Cashel House Hotel
AddressConnemara RecessSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
At the head of Cashel Bay, this flowered fantasy of a country mansion has 32 period rooms surrounded by 17 hectares of woodland and gardens. It also has a stable of Connemara ponies (riding lessons available), a superb dining room and even a small private beach.
Our independent authors have visited Cashel House Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Connemara.
Description provided by property
Standing at the head of Cashel Bay, this hotel is set in 50 acres of award-winning gardens and woodlands. Cashel House offers luxurious bedrooms, fine dining and a private beach.
The spacious bedrooms in this 19th-century country house feature countryside views and antique furnishings. Rooms also include CD players and TVs.
The Cashel House Hotel serves Irish cuisine using the finest of local ingredients. Dine in the large airy conservatory or in the dining room, with its antique tables and original artwork.
Cashel House is the home of the Connemara Pony & Sport Horse Stud Farm, where Connemara Ponies are bred and exported all over the world. Deep sea fishing is available nearby and guided walks on any of the Twelve Pins and all other areas of the Connemara Coast can be arranged.
Combining luxury in a tranquil environment the hotel was voted Country House Hotel of the Year 2008 by the Good Hotels Guide of Ireland & Great Britain.
By Car (from Galway city): - Follow the signs for Clifden on the N59 through Moycullen, Oughterard, Maam Cross and Recess. - 1.5 miles after Recess, you will see a left turn signposted for Cashel, Carna and the hotel. - After 3 miles on this road, you will see a right turn signposted for the hotel. - The hotel is 1.5 miles further on the right.
Services & facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Children's playground
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Currency exchange
- Bicycle rental
- Internet services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed