Friday 22 February 2019

Win an amazing weekend break in Eccles Hotel in Glengarriff, West Cork

West Cork is like a little bit of paradise in the south west corner of Ireland and Eccles Hotel is giving one lucky couple the chance to win a luxury weekend break in Glengarriff.

The lucky winner will enjoy a two-night weekend stay in Eccles Hotel, in the quaint village of Glengarriff, staying in a double room with a view of Bantry Bay. The prize also includes breakfast and dinner for one evening so you can sample some award-winning food in the hotel’s restaurant.

You’ll also be treated to a warm West Cork welcome, with coffee and home-baked scones waiting for you on arrival.


A famous West Cork destination

With a prime seafront location that offers stunning views of Bantry Bay and Garinish Island, it’s no surprise that Eccles Hotel has been a popular haunt for the rich and famous over the years. Literary royalty like William Butler Yeats and George Bernard Shaw have stayed at Eccles Hotel in the past, enjoying a site that’s been synonymous with hospitality for over 250 years. In recent times, visitors to the hotel with royal connections included Pippa Middleton.

Guests can unwind in front of an open fire, relax in the comfort of the hotel or avail of the complimentary bikes to get out and explore the idyllic Beara Peninsula.

The hotel is based in an area famous for its artisan producers, quality ingredients and great food. So guests can enjoy delicious, locally-sourced food that’s been prepared by head chef, Eddie Atwell. Atwell has previously worked in two-star Michelin restaurants and appeared on TV shows like BBC’s Great British Menu.

Enjoy what West Cork has to offer

West Cork offers a combination of breathtaking scenery, culture, fine dining and outdoor activities so there really is something for everyone. It’s the perfect launchpad from which to explore the Wild Atlantic Way and to see what the area has to offer.

You can walk around the charming village itself, visit Blue Pool Park, check out the Glengarriff Woods Nature Reserve or get the ferry across to the nearby Garinish Island. That’s all available on your doorstop when you stay at Eccles Hotel.


Feeling active? Why not go kayaking in the harbour or enjoy a round of golf. West Cork is also a perfect place to do outdoor activities or water sports so you can try everything from surfing to hiking and from whale watching to horseriding.

Alternatively, you can just take to the road and experience the natural beauty of the surrounding area. Hop in the car to enjoy some of the most scenic drives in the country and stop off on the way to sample some of the artisan eateries or historic sites that are dotted along the way.

Eccles Hotel is offering our readers a chance to avail of exclusive offers and rates. To find out more, click here.

To be in with a chance of winning a weekend away for two in Eccles Hotel, simply click HERE.

Sponsored by: Eccles

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