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The family run Castle Arms Hotel, in the beautiful Georgian village square of Durrow County Laois, is a haven for the discerning guest who will appreciate its relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
Take a well earned break in Irish heaven at Castle Durrow Country House Hotel in County Laois. Lovingly restored by Peter and Shelly Stokes this magnificent manor house and restaurant sits admidst 30 acres of gardens and parkland.
Just 90 minutes from Dublin in County Laois, Castle Durrow is a 300 year old estate with stunning formal gardens. Today, the gardens provide food for the on-site restaurant. Walking and cycling routes are other features of the estate.
The Dunmore Country School is home to a garden that is both beautiful and practical. Located just outside Durrow, County Laois, the garden produces herbs and vegetables and also includes flowers as part of its rotation system.
The Irish Fly Fishing and Game Shooting Museum explores 300 years of hunting and fishing in Ireland. Museum Founder Walter Phelan has restored and adapted a traditional farmhouse to house the collection.
The Durrow Scarecrow Festival is a quirky festival with something for young and old alike. Including the All Ireland Scarecrow Championship, this is an event not to be missed.
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