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Longford, Ireland
Reviewed 8 October 2016

the best holiday ever as a family,so warm huge rooms and very cosy,we had a ball as there was so much room for the kids to play and a huge snooker room and the bar b q area was the best as it had heaters and we sat out all nite! we did a bit of sight seeing and the...

Thank Fiona C
Winnetka, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Bansha Castle provided a picturesque and elegant, yet comfortable, home base for our family get-together. It’s the perfect place for larger groups who want enough space for everyone to relax but want to stay together in a historic property with gorgeous grounds and a beautiful rural setting. The property has every comfort: large, lovely ensuite bedrooms, a fully equipped and...

Thank bettytremper
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 16 August 2016

This was an awesome place to stay for 2 full weeks. We had 18 stay at the castle for a family reunion and everyone enjoyed their stay at the castle. We stayed from 7/30 to 8/13. John and Teresa are great host and gave us a 45 minute tour of the place immediately upon checking in to the castle. All...

Thank jdrickel
Dunedin, Florida
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Bansha Castle is an idea venue for your next gathering of family and/or friends. Teresa and John are great hosts. They are thoughtful and considerate, warm and friendly, and prompt in responding to guests' requests. The facility is comfortable with a wonderful back yard/patio for both quiet moments and group gatherings. The grounds are well maintained and the rooms are...

Thank rlasala
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Our children were looking for a castle in Ireland in which to spend a week with friends for our 50th wedding anniversary. We live in California. We decided on Bansha Castle, because of the number of rooms and each with its own bathroom, and because of the reviews; I don't think I have ever seen anything with perfect 5 star...

Thank Bryn3
Reviewed 19 June 2016

I spent more than four months researchng places to stay in Ireland. I wanted a place to stay for a week that would be conveniently located to destinations in the south and west of the Republic and which would be comfortable and fun to stay in. Bansha Castle met those requirements and far surpassed my expectations! The location in Tipperary...

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Immaculate property, rooms are beautiful, back patio eating area was used daily, catered dinners and breakfast was sensational! Thank you for my in prompt u birthday dinner and amazing birthday cake. The owners made us feel like family. I will return!

Thank Sagrario M
Oregon City, Oregon
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Twenty of us friends and family recently spent seven nights at this beautiful site. This is a fantastic place for a large group. The rooms are very comfortable and private, yet there are wonderful places for the entire group to dine and play together. The gardens are beautiful, and the covered back patio is a perfect place for a large...

Thank katewh2016
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This place made our week in Ireland amazing! We went as a group of 7 friends and we were overwhelmed by the exquisite Bansha Castle. We traveled pretty far across the country every day and it was always great coming back here at to relax, play some snooker, grill out, or just enjoy the house. The town of Bansha was...

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I had high expectations for my 60th birthday celebration at Bansha and they were all surpassed. Elegant, comfortable, clean, spacious yet still cozy, Bansha was everything I had hoped for in a vacation spot and more.Every room has a magnificent view of the beautiful Tipperary countryside and our host's Teresa and John were so warm and welcoming. I'd highly recommend...

Thank April O

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If you’ve ever wanted to rent a castle in Ireland, then the 300-year old Bansha Castle is all yours. This is a stunning private castle, with welcoming turf fires, period features and a gracious, elegant atmosphere you won’t find anywhere else. It is beautifully positioned amid mature private parkland by the beautiful Glen of Aherlow and the famous Galtee mountains.Built in 1760 and recently lovingly restored to its full former glory, Bansha is run by the third generation of the Russell family and they assure you of complete privacy for your family gathering, birthday celebration, small wedding or get-together of friends. Easily reached by air, road or rail, Bansha Castle presents the ultimate in castle rental in Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bansha Castle

Address: Bansha | Co Tipperary, Bansha, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Tipperary > Bansha
Price Range: £63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“There isn't a bad room in the Castle.”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have beautiful views of the surrounding grounds of the castle.”
 of 5 bubbles sagrariom77, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had the Tower House room. It was comfortable and quiet with lots of light, and a private bath”
 of 5 bubbles katewh2016, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Round tower room is in the turret on the top floor and has a 4 poster bed. very romantic room”
 of 5 bubbles Karen180176, 18 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms were good, the bedrooms are all upstairs, 6 on first floor and the 7th on a 2nd floor. 6 are en-suite and the other large bedroom has a good size bathroom directly across from it. All have good views, are quiet, bright and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles 115albertv, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
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