2021 Summer Series: Ireland

It’s not too early to start planning your 2021 summer vacations!

Just about all of us have experienced delays in our summer travels or cancellations all together. With things so uncertain at the present moment I can certainly understand why everyone is wary to start planning future travels. But I am here to tell you that now is the time to start planning your 2021 travels.

Summer is the most popular time for families to travel as kids are out of school. With this summer being interrupted by travel restrictions and closures why not go ahead and set in stone your travels for 2021? Many properties, airlines, and tour companies are offering extremely flexible cancellation policies to help ease your minds when it comes to booking your vacations.

Ireland is quite an easy destination from the United States with multiple daily flights. It is an ideal location for families, couples, friends, and solo travelers! It has so much to offer including adventurous activities, unique lodging, classic food, a rich history, and it’s extremely easy to travel through.

Imagine spending the night in a real castle, getting up close and personal with falcons, or seeing the breathtaking Cliffs of Moher! Ireland’s cities and countryside are equally beautiful and filled with activities for all ages and interests. Ireland is known for it’s food, it’s culture, and it’s breathtaking landscapes and remains one of the top summer destinations for travelers.

Where to stay?

Castle Lodging …

1. Adare Manor, Limerick

With 104 rooms and suites, Adare Manor is one of the most popular properties in Ireland (located only 11 miles from the Shannon airport). They have a children’s program, golf, spa and fitness facilities and plenty of on site activities.

Would recommend for: Families, Couples/Honeymooners, Golfers, Adventure Seekers

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Complimentary valet parking
  • Complimentary full Irish breakfast
  • Afternoon Tea for Two once during your stay, served in the Gallery
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

2. Ashford Castle, Galway

Just 45 minutes from Galway city, this 83 room castle has something to offer everyone. With a cinema, golf, horseback riding, water sports, and more – this is a must stay location in Ireland!

Would recommend for: Families, Couples/Honeymooners, Golfers, Adventure Seekers

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full Irish breakfast daily included in rates served in restaurant
  • $100 USD equivalent Food & Beverage credit to be utilized during stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

3. Trump International Golf Links & Hotel Doonbeg, County Clare

Right on the ocean this property is a golf lovers dream. It features award winning courses as well as superb food, on site activities, and accommodations.

Would recommend for: Couples/Honeymooners, Golfers, Adventure Seekers

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Full Breakfast daily for two guests per bedroom
  • Premium Irish Whiskey tasting paired with selected Irish Cheese
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

City Lodging …

1. InterContinental Dublin

This urban resort sits on 2 acres and it’s old-school glamour at it’s finest. It has 208 rooms with a fitness center, pool, and spa, as well as being conveniently located in Dublin.

Would recommend for: Families, Couples/Honeymooners

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Buffet Breakfast daily for two per bedroom
  • $100 USD equivalent Food & Beverage credit to be utilized during stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary roundtrip transfers to downtown
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

2. The Shelbourne, Dublin

This hotel rests in a hundreds year old building that exemplifies elegance and luxury. With an impeccable spa, tasty local cuisine, and an incredible spa – this is an ideal stay!

Would recommend for: Couples/Honeymooners, Spa Lovers, Ladies Getaway

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Daily Buffet Breakfast for two guests per bedroom, served in restaurant (additional charge for room service)
  • A complimentary lunch or dinner for up to two people, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities once during stay
  • Early check-in/ late check out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

3. The Westbury, Dublin

Just a few blocks away from Dublin Castle, The Westbury places it’s guest right in the middle of the city’s social life! It’s an ideal spot for those that love to walk around and explore new cities while offering a sophisticated vibe and edgy experience.

Would recommend for: Families, Couples/Honeymooners, City Lovers

When booking with Passportfolio you always receive the following:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Daily Full Breakfast for two guests per bedroom, served in restaurant
  • A complimentary lunch or dinner for two people, excluding alcohol, taxes and gratuities once during stay
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

What to do?

Ireland offers an array of activities that suit everyone’s interests. From adventure filled day trips to quaint city tours, there is certainly something to offer everyone.

1. The Cliffs of Moher

Ireland’s number one natural tourist spot! It hosts over one million visitors every single year and stretches 5 miles along the Atlantic coast.

2. The Old Bushmills Distillery

Visit the worlds oldest whiskey distillery!

3. Carrick-a-Rede

Thrill seekers will enjoy Ireland’s famous rope bridge!

4. Game of Thrones Filming Locations

There are nine Game of Thrones filming locations you can visit in Northern Ireland!

Ireland has something for everyone!

With so much to see and do in this beautiful country, let Passportfolio help you plan and customize the perfect trip for you or your family all while receiving additional perks, VIP service, and opportunities not available when booking on your own.

 

 

Contact Passportfolio to get planning today!

 

                  

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