Galway shelters ''a fascinating diversity of historic castles, cathedrals, monasteries and country estates'', according to Rough Guides. Sample it all and save £50 in the process with this deal from Glenlo Abbey Hotel.
For £144 (170€) per room, stays at this luxurious 18th-century house and abbey include a full Irish breakfast and a Table D’Hôte dinner for two. Guests will also receive a free upgrade to a Lake View Room, subject to availability on arrival.
This offer is valid Sunday-Thursday until 31 October.
The 5-star Glenlo Abbey Hotel is set among 138 acres of parkland overlooking Ireland's largest lake, Lough Corrib. The hotel's activities include a golf course and driving range, on-site clay pigeon shooting, fishing and archery. Dining facilities include the River Room Restaurant, where breakfast is served, as well as The Pullman Restaurant (where extra charges apply) -- a restored Pullman train carriage from the film Murder on the Orient Express transformed into a unique dining experience. Glenlo Abbey Hotel is 2.5km from Galway city.
Book by 1 July.
Not available on 5, 23 May; 5-6, 9-12 June; 7, 18, 29-31 July; 1, 4, 20- 22 August; 1, 24-25 September