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Make it a Magical Christmas To Remember at Clontarf Castle Hotel

If you really want to experience Christmas like your favourite Christmas movie, then book a festive break at Clontarf Castle Hotel this December. Marvel at the decorations which adorn the castle in all their twinkly splendour, sing along to festive carols as they fill the air with cheer and curl up beside the crackling log …

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New Courtyard

It’s Time for a Good Grilling at This Fabulous New Courtyard in Dublin

Hoping for a repeat of last year’s heatwave, The Morgan Hotel on Dublin’s Fleet Street has introduced its sizzling BBQ menu, available in their fabulous new courtyard this summer. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a tipple or two this year. This summer season get your friends, family or colleagues together and indulge in an …

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Dublin's Newest Afternoon Tea

An Oasis of Calm in The Heart of Temple Bar – The Morgan Hotel Afternoon Tea Review

It was a cold and rainy Saturday in the run up to Christmas. Dublin city was bustling with panicked people running from shop to shop in a bid to find the perfect gift for that special someone. After we had soaked up as much of the pre-Christmas atmosphere as we could possibly handle, myself and …

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The Grinch Who Fell in Love With Christmas – InterContinental Dublin Festive Afternoon Tea Review

It was the 20th of November and I was definitely not in the Christmas spirit. There were near torrential levels of rain outside and the wind was icy cold. Basically, I was in a foul mood, but that all changed as soon as I stepped through the doors of the 5-star InterContinental Hotel in Dublin. …

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Halloween Staycation

Wondering Where to Take Your Kids For a Halloween Staycation? Look no Further

This year, why not treat your kids to a spooktacular family break? Dust off those cobwebs and head to the InterContinental Hotel in Dublin for the ultimate Halloween staycation. With family packages starting from €350 per night, there’s so much to see, do and experience this October that you’ll be wondering why you didn’t think …

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A Delight For The Whole Family – Castleknock Hotel Afternoon Tea Review

Some hotels claim to be family friendly venues, but you’d sometimes be hard pressed to find a little one strolling through reception. Castleknock Hotel, located in Dublin’s suburbs and very close to Phoenix Park, is a family hotel through and through, something that especially shines through when the hotel is hosting a number of events. …

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Damson in Distress? Not Likely Thanks to The Shelbourne’s Quintessentially Irish Signature Cocktail Menu

The Shelbourne Hotel Dublin has launched a Quintessentially Irish Signature Cocktail Menu, and has also given us a sneak peek into the talent behind these creative recipes. Created by Bar Manager Sean McGoldrick and his team of mixologists, the cocktail menu uses predominantly Irish ingredients and liqueurs, including some homemade additions. The goal was to …

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Hottest New Dining Venue

Could This Be The Hottest New Dining Venue in Dublin City Centre?

Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green was laid out as a residential square in 1664. No. 41, which faces onto the square, was subsequently built in 1745 as a residential home for Mrs Ruth Croker. Since her days, this beautiful building has hosted many fabulous parties, seen many eminent figures pass through its doorway, and witnessed episodes …

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Dining Experience

Tantalise Your Tastebuds With The Shelbourne’s New Dining Experience

The Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin has a brand new dining experience on offer in their fine dining restaurant, The Saddle Room. Created by Chef Gary Hughes, diners availing of this menu can experience a three course Table d’hôte menu with a bottle of house wine selected by the restaurant’s sommelier for just €90.00 for two …

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Conrad Dublin

This Dublin Hotel Has Been Named Ireland’s Leading Luxury Hotel For 2018

There’s great news for the Conrad Dublin today as the hotel picked up two awards at the 25th Edition of the World Travel Awards. The Conrad scooped the awards for Ireland’s Leading Hotel Suite 2018 and Ireland’s Leading Luxury Hotel 2018 at the renowned travel industry awards. The 2018 Europe Gala Ceremony, which took place …

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Ed Cooney

Executive Chef Ed Cooney on The Merrion Hotel’s Newest Dining Experience And The Importance of Seasonal Produce

One of Ireland’s top chefs, Ed Cooney has been crafting culinary delicacies at The Merrion since 1997. The multi-award-winning chef has toured the US numerous times and become a familiar face on tv screens, as well as providing inspiration to chefs that have come after him. For him, there was never any doubt about what …

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Cocktail Menu

The Sky is The Limit With The Shelbourne’s New Quintessentially Irish Signature Cocktail Menu

The Shelbourne Hotel Dublin has launched a Quintessentially Irish Signature Cocktail Menu, and has also given us a sneak peek into the talent behind these creative recipes. Created by Bar Manager Sean McGoldrick and his team of mixologists, the cocktail menu uses predominantly Irish ingredients and liqueurs, including some homemade additions. The goal was to …

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Little Bears Experience

Create Special Memories With The Kids With The Westbury’s New Little Bears Experience

Experience a unique luxury getaway that the entire family can enjoy with a new tailored experience at The Westbury hotel. The luxury 5-star hotel is offering a child-friendly Little Bears experience – the ideal location for the family to relax and enjoy themselves. Catered specifically for family’s needs, this new offering allows guests to experience …

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The Liberties in Dublin is Getting a Brand New €50 Million Luxury Hotel

Dublin is getting a brand new €50 million 4-star luxury hotel, which is due to open next May in the Liberties. The country’s first ever Hyatt Hotel, this will be a 234-bedroom lifestyle property developed by the Hodson Bay Group. Aimed at tourists seeking a city centre experience, construction on the luxury hotel has already …

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Delight in a Gourmet BBQ at This Dublin Hotel This Summer

With the sun shining down on Dublin lately (we hope saying it doesn’t jinx it), we’re finally starting to hope that the summer has finally arrived. With this in mind, Clontarf Castle Hotel is already tempting us with long evenings enjoying savoury BBQ’s with friends, family and work colleagues. Over the summer months, Clontarf Castle …

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Clontarf Castle Hotel

Clontarf Castle’s Lunch in Shining Armour – Knights Bar Review

Approaching Clontarf Castle on a dreary Tuesday lunchtime, our mood instantly improved as we caught a glimpse of the spires atop the bricked 12th century castle. The castle is located just 10 minutes north of Dublin city centre and only a stone’s throw from the stunning Northern Coastline, including Howth and Malahide. As soon as …

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Marker Hotel

This Dublin Hotel’s Easter Activities Are Sure to Delight Your Kids

The Easter holidays are upon us and if you’re worried about how to keep your little ones entertained, look no further because The Marker Hotel has got you covered. The hotel’s special kids concierge have devised a menu of family activities to keep the little ones entertained throughout the break. In celebration of Matilda at …

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World Travel Awards

The Shelbourne Hotel Joins The World’s Leading Luxury Travel Network

The Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin has been awarded membership to Virtuoso, the world’s leading luxury travel network. The exclusive network of world-class members include some of the world’s finest travel advisors and travel partners. Speaking about The Shelbourne’s new membership to Virtuoso, Yvonne Donohue, director of sales & marketing at The Shelbourne, said: “Being welcomed …

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First Dates and the gibson hotel – A Match Made in Culinary Heaven

There have been many iconic love stories throughout the ages, from Lancelot and Guinevere to Romeo and Juliet and even Noah and Allie from the popular Nicholas Sparks book. Beautiful love stories never fail to capture our attention. We love to watch people find love in novels or on the silver screen. And just like …

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InterContinental new menu

The 5-Star InterContinental Dublin Has Launched a New Chef’s Tasting Menu

To celebrate the beginning of 2018, the 5-star InterContinental Dublin has launched a new 6-course chef’s tasting menu. The menu includes dishes like Braised Ham Hock and Tender Chicken Terrine, Seared Scottish King Scallops and Pheasant Breast. To ensure all seasonal produce gets its chance to shine, the menu is changing every two weeks. The …

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