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Deer Park Hotel, situated in 450 acres of parkland near Howth, just nine miles from Dublin city centre and twenty minutes from Dublin Airport is located in the grounds of Howth Castle, in North County Dublin and boasts Ireland's largest golf complex. Overlooking its own Parkland Golf Courses, the hotel enjoys breathtaking views of Ireland’s Eye and Dublin Bay. The Kitchen in the Castle Cookery School and The Transport Museum are also located in the grounds of Howth Castle. With two 18-hole Golf courses, Leisure Centre with 17m pool, tennis, Restaurant, Bistro and Bar. Access to Dublin City Centre is easy, via the DART, Dublin’s frequent rapid rail system. A pleasant stroll will take you into the fishing village of Howth where you can enjoy some lovely walks and stop off at one of the many pubs or restaurants for some refreshments. A selection of fresh fish landed from the local trawlers features on our restaurant menu.
Hotel guests have free use of the swimming pool and gym and are welcome to make use of the tennis courts, golf courses and spa facilities. We now have bicycles for hire for €12.50 per day.
While the hotel is within easy reach of both Dublin City and Dublin airport, it is a mile from the nearest public road so the sounds of traffic are absent, a rare luxury in our busy world, which together with the sea air should guarantee a good nights sleep.
Bedrooms: The majority of the hotel's seventy five rooms command fabulous views of Howth, either out towards Ireland's Eye and the Mountains of Mourne to the north or across Dublin Bay to the city. The hotel accommodation is well proportioned with large comfortable beds and are tastefully decorated. We have recently added some extra large luxury family rooms– these rooms have plasma TV, extra large bathrooms with bath and stand in shower plus extra WC.
Services & facilities:
The hotel restaurant, “The Four Earls”, named in honour of the Earls of Howth who lived in the castle, serves food at prices which many expensive city restaurants would be hard pressed to match. The emphasis is on fresh ingredients, sourced where possibly locally, cooked with imagination and flair.
The main menu, affords a choice of five or six starters, main courses and desserts. It is changed daily. Fresh fish from nearby Howth Harbour always features but this is not just a restaurant for the fish lover. The view from the terrace out to Ireland’s Eye out over the sea as the sun sets in the west is a rare pleasure.
With a glass of wine in your hand and a magnificent meal to savour it is doubly so. We have an extensive A La Carte Menu, which changes with the seasons and there is a new Early Bird Menu each week.
Relax in our friendly bar and enjoy the views over the golf courses and Dublin Bay. We have an excellent bar menu served throughout the day .Enjoy the fabulous views over the golf courese and weather permitting, sit out and enjoy the sunshine!!!
Deer Park Hotel in Howth, North County Dublin boasts the largest golf complex in Ireland with 4 golf courses and a pitch and putt course all designed by the well known golf architect, Fred Hawtree. In addition to the main 18 hole golf course, the Deer Park (6915 yards par 72), there are two demanding 9 hole golf courses, the Grace O’Malley Course and the St Fintan’s Course, which can be played as 18 holes(6480 yards par 72). There is also a full length 12 hole Par 3 golf course and an 18 hole Pitch and Putt course.
The wealth of golf courses means that visitors with no reservation can always get a game. At busy times there may be a wait and visitors are advised to book. Groups and golf societies should contact the hotel well in advance of the date they wish to book to ensure they get the times they want. Hotel guests should book through the hotel to reserve their tee time ahead of other visitors.
Based in Howth, one of Dublins most picturesque locations, the Deer Park Gym and swimming pool offers our guests and membersthe opportunity to get away from it all. Whether you wish to work on your fitness or a place to relax and unwind, the Deer Park Gym can cater to all your needs.
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Deer Park Hotel Golf & Spa has received the Failte Ireland award under the category of "Hotel with Selective Spa"
Our fully qualified beauty and holistic therapists are here to give you the perfect balance between health, relaxation and pure pampering. We offer a full range of beauty, anti-aging and luxury spa body treatments. Why not treat a friend or loved one to one of our spa pamper packages, or create your own unique experience from our brochure.
We use Collin products - Collin are famous for introducing collagen into the beauty industry. We also use USPA products which originate from Australia and are a complete natural product.
Outside the village of Howth, 9 miles north of Dublin. Convenient for Dublin airport. Close to the suburban DART rail line to the city centre.