The Lodge at Ashford Castle
Sitting within the magnificent 350 acre estate of Ashford Castle, The Lodge at Ashford Castle, County Mayo, overlooks magical Lough Corrib. Originally built in 1865, it’s now part of the award winning Red Carnation Hotel Collection offering mellow country house hospitality, exuding classic refinement with modern appeal.
Enjoy fine dining in Wilde’s Restaurant, a rejuvenating beauty treatment, an exceptional range of estate activities and warm smiles at every turn. A host of thoughtful touches will ensure your stay is one to remember.
The Lodge at Ashford Castle offers 24 Deluxe Bedrooms, 12 Duplex Suites, eight Quay Suites and six Lake View Suites, each of which is individually designed, beautifully furnished, generously proportioned and equipped with the latest technology for your utmost comfort. You’ll enjoy rich deep pile carpets, super king beds with goose down duvets and pillows, chic modern furniture and the latest flat screen technology. Traditional sash windows allow you to breathe the pure air for which the West of Ireland is famed and all of the bathrooms boast underfloor heating, extra soft towels and luxury toiletries.
Imaginative cuisine, excellent wines, superb service and a relaxed yet elegant ambience –The Lodge at Ashford Castle has it all.
The kitchen team, led by acclaimed Head Chef Jonathan Keane, adopts a simple yet effective approach following his key principles; using local and seasonally sourced ingredients, creating a thought provoking dining experience and ensuring that each ingredient works together following his ‘circle of flavours’ method.
The vast grounds surrounding The Lodge provide the perfect setting in which to explore and get active. The Ashford Estate comprises over 350 acres of land and water – lending itself perfectly to a whole range of activities. There’s something for everybody at The Lodge – from bracing walks or cycle paths around the estate and surrounding countryside, to golf, horse riding, archery and even the ancient art of falconry.
The inviting waters of Lough Corrib provide amazing trout, salmon and pike fishing opportunities or a relaxing cruise will enable you to explore the many islands, learn about the history of the area and soak up the incredible scenery.