Afternoon tea in Ashford Castle’s sumptuously furnished Connaught Room, overlooking lush gardens, ranks among the world’s best traditional English Tea experiences.
Whether you’re geared for an equestrian jaunt or fly-fishing with a ghillie on Dromoland Castle’s vast grounds, add gourmet panache to your outing with a customized picnic basket. Choose from bottles of chilled
Champagne or Irish Whiskey, varieties of salads, meat, fish or seafood dishes or vegetarian wraps, dessert pastries and fruits—all sure to rev up your energy for another ride on the trails or walk through the stream.
Adare Manor’s The Oakroom, rated as “Ireland’s Best Hotel Restaurant 2015,” has all the beguiling enchantment you would expect amid an English Castle salon overlooking a treed estate and winding river.