The unspoiled rolling countryside of Castlemartyr in East Cork is steeped in rich history. Here an 18th Century classic manor house lies adjacent to the ruins of an 800 year old castle originally built by Richard Earl de Clare, known as Strongbow. The manor house has been magnificently restored and elegantly enhanced to offer 103 deluxe guest rooms, luxury spa and impeccably styled interiors.
Created by renowned course designer Ron Kirby, famed for Old Head and Gleneagles, the onsite Castlemartyr Golf Course is a stunning links style golf course which is both testing and visually pleasing.
Castlemartyr Resort offers luxury AA 5-Star accommodation within easy reach of Cork Airport, whilst also being on the doorstep of Cork City. Nestled in 220 acres of mature landscape, Castlemartyr is both scenic and well equipped with 103 bedrooms, a fantastic restaurant, and a brilliant onsite inland links golf course.
Each of the 103 bedrooms and suites (11 in The Manor House and 92 in the new wing) are individually appointed with the finest in interior design and comfort. Many of The Manor House Suites have sweeping views of the 18th Century parkland and lakes
Restaurant & Bars
There are a selection of excellent dining options which include the Bell Tower Fine, the onsite Italian, Franchini’s, and The Garden Room for afternoon tea. There are also two bars – The Knights Bar and The Clubhouse which is located at the golf club.
Spa & Leisure
There is a spa and fitness centre onsite which includes ESPA products and treatments, an indoor 20 metre swimming pool, sauna and steam rooms, and a relaxation lounge.
Castlemartyr Resort is located in the village of Castlemartyr, 25 km East of Cork city and 30 km from Cork airport. Dublin is a 250 km drive away, taking approximately 2.5 hours.
On Site Activities
The estate grounds offer a myriad of possibilities for outdoor pursuits including, horse and carriage rides, clay pigeon shooting, archery, croquet on Mitchell’s Lawn, woodland trails and a range of team building programmes.
There are selection of things to see and do when staying at this luxury 5-star resort. Onsite activities include carriage and horse rides, or for some offsite experiences, check out Fota Wildlife Park in Cork, the Jameson Experience in Midleton, or go on an Island Boat Tour in Ballycotton.
Castlemartyr Golf Course
A beautiful inland links based in Cork, Ireland, this course lives up to its reputation visually and architecturally. The front nine will ease you into the round with no major challenges however, the back nine is sure to test your game no matter your skill level. This top-quality golf course is coupled with a 5-star hotel that defines first-class service and provides the perfect place to relax off the course.
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Castlemartyr is the perfect Irish golf resort. Luxury onsite facilities, well-appointed accommodation and a brilliant golf course all contribute to one of the finest golfing experiences in Ireland.