Swimming pools add that little something extra to any overnight stay - whether you are an early riser who loves a swim before breakfast or a little splash about at teatime with the children - take a look at our castles with pools...

Bovey Castle

Situated in the beautiful Dartmoor National Park, in Devon, this is the perfect place for a short break, offering a wide range of stunning rooms that can accommodate both couples and families. Housed in The Orangery, the large indoor swimming pool opens onto the sun terrace and overlooks the River Bovey, with stunning views for miles over Dartmoor National Park. Whirlpool, sauna and steam room plus a fully-equipped gym are part of the complex. 

Swinton Park Castle

Set amidst the beautiful Yorkshire Dales in the village of Masham, Swinton Park has a newly built swimming pool as part of its spa complex. As a hotel guest, you have use of the Country Club and Spa. There is an 18-metre indoor swimming pool and a hydrotherapy pool, whilst outdoors on the pool terrace there is a cedar hot tub and a 10-metre natural pool. 

Fitzpatrick Castle

Situated just nine miles from Dublin's bustling city centre, the castle's leisure facilities offer the chance to relax after a busy day exploring the sights and sounds of Dublin's fair city, featuring a fully equipped gym, along with a 22-metre indoor swimming pool with an on-deck whirlpool spa and Scandinavian wood sauna and steam room.  The leisure suite offers extensive opening times during the week and has plenty of family swim times available, both during the week and on weekends.

Ashford Castle

Ashford Castle, close to Galway on Ireland's west coast, has a pool as part of its luxurious spa area. There are so many reasons to stay at Ashford and the pool and spa are just one extra jewel in the crown of this magnificent estate. 


Broughton Hall stands in a 3000 acre estate of ancient parkland, woodland and moors on the edge of The Yorkshire Dales.  The estate's wellness centre "Avalon" contains a pool, along with other facilities.

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