Discover Croagh Patrick, Ireland
Nestled elegantly in County Mayo, we are spoilt for choice for beautiful hiking trails. One route that never fails to mesmerise is Croagh Patrick.
The story of the Red Carnation Red Velvet Cake
Our Director of Chocolate and Pâtisserie, Paula Stakelum, uncovers the beautiful story behind our beloved Red Velvet Cake.
Ashford Castle Drumshanbo Gunpowder Irish Gin
Ashford Castle is proud to present a new, limited-edition gin in collaboration with The Shed Distillery, one of our longstanding partnerships.
The story of the Ashford Castle Easter egg
Director of Chocolate and Pâtisserie, Paula Stakelum, shares her insights into the story behind Ashford Castle’s magnificent 2022 Easter egg.
The season of goodwill
At Ashford Castle and The Lodge we are excited to welcome our guests for the Christmas festivities.
Walking routes in the Connemara
Local walking guide Michael Gibbon shares his favourite routes and explains why Connemara is best explored on foot.
A history of Waterford Crystal
Explore the history and craftsmanship behind internationally renowned Irish glassmakers, Waterford.
Discover Dooncastle Oysters
A proud supplier of Ashford Castle, discover the story of these very special Galway oysters.
Exploring Ireland through its Walking Festivals
Visitors find it easy to fall in love with the Irish countryside.