Glin Castle, home of the Knight of Glin and his wife Madam FitzGerald, stands on the banks of the River Shannon amidst a 500 acre demense.
Visitors are welcomed to stay between March and November, and at other times by special arrangement.
There are 15 individually decorated bedrooms each with its own private bathroom, these can be reserved on an individual basis. The entire castle can also be rented as a fully staffed unit for events such as small weddings, family reunion or corporate events.
The Castle Hall with its front door overlooking the River Shannon has a richly decorated ceiling, Irish furniture and paintings wich show the original splendour of the castle interior.
The Reception Rooms consist of a sitting room (or Smoking Room) where one can sit and chat over a drink before or after dinner.The Library with its broken pedamented mahogany bookcase is situated below the rare flying staircase.
Guests can relax in the splendid Drawing Room with its Rossi marble mantelpiece - elegant surroundings in which to have morning coffee, afternoon tea or to enjoy coffee and liqueurs.
Glin Castle's food is Irish country house cooking at its best. Dine off freshly caught fish and locally reared beef and lamb. Vegetables and fruit are grown in the castle's organic walled garden.
Sit down at a well laid table covered in crisp Irish Linen and family silver in the knightly splendour of the old dining room, with its rows of ancestral portraits.