Carlow Events for 2013:
Walking Break Carlow
Enjoy two Nights Bed and Breakfast with one sumptuous dinner in the Lord Bagenal Inn Carlow Restaurant on an evening of your choice. Take a walk along the river Barrow Line, make it as long or short as suits you… the trail meanders, all the way to the picturesque village of St. Mullins and afterwards enjoy a tour of the magnificent snowdrop collection in Altamont Gardens. Packed lunch provided for only €109 p.p.s. Rate based on 2 people sharing. The Lord Bagenal Hotel, Leighlinbridge, Co. Carlow T: 059-9774000 E: email@example.com W: www.lordbagenal.com
Daffodil Week offer (near Mt Wolseley: Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa & Country Club, Tullow, Co. Carlow
T: 059-9180100 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.mountwolseley.ie
Room Only €55.00/Room per night Midweek Saver €139.00pps for 2B&B, 1 Evening Meal & get 3rd Night FREE
Step House Hotel, Main Street, Borris, Co. Carlow T: 059-9773209 E: email@example.com W: www.stephousehotel.ie Enjoy two nights B&B at the beautiful Step House Hotel, two evening meals in our 1808 bar and two packed lunches on each day and take in what the beautiful village of Borris has to offer with fabulous walks along the meandering River Barrow or a stroll up Mount Leinster for €219 per person sharing.
Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, Carlow T: 059-9142002 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.dolmenhotel.ie Snowdrop week - 2 nights bed & full Irish breakfast & a 4 course meal on the evening of choice - €95pp
The Forge Restaurant, Kilbride
We look forward to giving a warm welcome to our customers during Daffodil week with our delicious scones and rasberry jam, hot soup, hearty lunch and home made desserts. Hearty, healthy local food at a reasonable price. Less than 5 minutes from Altamont Gardens and Altamont Plant Sales. T: 059-9159939 E: email@example.com W: www.theforgekilbride.ie
OPEN all year round, The Carlow Garden Trail currently features 16 different gardening attractions with an additional two gardens in the surrounding counties of Kildare and Wexford. The trail includes great old gardens that have been lovingly restored and maintained throughout the years, and smaller gardens which are maturing beautifully with time. Award winning garden centres and forest parks complement the joy of a visit here. The Carlow Garden Trail ranges from small to very large gardens, garden centres and forest parks and from old to new, so there is something to stimulate both the novice and experienced gardener. Known for its mild and temperate climate, County Carlow in Ireland's sunny South East is the ideal destination for your gardening trip.
Identifiable road signs make the Carlow Garden Trail an easy-to-follow tour through one of the most beautiful inland counties of Ireland offering a unique insight into the plants and plants people that make each premises so individual. The trail can be driven in a day if so desired but naturally we encourage you to relax and enjoy the remarkable beauty of these gardens, garden centres and forest parks at a more leisurely pace.
Situated in the South East of Ireland, approximately 90kms from the ferry and airports of Dublin, Rosslare and Waterford, Carlow is the ideal location for a gardening break. Its central location also offers the perfect base to explore the bordering counties of Wexford, Kilkenny, Wicklow, Kildare and Laois.
Further details from Carlow Tourism: Tel:+353 (0)59-9130411 www.carlowtourism.com
Carlow Events / Offers for 2013:
Daffodil Week 2013 at Delta Sensory Gardens
Daffodil Week at Delta Sensory Gardens March 18th – 24th 2013. Daffodil Week provides a rare opportunity to learn about one of Ireland's best loved Spring flowers in the company of knowledgeable local guides from the Delta Sensory Gardens and gather valuable tips and tricks to introduce a blaze and variety of colour into your garden. Daffodil Week features one of the most extensive collections of daffodils in the country with 10,000 flowers and numerous varieties on show. Admission is €5 for adults and €4 for senior citizens and students (children free when accompanied by an adult). Guided tours are available from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily and on Weekends/Bank Holidays from 11 a.m.- 5.30 p.m.
Offer for Daffodil Week Daffodil week - 2 nights bed & full Irish breakfast & a 4 course meal on the evening of choice - €95pp Special offer – stay during Snowdrop Week and Daffodil Week and receive a €20 discount on your Daffodil Week stay. Dolmen Hotel, Kilkenny Road, Carlow T: 059-9142002 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.dolmenhotel.ie
Advance Notice of the Carlow Garden Festival 2013 – Saturday 27th July – Sunday 4th August 2013. From bulbs to borders and woodland to wildlife, Carlows Garden Festival is a great opportunity for budding and experienced gardeners and nature lovers to obtain practical advice from some of Irelands most respected gardening personalities. Fun for all the family too with Teddy Bears Picnics and lots of Childrens Activities. Programme available shortly. Click to download the 2012 brochure here