Enjoy a rejuvenating weekend away in January in one of these 10 beautiful hotels

Ireland is home to so many top-class hotels in beautiful locations – so why not book a trip away and enjoy them? If you need something to look forward to in the new year, consider one of these gorgeous hotels for a relaxing winter break. Here are our 10 favourites..

The K Club, Co. Kildare


The K Club is located in the idyllic Irish countryside but has the added benefit of being only 30 minutes from Dublin, giving you the best of both worlds. With 5 star service, a Ryder Cup-worthy golf course, and an internationally acclaimed spa, it is the perfect relaxing retreat.

The Johnstown Estate, Co. Meath


The Johnstown Estate is situated in Ireland’s Ancient East while also being close to Dublin. It boasts both luxurious bedrooms and gorgeous self-catering lodges, so you can choose the kind of stay you are looking for. With beautiful parkland and a premier spa and leisure club, it is a fantastic choice for both couples and families alike.

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel, Co. Galway

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Ballynahinch Castle is situated within the beautiful Connemara woodland and oozes luxury and style. The Victorian country house is renowned for its excellent customer service and impeccable attention to detail, making a stay there a definite treat.

Hayfield Manor, Co. Cork


Hayfield Manor is a historic 5-star hotel in the heart of Cork City, making it the perfect spot for a weekend trip to explore the city. The hotel provides fireside afternoon tea, deluxe bedrooms, and musical entertainment. A wonderful cosy spot.

Adare Manor, Co. Limerick


Adare Manor is a delightful hotel situated on 840 acres of pristine parkland. Attentive hotel staff make you feel right at home, and the hotel provides the utmost comfort. The spa is perfect for relaxation, and a range of activities ensures entertainment for all ages.

Carton House, Co. Kildare


Carton House is located just 20 minutes away from Dublin but feels like an oasis in the middle of the countryside. With superb golf courses, incredible restaurants, and an impressive wellness spa, Carton House is the perfect way to beat the January blues.

Clontarf Castle Hotel, Co. Dublin


Close to the city and the sea, Clontarf Castle is an excellent choice for a weekend away in Dublin. With scrumptious food, a cosy bar, and picturesque grounds, it is a great spot to relax after a daytime of shopping in the city.

The g Hotel and Spa, Co. Galway


The contemporary hotel has a classy, modern feel, and is ideal for a January break. Enjoy delicious cocktails in their renowned bar and restaurant before unwinding at their top-quality ESPA spa.

Aghadoe Heights, Co. Kerry


Aghadoe Heights is located in beautiful Co. Kerry and overlooking the stunning countryside and mountains. The hotel provides wholesome food, a comforting interior, and an ultra-relaxing thermal spa.

Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo


This remarkable 800-year-old castle is a must-see for a calming New Year break. The hotel provides ultimate luxury with delicious cuisine, passionate staff, and a state-of-the-art spa. A must visit!