Snug in 300 acres of secluded countryside, the four-star Slieve Russell Hotel transports guests to a domain of rural leisure, with grand interiors surrounded by sprawling golf courses. The rural surrounds are home to an 18-hole golf course of rolling hills and lakes, where guests can get some practice in on the 9-hole, par-3 academy course spanning 1,200 yards.
Abundant in traditional style, this hotel boasts high ceilings, chandeliers and grand marble pillars, while statues and awnings exude a lavish, decorative air. Guests are invited to unwind in air-conditioned rooms which feature traditional decor, TV and en suite bathroom with Elemis toiletries.
Appetites can be satisfied at three restaurants, including the award-winning Setanta Restaurant where modern European flavours meet Italian marble floors, while fireside drinks can be enjoyed in two tranquil bars.
Guests are welcome to take advantage of the hotel facilities including access to the 9-hole academy golf course, pool, gym, sauna and steam room.
Groupon’s Guide to Co. Cavan
Characterised by drumlin countryside dotted with lakes and hills, Co. Cavan is a suitable base for tourists in search for an active holiday. Visitors may walk along the river and canal paths between towns, enjoy a picnic in the forests of Kingscourt, Cavan, Virginia and Balieborough, horse riding and fishing.
History enthusiasts may visit the 12th century Clough Oughter Castle, Cavan County Museum, Cohaw Megalithic Tomb, while quaint towns offer a wide variety of hearty dining opportunities.