By Jessica, October 23, 2012
Get spooked at one of the many family breaks on offer in spas and hotels around Ireland this October. Deals such as free kids’ places, games, activities and trick or treat parties will keep children well entertained while the grown-ups indulge in some well-deserved relaxation.
Trick or Treat at The Heritage Golf & Spa Resort
The Heritage Golf & Spa Resort, Co. Laois has a range of specials on accommodation and spa treatments this mid-term, as well as offering their special Kids’ Fun Club. Dancing, arts & crafts, seasonal movies and fancy dress Halloween games will run throughout the week, while mum and dad can unwind with the spa’s treatment of the month: the Luminous Luxury C & Sea Facial (€75). Two nights’ B&B in a deluxe family room with breakfast and dinner is €204 per adult sharing, or, add on a third night for €290 per adult.
Family Offers at Delphi Mountain Resort
Delphi Mountain Resort in Co. Galway is offering specials for families of four throughout the mid-term break. Stay one night with breakfast and dinner for €229 for the entire family, or visit for four nights with breakfast each morning and two evening meals for €599. Entertainment such as scary movie nights, party games and Halloween mask-making will keep everyone happy during your stay.
Mid-Term at Castle Leslie
The expansive grounds of the Castle Leslie estate in Co. Monaghan provide plenty of opportunity for fun and games this Halloween. Stay for three nights in one of their two bedroom Old Stable Mews and enjoy a self-catering break with room for up to five people. Visit during the last week of October and you’ll find sweet treats and crunchy apples for bobbing waiting for you on arrival. Prices start from €560 per family for three nights.
Family Fun at Ballygarry House & Nadúr Spa
Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa invites you to a week of fun this Halloween. For just €129pp, you can stay for two nights with up to two children going free. Enjoy dinner on an evening of your choice, breakfast each morning and free passes to the Aquadome water park and Toby World kids’ entertainment centre. Back at the hotel, children can make the most of the in-house X-Box and DVDs while adults enjoy complimentary access to Nadúr Spa’s thermal suite and outdoor hot tub.
Halloween Breaks at Carlton Hotels
The Carlton Hotels are running specials in their locations throughout Ireland this mid-term break. Check the kids into their Mini Explorers Kids’ Club and they can enjoy fun adventures and games while you kick back and relax or treat yourself at the C Spa. Overnight B&B breaks start from €49pp and are available in their Kinsale, Tralee, Millrace, Ballinasloe and Westport locations.