What's On

Sitting within the magnificent 350 acre estate of Ashford Castle, The Lodge at Ashford Castle celebrates the year with inspiring events and the chance to sample extraordinary local and seasonal cuisine, international flavours and enables guests to learn about the latest trends.  Enjoy a variety of different dining and entertainment experiences with family or friends for an unforgettable experience.   

We go to great lengths to provide the very best experience in each of our venues, and welcome suggestions from you for future events too, so please do feel free to let us know what may be of interest to you. 

We look forward to welcoming you in the coming months. 


Relax in the Quay Bar and Brasserie

The Quay Bar and Brasserie is the only place you would want to come sit back and relax in, where you can appreciate the breathtaking views of Lough Corrib, sip on your favourite drink or enjoy a delicious meal. 

The informal setting with our heartfelt Irish hospitality is sure to make you feel right at home.

Time: 10h00 - 22h30 | Daily

Venue: Quay Bar and Brasserie



Santa's Lunch at The Lodge

Enjoy a festive themed lunch at the Lodge at Ashford Castle with wonderful views and welcoming hospitality, to help you get into the Christmas spirit. There's no place more magical in which to celebrate this special time of year. Bring the family this December to enjoy a delicious lunch, and afterwards the kids can meet Santa Clause himself and receive a gift. 

Please provide children's name and ages prior to booking. 

Time: 13:30 - 15:00 | Every Saturday and Sunday from 2nd December

Venue: The Ballroom | Wilde’s at The Lodge

Price: €35 per adult | €18 per child

Masquerade Ball

Get into the spirit of Christmas and book your Christmas celebration with all the festive trimmings at our Masquerade Ball. We will welcome you in style with with glistening chandeliers. You will enjoy a scrumptious five course Christmas dining experience with a mulled wine and mince pie reception followed by a delicious five course dinner.

Specials rates for overnight stay are available upon request.

Time: 18:30 Reception | 19:00 Dinner

Venue: The Harbour Ballroom

Price: €55 per person


New Year's Eve at The Lodge

Join us at The Lodge for an unforgettable celebration and see in the New Year in true Irish style.

Our Gala Dinner is set to be an experience to remember and is followed by an evening of live entertainment and dancing to the sound of guitar and piano with Mike Stewart and Carmel Dempsey playing a range of favourites to suit all tastes.

Specials rates for overnight stay are available upon request.

Time: 18:30 Reception | 19:00 Dinner

Gala Venue: The Harbour Ballroom