May is one of the best months of the year for travel deals. you don’t have to fly overseas to avail of the bargains, however – Irish hotels are enticing staycationers with a host of short break deals this month. Travel midweek, and you stand to make the best savings. Here’s my pick of the bunch…
The Clarence, Dublin
All this May, from Sunday to Wednesday, The Clarence Hotel has B&B for two from €199… including dinner at Oliver Dunne’s Cleaver East restaurant (three tasting plates per person from the main menu).
Kelly’s Hotel, Co. Wexford
Kelly’s is notoriously difficult to book during weekends and school holidays, but the Rosslare hotel has midweek overnight packages throughout May from €115pps including B&B and dinner. All rates subject to 10% service charge.
Hotel Westport & Knockranny House Hotel, Co. Mayo
Hotel Westport is offering two nights’ B&B from €99 throughout May (select dates), while Knockranny has two nights’ B&B for two midweek from €169. Now that is a darling deal this May!
Lyrath Estate Hotel and Spa, Kilkenny
The five-star Lyrath Estate Hotel and Spa has midweek B&B offers throughout May from €65pps. Mapped walks, mountain biking on-site or a trip to the leisure centre with pool, gym and Jacuzzi are all on offer.
Keywords: Irish hotel breaks, May 2014
NB: All deals correct going to press, but subject to availability.