Lift the spirits and escape to the Headfort this Summer/Autumn, only 45 minutes from Dublin in the Heart of the Boyne Valley, the birthplace of Irelands Ancient East. There is no need to travel further to have a great escape!
With the sun shining on the Heritage Town of Kells with its thriving Arts scene, it is time to get out into the fresh air and explore all that the Boyne Valley has to offer with the Headfort Arms Hotels Welcome Back Package!
- 2 Nights B&B, Dinner on one evening €129pps Midweek or €149pps for Friday arrivals
- 3 Nights B&B, Casual Dinner on One Evening & Vanilla Pod on the other, €199pps Midweek or €229pps for Thursday arrivals
(The above includes a Guided Walking Tour of Kells on Request, Girley Bog Trial, Type Trial and Loughcrew Megalithic Visit FOC)
Make Kells your base camp, starting off with a Guided Walking Tour listening to stories of Monastic magic, Colonial Grandeur and why Kells really is the home of ‘type’ , the original home of the most famous ancient manuscript in the world, the ‘Book of Kells’. For the Summer months experience the self guided ‘Kells Type Trial’, a celebration in the form of art installations around the town to celebrate type as an art form, this years chosen word being ‘Journey’…what a journey the last few months has been for us all!
Ramble along the Girley Bog trial (www.coillte.com ), a site of significant conservation and rare habitat. Enjoy the latest experience at Causey Farm, the ‘Causey Ice Cream Adventure’ (www.causey.ie Thursday to Sunday), fun and games and of course ice cream, suitable for young and old. Visit Ireland’s only ‘inland lighthouse’ the Spire of Lloyd and marvel the view of seven counties of Ireland or step back 5,000 years of time and trek the Loughcrew Cairns older than the Egyptian Pyramids and aligned with the Spring Equinox, experience an ancient wonder and forget about life for a while! For those who love Golf, we can offer you the best….Headfort Golfing Complex (www.headfortgolfclub.com) offers 36 Holes of Golfers Paradise in the beautiful surrounds of the Headfort Estate, only two minutes from the hotel, we can arrange everything for you to enjoy one of the best parkland golf courses in the country.
For those wishing to stay and linger, how long have you got? The Boyne Valley (www.discoverboynevalley.ie ), the birthplace of Irelands Ancient East is full of intrigue. Enjoy a picnic at Trim Castle, Europe’s greatest Anglo Norman Castle and the set for Braveheart, continue the Ancient theme with a visit to ‘Bru na Boinne’ the jewel of megalithic Ireland hosting, Newgrange, Knowth and Downth or visit Martry Mill one of Irelands oldest stone ground water mills which has been very busy in recent months providing lovely stone ground flour to all the new bakers during lockdown!
After a busy day in the outdoors, enjoy a cocktail in the Headfort Garden, keep it casual with a stone baked pizza from our Wood Fired oven or join us in the Award Winning Vanilla Pod Restaurant, where you can enjoy a locally sourced menu from our Boyne Valley producers
The Headfort Arms have a number of ‘Welcome back’ packages suitable for families, couples or friends alike and they are delighted to offer you all inclusive rates, so all you have to do is arrive, know that you’re safe and enjoy this time in the Royal County.
Reopening Special Offers are available from June 29th
Call to book on +353 1 295 8900
This offer is valid: until end of August 2020. Hotel reopening June 29th