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20 best castles in Ireland you can stay in - from five-star icons to affordable Airbnbs

Ireland’s castles will be better than ever when the pandemic passes. Here, we share a pick for every price point, from awesome luxury to affordable Airbnbs

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Kilkea Castle in the snow

Kilkea Castle in the snow

The restored West Wing at Castle Leslie

The restored West Wing at Castle Leslie

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Kilkea Castle in the snow

Is this a golden age for Irish castles? That might sound crazy, with a pandemic raging and tourism in tatters.

But look at it another way. These centuries-old structures have seen a catastrophe or two before — from storms to recessions and Civil War. They’re still here, and they look more enticing than ever.


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