Dating from 1170, Lismore is a privately owned castle offering luxury accommodation on an exclusive hire and rental basis. It is an exceptional Irish destination - a place where you can make your own magic.
Owned by the Duke of Devonshire’s family since 1773, Lismore is a modern home in an historic setting, combining the best of contemporary living and past centuries for a perfect holiday. When you stay with us you will enjoy exclusive use of the castle and Estate facilities.
We pride ourselves in offering a warm welcome, peerless service and superb food all in the magical surrounds that is one of Ireland's most spectacular castles. The Duke's personal butler and his team offer a level of personal attention, luxury and service unequalled anywhere in Ireland!
Lismore is ideal for unforgettable family holidays
or a special gathering of friends. The layout of the castle means it can feel intimate with 8-12 guests yet spacious with up to 27 and there is room for many more in the Pugin Banqueting Hall for spectacular events.
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One just has to take a look at the visitors’ book to get a handle on what I mean. There is Lucian Freud (the worst handwriting of the lot), Diana Mosley (another Mitford sister, who married Britain’s most infamous fascist), poet John Betjeman, writer Patrick Leigh Fermor, photographer Cecil Beaton and actor Dominic West. There are earls, dukes and other royals; there are soccer stars and rock stars. A young J.F.K. came to stay