Satisfy the travel bug with these hotel deals


Black Friday isn’t just about material goods, you can find deals across the country in some gorgeous hotels too

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If you’re avoiding Black (or Green!) Friday this week to keep your house free from cheaper clutter, but still want to access a good deal – try the hotels on for size. Across the country, hotels are offering brilliant deals for the New Year, so you can book in a post-festivities getaway at a reduced price. And if the opposite end of Ireland isn’t far enough away, we’ve added some flight bargains for good measure.

Stay in the People’s Republic for less in the Metropole Hotel and the International Airport Hotel. The offer for the Cork International Hotel is Bed & Breakfast for two guests for €99. Bed & Breakfast at the Metropole Hotel is €109 for two guests, or €159 for Dinner and Bed & Breakfast for two guests.




Head north and stay at the luxurious Lough Erne Resort, located in Enniskillen. They’re offering breaks from just £119 per room, as well as a range of discounts on spa treatments, rounds of golf, and fine dining. Plus, for every £100 (approx €120) you spend on a gift card, you get £15 (approx €18) for you!

Lough Erne Golf Resort

For a fun city-centre stay into the New Year and beyond, you can stay at The Alex in Dublin. This week they have a 25% discount on flexible hotel room rates if you sign up to their newsletter. Landmark hotel, The Hardiman in Galway are offering 20% discounts on gift vouchers and short breaks. The offer runs until Monday, so get booking for the perfect Christmas market browsing spot.

Head to the Kilkenny Hibernian to stay in what was once an old bank! The quirky hotel are offering a 25% discount on stays between now and June 2022. The deal is available for all room types. There’s fully flexible cancellation and no prepayment is required.

Go west to Westport and book with Mayo’s Mulranny Park Hotel. You can save 20% on gift vouchers and short stays that will have you in four star bliss overlooking the mountains.



Gift a stay at Harvey’s Point in Co Donegal. The stunning water-side hotel is offering 10% off gift vouchers.  You’ll be holding out for an overnight break to stay in one of the hotel’s fabulous new Balcony Rooms.

Take off

If you fancy making your trip international, take to the skies with deals from TUI and Aer Lingus.

Whether planning a New Year ski trip, or a Fourth of July soirée, you can save with Aer Lingus’ ‘Black Flyday’ deals. They’re offering discounts of €100 on return flights to North America. Savings of up to 20% are also available on flights to European ski destinations as well as 20% off baggage.

If travelling with TUI, and organising next summer’s family holiday in advance, you can save with their Black Friday offers. Use code BLK100 and save €100 when you spend €1,000, BLK150 and save €150 when you spend €2,000, or BLK250 and save €250 when you spend €3,000. There’s also savings of up to €30pp on short-haul flights, and more hotel deals with stays and inclusive packages. Get packing!