Gourmet Getaway

The perfect place to enjoy a grown-up break away from everyday life

Gourmet Midweek Getaway in the Wicklow Mountains

Escape into an award-wining 19th-century mountain lodge in Wicklow mountains and experience foodie heaven curated by the venue owner Lisa Wilkinson and her team.

Voted the most memorable experience of 2021, start your break with welcome drinks and nibbles your first night is a three-course wood-fired meal at The Fiery our outdoor kitchen and pavilion with a hot tub under the stars.

On your second day enjoy a gorgeous continental breakfast in slumbering in your bed or in the historic long hall. Lunch is a flexible affair with a freshly prepared deluxe picnic which you can take on the grounds, in the woods or we can pack in a rucksack for you to take on a hike or a local excursion. A finale five-course long table dining with wine pairings finishes off a perfect day.

A sumptuous breakfast completes your foodie stay. All produce grown by us or locally sourced and seasonal.

Gourmet Dining

“This truly is a paradise for those who love their food” The Independent

Enjoy dining with one of Ireland’s leading Chefs Mark Ahessy. While Mark’s international travels and experiences have deeply influenced his cooking, he is passionate about Ireland's food produce and bringing out the best of quality local produce.

Our locally sourced seasonal menu is thoughtfully created using ingredients grown, farmed or made within a 3-mile radius and paired with wines from best world's vineyards. From Castleruddery organic fare to Ridgeway Wagyu Beef, we're always serving the best of the season with a creative twist.

The Great Outdoors

The west Wicklow mountains have an abundance of activities for every season, so you will never be left short of ways to make the most of your time.

Guests enjoy a guided forest walk on the second day of your stay and can extend this into a longer hike.

From the slopes of Lugnaquilla and the Sugarloaf to miles of forests, there are plenty of opportunities for your family and friends to breathe in the fresh air. Paddle in the Slaney or visit the many local attractions in the local area.

Accommodation

It's not a coincidence that over 20 of our guests have gone on to buy our beds. "The best sleep in Ireland", can be found in our Garden Rooms. Styled with handmade furniture designed by the owner, the interiors feel luxurious and comforting.

Enjoy down and crisp cotton bedding in our ensuite garden rooms. Individually styled, each step straight out into an acre of landscaped gardens surrounded by miles of forest and mountains.

Stylish Venue

Surrounded by the captivating natural beauty of the Wicklow Hills, this 19th-century boutique lodge is refined and relaxing. The newly refurbished space boasts plenty of creature comforts, with luxe linens, individual design elements and a palette of warm neutrals and teal for an inviting feel.

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