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Live like a Lord - Ireland Self-Drive

8 day/7 night self-drive from $1535 per adult share twin
Flights are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 20 by 4pm


8 day/7 night self-drive from
per adult share twinFlights are additional

Live like a Lord - Ireland Self-Drive

Explore the contrasting countryside of Ireland, from vibrant cities to lush grasslands to the wild coastline, even heading out on a ferry ride to the Blaskett Islands where you’ll spend 2hrs 30mins on these remote islands. Meet friendly locals, learn about the history and culture, stay in grand accommodation like castles and manor houses. Discover delicious food on the Galway Food Trail Experience with a guide and enjoy 3 dishes at 3 different venues, each paired with Irish Craft beers.

Deal Includes
7 nights in Castle accommodation 
7 full Irish breakfast
8 days Hertz Group B rental car
Blasket Island ferry (operates daily Apr-Oct)
Galway Food Trail Experience
Flights are additional
8 day/7 night self drive
From $1535 per person share twin 
Travel: 13-30 Apr & 01 Oct-14 Dec 2020
From $1907 per person share twin
Travel: 01 May-07 Jul & 21 Aug-30 Sep 2020
From $2018 per person share twin
Travel: 08-22 Jul 2020
From $2113 per person share twin
Travel: 23 Jul-20 Aug 2020

BONUS Includes a saving of $544 per couple

• Please note Blasket Island ferry operates April to October 2020
• Accommodation where stated is a suggestion subject availability

Suggested Itinerary and places to visit
Day 1: Dublin

Collect your car and travel into Dublin. Explore this vibrant, historic city with its many Georgian streets and colourful gardens. Stay the night in Clontarf Castle dating back to 1172.

Day 2: Dublin
Explore museums and galleries, trace the city’s history from early Viking origins to the medieval magnificence of St Patrick’s Cathedral. Stop at 16th century Trinity College and see the Book of Kells. Be sure to taste a Guinness at the Guinness Storehouse.

Day 3: Galway & Clifden
Travel across the rich midland pastures, visit Belvedere the magnificent 18th century stately home of Robert Rochfort. Cross the River Shannon to Clonmacnoise a 6th century Christian site. Galway has many Spanish influences, Spanish Arch and the Spanish Parade. Continue into the wild and rugged Connemara region and on to Clifden where you’ll stay in Abbeyglen Castle. 

Day 4: Connemara

Today is a gorgeous scenic drive through the Connemara National Park where ponies and red deer roam freely. See the beautiful Kylemore Abbey on the lakeside with a mountainous backdrop. 

Day 5: Connemara & Clare
Leave Clifden to drive south through Galway and into Clare, the “land of castles”. Spectacular landscape today with the lunar-like Burren and the Cliffs of Moher.

Day 6: The Dingle Peninsula
Breath-taking sights as you drive around the Dingle Peninsula. The Blasket Islands Heritage Centre is a living history museum that explores the dimensions of island-living. Weather permitting embark on a 2 to 3 hour boat trip around the nine main Blasket Islands, they are remote and unspoilt.

Day 7: Limerick – Dublin
Spend a couple of hours in the medieval city of Limerick exploring history and architecture. Travel east towards Straffan, detouring to the imposing Rock of Cashel. Drive through rich pastures to Kildare and overnight in 13th century Barberstown Castle.

Day 8: Dublin
Return your car and depart today.

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Terms and Conditions

Valid for sales until 31 Mar 20 for travel 13 Apr-14 Dec 2020. Price advertised includes the saving of up to $544 per couple. Prices are correct as at 25 Feb 20 and subject to change without notice and may vary due to currency exchange rates • All prices and products are subject to availability at time of reservation • Prices are per adult in NZ dollars based on payment by cash or cheque • Amendment and cancellation fees apply • Specific booking conditions apply to each of the accommodation and the rental car offer • Weekend surcharges and surcharges over trade shows and special event periods may apply, please ask your House of Travel specialist for full details. We strongly recommend comprehensive travel insurance be taken at the time of booking – ask your House of Travel specialist for information. HERTZ car based on Group B rental hire. Includes: Unlimited mileage, first additional driver, Collision Damage Waiver (CDW - protects against financial responsibility over and above the non-waivable excess arising from the damage caused to the vehicle, its parts or accessories during the rental period, provided the customer has complied with all the terms and conditions of the rental agreement), Theft Protection (TP), Third Party Liability, Location Service Charge (LSC) and tax (13.5%). Excludes: Fuel charges, security deposit, Personal Accident Insurance (PAI), additional drivers (past the first additional), one way rental charges (where applicable), non-waivable excesses, optional extras and any additional charges. These are payable direct to Hertz. Contact House of Travel on 0800 713 715 for more information and the best airfare to match your holiday. Supplier code: Hot Product Longhaul. HOT Code: WEBIRLLORD

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 20 by 4pm

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