Nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales on the banks of the River Wharfe, Bolton Abbey is Yorkshire’s best day out. Its landscape is the “jewel in the crown” of Yorkshire’s many landscapes, and the 30,000 acres of beautiful countryside boast over 80 miles of footpaths to walk and explore, providing something for all ages. From our ever changing events programme providing activities for children to fishing on the River Wharfe, you’ll find a host of activity awaiting you.
Dating from 1170, Lismore is a privately owned castle offering luxury accommodation on an exclusive hire and rental basis. It is an exceptional Irish destination - a place where you can make your own magic. Owned by the Duke of Devonshire’s family since 1773, Lismore is a modern home in an historic setting, combining the best of contemporary living and past centuries for a perfect holiday. When you stay with us you will enjoy exclusive use of the castle and Estate facilities.
Lismore Castle Arts
Lismore Castle Arts, a not-for-profit initiative, was founded in 2005 and is committed to the presentation and promotion of contemporary visual art in Southern Ireland. It hosts exhibitions of international significance alongside a series of smaller exhibitions, projects and events as well as a comprehensive education programme.
The renowned River Blackwater provides some of the finest salmon fly fishing in Ireland and the Careysville Fishery consists of 1.75 kms of double bank salmon fly fishing, with pools and streams to suit all abilities.