Welcome to Ghan House, Carlingford


We're open throughout the year! 

~  walled gardens, mountain views, seashore & mountain walks & Medieval Carlingford a treelength away - with shops, cafes, pubs & more restaurants.





To celebrate winning Leinster’s “Country House Hotel of the Year 2020” and Ciaran Smyth from our kitchen team being named “Young Chef of the Year” for Leinster and later in the evening, “Young Chef of the Year” all Ireland 2020 at last night's YesChef awards, we have a special offer this Friday 18th October - only €125 per person for 1 night accommodation in a standard double garden bedroom, breakfast & 4 course evening dinner in our 2 AA rosette restaurant. Come and see what the local area has to offer, breathtaking scenery, guided walking tours, adventure activities, bike hire, multi award winning shops, bars and restaurants and Ireland's Young Chef of the Year!


Call +353 (0)42 937 3682 to book



For best rates for both accommodation & restaurant bookings always contact us directly.


Ghan House is a fully restored Georgian House built in 1727 by William Stannus. Our restaurant is 2 AA Rosette awarded, the bedrooms are AA 4* rated and the walled gardens are perfect to enjoy a pot of tea, gin & tonic or glass of wine in at this time of year!The gardens at Ghan House, Slieve Foy mountain
Wi-fi is free - (over 40 Mbps speed) in the bedrooms and all public rooms and gardens too!
  In addition we are just a tree length from the beautuful Medieval town of Carlingford - medieval streets, castles, old town gate, mint, priory - dating back to 1206 when King John visited Carlingford. The streets are populated with a miriad of cafés, restaurants, boutiques, antique shops and pubs.
  For the more active - there is much to do - the Carlingford Greenway runs along the old railway line along the shore of Carlingford Lough - great for walking/prams/wheelchairs and bicycles - of which are available to hire here in Carlingford and at the start of the greenway. Smell the gorse on the mountain walks. Invigorate the heart & mind at Carlingford adventures' Skypark. Visit ancient burial sites, breathe in the sea air on the Carlingford Scenic Ferry - traversing Carlingford Lough to the mesmeric Mourne Mountains.