Castlemartyr, Co. Cork, P25 X300.
Live the Resort Life
Nestled amid East Cork’s woodlands, the luxury 5-Star Castlemartyr Resort is a destination richly steeped in Irish history and tradition. Situated on 220 acres, Castlemartyr Resort consists of a grand 18th century country manor house that sits adjacent to the ruins of an 800-year-old-castle.
With a storied history that includes Strongbow, Walter Raleigh, the Knights Templar and more, the Castlemartyr Resort was officially opened for guests in 2008. Over the years the grounds and buildings have been tastefully updated, they have been magnificently restored and elegantly enhanced to offer 108 guest rooms and suites, along with 36 luxury residences.
You will be spoilt for dining choices with a host of 7 diverse dining options including Canopy, our relaxed and airy restaurant featuring the best of local dishes and ingredients as well as our exclusive intimate restaurant, Terre, ideal for that extra special lunch or dinner. Afternoon tea is always a firm favourite and is served in the elegant Manor House. Alternatively, opt to hop across the fairways to enjoy a casual bite in The Clubhouse and a short stroll outside the gates of the grounds take you to The Hunted Hog, our traditional Irish Pub, where a great atmosphere and hearty meals await.
All residents enjoy complimentary access to the Health Club where active types can experience the extensive gym, tennis courts and swimming pool and leisure seekers can relax and take time out on a day bed while taking in the glorious views of the resort’s grounds. As Summertime is truly the start of the glorious golfing weather conditions, golf-loving residents can enjoy time on the Driving Range and our inland Links 18-hole golf course.
The Spa is also another exceptional resort experience to be savoured, a special space in which to indulge the senses and unwind the mind. Superb Espa treatments await from our expert spa therapists which can be set in solo or couples suites including private thermal areas. We also specialise in Germaine De Capuccini treatments. For a special occasion, a visit to our hair salon & Mani/Pedi suite add a fabulous finishing touch.
LOOKING FOR A DOG-FRIENDLY HOTEL IN IRELAND? CASTLEMARTYR RESORT IS A GOLD MEDAL AWARD WINNER FOR ‘BEST PET-FRIENDLY HOTEL’ IN IRELAND.
– OLD MIDLETON DISTILLERY
Home to the world-renowned brands of Irish Whiskey; Jameson, Paddy and Powers, the Old Midleton Distillery presents historic Whiskey Tours, through production of Irish Whiskey.
– BALLYMALOE COOKERY SCHOOL, ORGANIC FARM & GARDENS
Ballymaloe Cookery School is situated on 100 acres of organic farmland in the rolling countryside of East Cork, approximately 40 mins from Cork City.
– TITANIC EXPERIENCE
Situated in the original offices of The White Star Line in Cobh, the location marks the departure point for the last 123 passengers who boarded the Titanic on its fateful maiden voyage to America.
– STEPHEN PEARCE POTTERY
Stephen Pearce along with his small group of talented local craftspeople make the world famous Stephen Pearce ranges of pottery in Shanagarry, East Cork on the edge of Ballycotton Bay.
– MIDLETON FARMER’S MARKET
Takes place every Saturday morning. The market hosts various events throughout the year such as craft beer and farmhouse cheese tastings and the market is always accompanied by the sounds of local talented musicians.
– LEAHY’S OPEN FARM
Situated in East Cork, just 3 miles from the lovely village of Dungourney, 15km north of the busy town of Midleton and bordering Cnoc a Ceo Woods, this family run farm is open to visitors throughout the year.
– BLACKWATER BOATING
Marrying excitement and adrenalin with history and breath-taking scenery, Blackwater Boating is an amazing adventure for explorers of all ages.
– BALLYCOTTON CLIFF WALK
A short drive from Castlemartyr Resort is the charming village of Ballycotton; one of Ireland’s hidden gems. The Cliff Walk starts in village, near to the lifeboat station.
– BALLYCOTTON LIGHTHOUSE BOAT TRIP & FISHING
A lovely excursion with a short boat ride to the island that is home to Ballycotton’s famous lighthouse or opt for a fishing trip with Ballycotton Sea Adventures.