It’s a castle; no, it’s a hotel! For those of you who yearn to live in the lap of luxury, just like princes and princesses do, don’t fret because you can still live the life of a king and queen in your castle. All it takes is a phone call to one of these exquisite castle hotels and a pair of air tickets and you’ll be well on your way to a fairytale holiday!
1. Fitzpatricks Castle Hotel Dublin
Don’t let this castle hotel’s modern facade fool you. Although it was built in 1741 this hotel welcomed all modern advancements and was refurbished to accommodate guests who want a contemporary yet timeless style when it comes to their choice of hotels. The hotel features a large and cozy indoor swimming pool that is sure to delight everyone, be it spring, summer, winter or autumn.
2. Castle Alarcon, Spain
Fancy staying in a castle hotel that was built based on a lost tribe dating back to the 1200’s? You may not have heard of the now-extinct Visigoths tribe but you can see their legacy in the form of Castle Alarcon, Spain. Modern fittings have been incorporated but the timeless beauty of its interior decorations can still be seen. Only 15 rooms are available for reservation, perfect for a memorable wedding reception or a cozy honeymoon.
3. Hotel Hershey, USA
The Hotel Hershey was not built in medieval times but it sure does look like an ancient, classic castle. And yes it WAS built by Milton Hershey, from the Hershey chocolate brand name. The hotel was built in the year 1933 and has been compared to the Versailles Palace belonging to the French King Louis XIV in terms of opulence. Looking for a different kind of experience when holidaying in this hotel? Be sure to sign up for the incomparable chocolate spa!
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