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Take their breath away - top romantic spots in Ireland


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There is nowhere quite as magical and what better place to pop the magic question to your special someone.

8. Waterford Castle, County Waterford

What could be more special that living staying in your own castle on a secluded island. If you’ve a big anniversary, a honeymoon planned or even if you are just a hopeless romantic this is the idea spot for you.

The 15th-century castle sits on an island in the River Suir and can only be reached by private ferry. The hotel is a superb four star facility with  an 18-hole golf course.

9. Inistioge, County Kilkenny

Nestled amongst the green countryside and beautiful woodlands, this is a perfect romantic haven and the ideal place to declare your love.

The village is located 16 miles southeast of Kilkenny and it has been the scene of many films, notably “Circle of Friends” and “Widow’s Peak." The Woodstock Estate is also located one mile outside the village.

10. Adare Manor, County Limerick

A luxurious spa, world-class dinning, fishing, shopping, sightseeing and other special and pampering activities. You’ll earn some major brownie points with a trip to this amazing 19th-century manor house on the banks of the River Maigue.

The house is set on 840 acres and operates as a five-star hotel including Adare golf club, Elemis Treatment Rooms and townhouses and villas.