Collection of Castles & Stately Homes Available for Rent

 I have this vision of enjoying a whole weekend feeling like royalty..court jesters, drinking ale from goblets, jousting tournament, royal court balls, locking the annoying guests in the cellar, etc. Who's with me?  Request to book at cloverleaf.ie.

 

Lismore Castle County Waterford 

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Staying at this magnificent County Waterford Castle is a unique and 'once in a lifetime' experience. Enjoy luxury at the most spectacular castle in Ireland. The property overlooks the Blackwater river, with views over rolling wooded hills to the Knockmealdown Mountains. This stunning property is the Irish home of the Duke of Devonshire and has hosted many notables. “One just has to take a look at the visitors’ book with noteable guests like Lucian Freud (the worst handwriting of the lot), Diana Mosley (another Mitford sister, who married Britain’s most infamous fascist), poet John Betjeman, writer Patrick Leigh Fermor, photographer Cecil Beaton and actor Dominic West. There are earls, dukes and other royals; there are soccer stars and rock stars. A young J.F.K. also came to stay”

Location: South East

Accommodates: 27 guests

 

Luxury Estate, Co Laois 

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: This splendid mansion conjures up feelings of Downton Abbey, but on a much grander scale! It provides the perfect setting for a special occasion for two or an exclusive rental for up to 38 guests. Everything about the property, from the restoration to the service, is in a league of its own. Total luxury is matched with exquisite, old fashioned service, and charm.

Location: Dublin and East

Accommodates: 38 guests

 

Period Manor House, Co Roscommon

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Georgian Country House incorporating part of a 16th century castle. The original house was built in the second half of the 17th century, within the enclosure of the old castle. This elegant home combines 18th century architecture, fine plaster work ceilings, and marble period fireplaces with modern comforts. Approached by a handsome bridge which replaces the original stone bridge destroyed during the Williamite Wars; the area is full of history and ancient monuments.

Location: Lakelands/Midlands

Accommodates: 10 adults + 2 children

 

Kinsale Private Estate, Co Cork 

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Exclusive estate ideal for family and corporate groups seeking total privacy, security and excellent service. The estate is managed by a dedicated team of experts and they customise every event to perfection. The world famous Old Head Golf Course is nearby.

Location: South West

Accommodates: Up to 44 guests

 

Ring of Kerry House, Co Kerry

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Ring of Kerry Manor House available for short exclusive rentals. This sensitively restored country house is located in the heart of picturesque County Kerry. Overlooked by The Macgillycuddy Reeks, the house has stunning views and is located on the Wild Atlantic Way. Enjoy the graciousness of yesteryear with all the modern comforts.

Location: South West

Accommodates: 12 guests

 

The West Wing (Castle), Co Fermanagh

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: A lakeside castle to rent for your exclusive use. This stunning romantic castle stands on the shores of upper Lough Erne in County Fermanagh. You can experience the magic of this sublimely beautiful place by staying in the West Wing of Crom Castle, home of the Earl of Erne. Fermanagh, with its lakes and rolling hills, is a magical place for guests of every age.

Location: North East

Accommodates: 12 guests

 

Youghal Mansion, Co Cork 

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Splendid country manor house available for exclusive rentals, intimate weddings, film shoots and other "once in a lifetime experiences". Elegant interiors offer four-poster beds, log fires, an indoor pool, and beautiful reception rooms. A further six cottages are located on the estate and are within easy reach of the main house. A total of 54 guests can stay on the estate at any one time.

Location: South East

Accommodates: 16 guests +

 

Limerick Castle, Co Limerick 

Castles & Stately Homes

Description: Stay at the ancestral home of Lord and Lady Muskerry; an intimate castle on a magical 200 acre wooded estate. The approach is along a magnificent three quarter mile long avenue lined with ancient lime trees. The Neo-Gothic style 15th century castle and separate tower house (18th century) together provide accommodation for up to 25 guests; 15 in the main castle and 10 in the East Tower. An ideal location for family gatherings, reunions, and exclusive rentals.

Location: South West

Accommodates: 15 guests in castle & 10 guests in Tower