The majestic mountains of County Sligo create a scenic backdrop for the four-star Castle Dargan & Spa, setting the tone for trips spent enjoying the region’s golfing opportunities, archaeological wonders and vast landscapes.
The hotel is surrounded by 170 acres of verdant woodland and matches its delightful environs with chicly furnished rooms complete internet access and en suite bathroom facilities.
Cosy nights are complemented with breakfast each morning, while contemporary Irish cuisine is served at the Hall Door restaurant. Sunday lunch can be relished at the Courtyard Restaurant, and afternoon tea is served at the 18th-century Coach House Lounge. More informal snacks can be enjoyed at The Middleton Bar before views of the pristine 18-hole golf course.
The Icon Spa helps guests unwind with a hot tub, steam room and sauna, as well as a range of cosmetic and holistic treatments.
Groupon’s Guide To Co. Sligo
Located in the north-west of Ireland, Co. Sligo maintains pieces of Irish heritage, courtesy of its castles and other ancient sites. Further attractions include the beach and local museums, all wrapped in the county’s scenic background.
Visitors may start their journey with a visit to the Ballymote Castle, an ancient structure dating back to the 13th century. Carrowmore Megalithic Cemetery is another well-known local attraction, while in order to embrace their spiritual side, travellers may visit the Drumcliffe Church. Leisure time may be spent hiking on the Benbulben Mountain or exploring the Benbulben Craft Village Farmers Market.