If you are looking to rent a castle in Ireland, Ballinlough Castle is one of the finest 17th Century castles in the country and it is a privilege to stay here. Built in the early part of the 17th Century with a wing later added in 1790, it is one of the few castles to have remained in the hands of one family over the centuries. The home of Sir Nicholas and Lady Nugent, it has recently been lovingly and carefully restored by the owners making the castle feel homely and extremely comfortable. It is situated in the heart of the Irish countryside where children can play and explore without being disturbed by modern day distractions. With acres of land to roam in, it really is a child’s playground. There are lakes, woodland, a walled garden, Georgian stable yard and farmyards.
Ballinlough Castle is the ideal place for a very special family holiday or celebration as there is plenty to do on the estate as well as lots of attractions nearby meaning there is something for everyone and all ages.
Ballinlough Castle also provides a fairytale setting for film shoots and fashion shoots with it’s romantic Irish charm.
1 1/2 hours from Belfast and 1 hour from Dublin.
Ballinlough Castle sleeps 16 guests in bedroom suites and double rooms. This castle is a wonderful place to entertain on a grand scale whilst still retaining a very homely and intimate feel.
Ballinlough Castle has its own private golf course, extensive private gardens and a private stocked trout lough. Nearby, there is a local golf club, the Curragh Race Course, salmon fishing on the River Boyne, Causey Farm Rural Irish experience and New Grange Monument. Ballinlough Castle offers Irish hospitality at its best and all guests are looked after by a team of warm and welcoming staff who will tend to every need.