Castlemartyr Resort is a sophisticated and stylish 5-star hotel occupying a classic 18th century manor house, situated next to the ruins of a 13th century castle, that offers a unique charm and character to the resort. This stylish and luxurious country hotel sits amongst 220 acres of mature parkland, meandering streams and a gorgeous lake in the beautiful surroundings of East Cork.
It is one of Ireland’s most spectacular and exceptional hotel resorts, alluding all the qualities of a 18th century manor house, grace, elegance and space. Guests can also enjoy far reaching countryside views when staying here. During a stay here guests will receive unparalleled world-class service.
Guest rooms are located in the original manor house and connecting annexe, the comfortable rooms are spacious, stylish and refined, featuring gorgeous designs with luxurious and elegant furnishings. All rooms are superbly appointed with many modern amenities to ensure guests have a comfortable and pleasant stay. There are also unique self catering accommodations available, there are traditional mews houses or contemporary lodges available that are again decorated and furnished to an impeccable standard, and are nestled within the estate.
The hotel is well known for its excellent dining. There are three dining options available to visitors, the Bell Tower holds an AA Rosette and offers gourmet dining in its magnificent appointed dining room, the creative and contemporary menu is truly delicious and features the very best in Irish cuisine, complimented by an excellent selection of fine wines. Franchini’s Italian restaurant offers a less formal more casual dining experience, the menu features a delightful selection of delicious home-cooked Italian dishes accompanied by again by an excellent wine list.
The Knights Bar has a warm decor and a cosy atmosphere with its open fireplace, and enjoys lovely views of the ornate gardens. The lounge menu features freshly prepared food, food is available here throughout the day, as well as tea, coffee and drinks.
The contemporary wellness spa is elegant, bright and spacious and allows guests to indulge in a range of health and beauty treatments amongst its stylish and cosy treatment rooms. The setting ensures a tranquil and relaxing setting and is a wonderful feature of the hotel. There is also an indoor pool, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.
The fitness centre is kitted out with all the latest equipment and ensures guests have a good workout, or they can partake in the many fitness classes available.
The delightful grounds include beautiful landscaped gardens, a historic chapel, the tomb of an Earl and Mitchell’s woods. There is an 18-hole inland links style golf course and a wealth of outdoor activities and amenities including, archery, clay pigeon shooting, croquet, cycling, falconry, forest and woodland trails and walking routes. The surrounding area features a whole host of other activities.