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In the centre of Carlow town, directly opposite the Cathedral, this stylish and sociable venue has everything that makes a good night out. As soon as you enter through the gated courtyard and up the steps, a little piece of Spain appears. The atmosphere is authentic wit ...
The Lord Bagenal is beautifully situated on the River Barrow, with a fine harbour and marina right beside the inn and a pleasant riverside walk nearby. Although now a large hotel rather than the pub that is fondly remembered by many regular patrons, proprietor James Keh ...
On the edge of the town and set well back from the road, this is a hotel with a difference: how many hotels have a welcoming array of exotic animals like Jacobs sheep and alpacas grazing in grassy enclosures? Beside them, a well laid out (and well lit) car park is set ...
A handsome town with wide tree-lined streets, Castlecomer attracts many visitors for a day out at the fantastic Discovery Park which counts exciting tree top walks among its attractions, along with woodland walks, two fishing lakes (rainbow trout), a collection of wooden ...
Away from the main road to anywhere, the pretty and well-preserved riverside village of Clonegal is on the borders of Wexford, Carlow and Wicklow. And here, in a fine 18th century building, you will find Henry and Stephanie Stone's small but beautifully appointed and atm ...
This large, rambling country house is just an hour from Dublin, but it could be in a different world. Although it's very professionally operated, the O'Flynn family insist that this romantic spot is not an hotel and the gentle rhythms of life around the country house an ...