|Surrounded by the spectacular scenery of the Wicklow countryside, the BrookLodge is a haven of wholesome relaxation situated in the sleepy village of Macreddin yet only an hour's drive from Dublin.
Set in the Wicklow Valley, BrookLodge is a luxurious country house, accompanied by a 7 million Euro spa centre, The Wells. The hotel is set within the heart of Macreddin Village and all of the village properties are owned and have been developed by BrookLodge, which includes Acton's Country Pub and Brewery where it brews and serves its own beers and The Orchard Cafe, where great home cooking has been given a modern twist. The village also has an Organic Bakery & Smokehouse and even its very own chapel.
BrookLodge and Wells Spa has been designed with a sense of rustic tranquillity and laid back contemporary chic. Each of the hotel's bedrooms are fabulously appointed with features such as four poster or sleigh beds, window seats in which to admire the garden views and all offer the highest standard of comforts. The Mezzanine Suites have King- Size beds and are brimming with all the latest accessories & luxuries from the 21 st Century.
BrookLodge boasts an award-winning restaurant, The Strawberry Tree Restaurant Ireland's only certified organic restaurant serving soley organic and wild grown food and its innovative cuisine is matched by atmospheric candlelit surroundings and a richly diverse wine cellar. Menu sample's include - Fresh Tarragon Pasta with Wild Mushroom and Vintage Cheese or Guinea Fowl with Dried Fruit Compote.
The Wells Spa offers the utmost in relaxation and well being with some of the leading products in health and beauty treatments. These include the full Decleor & Carita skin care range, "Serail" Mud Chambers, Aroma Baths, Hammam Massage Tables, Flotation Therapy Room, Finnish Baths , outdoor hot-tub and unique indoor-to-outdoor swimming pool and all water used is from pure water wells.
BrookLodge also offers a huge range of activities with horse-riding at the Macreddin Stables & Equestrian Centre, mapped walks of the Wicklow mountains and off-road driving in Macreddin Woods. Opening for limited play in September 2006 is Macreddin Golf Course, designed by Irish Ryder Cup hero Paul McGinley. Known as the "garden county" Wicklow is renowned for its scenic beauty and nearby are some of Wicklow's most spectacular spots, such as Glendalough and Avoca/Ballykissangel.
BrookLodge is an ideal place to stay for those who wish to enjoy nature and all it has to offer at its most pure.