Win a two-night stay at Ballynahinch Castle, Co. Galway.

Ballynahinch Castle would like to offer a two-night bed and breakfast stay to one lucky Irish Times reader. The winner will also enjoy dinner in the Owenmore Restaurant on one of the nights of their stay.

Staying at Ballynahinch Castle Hotel means staying in luxury, history, and style. Surrounded by 700 acres of pristine wooded grounds and one of Connemara’s oldest landscaped gardens, the striking Victorian country house and estate is known for its excellent service and impeccable attention to detail, as well as the many rewarding experiences to be had.

Enjoy a two night stay in a luxury room with breakfast and dinner in the handsome Owenmore Restaurant by Executive Head Chef Danni Barry. With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the river and the rolling landscape, the menu showcases the most authentic ingredients the area provides.

While you’re there take advantage of the activities on site such as fly fishing, a guided boat trip on Roundstone Bay with lobster fishing or guided walks of the estate. Bicycle hire is complimentary for all guests so you can explore the wonderful Connemara Greenway.

If you are not lucky enough to win on this occasion or for more information visit or call +353 (0)95 31006.

This competition is now closed.

Terms & Conditions

1. The promotion is open to residents of Ireland aged 18 years or over except employees of the Promoter, their families, agents or anyone professionally connected with the promotion.

2. A valid entry consists of a correct answer entered in the form above, accompanied by the entrant’s name, email address and a phone number.

3. No applications from agents, third parties, organised groups or applications automatically generated by computer will be accepted. No incomplete, illegible, or corrupted entries will be accepted. No entries not in accordance with the entry instructions will be accepted.

4. The Promotion will run from 27/01/2023 to midnight on 12/02/2023 inclusive.

5. All entries must be received by the Promotor by no later than midnight on the Closing Date. All competition entries received after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.

6. Promotion limited to one entry per person. No entrant will win more than one prize.

7. By submitting an entry to the Promotor, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms and conditions.

8. Responsibility will not be accepted for entries lost, damaged or delayed as a result of any network, computer hardware or software failure of any kind. Proof of sending is not proof of receipt. Entries will become the property of the Promoter.

9. The prize is a two night stay with bed and breakfast and one dinner at the Ballynahinch Castle. There will be one winner.

10. All prizes will be subject to any additional terms and conditions of the supplier of the prize to the Promoter. This voucher is valid for 12 months, excluding December 24th, 2023- January 3rd, 2024 inclusive and not valid on Bank Holiday weekends. This also cannot be refunded or redeemed for cash.

11. The Promoter shall not be liable for any loss, damage or consequential damage of any nature in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise caused by the acceptance of the terms and conditions or in connection with the prize.

12. In the event of unforeseen circumstances the Promoter reserves the right to substitute the prize for an alternative of equal or greater value.

13. The winners will be notified by email. The winner must claim the prize within 30 days of the notification. If the prize is unclaimed after this time, it will lapse and the Promoter reserves the right to offer the unclaimed prize to a substitute winner selected in accordance with the Promotion rules.

14. The promoters’ decision is final and binding in all matters and no correspondence will be entered into.

15. The winners’ details (name and county) will be made available on The Irish Times website.

16. The winner may be required to participate in unpaid publicity arising from this promotion.

17. The Promotor will only process your personal information as set out in and as set out in these terms and conditions.

18. Prizes are non transferrable and cannot be exchanged for cash.

19. These terms and conditions shall be governed by Irish law and the Courts of the Republic of Ireland shall have exclusive jurisdiction.

20. Promoter and Data Controller: The Irish Times DAC, The Irish Times Building, P.O. Box 74, 24 - 28 Tara Street, Dublin 2.

21. The Promoter reserves the right to hold void, suspend, cancel or amend the Promotion where it becomes necessary to do so.

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