The four star Great National Blarney Golf Resort Hotel is set in a distinguished location in Cork’s Shournagh Valley. The hotel offers exceptional facilities, making it ideal for business or pleasure. All 62 bedrooms are decorated in a warm, luxurious style with all the ingredients needed for a relaxing stay. Each room is furnished with plasma TV, ironing facilities, temperature control and tea and coffee making facilities. Additionally, residents have access to the state of the art health club, which includes 20 metre swimming pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, children’s pool and fully equipped gymnasium. At the adjacent spa, they can pamper themselves with treatments, such as facials, herbal wraps, massages, waxing and tanning. The resort is also a perfect choice for golf enthusiasts, as its course offers a challenging and enthralling experience for golfers of all skill level. After a day of golf or touring the region, visitors can enjoy the sumptuous food served at Inniscarra Restaurant, which holds a coveted AA Rosette. The menu combines classic cuisine and contemporary Irish taste and also offers an extensive wine list. Meanwhile, the Lions Den and Bistro is set in the golf clubhouse, while Cormac’s Bar is a calm, cosy spot with snacks, cocktails, wines and more. With its wonderful food, on-site leisure options and tranquil location, The Great National Blarney Golf Resort is a great venue for both corporate and private functions. It has fully equipped meeting rooms and an elegant banqueting suite that is popular for weddings and civil ceremonies. While there’s plenty to do at the resort, there is also much to explore beyond its property. Historic Blarney Castle and the woollen mills are just a short distance away, while the popular Fota Wildlife Park is also within reach. The region offers many choices for an activity based break, with fishing, walking, cycling and horse riding all available.