Walk Connemara
Walking Routes in the Connemara: An Interview with a Local Guide

Local walking guide Michael Gibbon shares his favourite routes and explains why Connemara is best explored on foot.

20th September 2018

Farm to Fork Ireland
Farm to Fork in Ireland: Meet the Suppliers to The Lodge at Ashford Castle

The Lodge is renowned for its food and it relies heavily on outstanding produce from local suppliers.

23rd August 2018

Introducing Peter, Hotel Manager at The Lodge at Ashford Castle

Originally from County Mayo, new General Manager Peter Fergus opens up about his favourite local spots.

20th July 2018

Galway Races Summer Festival
A Guide to the Galway Races Summer Festival

With fixtures scheduled through the summer and Autumn, the glamorous and lively Galway Races make an ideal day out for guests at The Lodge.

22nd June 2018

Wedding Food Tips
Tips for Picking the Perfect Wedding Food

Having recently won a national award for its outstanding food and drink, The Lodge can be relied upon for providing delicious, local food for your big day.

24th May 2018

Great Recipes for Kids
Great Recipes for Kids from Red Carnation Hotels

All the family will enjoy making and eating these kid friendly recipes from Red Carnation's collection of hotels.

09th May 2018

Archery Facts
10 Facts You Never Knew about Archery

An ancient sport loved by royalty, all the family can try their hand at archery whilst at Ashford Castle.

13th April 2018

Ashford Castle, Midleton Rare Whiskey and Waterford Crystal
Producing the Perfect Blend

Ashford Castle has teamed up with Midleton Rare Whiskey and Waterford Crystal to create a unique cask and engraved Ashford Castle tumblers.

28th March 2018

Traditional Irish Recipes
3 Traditional Irish Recipes to Make for St Patrick's Day

Celebrate St Patrick's Day with these delicious and traditional Irish recipes.

13th March 2018

Spring Beauty Tips
Spring Beauty Tips: Interview with Debbie Murphy, The Beauty Room at The Lodge

Beauty expert Debbie Murphy has more than two decades experience in the industry and runs The Beauty Rooms at The Lodge at Ashford Castle. Here, she shares her secrets to looking and feeling your best this Spring.

05th February 2018

Discover the Ancient Art of Falconry at Ashford Castle

National Geographic have launched the ‘Year of the Bird’ initiative at each of their lodges, including Ashford Castle.

25th January 2018

Jonathan Raggett
Jonathan Raggett on the Importance of Sustainable Luxury

Managing Director of Red Carnation Hotels, Jonathan Raggett shares his thoughts on the sustainability issues of today.

24th January 2018

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