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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I booked the upper bedroom, at the top of the castle, for one night in January 2017. The castle is gorgeous - it's absolutely stunning. And incredible that we got to stay in a 16th century castle with so much history. The modern updates still keep with the castle feeling as well. Well done. Our room was...

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Peter S, Manager at Ross Castle B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we thoroughly enjoyed having you to stay at Ross Castle and hope to see you again.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Me and my friends could not have been happier with our stay here. We rented the entire castle to ring in the New Year together and it was simply perfect! A perfect mix of retaining all the old castle features, but with a few (very appreciated) modern features, including heating in every room, WiFi, and a VERY well equipped modern...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ross Castle is not 5 star accommodation, but it is an authentic experience of staying in a genuine castle in the beautiful countryside of Meath County. It is the character of the place and experience of communal dining in the wonderful living areas (complete with antique furniture, suits of armour and buffalo head trophies mounted on the walls) as well...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Ross Castle on particularly cold day and it was very cold inside as well as out. The facilities were very good, the food was lovely - communal dining was helped by the fact the the other guests were charming. The bed was comfy and the room spacious and well appointed. When I complained about the cold - a...

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Peter S, Manager at Ross Castle B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Ross Castle and your candid review. We have made some significant upgrades to the heating system in recent years, however making a 500 year old castle as warm as a modern home is next to impossible. We are working to improve the castle on a continuous basis to ensure that all of our guests enjoy...

Downpatrick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family stayed in Ross Castle on the 27th and 28 th of Dec. There were 11 adults and 8 children under six. We had a most relaxing and brilliant time. The castle had ideal accommodation for our large family. Very exciting for the children. The hosts Jackie her husband and daughter and Vanessa were amazing. Nothing was too much...

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place full of charm and mystery. An enchanting castle rich with history myths and legends a great atmospheric place for a getaway. Myself and 7 overs gathered by the fire yesterday evening as we settled in for the night great for a group get together or just if you fancied playing king and queen for the evening...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 December 2016

The Castle is beautifully decorated, the rooms are spotless and full of character. We stayed in one of the tower rooms, it was really lovely, with en suite bathroom and a gorgeous four poster bed! There was a group of us, we had a beautiful meal and sat around a roaring fire chatting into the wee hours. Would totally recommend...

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Fairbanks, Alaska
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I wanted a more authentic castle stay and sure did find it at Ross Castle B & B -- from the ride up on a small winding road to this beautiful castle tower set on a hill overlooking the river. The HISTORY talk about the HISTORY - commissioned by King Henry VIII for 11 Pounds. The tower room were two...

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Holland
Reviewed 22 November 2016

First, the people who manage the castle are fantastic! The food was great, the room was very clean and the grounds were charming. My husband asked to spend a night in a castle and this is the place I picked. It is a bonafide rustic medieval castle- stone walls and lots of animal mounts. The experience of staying here was...

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic night here last weekend, a group of my friends went down on Saturday night and had a beautiful dinner. I stayed in the top tower room (Sabina's) room which was amazing as you can see from the picture. You can see Lough Sheelin from the bathroom window! Excellent stay in a castle steeped in character and...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ross Castle is situated on the shores of Lough Sheelin, County Meath, in the heart of Ireland. It features unique en-suite bed-and-breakfast accommodation in a historic setting. The castle offers beautiful waterfront views across a lake, famous for trout, perch and pike fishing. Our tourist accommodation is ideal for family holidays and romantic couple getaways while touring in Ireland. This remarkable Irish castle provides the fitting base for your Irish vacation. As a B&B, we provide the flexibility of individual travel combined with the comfort of Old World charm, history and modern conveniences in a location, which is as central as any can be in Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ross Castle B&B

Address: Ross Castle | Mount Nugent, Oldcastle, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Oldcastle
Price Range: ₹ 7,931 - ₹ 8,731 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Rooms in the high tower have incredible views, but they may come with their very own ghost! Ask the hosts for the old stories!”
 of 5 bubbles Blaith_L, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The tower rooms are for castle lovers”
 of 5 bubbles 685RichardC, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Tower rooms are definitely the coolest place to stay!”
 of 5 bubbles Fintan_Miller, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms are great but would pick one farther down if you have mobility issues”
 of 5 bubbles ShelbySolski, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have lovely views. Spiral staircase to tower rooms. Single beds good for younger children, but small for teens or adults.”
 of 5 bubbles 662marilynl, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
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