Valentines Accommodation Packages
Belleek Castle is the perfect venue to treat that special someone in your life to a Valentines stay in the Romantic Hotel of the Year as awarded by the Irish Hotel Awards 2018. Relax and indulge with your other half on your arrival in one of our Boutique Bedrooms, which have been individually decorated with period decor & some of which have beautiful four poster beds. In the evening you will both be treated to candle lit fine dining experience for a 6 course meal in the Library Restaurant, one of the best restaurants in Connaught! The award winning Library Restaurant has most recently won the award for “Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Connaught 2019” at the Yes Chef Ireland Awards. Enjoy a late check out with continental buffet or a full Irish breakfast, cooked to order.
Fall in love with the beautiful surroundings, warm welcome and hypnotising heritage of the Castle. Relax in front of our warm open fires and enjoy the tranquil ambiance where you and a loved one shall be treated to a memorable evening. Before and after dinner relax in our Spanish Armada Bar where you will be pleasantly surprised with the bar décor. The bar is designed in the fashion of a captains quarters on a Spanish armada Galleon using salvaged wood from two shipwrecks.
Valentines Dinner at Belleek Castle
14th, 15th, 16th & 17th February 2019
Treat that special person in your life to a romantic candle-lit fine dining experience at the Belleek Castle, winner of Romantic Hotel of the Year at the Irish Hotel Awards 2018. Experience some excellent modern Irish cuisine from one of the best restaurants in Connaught. Try our Gourmet 6 Course Valentines Menu in a wonderful romantic setting and fall in love with our award winning food alongside some brilliant wine. Experience some excellent modern Irish cuisine from one of the best restaurants in Connaught. Belleek Castle is known for their award-winning food and their attentive and unpretentious hospitality. The award winning Library Restaurant has most recently won the award for “Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Connaught 2019” at the Yes Chef Ireland Awards.
Fall in love with the beautiful surroundings, receive a warm welcome and enjoy the hypnotising heritage of the Castle. Relax in front of our warm open fires and enjoy the tranquil ambiance where you and a loved one shall be treated to a memorable evening.
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The Library Restaurant will be serving the 6 course Valentines Menu for €65 per Person at 7pm & 9pm on Thursday 14th of February (Valentines Day) & Friday 15th February. A 6 course Valentines Gourmet Menu for €72.50 per Person will be available on Saturday 16th of February & Sunday 17th of February. If you would like to book a table at the Library Restaurant please contact Belleek Castle on 096 22400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Valentines Dinner at Belleek Castle
14th, 15th, 16th & 17th February
6 Courses, €65 Per Person, Sittings at 7pm & 9pm
Hugh O’ Malley’s Achill Oyster
Natural in the half Shell with Lime Pearls and Horseradish Gel
Wicklow Squab Pigeon
Hay Roasted Breast, Organic Spelt and Truffle Risotto,
Crispy Scotch Quail Egg, Thyme Jus
Wild John Dory
Purple Sprouting Broccoli, Cauliflower Emulsion,
Dillisk Scented Linguini Pasta, Dill Foam
John Shannon’s Beef Fillet” Mignion”
Turnip Mustard Seed Puree, Roasted Heirloom Carrots,
Rib Cap Croquette, Hen of the Wood Mushroom Butter
Gabriel Faherty’s Cheese Espuma
Pickled Beetroot, Edamame Beans, Blackberry Vinegar
Salted Caramel Tart with Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse,
Meringue and Condensed Milk Tuille
The award winning Library Restaurant has won several awards over the last few years including 'Best Fine Dining Restaurant - Connaught 2019 at the Yes Chef Ireland Awards, the ‘Best Restaurant in Connaught’ award at the 2017 Good Eating Guide Awards. We have also won the ‘Best Customer Service in Mayo’ and ‘Best Customer Service in Connaught’ at the 2017 Irish Restaurant Awards or Food Oscars in Dublin. The Restaurant Association of Ireland (RAI) runs these awards every year. In previous years of the competition our team has won several awards in the past, including ‘Best Hotel Restaurant in Mayo’ and ‘Best Hotel Restaurant in Connaught’ for three years in a row between 2014 and 2016.
Belleek Woods Community Walk
10 AM, First Thursday of Every Month in 2019
7th February, 7th March, 4th April, 2nd May, 6th June, 4th July, 1st August, 5th September, 3rd October, 7th November & 5th December.
Join us for a FREE GUIDED WALK through Belleek Woodlands on the banks of the River Moy for exercise, pleasure and well being of mind & body after the busy Christmas period. The walk will begin at 10am at Belleek Castle and will be an 1 hour & a half long. The walk will finish at Jack Fenn Courtyard Cafe where people can relax after for some brunch & a cup of freshly brewed coffee or tea.
The group will be guided by Reese the dog & Stephen our Castle Curator who will talk about the heritage of Belleek Castle & Woods. As you wander the woods you will see and learn about it's the variety of trees, flowers, birds & wildlife, such as the red squirrel, who can be seen scampering from tree to tree.
As you ramble along you will learn about the story of the Knox-Gore family who lived in Belleek Castle and see buildings from the former estate of the Knox-Gore family such as the icehouse, the hermitage, the old boathouse, cottage ruins and the famine wall. The group will wander through the the Fairy Trail and pass by the Knox-Gore Monument, burial place of 1st Baronet Francis Arthur Knox-Gore, who is buried there with his wife & favourite horse. The walk will continue alongside the banks of the River Moy and learn about the Maritime history of the port of Ballina & see shipwrecks including the concrete SS Creteboom. You will also get to see the old boathouse, cottage ruins, grave of Charles Knox-Gore, the Knox-Gores picnic area and the famine wall before returning back to Jack Fenn's for a relax & chat.