Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa

Donegal Town, County Donegal, F94 HX59

Lough Eske Castle is Donegal’s only 5 star hotel, located only 10 minutes from Donegal Town in county Donegal.  Set within 43 acres of forest at the foot of the mountains, this stunning castle hotel boasts large bedrooms, with ample drawing rooms with roaring fires and a library to relax and get away from it all. Cosy bathrobes and slippers are provided in each luxury room, along with a wood-panelled marble bathrooms.   This 5-star hotel offers a luxurious spa within indoor heated pool and gym within its beautiful gardens.

Cedars Grill offers a dining experience that will remain with you for a long time after your visit to co. Donegal. Floor to ceiling windows and glass doors open onto the terrace outside this magnificent restaurant. The sweeping views of the castle gardens and surrounding woodland grab your attention and provide a stunning backdrop to your co. Donegal dining experience. Then there is the food – simple, exquisitely fresh ingredients cooked without any fuss or show, but with superb results. This is the food of Donegal and the Wild Atlantic Way at its very best. 

Traditional Afternoon Tea can be enjoyed in the castle drawing rooms, play a game of billiards in the Oak Bar and relish our bistro style menu and a diverse range of whiskeys, gins and cocktails in the hotel Gallery Bar.

The Spa has a steam room, sauna and massage suites. There is a fitness centre and the swimming pool is located in a glass atrium, offering views over the grounds.Guests can fish on Lough Eske, less than 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel, while there’s a range of shops, a historical castle and traditional pubs to explore in Donegal Townwhich is less than a 10-minute drive. Donegal Golf Club is a 15-minute drive, while the county destination highlights such as Slieve League and Glenveagh National Park are within an hour’s drive of the castle. 



Winter Rejuvenation Offer Escape from the bustle of everyday life and join us for a relaxing overnight stay.

Starts: 01 Nov 2018    Ends: 31 Jan 2019

One night's accommodation including a full Irish breakfast in Cedars Restaurant
A sumptuous Table d’Hote Dinner in Cedars Restaurant
Choice of one of the below 45 min treatments in the couples room at Spa Solis Pure Rejuvenation Massage: designed to deliver a flawless marriage of protective treatment and pure relaxing care. Long, rhythmic strokes glide across the entire length of the body while the Omega 3 and 6 found in cranberry and Vitamins A & E from olive oil penetrate the skin deeply achieving maximum skin regeneration
Classic Facial: offers a balance between deep-cleansing, purifying, hydrating and decongesting aspects, while still allowing you the experience of utter tranquillity and sheer delight with a manipulative massage
Thermal Suite access during treatment
Full use of Indoor Heated Swimming Pool and Leisure Facilities

From €399 midweek per room (based on 2 adults sharing)
From €599 weekend per room (based on 2 adults sharing)

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Autumn Escape Offer : Treat yourself to a break this autumn and explore what Lough Eske Castle has to offer

Starts: 01 Nov 2018    Ends: 01 Dec 2018

Accommodation in a Courtyard and Deluxe Room
Daily full Irish breakfast in Cedars Restaurant
One €20 food credit per person for the Table d’Hote menu in Cedars Restaurant on one evening
One complimentary drink in the Gallery Bar per person (1 pint, 1 house spirit and mixer, 1 glass of house wine, 1 glass of prosecco)
30% off any pre-booked spa treatment over 60 minutes at the award-winning Spa SolísUse of indoor swimming pool and fitness centre
From €199 weekend for a one night stay
From €429 weekend for a two night stay
From €179 midweek for a one night stay>
From €329 midweek for a two night stay

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Midweek Castle Break Package

Starts: 12 Nov 2018    Ends: 19 Dec 2018

Accommodation in a Courtyard or Deluxe Guestroom
Welcome glass of sparking wine
Delicious castle baked scones served with Tea/Coffee on arrival
Full Irish Breakfast in Cedar's Restaurant
A sumptuous Table d'Hote dinner in Cedar's Restaurant
Complimentary use of our swimming pool and fitness suite

From €249.00 per room per night (based on 2 adults sharing)

Available Sunday - Thursday from the 12th November to 19th December. Subject to availability.

Please mention "Golden Ireland" on booking.

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Lough Eske Castle, a Solis Hotel & Spa
A long list of enviable and prestigious awards has been received by Lough Eske Castle Hotel including being named in Condé Nast's, Ireland's top ten luxury hotels 2018, Ulster Wedding Venue of the Year 2017, Luxury Hotel of the Year 2017, Ulster Spa of the year 2016, Travelers Choice Award 2016, Luxury Castle Hotel & Spa of the year 2016, Venue Coordinator of the Year 2016
Trading Months
All Year
Number of Rooms
Lough Eske Castle offers a selection of 96 magnificent 5 star rooms and suites .
24 Hour Front Desk
Air Conditioned Bedrooms
Baggage Hold
Car Parking
Leisure Centre
Swimming Pool
Wheelchair Accessible