Travel News: Yoga in Down and Antrim, art and wine at The K Club, Cork food fest
Giant escape at Causeway Hotel
Co Antrim's Causeway Hotel is offering a 'giant' escape into yoga, food and friendship, from £99 per person sharing. The three-star hotel is located close to the Giant’s Causeway, the north's only Unesco World Heritage Site, and is a great base from which to explore the Causeway Coast. Offer includes an exhilarating rooftop yoga session, overnight accommodation in sea-view room, dinner and breakfast the following morning. To book call 028 2073 1210. Offer available until October 12.
K Club hosts Art & Wine Weekend
The K Club in Co Kildare hosts an Art & Wine Weekend on the September 27 and 28. There's a choice of either one (€269 pps) or two night’s (€379 pps) B&B in a deluxe room. The weekend includes a tour of the original wine cellars located beneath the country house at the centre of the resort, Straffan House, built by wine-making family the Bartons in 1832, by the five-star resort's expert sommelier. Guests will also get a tour of The K Club's paintings, by artists including Paul Henry and Jack B Yeats, and a four-course dining experience in the Byerley Turk restaurant. See kclub.ie or call 00 353 1601 7200.
Go Green for a relaxing weekend
The four-star Green Holiday Cottages in Co Down are offering a yoga weekend from £375 per room. The cottages are a renovated 18th century corn and flax mill situated in the heart in the Kingdom of Mourne; their idyllic riverside location creates a tranquil setting for relaxation. Offer includes a two-day yoga programme connecting with the natural space and energy at the Green. Price covers tuition, accommodation and meals. Available September 20-22. To book call 078 6095 1841.
East Cork resort joins in food fest
To celebrate the return of fEast Cork this September to east Cork, Castlemartyr Resort has created a special Feast Cork Gourmet Package for those looking to combine five-star luxury with a week that will bring together some of Ireland's finest chefs and food and drink producers. Package includes a two-night stay at the five-star resort, foodie welcome pack, breakfast both mornings, five course evening meal prepared by head chef Kevin Burke one evening of your choice, from €230 per night. See castlemartyrresort.ie or call 00353 21 4219 000; quote fEast Cork when booking.