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Set amongst 164 acres of the beautiful wooded Shournagh valley, the Great National Blarney Hotel Golf & Spa Resort is one of the finest in the country. Its stunning location close to the historic town of Blarney in County Cork, steeped in history, legend and rugged natural beauty, would almost be reason enough to visit were it not for its many other attributes.
The Resort’s impressive signature championship golf course was co-designed by two times Major winner, John Daly. Surrounded by breathtaking scenery this 4 star hotel resort is ideal for your next getaway, no matter what the occasion - Blarney Golf Resort looks forward to welcoming you.
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The hotel is situated 3 miles from the centre of Blarney village, the Blarney Golf Resort is a mere 8 miles from Cork city and its International Airport.
Travelling By Road.
Chauffeur driven or self drive cars can be arranged by the hotel.
From the Dublin:
After taking the M8 Fermoy by pass the M8 will merge into the N8. Drive on this road and at the Dunkettle Interchange roundabout you take the 3rd exit, then merge onto the N8 (signposted Cork) Entering Cork. At roundabout take the 1st exit onto the N8 (signposted Cork). Continue for approximately two kilometres and take the slip road at the Tivoli flyover. Follow the signs for Limerick through Blackpool and onto the N20. At Clogheenmilcon Interchange branch left, then at roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the R617 (signposted Blarney). Continue forward onto the R617 through Blarney and then Entering tower. Turn right up the hill for two kilometres and we are on the right hand side.
Using the N20 Limerick Road Continue forward through Charleville, Buttevant, Newtwopothouse and Mallow. Continue forward onto the N20 entering Rathduff. At Clogheenmilcon Interchange branch left, then at roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the R617 (signposted Blarney). Continue forward onto the R617 through Blarney and then Entering tower. Turn right up the hill for two kilometres and we are on the right hand side.
Travelling by Train You can reach Cork City from all major towns and cities. The main train station in Cork City is Kent Station. We are approximately 20 minutes by Car from this station
Travelling by Air
Cork international Airport is 20 minutes by taxi from the Resort. Shannon airport can be reached in less than 2 hours. Arrangements can also be made to land helicopters at the Blarney Golf Resort.
Blarney is one of Ireland’s most renowned villages, with Blarney Castle being one of the most popular destinations for tourists.
Blarney Castle is, of course, famous for its stone with legend having it that those who kiss the stone will forever acquire the gift of eloquence or the gab!
You can also visit Blarney Home and Gardens and the Blarney Castle Estate with its magnificent woodland walks.
And now there is Blarney Golf Resort right at the heart of the Blarney experience.
Cork city also has many attractions such as theatres, shops, museums, restaurants and bars, golf courses, fishing, walking and equestrian events.
The luxurious 4 star hotel on the Resort offers 62 stylishly designed deluxe bedrooms and 44 beautifully appointed 2 bedroom Lodges, suitable for golfers, girly pamper breaks, hen and stag do's and also ideal for families.
After a day on the golf course or touring around Blarney take advantage of the extremely well-equipped Health Spa & Club with a 20m swimming pool, tanning facilities, Jacuzzi and steam rooms, not to mention an assortment of treatment rooms, for pampering and relaxation after a long day.
And if all this is giving you an appetite then have a relaxing drink in our modern classic Cormac’s Bar before satisfying your taste buds in the fine dining Inniscarra Restaurant – contemporary Irish Cuisine to tempt the most discerning gourmand.
King Double / Twin King, double bed for double occupancy with the option of twin beds, all rooms have bath/shower offering luxury and comfort to all guests.
Spacious accommodation with Plasma TV, free internet access, tea/coffee making facilities, iron & ironing board and safe. Self control heating/cooling system in each room.
All residents have free use of the Health Club. Upgrades available with balcony, bathrobes (fee applies). All rates are inclusive of full buffet breakfast. Refundable deposit of €250 required for cash payments on Lodges.
After a long day of exercise and activity, where better to unwind and relax than in the therapeutic environs of the Resort’s Spa & Health Club.
Here you can ease out those tired muscles with a wide range of classical therapies which include the Steam and Sauna rooms, Hot Stone Massage and Body Wraps. Or if you prefer, you can indulge yourself in one of the many beauty treatments on offer ranging from Jessica/Jessana manicures and pedicures to full facials and St. Tropez tanning.
If fitness and training are the main reasons for our visit to The Health Club, you will find a fully equipped gym with cardiovascular equipment, machine and free weights to put you through your paces. Our fully trained instructors will be on hand and are more than happy to assist those who require personalised training programmes, tailored to your specific needs.
Our 20m swimming pool and Jacuzzi are ideal for those who prefer aquatic exercise or who just want to relax in the warm water after a long day on the golf course!
After a long day of shopping or golfing, where better to de-stress and relax than in the tranquil environs of our treatment rooms. Here you can ease out those tired muscles with a wide range of classical Spa treatments in one of our 5 treatment rooms. Take a little extra time for yourself before your treatment and really unwind in the steam room and sauna.
Our skilled therapists will help you choose from a varied menu that include facials, massage and hand & feet treats. For real indulgance try one of our fantastic body wraps, scrubs or polishes. For those finishing touches manicures, pedicures and tanning are also available. Fresh gowns are provided to all guest taking a treatment.
We have choosen the pure and natural Yon-Ka face and body skincare to use in our treatments. The heart of this range is the aromatic composition of lavender, cypress, rosemary, thyme and geranium essential oils blended with a wealth of plant extract. Each ingredient has a specific role for your skin: the fruit acids moisturize and enhance the complexion, the vitamins combat free radicals, the seaweed re-mineralize and the plant oils nourish and soften.
Yon Ka Spa of the Year Ireland 2008
Our treatment rooms are open from 8am - 6pm each day.
Anonymous from Kilbeggan
Stayed 08-2013Young couple
The rooms are big and comfortable.
Anonymous from County Dublin
Stayed 07-2013Mature couple
Theresa from Wicklow
Stayed 08-2012A few friends
The beautiful Inniscarra Restaurant opens its doors from 7.30am to 10.30am every morning for breakfast and 6pm to 9pm for dinner each evening.
The dining room enjoys views of the Shournagh Valley and serves the best of Irish and organic produce.
This stylish and elegant bar offers a modern and lively mix of classic cocktails and world-renowned wines. It is the perfect spot to relax with friends or family with the drink of your choice.
Entertainment features regularly at Cormac’s Bar
The Lion's Den
After an enjoyable round of golf, relax with chill with a pint of beer, great food and service in the comfortable clubhouse.
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