Valentine’s Day is coming up, and we’re on the lookout for great spots for you and your special someone. To celebrate, we’ve found five self-catering stays that are sure to bring out your romantic side. Prepare a magical feast of favourite food and drink to enjoy together.
Five Self-Catering Stays for Romantics
Lost Cottage, Treangarriv, Kerry
This idyllic Kerry cottage is the perfect fairytale getaway for your romantic break. This one is a bit out of the way, but the reward is well worth the journey. Remote, peaceful and full of character, the Lost Cottage sits on 85 acres of undisturbed country land.
With spectacular views from wherever you’re standing and everything you need for a comfortable stay, you can treat yourself and someone special to an unforgettable experience. Reconnect with nature as this wonderfully lit cottage offers stunning views through its floor-to-ceiling windows. It really is the ultimate stay, straight out of a romance novel.
Finn Lough Resort, Enniskillen, Fermanagh
Have you ever dreamt of spending a night of romance beneath the stars? These transparent bubble domes at Finn Lough Resort are designed for just that. Immerse yourself in nature as you enjoy a peaceful night in this stunning forest, in the comfort of these cosy domes.
Book a standard dome for a night of magic, or splash out on the premium experience and get two luxury domes all to yourself. This experience is complete with a standing stone bath overlooking all that gorgeous greenery. For a peaceful night with breathtaking views, Finn Lough is one you’ll never forget.
Treehouse 1 at Grove House, West Cork
Nothing says romance like a night away in isolation in West Cork’s wilderness. This luxurious treehouse brings out your inner child, with sophistication and luxury in mind. A gorgeously cosy getaway amongst the pine trees, it’s the perfect escape for you and your love.
The open-plan treehouse is designed to bring people together, so you can celebrate love and life with the one you love most. You can enjoy a home-cooked meal, with your very own kitchen and dining area. Take a dip in the outdoor tub while you unwind and enjoy the scenery, and complete the experience with a bottle of bubbly.
Mount Juliet Estate, Kilkenny
For a magical and luxurious stay, head to the extravagant Mount Juliet Estate, where the stunning self-catering lodges wait to welcome you. The estate itself is a place of wonder, with 500 acres of gorgeous land to explore.
Just beside the Manor House Hotel, you’ll find these charming lodges, with all you need for your perfect break filled with romance. Cosy and modern, you can make Mount Juliet your home for the night, with your very own front garden looking out over the estate. It’s the ideal spot to escape and take in all the splendour of Kilkenny’s most spectacular scenery.
The Barbican, Glenarm, Antrim
Head out to this unique medieval miniature castle in County Antrim for a truly memorable romantic break. The Barbican is a wi-fi free zone, so you can really clear the head and spend some time together without technology to distract you.
This charming 1825 building has been transformed into a cosy home for your perfect getaway. With all of the essentials included, you can make yourself at home and enjoy the peace and isolation. Enjoy a picnic on the stunning rooftop terrace, with fabulous views of the sea to really take you away from the stresses of life to reconnect with nature.