7 Reasons Why You Should Stay at Lough Rynn Castle Hotel

Staying at an authentic castle hotel in Ireland is a unique and luxurious hotel experience for any hotel guest. Lough Rynn Castle Hotel is one of the top castle hotels in Ireland. Located in an idyllic area in County Leitrim in the west of Ireland, Lough Rynn Castle Hotel offers luxurious castle hotel rooms, incredible dining options made from fresh local produce as well as one of Ireland’s best wedding venues. As well as this there are nearby outdoor activities, walled gardens and luxury self-catering accommodation all in an idyllic location on a 300 acre estate in the scenic West of Ireland. 

 Ireland’s Most Authentic Castle Hotel

Lough Rynn is one of the most authentic castle hotels in Ireland. This magical Irish castle hotel has been transformed from an incredible ancestral home into a place where old world elegance mixes seamlessly with modern hotel luxury. Lough Rynn offers luxurious castle hotel rooms which include super comfortable beds with the finest linen while the furniture, fixtures and finishes exhibit the old-world elegance of the original residence of Lord Leitrim.  Castle hotel rooms also include the best of modern comforts such as free WiFi, air conditioning, HD television and a beautiful en-suite with under-floor heating. Lough Rynn Castle also offer luxurious castle hotel suites such as the Clements Suite which includes a large beautiful bedroom which have panoramic views of a beautiful estate, a four poster bed, spacious living area, en-suite complete with circular jacuzzi. The O’Carolan Suite is just as luxurious and offers an entire rooftop terrace, accessible only by you.

Award Winning Dining Options

Lough Rynn Castle Hotel offers guests incredible dining options from afternoon tea to fine dining. Lough Rynn’s Sandstone Restaurant is one of only two restaurants in Ireland to have been recognised with a 2AA Rosette Award for Excellence in Food. Whether it be Sandstone Restaurant, the secret Dungeon Bar, the Drawing rooms or Lord Leitrim’s own Baronial Hall, guests will be looked after in style by some of the best chefs and waiters in Ireland, all of whom are focused on ensuring you enjoy the perfect dining experience

A Classic Irish Castle Steeped in History

Lough Rynn is the ancestral home of The Clements family and the legendary Lord Leitrim. Guests will step back in time as they approach the imposing entrances at Lough Rynn Castle. The 300 acre estate comprises of many historical sites including the castle itself which dates back to the 19th century and includes stories of the The Clements family, the notorious Lord of Leitrim as well as how the Clements family managed to stay at Lough Rynn until the 1970’s. Once the Clements family shut Lough Rynn’s doors, the castle fell into disrepair but in 2001 the Hanly’s purchased the ailing building and within several years transformed it into a truly magical Irish castle hotel.

A Castle Hotel with Breathtaking and Idyllic Surroundings

Located in County Leitrim in the West of Ireland, Lough Rynn Castle Hotel is situated on the shores of one of the most picturesque lakes in Europe. Less than 5km from the centre of the beautiful town of Mohill, it is a gateway to Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way. Lough Rynn also offers incredible scenic views of our incredible 300 acre estate which also includes stunning walled gardens. The walled garden offers stunning sights but it also had become an important player in producing ingredients such as delicious fruits and vegetables for our award winning kitchen. Everything grown on the first tier which is called ‘the working garden’ is brought into the kitchen for our chefs to create their mouthwatering dishes. As well as this, Lough Rynn’s walled gardens has become known as a hugely popular romantic spot where many couples have come to get engaged only to return later to seal the deal with a wedding to remember. It is also truly unmatched for those romantic wedding pictures.

Ireland’s Most Romantic Castle Hotel Wedding Venues

Lough Rynn Castle Estate and Gardens is a unique and luxurious fairy-tale setting, with its secluded location, breathtaking views and classic romanticism. Lough Rynn Castle Estate are proud to have been awarded the “Best Castle Venue” in Ireland. At your Lough Rynn Castle Hotel wedding venue, we can escort your guests to the front lawns for an arrival drinks reception or to be greeted into the castle by a welcoming open log fire. Lough Rynn has so many stunning features for a wedding venue such as the Baronial hall, our arrival reception room features bay windows with views of Lough Rynn and the rolling lawns and its Inglenook fireplace which is one of the largest in the country. These are only some of the reasons as to why you should choose Lough Rynn Castle for your romantic wedding venue.

Luxury Self Catering Options

Just a three minute stroll from the main reception desk at Lough Rynn, lies a slightly different but just as special accommodation experience on our estate. We also offer newly built and luxurious self catering cottages which are ideal for group breaks, family breaks or even extra accommodation for your wedding. Our superb three bed cottages consist of two double rooms (one with en-suite bathroom), a single rooms and a family bathroom. Accommodating up to five people each, you can enjoy all the sights, service and splendour of the estate in the comfort of a more homely environment.

So Many Outdoor Activities all within 30 minutes of Lough Rynn Castle

Lough Rynn Castle Estate & Gardens is situated amongst some of the best activities found anywhere in Ireland. All within 30 minutes of us, our dedicated team of experts are on hand to answer your queries, book everything for you and ensure that whatever you’re into, you’ll never be short of something memorable to do during your unforgettable stay with us. There are so many activities within 30 minutes of Lough Rynn such as golfing, fishing, cycling, horse riding, clay pigeon shooting, kayaking, woodland walking and more.

From authentic castle hotel accommodation in luxurious surroundings to fine dining, incredible views, walled gardens and more all wrapped up in one at this historical and stunning Irish Castle Hotel, there are so many reasons why Lough Rynn is one of the most unique castle hotels in Ireland. Treat yourself to a castle hotel stay at Lough Rynn by booking direct now. 

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Offers at Lough Rynn Castle ESTATE & GARDENS

€20 OFF Best Available Rate B&B

Enjoy one nights overnight accommodation with Full Irish Breakfast in the luxury surroundings of Lough Rynn Castle Estate & Gardens, with 10% off our Best Available Rate Add Dinner at the time of booking and receive discount

Midweek Breakers

Offer includes 2 nights B&B + Dinner + Afternoon tea. Spoil yourselves with two special nights of luxury and never go hungry with an unforgettable full Irish Breakfast on both mornings, one incredible dinner in the award-winning Sandstone Restaurant and one Afternoon Tea in the unique Lough Rynn Drawing Rooms.

Luxury Self Catering Accommodation

The Cottages at Lough Rynn Castle Estate & Gardens are set within an easy 3 minute stroll from the Castle. These newly built luxurious three bedroom holiday homes accommodate up to five people. Here you will enjoy the wonderful setting and facilities of Lough Rynn in the comfort of a homely envoirnment.


* Leisurely stroll around our 300 acre estate * Visit to Lough Key Forrest park * Stop off in the picturesque town of Carrick on Shannon for a stroll & a coffee * Visit to Glencar Waterfalls * Visit one of our greats - the grave site of W.B Yeats. * Take in the superb Mullaghmore beach * Return for a fine dining experience in our Sandstone Restaurant


* Enjoy a Picnic on our 300 acre estate * Visit Arigna Mining Experience  * Enjoy some water activities at Acres Lake * Cycle the Shannon Blueway  * Enjoy a coffee and treat in Carrick on Shannon * Visit Farnaught Lime Kiln  * Retire to Lough Rynn Castle for a meal in our Drawing rooms, followed by cocktails in the Dungeon Bar



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