A medieval castle and Georgian mansion set on a private estate just outside Cork City.

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A secluded, magical escape.

Dripsey Castle Estate is a medieval castle and Georgian Mansion on 110 acres located 25 mins northwest of Cork City. The estate is bordered by the meandering Dripsey river and lake. The Georgian mansion is in two parts; the main house, built in 1742, with 8 bedrooms all en-suite, a reception room, games room, library, professional kitchen and the early 20th century ballroom.

Stay with us.

We are available as a luxury vacation rental on a week by week basis. The Georgian manor has been renovated to an exquisite standard and offers 8 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms, kitchen and dining areas, a formal drawing room with grand piano, a library and games room, and private bar.

Luxury Rentals

Corporate Events

Looking to host your corporate dinner, a special birthday or a memorable event? Our space can be adapted to suit any type of event, large or small.


Host your ceremony, photographs, reception, dinner and post-dinner celebrations all within our castle, Georgian mansion and stunning grounds.

574 years of history.

Discover the magnificence and history of one of Ireland’s Big Houses and the medieval castle tower, all set on a magical country estate of 110 acres of untouched lands and huge trees and bordered by the meandering Dripsey river.

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Wellness & Yoga Retreat

We are delighted to announce our first Wellness and Yoga Retreat at Dripsey Castle Estate on Saturday, March 23. Join us for an opportunity to step back from your busy daily life for a day of reflection and replenishment.

Yoga Retreat