the falconry, archery and clay shooting. I will most certainly pass on your kind words to our team as well. They...

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I spent two nights recently at the castle on a return visit. The reason for the return was that in our opinion, this hotel cannot be surpassed. The staff, in particular Paul G in the bar were very friendly, obliging and full of chat which makes my wife and I want to return repeatedly. R Kelly.

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Dear Rudy K I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will most certainly pass on your kind feedback to Paul as well. He will be delighted. I look forward to welcoming you back...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was, without doubt, one of the best Hotels I have stayed in. From the time we pulled up at the entrance to the time we left we were pampered by staff who were both highly efficient and extremely friendly and helpful. The Hotel itself was everything we could have wished for - just a fairyland! The room was beautiful,...

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Dear John P I would like to personally thank you ever so much for all of your very kind and lovely words about Ashford Castle. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, had the opportunity to sample our tasting menu in George V and take part in the falconry. I will most certainly pass on your kind...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access

Additional Information about Ashford Castle

Address: Cong, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Cong
Price Range: $317 - $2,677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ashford Castle 4*
Number of rooms: 82
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