A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An Bord Pleanála has given the green light for a piece of the €16m upgrade of the five-star Dromoland Castle in Co Clare.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
James Hicks cabinets and a 1969 portrait by Maurice Desmond are among the lots, writes
Sat, 17 Sep, 2016
The five-star Dromoland Castle Hotel is on course for a record year, with revenues set to top €20m.
Wed, 29 Jun, 2016
The Dromoland Castle Hotel is seeking to block renewed plans by forecourt operator Applegreen to extend its network of motorway service areas into Co Clare.
Tue, 01 Mar, 2016
The managing director of the five-star Dromoland Castle hotel said yesterday that the business is going through “a nice purple patch” as pre-tax profits last year increased more than fivefold to €324,889.
Fri, 19 Jun, 2015
A five-star hotel, opened by then-taoiseach Bertie Ahern in 2008, which was developed at a cost of €70m, is now priced for sale at €13m.
Wed, 03 Jun, 2015
The five-star Dromoland Castle has stopped plans by Applegreen to extend its national network of motorway service areas into Clare.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2015
The general manager of the five-star Dromoland Castle hotel, Mark Nolan, said yesterday that he expects the revenues at the hotel and adjoining Inn at Dromoland to top €17m this year.
Mon, 11 Aug, 2014
Increased capital spend at the firm that operates the five-star Dromoland Castle hotel last year contributed to pre-tax profits at the business decreasing by 73% to €63,816.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2014
When you are one of the championship favourites and things are going against you, there is always a good time to produce a shot out of the ordinary.
Mon, 28 Jul, 2014
It’s quite a few miles from Saint Tropez and the Côte d’Azur but the tiny village of Quin in Co Clare is fast gaining a reputation as the celebrity holiday destination of 2014.
Wed, 18 Jun, 2014
Even the quickest glance through the Irish Examiner’s revealing survey of Irish golf clubs will confirm these are times as tough for them as any sector of this country’s still fragile economy.
Tue, 07 Aug, 2012
Dromoland Castle returned to record a pre-tax profit last year.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2012
Sale terms have been agreed on two Munster hotels, one for close to €2 million, the other around €1.25m.
Thu, 21 Jun, 2012
OPERATING profits at one of the country’s best known five-star hotels, Dromoland Castle in Co Clare, dropped last year by 14% to €1.2 million.
Wed, 20 Jul, 2011
FIVE-star hotel prices are 60% cheaper than they were at the height of the boom.
Mon, 20 Jun, 2011
Labour yesterday announced a 100-step manifesto that will shape Ireland’s future for the next two decades.
Sat, 12 Feb, 2011
GRAND NATIONAL hero Tony McCoy and Brendan Mullin, a key member of the Irish rugby team that won the Triple Crown in 1985, are among those who will enjoy the privilege of partnering world number one Tiger Woods over the next two days in the JP McManus Invitational Pro-Am at Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort.
Mon, 05 Jul, 2010
IT’S still May, but it feels like Christmas for 24 lucky golfers who will tee it up with the biggest names in the game at the JP McManus Invitational pro-am in a few weeks.
Sat, 29 May, 2010
The High Court has awarded €7.9m in damages to 18th Baron Inchiquin, and head of the O'Brien clan, against a company controlled by businessman Denis O'Brien over the repudiation of an agreement to buy lands at Dromoland estate in Co Clare.
Tue, 13 Apr, 2010
A High Court judge has confirmed the appointment of an examiner to the Lynch Hotel group, Ireland's largest family-run hotel group.
Thu, 30 Jul, 2009
DROMOLAND Castle Golf Club officials have revealed Waterford senior hurling boss Davy Fitzgerald struck a stunning hole-in-one at a par four hole recently.
Wed, 20 May, 2009
THE luxurious Castlemartyr resort in East Cork will reopen within weeks under the world-renowned Dromoland hotels brand.
Tue, 10 Mar, 2009
WHEN the five-star Castlemartyr Hotel first opened its doors almost two years ago guests were told they could have anything they wanted — as long as it was legal.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2009
THE five-star Castlemartyr Hotel, which was formally operated by Capella, is to re-open under the management of Dromoland, creating 100 jobs.
Thu, 12 Feb, 2009
GRACIOUS living in one of the most historic areas of Co Clare is what this mini-mansion at Carnelly Woods has to offer.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2007
YOU could be forgiven for thinking you’d walked on to a movie set — say, the Great Gatsby — when you pull up at the entrance to the Capella Castlemartyr Resort: it is a set-dressed timepiece and package, aimed at the wealthy and those seeking to unwind, and prepared to pay for the privileges.
Sat, 01 Sep, 2007
Two major multi-million euro tourism investment packages in the south-west of Ireland have been put on hold since Aer Lingus announced its scrapping of the Shannon Heathrow service.
Thu, 09 Aug, 2007
Scrabo's Andrew McCormick put a poor start behind him to grab the early lead in the East of Ireland Championship at Co Louth.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2007
ALMOST 100 jobs are to be lost at Couristan carpets in east Cork after the company announced it was bringing carpet manufacturing in Youghal to an end for the first time since 1954.
Tue, 07 Nov, 2006
Big-hitting Andrew Pitcher led the qualifiers in the Golfsure Irish Amateur Close Championship at the European Club.
Sun, 11 Jun, 2006
Defending champion Rory McIlroy has set his sights on Tiger Woods' course record in the Irish Close at the European Club.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2006
Rose Martin ponders the idea of living a charmed life in the country.
Sat, 06 Nov, 2004
CASTLETROY and Bandon qualified for the national semi-finals of the Bulmers Barton Shield and Irish Junior Cup at Shannon GC on September 16-18.
Mon, 23 Aug, 2004
Mon, 28 Jun, 2004
IF Brian Boru himself had appeared in person, the assembled gawkers surrounding Dromoland Castle could hardly have been more surprised.
Sat, 26 Jun, 2004
US President George Bush will stay at Dromoland Castle, Co Clare when he visits Ireland in June, it was reported today.
Fri, 02 Apr, 2004
ONLY in three luxury hotels in Ireland can satisfaction be virtually assured, according to an independent guide just published.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2003