Property Name: Ashford Castle
Property Address: Cong County Mayo, , -
Property Description: Key Selling Points- 13th Century Castle 30 minutes from Galway on the West Coast of Ireland- Set on the shores of Lough Corrib, Irelands second largest lake- Once the country estate of Lord Ardilaun and the Guiness Family- Opened its doors as a luxury hotel in 1939- Offering a wide range of activities, horse back riding, falconry, Orvis endorsed fishing school, archery, skeet shooting, boat cruising, golf- Health and Beauty spa facilities opening July 2015- 40 minutes from Galway City, a medieval walking city steeped in history- New road network means a drive from Dublin of 2 hours 45 minutes- Voted one of the Most Romantic Hotels in Europe- Setting for the film, The Quiet Man, in 1951- Offers a 32 seater cinema and billiards room.
Location Description: Located in the picturesque village of Cong made famous asthe location of the 1951 academy award winning film the-Quiet Man-. Ashford Castle is 1/2 hour north east ofGalway city on the shores of Lough Corrib- Irelands secondlargest lake. The terrible beauty of the famous region ofConnemara- Irelands most rugged landscape is within 1/2drive of Ashford Castle.
Property Facts: Year Built: 1228Year of Last Renovation: 1998