Castello Di Meleto

Castello Di Meleto, Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy.

Originally home to Benedictine monks, the castle was first recorded in 1269. Enhanced and extended over the centuries, much of the imposing fortifications date from the 15th century. Now featuring 30 elegant rooms and apartments, with 2 swimming pools.

  • 15th Century

Château Hôtel Du Colombier

Château Hôtel Du Colombier, Brittany, France.

Only a 5-minute drive from the beaches of St Malo, the Château Hôtel Du Colombier dates back to the 18th century and is set in 15acres of grounds. Free WiFi.

  • 18th Century

Cabra Castle Hotel

Cabra Castle Hotel, Kingscourt, nr. Dundalk, Co. Cavan, Ireland.

Close to the original, now ruined Cabra Castle, the current 4-star castle hotel was constructed in the ‘neo-Norman-style’ during the first decade of the 19th century. The 80 individually styled en-suite rooms blend original character with modern comfort.

  • 19th Century

Clontarf Castle Hotel

Clontarf Castle Hotel, Clontarf, Dublin 3, Ireland.

Located in Dublin’s leafy suburbs, the history of Clontarf Castle dates back to 1172. Re-built in the early 1800s, this boutique hotel blends traditional architecture with 21st century facilities and offers luxurious accommodation with fine dining.

  • 19th Century

Chateau de Matel

Chateau de Matel, Roanne, Burgundy, France.

Welcome to Chateau de Matel, set in a 32 acre park just a six minute drive from Roanne and its restaurants. Guests can have breakfast in the dining room or on the terrace overlooking the grounds in good weather. Swimming pool, free WiFi.

  • 14th Century

Castello di Granarola

Gradara, Marche, Italy.

Surrounded by oaks and scented laurel trees, this restored medieval castle offers 9 design apartments and an outdoor swimming pool. Located in Gradara in the Marche region, Castello di Granarola is just a short drive from the sandy beach of Cattolica.

  • 13th Century

Castello Di Frassinello

Vignale Monferrato, Piedmont, Italy.

Just a short drive from Frassinello Monferrato, this historic castle offers 6 classic-style en-suite rooms overlooking a furnished garden and a terrace. An Italian sweet breakfast is provided daily.

  • 11th Century