Charming Country Elegance & Contemporary Convenience
Tucked within the woodlands of Northwest Ireland, Lough Eske Castle, a luxury Castle Hotel & Spa offers exceptional Donegal accommodation in a meticulously restored 17th century castle. This is the only 5 star castle hotel in Donegal and features just 96 guest rooms, two bars and a restaurant, conference and banqueting suites and a luxuriant spa. This secluded hideaway beckons you to leave civilization behind in exquisite style.
The allure of Lough Eske Castle lies in its intriguing contradictions. Despite an imposing glass and stone façade, an easygoing blend of casual, country-style comfort and modern luxury awaits inside. Simply put, this award-winning luxury castle hotel offers a fresh perspective on castle living.
Our Donegal guestroom accommodation offerings range from the contemporary stylishness of our Garden Suites to the country charm of our converted stables to the more traditional elegance of our Presidential Castle Suites with their leaded windows, exquisite antique-style furniture and private access to the castle tower.
Enjoy the spa influenced bathrooms with boutique amenities and exhilarating rainforest showers; stylish flat-screen televisions and wireless Internet; oversized windows opening onto meticulously manicured grounds. It's the perfect convergence of simple and sublime.
See what makes Lough Eske Castle Hotel the premier choice for a short or extended stay in county Donegal.
Please note that Solis Lough Eske Castle is a pet friendly hotel - view our pet services in the section below.
Pet Friendly Accomodation
At Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa we are dedicated to ensuring a relaxing and comfortable experience for all hotel guests – both man and man’s best friend!. Bring your dog or cat along on holiday to our pet-friendly hotel in Ireland, where pets are welcome, and even pampered, in our Courtyard Guestrooms and Garden Suites.
Treat your loyal friend to his or her very own welcome bed basket and blanket, toy, and food & water tray. Should you require information about local veterinarians, groomers, or our additional pet-friendly hotel services in Ireland, simply ask our concierge.
Enhance Your Stay
Have you ever stayed at an hotel and wanted to visit the Spa, go golfing, fishing or hiking only to find there's no space available now your there! Well we want you to make the most of your stay with us and have a list of activities and treats available that you can book in advance that will enhance your visit to Lough Eske Castle.
Accommodation - Upgrade Your Room to a Suite: Click here and we will check if there are any suites available during your stay.
Great Outdoors: Hire a Walking Guide to accompany you on your exploration of Donegal’s Great Outdoors for a day. €100 per couple / family.
Order a Packed Lunch: This tasty lunch comes pre-packed in a rucksack with a disposable camera, use of one of our Hotel Walking Sticks and a Map. €20 per adult and €10 per child.
Golfing: Choose to golf at Murvagh (Donegal Golf Course) which is one of Donegal’s finest championship links courses and is within a 10 minute drive of the hotel. Preferential green fees are €35 per person midweek and €45 per person weekends. Donegal Golf Course is among the golf courses in the Northwest of Ireland which has been voted European Golf Destination 2011.
Pet Pooch: Bring your pet Dog or Cat on holiday – pet pooches are welcome in our Courtyard Guestrooms and Garden Suites. Each pooch receives a welcome bed basket and blanket, a toy and a food and water tray. We can also arrange dog grooming (priced between €30 and €50 depending on dog size) and a dog walking service at €20 per hour.
Historic Tour: Take a Historic Tour of Lough Eske Castle and Grounds – This tour runs from 11am every Saturday morning (and by request) and brings you through the rich history of the Lough Eske Estate and its owners. €10 per person.
The Spa Solis Essential Facial: Our most popular facial in Spa Solis - per-book and you can enjoy it for only €85 per adult.
The Real Aromatherapy Associates Experience: A full body massage using personally selected essential oils to soothe and relax the body - pre-book and you can enjoy it for only €90 per adult.
Dinner in Cedars Restaurant: Enjoy a three course table d’hote dinner in Cedars Restaurant followed with your choice of tea or coffee for just €55 per person. Children’s dinner - €10 per main course and €4 per dessert.
Gallery Bar – A comprehensive Bistro Menu is available daily from Noon until 11pm in the Gallery Bar with main courses priced from €11 to €22.50.