You will notice the welcoming smiles from the moment you arrive at the 4-star Abbeyglen Castle Hotel, just outside Clifden, Co. Galway, which was built for real comfort and splendor back in 1832.
Enjoy the genuine ambiance of friendliness and superior comfort that surrounds you everywhere you go in the much-loved hotel. Immerse yourself in the beautiful landscape of Connemara. Sleep soundly in the very comfortable bedrooms and savour the award-winning cuisine.
The Connemara Lobster Safari
This Summer Abbeyglen Castle Hotel is running a two-night package that will include a one-off Connemara Lobster Safari experience. Guests can avail themselves of the opportunity to have a short coastal cruise on the traditional Connemara currach. You will be part of how local fishermen catch and bait lobster pots. On catching a live lobster a chef will then cook it and prepare it for your dinner. This unique Wild Atlantic Way adventure will take in spectacular breath-taking views of the famous Sky Road.
This package starts at €390 and also includes the following:
- Full Irish Breakfast each morning & A Gourmet 5 Course Evening Meal with live piano or traditional music each evening in our award-winning restaurant.
- At 6.30 pm each evening join the team for a complimentary glass of bubbles and warm your toes by the turf fire. We will have a short informal talk on the history of Abbeyglen and the local area.