Idyllic Ireland awaits. Castles and Bed and Breakfasts are at the heart of every traveler to Ireland. Since you're hoping for a romantic escape and the true Irish experience, this hand-curated Castles and Cottages self-drive honeymoon is the perfect choice. Meander through the back roads of Ireland, while staying in luxury castle hotels and idyllic B&B's of your choice.

Proposed Itinerary

Depart for your overnight flight for Dublin, Ireland.

Morning arrival at Dublin airport. After clearing customs, pick up your car (an Intermediate size SUV) and drive the short distance to the Kilronan Castle Hotel. The rest of the afternoon is free to explore all that County Roscommon has to offer. Take your pick from a wealth of attractions, historical sites, family and visitor amenities that are located in and around County Roscommon.

Kilronan Castle Estate & Spa

After breakfast, make your way to the Bed and Breakfast of your choosing. A couple of areas you may want to consider are Westport, Claremorris and Castlebar in County Mayo.

Westport, Ireland

After breakfast at your Bed and Breakfast, you will make your way to castle hotel in County Galway. This is a wonderful base to explore the idyllic scenery of the west of Ireland. You may wish to take in the Burren, the Aran Islands or visit the Cliffs of Moher.

Ballynahinch Castle Hotel
Cliffs of Moher

Today after breakfast make your way to the Bed and Breakfast of your choice. You may wish to head south to experience the magnificent scenery in County Kerry or go coastal in the South - East. Whichever area you choose, there are a plethora of amazing sites to explore.

County Mayo

Continue touring in County Kerry or the South-East to explore independently off-the-beaten track.


After breakfast, make your way to Clontarf Castle Hotel in Dublin 4. The luxurious Clontarf Castle Hotel, reborn and redesigned is the choice of interesting people the world over. Forget what time it is, Clontarf Castle Hotel in Dublin is an imaginary world, no longer the past, not quite the future. When you arrive, time becomes yours. Located just outside of Dublin, you may choose to explore the cosmopolitan capital city. Dublin, Ireland's capital city, is a historical and contemporary cultural center. Dublin city is home to many theaters and galleries and is known for its literary contributions from WB Yeats to Bernard Shaw to Oscar Wilde. It is a modern center of education, arts, entertainment and history.

Clontarf Castle Hotel
Musical Pub Crawl - Dublin

After breakfast, you still have the entire morning to explore Dublin independently before heading to the airport for your return flights home.

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