Markree Castle ~ Private Rental


Markree Castle ~ Private Rental, Sligo

An Authentic Irish Castle Hotel in Sligo, Steeped in History

Markree Castle has re-opened it's doots after extensive refurbishments and is now taking bookings for exclusive private rental. 

Markree Castle is a perfect base for touring Ireland's North West. This charming historic castle is set in the heart of stunning Sligo countryside which inspired famous poet W.B Yeats.

Markree Castle stands in a secluded 500 acre estate, perfect for a peaceful and relaxing holiday in the scenic North West of Ireland.

What guests like about Markree Castle

  • Our hotel is on the Wild Atlantic Way
  • Real authentic Irish castle steeped in history
  • Home-from-home atmosphere for your perfectly relaxed getaway break in Sligo
  • Exquisite romantic Louis XIV dining room
  • Fabulous views from Markree Castle bedrooms
  • On-site activities including horse-riding, clay pigeon shooting & archery
  • Your Manor House Hotels Gift Card can be reeemed at Markree Castle

Markree Castle is now available for Private Rental - contact to book your special event!


Your Accommodation

The only castle accommodation in County Sligo

In keeping with the cosy authentic old world atmosphere of the castle, bedrooms at Markree Castle are delightfully appointed.  The only castle accommodation in County Sligo, Markree is one of the longest established Sligo hotels.

Your Dining Options

Exciting and varied menu at this castle restaurant

The surrounding countryside inspires every area of activity at Markree Castle and not least the dining room. Wild venison and woodcock from the Markree Estate itself are often featured on the menu.

Gallery Lounge

The gallery lounge is perfect for a light lunch or relaxing Afternoon Tea with homemade cakes, scones and biscuits.  

Your Activity Choices

Equestrian holiday in Sligo

Markree Riding Stables, on the grounds of the Markree estate, offer tailored programmes to suit all needs. Experience the magic of riding through the Markree Estate! Scenic treks and trailrides (mini or full week) are available. There are also Summer pony camps for children (aged 6yrs to 16 yrs). 

Getting out and about in Sligo

Climb up to Queen Maeve’s grave on the top of Knocknarea mountain or watch surfers from the comfort of a beach-front pub in nearby Strandhill.  Whatever you plan during your stay at this charming Sligo hotel, the team at Markree will be happy to help you plan your day trip.

Golf in Sligo

For golfers there are a dozen of Ireland's top golf courses within an easy drive of Markree Castle. 

Your Host: The Corscadden Family

Markree Castle ~ Private Rental
Collooney, Co. Sligo

T: +353 1 2958900


GPS: N 54 deg 10.456 W 8 deg 27.714

Essential facts

Wifi Internet Access Available

no. of rooms: 30

Rates: Private Castle Rental

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