For over 800 years the castle and mansion house of Dromana has been the seat of one of the principle families of the south of Ireland, the FitzGeralds, Lord of the Decies, later Villiers-Stuart.

Dromana House is one of Ireland’s ancient hidden wonders containing remnants of every age of building in Ireland from the 13th century to modern times.

Stay at Dromana

Year around self-catering with a difference! Otter and bird watching from your apartment, or discover your adventurous side on the magnificent Blackwater river, or simply stroll down the Lady’s walk and make a wish at the ‘ Lady’s tree’.

Stay at the East Wing

Dromana’s East Wing is steeped in old world charm with modern day facilities. The four double/twin bedrooms all have spectacular views of the river below where the wildlife go about their daily routines.

Stay at the River Duplex

The River Duplex has been renovated to the highest standards. The upper level accommodates a sitting room withHand crafted solid oak mantle piece over a  solid fuel stove, with french door out onto balcony overlooking river.

Visit Dromana House

The guide for this stimulating, historical and informative tour is a member of the family who live in Dromana House. The duration of the tour is approximately one hour and carries you through 800 years (26 generations).

Visit Dromana Gardens

The garden and woodland extend over 30 acres including walks, many of which are looped. Dromana is a haven for natural regeneration which can be observed by the casual visitor.