Sitting proudly just up the hill from the main shopping street and a five-minute walk from the picturesque St Peter Port quayside, The Old Government House Hotel & Spa offers the perfect welcome in this beautiful, balmy corner of the British Isles.
The extraordinary characters of the Castle passionately care about each and every guest, while our spectacular surroundings, exquisite interiors, delicious cuisine and unique local partnerships bring this corner of Ireland to life in the most beautiful way. We were so proud to be voted “Best Of The Best” by Virtuoso and to be recognised with countless other awards that pay testament to our remarkable team and their tireless efforts to create unforgettable experiences.
A 800-year old castle in beautiful County Galway
Unique & special experiences & activities on the estate
Set on a 350-acre estate with landscaped gardens, ancient woodland & an emerald lake
83 traditional & elegant rooms & suites
6 restaurants & 3 bars with a team of world-renowned chefs & sommeliers
Award-winning Spa with 10m pool, 5 treatment rooms, sauna and steam room
From exceptional Estate experiences to the finest Ashford Castle linens and our bespoke Single Malt whiskey, our collection of gifts is a true reflection of the grandeur and heritage of the Castle.
We believe deeply that our legacy is as important as the joyful experiences we offer to guests. We are proud of our many initiatives that care for our local community and our spectacular surroundings.
We pour our creativity into every exquisite room.
We are always delighted to discover our guests' photos and we love to share those stories and connect in a meaningful way. Nothing makes us happier than when our guests become part of our world...