13th October 2020
“The Downton Abbey of Ireland….this will be the highlight of any trip ”
Crom Castle is a magnificent 19th-century castle, located within 1900 acres of beautiful protected parkland in an extremely romantic setting overlooking Lough Erne. It is the family home to the 7th Earl and Countess of Erne. Holly caught up recently with the effervescent Earl, a great family friend whom she has known for many years whilst growing up in Ireland, so be sure to listen to the podcast and hear about the wonderful private experiences at Crom Castle, all of which are exclusive to Dream Escape.
Steeped in history and playing host to Aristocrats, diplomats, dignitaries and members of the Royal Family, Crom Castle is a beautiful and welcoming building with its imposing towers and battlements making their mark on this historic pile of stone. “The atmosphere here is more like a comfortable home than a museum”, said The Earl.
The experiences on offer to our clients are unique and very special. You will be personal guests of the Earl and Countess who will welcome you into their home with open arms. During your stay, The Earl may very well take you to tea nearby with his cousins who have a particularly beautiful garden or he may take you on a guided walk of the beautiful Crom Estate or perhaps a boat ride on Lough Erne where you will see the estate and buildings from the water. His Lordship is also a very entertaining storyteller and rather nifty on the grand piano! Each day will be different and apart from meal times; which are also worth a mention and made from delicious locally sourced and wholesome food, your stay is carefully planned with your group from a very exclusive list of things that you might want to experience.
To hear more about the estate and all the wonderful things to see and do during a stay, listen to John chat with Holly on our new podcast series.
You can also check out some sample programme ideas that can include a stay at Crom Castle here : https://dreamescape.co.uk/itinerary_post/northern-ireland-showcase/
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