DAN Buckley’s Bar at Macroom’s Castle Hotel beat off stiff competition to be named the best hotel carvery in Munster and Ireland at the grand final of The Great Carvery Competition 2014. The prestigious awards, which are one of the largest in the country, are run on an annual basis by Unilever Food Solutions and are highly sought after by industry professionals. The Great Carvery Competition acknowledges Ireland and Northern
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JOHN Reihill, Manager of the Castle Hotel Leisure Centre, Macroom, sponsors a one year free membership each to Blaithin Casey (17), Macroom and Christina Desmond (17), Macroom.
A meeting of farmers in West Cork highlighted the devastating impact Single Farm Payment clawbacks will have on family farms, and made it clear that the issue will have to be addressed by politicians running in the upcoming local and European elections. Well over 100 farmers attended the meeting at the Castle Hotel in Macroom, which was organised and chaired by ICSA West Cork chairman Dermot Kelleher.
The Castle Hotel and The Briery Gap Theatre in Macroom have united to offer a truly unique Wedding Venture, have you ever dreamt of being Angelina Jolie on your wedding day and that your partner could be Brad Pitt, well now, here is your chance to take centre stage and even choose your own cast. The merging of these two established venues now presents couples with a romantic, theatrical,
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel in Macroom beat off stiff competition and was voted number five within the Top 25 Hotels in Ireland by Trip Advisor this week, in its annual Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The hotel is no stranger to awards and last year was presented with ‘The Best Hotel Carvery in Munster’, ‘Best Customer Service’ by The Restaurant Association of Ireland and received two 2013 Trip Advisor Awards.
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel has been named as Munster’s Best Hotel Carvery at the Grand Final of The Great Carvery Competition 2013. The prestigious awards, which are one of the largest in the country, are run on an annual basis by Unilever Food Solutions and are highly sought after by industry professionals. The Great Carvery Competition acknowledges Ireland and Northern Ireland’s love of carvery, recognising the very best pub and
by Stephen Johnson THE Irish Restaurant Association has named the Castle Hotel in Macroom one of the top restaurants in Munster for 2013.
Macroom & District Lions Club in association with the HSE are presenting a “safeTALK” training workshop on suicide awareness in the Castle Hotel in Macroom on Thursday 21st February 2013, from 7pm to 10pm.
Pictured at the recent wedding afternoon at the Castle Hotel Macroom were Caitriona Healy, Enchanted Flowers; Emma Wray & Sarah Power showcasing dresses from Sharon Gregory Dress Design; Executive Head Chef Pat Ryan and Wedding Co-ordinator, Vicki Wray Castle Hotel.
Join the team in Dan Buckley’s Bar, Castle Hotel, on Saturday October 13th, where managers Eileen Lynch and Majella O’Neill (seated) will shed their locks in Aid of The Mercy Hospital Cancer Unit Cork.
ONE of West Cork’s best-known businesses, Hosford’s Garden Centre located on the main N71 between Bandon and Clonakilty has closed down. The company, Hosford’s Geranium & Garden Centre Ltd has been placed into liquidation.
THE Macroom E centre held an Education, Training & Employment Support Expo at the Castle Hotel, Macroom, recently. The expo generated a lot of local interest with people keen to find out what options are available.
Irish Olympic athlete Ciarán O’Lionáird (1,500m) from Toonsbridge who popped in to ‘re-fuel’ at the Castle Hotel, Macroom pictured with Duty Manager Majella O’Neill and Conference Banqueting Manager Merril Kahapola Arachchige.
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel has announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveller reviews on TripAdvisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide. Approximately 10 per cent of accommodations listed on TripAdvisor receive this prestigious award.
THE Castle Hotel in Macroom has teamed up with Macroom Hospital as plans kick off for the upcoming European Championships in Poland and Ukraine. Pictured at the launch were Anna Sheehan, Don Buckley, Rosemary O’Connell, Elaine Collins, Rachel Kohler and Eileen Lynch as the hotel announced their premium “three match package” of €50.
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel has beaten off stiff competition to be voted best family hotel by Trip Advisor this week in its annual Trip Advisor Travellers’ Family Hotel Choice Awards. The Castle Hotel was ranked within the top 25 hotels in Ireland in the “family” hotel award category by Trip Advisor and in January the hotel was ranked within the top twenty five hotels in Ireland in the “bargain” hotel award
THE Castle Hotel in Macroom was a hive of activity on St Patrick’s Day as Christopher Murnane held a raffle as part of his fundraising efforts for Croí, in the lead up to the London Marathon 2012. Aisling McDonnell, Deputy General Manager at The Castle Hotel was on hand to assist Christopher draw eight lucky winners for the fantastic line up of prizes all kindly sponsored by local businesses and
THE Macroom Tidy Towns AGM is being held in the Castle Hotel on Monday, March 12th at 8pm. This meeting is open to the public. The annual church gate collection for the Tidy Towns is on Saturday and Sunday, March 17th and 18th.
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel has announced the appointment of Aisling MacDonnell to the role of Deputy General Manager. Aisling will be responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the hotel while ensuring a four star quality of service is provided to all clientele. Her role will include managing the hotel’s vibrant wedding reception business.
ON February 25th the Castle Hotel Macroom was transformed into a wonderland of glitz and glamour as it welcomed guests to the Mad Hatter’s Black Tie Ball in aid of Help Them HOPE, a charity based in Lima Peru. Help Them HOPE helps students with disabilities become more independent through higher education opportunities, peer support, independent living classes, and career guidance. The centre is run by Carlow man John Whelan.
THE wedding team at the Castle Hotel, Macroom will host a bespoke “wedding afternoon” on Sunday, February 19th next from 3-6pm. The dedicated and experienced wedding team will be on hand to guide visitors through the boutique hotel to see first hand the beautiful Ardilaun suite which will be co-ordinated to allow you to get an exclusive insight into your day.
HUNDREDS of people attended a meeting in Macroom’s Castle Hotel to organise a campaign to retain Macroom Community Hospital. Fears are growing that the hospital may be targeted for closure due to ongoing cuts to health service budgets with signals from government indicating that community hospitals with less than 50 beds, like Macroom, may be targeted.
MACROOM’S Castle Hotel beat off stiff competition to be voted best bargain hotel by Trip Advisor this week in its annual Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Awards. The Castle Hotel was ranked within the top 25 hotels in Ireland in the “bargain” hotel award category by Trip Advisor. The Castle Hotel is no stranger to Trip Advisor and last year was awarded a Certificate of Excellence for 2011.
Teresa Bradfield from Kilmurry near Macroom was the lucky winner of a €2,000 pendant set on New Year’s Eve thanks to the Castle Hotel. The beautiful white gold and diamonds set was the star prize at the hotel’s “Lashes & Taches” New Year’s Eve party, part of the hotel’s diamond jubilee celebrations. Owner, Don Buckley said, “Following the success of our ‘Diamonds and Tiaras’ celebrations last year which kick-started our
THE highly anticipated New Year’s Eve party at the Castle Hotel in Macroom, is guaranteed to be “blingtastic” according to organisers of the “Lashes and Taches” New Year’s Eve party. Complimentary Lashes & Taches will be provided to the first 50 people before 9.30pm as well as a punch reception on arrival. Finger food will be presented on the night by award winning, Executive Head Chef, Pat Ryan with dancing
THERE was plenty of festive cheer in the streets of Macroom on Monday as the Castle Hotel launched its “Festive Fiesta” tapas and cocktails menu for the holiday season. Santa’s little helpers were seen distributing personal samples of tasty tapas to much appreciated, hard working local businesses. The tapas included Clonakilty black pudding with apple chutney, smoked bacon and red onion tartlet and St Tola’s goat’s cheese en croute.