Hermanus, Western Cape
Cradled amid the hills of the Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) valley,
Bouchard Finlayson is widely acclaimed as one of South Africa’s leading boutique wine cellars.
With a terroir defined by both ancient soils and a cool maritime climate, the vineyards of Bouchard Finlayson are famous for producing award-winning
Pinot Noir, elegant Chardonnay and terroir-driven Sauvignon Blanc, while inspired blends showcase the depth of skill and innovation in our winemaking team.
The Bouchard Finlayson cellar is conveniently located a scenic 90 minutes’ drive from Cape Town, close to the world-famous whale-watching centre of Hermanus.
Chic Irish country house
Set in the 350 acre estate of Ashford Castle
Estate activities including falconry, horse-riding, clay shooting, archery, fishing & golf
Overlooking the magical Lough Corrib
Two AA Rosette fine dining in Wilde's Restaurant
Quay Bar and Brasserie serving hearty Irish cooking
Dining options at Ashford Castle including George V, Cullen's at the Cottage & Afternoon Tea
Exclusive-use wedding & events venue
Exceptional dining experiences, overnight escapes and thoughtful surprises... Our vouchers create the perfect gift, from a romantic dinner for two in the award-winning Wilde's Restaurant to exciting Estate activities.
The Lodge offers imaginative cuisine, superb service and a relaxed yet elegant ambience with a fine-dining restaurant, a more informal brasserie and a cosy bar. Discover the finest local and seasonally sourced ingredients.
We are proud to grow many of our own vegetables, fruits and herbs in our kitchen gardens and polytunnels, with sustainability at the heart of everything we do.
Discover individually designed, beautifully furnished and generously proportioned rooms and suites. You’ll enjoy rich deep pile carpets, super king beds with goose down duvets and pillows, and chic furniture and beautiful art. Traditional sash windows allow you to breathe the pure air for which the West of Ireland is famed and all of the bathrooms offer extra-soft towels and luxury toiletries.
We are always delighted to discover our guests' photos and we love to share those stories and connect in a meaningful way. Nothing makes us happier than when our guests become part of our world...