Gregans Castle Hotel
The Burren, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare
Phone: 065 7077005
- 21 bedroom
- Family run Country House Hotel
- Fine dining restaurant
- Eco-friendly Hotel
Gregans Castle Hotel is The Georgina Campbell Country House of The Year for 2010 and was the 2009 Winner of The Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Award for Fine Dining. Food & Wine Magazine has rated our Restaurant the 6th Best in Ireland.
Gregans Castle Hotel is the ultimate luxury hideaway set within the visually enchanting and unique Burren landscape with it’s myriad botanical, archaeological and cultural treasures and with breathtaking views across Galway Bay.
Owners Simon Haden and Frederieke McMurray manage this oasis of comfort together with their attentive staff. Irish hospitality and total relaxation prevail. All bedrooms are individually and elegantly decorated and are indulgently free from the intrusion of televisions.
A stylish mix of fine antique furniture and paintings together with a sprinkling of interesting modern Irish art adorn this graceful house. Welcoming turf fires, candlelight and generous jugs of garden flowers add to the relaxing atmosphere. A mature garden, sensitively borrowed from the landscape and the surrounding bucolic setting, together with strong environmental ethics ensures a peaceful co-existence with nature.
Dining is one of the highlights of a stay at Gregans Castle Hotel. Chef Mickael Viljanen’s award winning and creative cuisine makes this one of the top gourmet destinations in Ireland. Non residents are welcome for lunch, afternoon tea and dinner.
The Cliffs of Moher are within 20 minutes of the hotel. We are less than one hour’s scenic drive from both Shannon and Galway Airports. We are halfway between Kerry and Connemara and less than 3 hours from Dublin.