Ireland Tourism News

Icelandair launches new flights to Dublin, Ireland

Icelandair launches new flights to Dublin, Ireland

4 October 2017 Press Release Airline News

Icelandair has announced a new year-round service to Dublin, Ireland, beginning May 8th, from their hub in Keflavik, Iceland. The non-stop flights will operate six days a week with connections onwards to 20 gateways in North America.

bmi regional takes off for Derry, Ireland

bmi regional takes off for Derry, Ireland

bmi regional has commenced its new service between London Stansted and City of Derry Airport, with dignitaries from both destinations there to celebrate the launch. Passengers arriving on the first in-bound flight and the connecting outbound flight were treated to cake and coffee to celebrate the launch.

Aloft Hotels to debut in the Emerald Isle with Dublin property

Aloft Hotels to debut in the Emerald Isle with Dublin property

20 January 2017 Hotel News

Marriott International has revealed plans to launch its ever-popular Aloft Hotels brand in Ireland through a franchise agreement with Blackpitts Hospitality. Slated to open in the spring of 2018, Aloft Dublin City will mark the tech-forward brand’s debut in the Irish capital, and will introduce an exciting accommodation option in Dublin’s historic ‘Liberties’ quarter.

Adare Manor reveals renovation details ahead of summer debut

Adare Manor reveals renovation details ahead of summer debut

12 January 2017 Hotel News

Adare Manor, one of Ireland’s most renowned resort hotels with a list of prestigious accolades nearly as long as its history, announces a multi-phase transformation to restore the property to its century splendour. To maintain its commitment to providing guests with unrivalled facilities and services, Adare Manor closed its doors in January 2016 for an 18-month intermission and will debut its new look in September 2017.

Cornwall Airport adds Cork flights for summer 2017

Cornwall Airport adds Cork flights for summer 2017

11 January 2017 Airline News Tourism News

Cornwall Airport Newquay has announced another development within its route network just one week into 2017, confirming that Aer Lingus Regional, operated by Stobart Air, will launch a new connection to Cork. Set to commence on May 6th, the twice-weekly seasonal service will utilise the carrier’s 72-seat ATR-72, adding 35 flights to CAN’s summer schedule.

Guinness Storehouse records surge in visitors

Guinness Storehouse records surge in visitors

3 January 2017 Tourism News

The Guinness Storehouse saw a new record for visitor numbers in 2016, with a ten per cent increase in arrivals. Some 1,647,408 guests passed through its doors in the last 12 months. The increase mirrors current trends in Irish tourism, which has seen a bumper 2016.