hotels reopening

  • Staff at one of Ireland's best-known hotels are very excited about welcoming back guests from today.

    Ashford Castle in Cong is rolling out the red carpet, after being closed for 154 days.

    It comes as hotels, B&Bs, hostels and self-catering accommodation across the region reopen their doors for the first time this year, in a further easing of Covid-19 restrictions.

    Niall Rochford, general manager of the 5-star Ashford Castle told Midwest News they're really looking forward to welcoming back guests.....

  • Hotels across the region are reporting an uplift in bookings for June, July and August, following the recent go-ahead from Government to reopen their doors from 2nd June.

    Darren Madden, owner of the Clew Bay Hotel in Westport, says his team are now busy preparing the hotel to welcome back guests, having been closed since last October.

    Darren is also chairman of the Mayo branch of the Irish Hotels Federation.

    Speaking with Midwest News today, he said he's looking forward to opening the doors to guests in three weeks time....