This summer was all about reconnecting with family, visiting our nearest and dearest and venturing out again after a long winter in lockdown. Now its time to start reconnecting with friends and the Boyne Valley is the perfect destination to play a getaway with the girls! Check into one of our many accommodation providers, spend some time discovering our many heritage sites, get outdoors on one of our many tracks, trails and Greenways or feed your spirit of adventure with one of our activity providers. The list is endless.
To help you plan your break away with the girls, we have put together some ideas for you to explore. You can book all of the special offers and activities direct with the business themselves.
City North Hotel, Gormanston
Situated only 5 minutes from Gormanston Beach in County Meath, City North is a great hotel to visit all year around. Check out their fantastic "Stay, Drink and Dine" package for only €127.20 for two people sharing. Spoil yourself and your friends with an overnight stay in a double/twin room, a 2 course set dinner menu in their Tara Lounge, full Irish Breakfast the following morning, a glass of bubbly on arrival and a pre-dinner cocktail, early check-in/late check out (subject to availability) AND a complimentary room upgrade (subject to availability). That sounds like the perfect getaway!
Knightsbrook resort offers the perfect destination for that all important girlie catch up. Not only is it a perfect place to stay but you can also spend some time in their River Spa. Whether you are celebrating a birthday, a hen party, or a baby shower, get the girls together and celebrate in style! Their one night "Here come the Girls" Package Includes, one night bed & breakfast, afternoon tea with a glass of bubbles, a 2 course evening meal in Rococo Restaurant, the Serenity Spa package, and full access to the thermal suite.
The Old Rectory
Famous for its afternoon tea, served up to you in all its Georgian grandeur, The Old Rectory is the perfect escape with the girls. Their "Girls Night In" package is the ultimate experience with your besties. It includes prosecco on arrival and afternoon tea. Their luxurious Butler Suite is the private setting for your own vintage dining room- so you can cackle away to your hearts’ content. You also get a beautiful bedroom (sleeps 4-6) with private bathroom for the night and access to the common room with TV and Wi-Fi. As if that wasn’t temptation enough to pack an overnight bag and hit the road, you will be served a 3-course supper and an incredible full Irish breakfast the following morning. Late checkout lets you finish off your experience in style.
The Rock Farm in Slane is the perfect venue for a group getaway with the girls. They specialise in hen parties too! They can guide you on creating a truly memorable experience including a diverse range of activity packages for your group. Hen party ideas include an active hen, an eco hen, a beauty hen, a yoga hen, a craft hen and a foodie hen. Contact them today for more inspiration!
The Cusack Hotel group three-star hotels are based in the busy town of Navan or the Heritage town of Trim. Their "Girl’s Night Away" package starts from as low as €64.50 per person and includes Overnight accommodation, full Irish breakfast with a selection of hot and cold options, complimentary cocktail, and complimentary parking.
The Headfort Arms Hotel
Situated in the beautiful heritage town of Kells. This award-winning hotel is offering a fantastic package for their girls getaway. Don the heels, kick back and catch up with the girls, sisters or friends for a night that starts with your choice of either (must be booked at time of reservation) "Sparkling Three Tier" afternoon tea (minimum 2 persons) or a professional make-up application for the night ahead. Their house mixologist will then serve a pre-dinner cocktail for you to enjoy - in the garden if weather permits. Enjoy their Headfort hospitality with a night of great food, drinks and a safe but social atmosphere...AND avail of a 10% DISCOUNT in Karens Boutique in Kells. (Dinner at your own discretion should be booked at time of reservation). You can add a a second Option of afternoon tea or make-up for €25 pp. All of this for only €99 per head.
Situated overlooking the largest Norman Castle in Ireland, Trim Castle Hotel have not gone one, but three amazing girls night away packages. They include a "Summers be Gin" package that includes dinner as well as a G&T, complimentary access to Aura Leisure Centre, 10% Discount in The Kilkenny Shop located in the hotel and a late check out.
Their "Lazy Days with Voya" package includes bed and breakfast, a Voya gift set and a bottle of prosecco. Complimentary access to Aura Leisure Centre, 10% Discount in The Kilkenny Shop located in the hotel and a return visitor offer is also included!
Their "Girly Night Away" package includes luxurious afternoon tea including a glass of prosecco on arrival, overnight accommodation including full Irish breakfast, robes & slippers, Voya toiletries, 10% discount in The Kilkenny Shop located in the hotel, a return visitor offer and complimentary use of aura leisure centre.
You will be spoiled for choice at Trim Castle Hotel.
There is nowhere more relaxing than Dunboyne Castle in County Meath. Check out there Spa and afternoon tea package at Seoíd Spa. Indulge in afternoon tea delights on their terrace lounge before relaxing in the thermal area. Then, choose which spa treatment best suits your mood and let their dedicated team pamper you. Sounds amazing. Add accommodation and a dining experience to this to complete your stay.
Check into the amazing Decoy Country Cottages and treat you and your friends to a day in their Revive spa! Their beautiful cottages can sleep between 2 and 8 people and they use Dermalogica products in their treatments.
Caravoge House Trim
Perfect for that small intimate gathering of friends. Their "Ultimate Girl’s Night In" package includes one night bed & full Irish breakfast. A bottle of bubbly on arrival. Private lounge area to host take out dinner and drinks. Perfect for 3/4 Ladies sharing. All of that from only €159 for two people sharing.
Whether you are a group of friends that like getting out there and exploring, or you prefer to chill out and catch up over a few cocktails, we have the perfect activities for you. Here is just a sample of what the Boyne Valley has to offer.
You have a choice of both a blueways and several greenways here in the Boyne Valley. Try your paddling skills on the Boyne Blueway Trim, walk the 22kms of the Meath section of the Royal Canal Greenway, explore the Boyne Valley Greenway taking in the Boyne Valley Camino, or discover the new Boyne to Lakelands Greenway. Work up an appetite for your evening meal while getting some fresh air!
Hit the Water!
We are blessed with an array of water activities in the Boyne Valley. Try the Ancient Boyne River and Artisan food experience with Boyne Boats, take the floating through time tour with Boyne Valley Activities, or try your hand at kayaking at Rock Farm Slane. Don’t forget to bring the swimming togs!
The Boyne Valley is famous for is locally produced food and drinks. From whiskey tours in Slane Distillery, to making your own Gin at Listoke Distillery, making brown bread at Causey Farm, or just enjoying the beautiful menus and cocktails available in our restaurants, gastro pubs, cafes and hotels. The Boyne Valley really has it all for your group.
There has never been a better time to getaway with the girls and the Boyne Valley is waiting to welcome you!
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