Located in the centre of Blarney village and overlooking the village green, the Blarney Castle Hotel offers guests luxury on the footsteps of some of Ireland's most renowned tourist amenities. A short stroll to the left of Blarney Castle Hotel takes one into the magnificent grounds and gardens of Blarney Castle, where high up in the battlements is the famous Blarney Stone. While a short stroll to the right takes one into the unique Irish shopping experience that is the Blarney Woollen Mills.</p> <p>
All are spacious and tastefully appointed, each with individual character. Most overlook the village green. Each bedroom has full private bathroom with power showers, satellite TV., direct dial telephone, direct internet linkup, tea and coffee making facilities and central heating.</p> <p>
The main dining room is the<em>
Lemon Tree Restaurant
</em>. Ian Forrest who has been trained at the world famous Ballymaloe Cookery School along with head chef Paul O'Donnell specialise in the finest of local produce that are in season. This is complemented by wine from the local sommelier.</p> <p>
The signature of the Blarney Castle Hotel is its main public bar known locally as <em>
</em>which kept unspoilt is an institution in the village. It is renowned for its excellent pints of Guinness, and local brews Beamish & Murphy's.</p> <p>
<font face="Arial">- 1 night B&B + 1 Table d'Hote Dinner; 2 nights B&B + 1 Table d'Hote Dinner <br /> Please make sure to make Dinner Reservations directly with the hotel prior to arrival.<br /> </font>
<font face="Arial">Dinner Packages--Drinks & Service charges are not included in Price paid</font>
Our short visit to Blarney Castle Hotel was a haven of peace.
Staff were pleasant and friendly but not intrusive.
Breakfasts were generous and varied.
Only one thing I felt needed attention....
the hot tap drip - drip- dripping in the bathroom.
We look forward to coming again in May.