DCA is able to plan every facet of this wonderful trip. We will handle every detail of flights, which can be very complicated, to ensure you get direct flights to Shannon. We will procure required hunters' insurance, licenses, and permits on your behalf. Gun travel arrangements are relatively simple for us, but can be frustrating for the layperson. DCA will also coordinate all accommodations, hunting/fishing itineraries, special events like tours and wine tastings, golf outings, and procurement of guides and scheduling of touring days. Please allow DCA professionals to help you plan and coordinate your trip.
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The 5 star castle hotel is one of Ireland's finest. It has a long and storied past dating back to the 11th century. It has had many makeovers and now is a stunning, elegant, cozy 98 room hotel. The castle property encompasses 450 acres which include a lake and a golf course.
The castle boasts several restaurants including:
The Earl of Thomond Restaurant - internationally renowned for an elegant dining experience
The Cocktail Bar - formerly the castle's study, offering spectacular views of the fairway and is a daytime respite for refreshments and an atmospheric nook by night.
The Fig Tree Restaurant - located in the Golf & Country Club with external patio to The Walled Garden. An informal, relaxed dining experience and, if requested, the chef will prepare a picnic lunch for you to take on your exploration of the grounds.
The Inn at Dromoland -located on the grounds, it is our sister hotel. This 3-star hotel features a fully equipped health and fitness club, an indoor pool and the Shannigans Gastro Pub with 130 newly refurbished bedrooms.
It is within easy reach of the wonderful Wild Atlantic Way, the Cliffs of Moher, the Burren and all the delights that County Clare and County Limerick have to offer.
On site activities for guests include:
Golf - The Club House and 18 hole Parkland course is set against the impressive backdrop of Dromoland Castle.The course plays 6,824 yards. It sweeps through 450 acres of shady woodland, open rolling pasture; feral lakes and streams.
The Gardens (based on designs by Andre Le Notre, who also planned the gardens at Versailles)
Lough Dromoland Lake is excellent for fishing or just boating.
Deer, pheasant and other wildlife roam the grounds creating a natural ambiance.
The Spa at Dromoland is within the castle and consists of six luxurious, intimate treatment rooms, two dedicated manicure and pedicure rooms and an outdoor Jacuzzi covered with a gazebo for year-round use.
Guests can also enjoy
Clay Pigeon Shooting
Walking and Mountain Biking
The Atlantic Way
Custom and Pre-Planned Wing Shooting Packages Available:
European-Style Driven Pheasant
Walk-Up Woodcock, Partridge, Pheasant and Snipe-Over Dogs
Ducks (Both Natural and Driven)
Wing Shooting Season is primarily November through January, but Driven Ducks and Pheasant can be Hunted in October and February
Bolting Rabbit and Fox (with Dogs and Ferrets) - Available Any Time
Red Stag, Sika Deer, Fallow Deer - Season September 1st through December 31st
Irish Feral Goats (Irish Ibex Billys) - Available Any time
Gun Rental is Available and it is Relatively Easy to Travel to Ireland with Personal Guns
Tours for groups or individuals are readily available with present, or custom itineraries. A 12 passenger van is also available for larger groups wishing to tour together for 380 euros per day. Drivers/guides are available full-time with 4 passenger SUV's from 300-450 euros per day depending on the number in your party, days booked, and destinations required. Clients may share cost of touring.
We want to add per activity hunt prices and 2 package prices. These can be added to side of each.
PER DAY HUNT
Driven Duck or
(Pheasant & Partridge)
Half Day Snipe/
Half Day Wild Duck
4 DAY HUNT
with the above hunts
3 DAY HUNT
minus Driven Pheasant
can be built ala carte using above pricing.
Please note: All pricing is in Euros and will fluctuate with the Euro.
Checks are the preferred payment method, but credit cards are gladly accepted with
a 3.25% convenience charge.
Clients are encouraged to mail personal checks, cashiers' checks, or money orders for deposits, balances due, and incidental charges. All charges for Ireland are based on euros, and will be billed at the current market rate of the Euro. Fluctuations in the Euro/Dollar conversion will affect pricing in US dollars.
Ground transportation from Shannon airport is included. Round trip transportation from Dublin airport is 450 euros per vehicle with capacity of 4 people.
All hunters will require insurance which is currently
100 euros. Permits and licenses are 40 euros. Shells are currently 9 euros per box.
Breakfast is included for all guests. Hunters receive lunch
in the field. Non-hunters pay
for their own lunch. All guests purchase their own dinners.
Tours for groups or individuals are readily available with preset, or custom itineraries. A 12 passenger van is also available for larger groups wishing to tour together for
380 euros per day.
Drivers/guides are available full-time with 4 passenger SUV's from 300-450 euros per day depending on the number in your party, days booked, and destinations required. Clients may share cost of touring.