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

The Lodge at Ashford Castle
Discover the Artwork of The Lodge at Ashford Castle

The Lodge at Ashford Castle is not only home to supremely comfortable guestrooms, but has also has an impressive art collection adorning the walls from local creations to internationally sourced pieces.

08th January 2018

Green New Years Resolutions
Green New Year's Resolutions for 2018

From ocean conservation to caring for the welfare of South Africa’s leopards and creating a Living Wall in London, at Red Carnation make it our mission to protect and preserve the planet’s rich resources. Why not make a green New Year’s resolution that will make a difference in 2018?

04th January 2018

Help Save The Earth
5 Simple Ways You Can Help Save The Earth

Discover how easy it is to do your bit to to protect, preserve, and restore the Earth with these five simple steps.

30th December 2017

Travelling With Children
Interview with Cass Chapman of on Travelling with Children

Travel expert, Cass Chapman, founder and director of luxury family travel website, shares her tips on how to make travelling with the kids as stress free and smooth as possible.

29th December 2017

JP McMahon
My Ireland: Interview with Michelin Star Chef JP McMahon

JP McMahon talks to us about what Irish foods you must try, his dream Galway food tour, and why we should all be eating more seaweed.

25th December 2017

fireplace decorated with christmas decorations
A Wonderful Winter Wedding in Ireland

There are few more magical settings for a winter wedding than the jaw-dropping background of The Lodge at Ashford Castle. The highly experienced team will plan a bespoke wedding with plenty of personal touches.

28th November 2017

irish soda bread
How to Make Traditional Irish Soda Bread

Here, our Head Pastry Chef at Ashford Castle, Paula Stakelum shares her recipe for how to make the perfect Irish soda bread, a delicious and versatile baking classic.

03rd November 2017

Ashford Castle Shop
Inside the Ashford Castle Shop

Step inside the Ashford Castle shop to discover a showcase of the best Irish craftsmanship and artisanal products, from a bespoke Monopoly board game to an Ashford Castle Scented Candle, made by one of the world’s oldest candle manufacturers founded in Dublin in 1488.

25th October 2017

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