Win a delicious festive stay in The Station House Hotel.

The Irish Times has teamed up with The Station House Hotel to offer one lucky Food and Drink Club subscriber a festive overnight stay in the family-run Station House Hotel with afternoon tea and dinner in The Signal Restaurant.

Tucked away in the quaint village of Kilmessan, in the heart of Ireland’s Ancient East and on the acclaimed Boyne Valley Drive, the family-run Station House Hotel sits on 12 acres of lush manicured gardens and woodlands, listed on the Boyne Valley Garden Trail. The setting is magestic and decked in sparkling lights all year around, and this is amped up even more at Christmas, so guests can’t help but feel bathed in Christmas spirit.

The days leading up to Christmas needn’t be stressful or rushed – take yourself off to The Station House Hotel for a Christmas feasting break where you can enjoy all the joy of the build-up to Christmas with none of the hassle, or perhaps a night away after Christmas or early in January is just what you need to truly relax after Christmas. Retreat from the cold winter weather and snuggle up by the fire on arrival, enjoy a welcome mini-Afternoon Tea including tea or coffee and a selection of home-made festive treats. In the evening tuck into a delicious dinner featuring the best of Boyne Valley produce in The Signal Restaurant (for an extra special night, their Boyne Valley Tasting evening takes place on 22nd December, starting with a pre-dinner festive cocktail or mulled wine and moving onto a seven course feast.)

After a great nights sleep in one of their beautiful guest rooms, and a hearty breakfast, you could get out and get some fresh air, perhaps taking a walk or grab a bike for a cycle and enjoy the local woodlands and scenery, perhaps even venturing to the Hill of Tara. Or simply snuggle up with a book or the newspaper beside the fire. You can also pick up some last minute Christmas gifts while you’re there, a gorgeous Station House hamper filled with delicious goodies.

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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 13/12/2023 to midnight on 28/12/2023 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 an overnight stay for two people in The Station House Hotel, with mini afternoon tea on arrival and dinner that evening in The Signal Restaurant. 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 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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