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The Road Not Taken

Ballymaloe Grainstore Art Exhibition. 

A group exhibition showcasing the following artists:



Exhibition available for viewing until Wednesday 20 December

Enquiries to Gentian on 087 646 1826



An evening with winemaker Philippe Guigal

Ballymaloe House and Barry & Fitzwillliam Wine Merchants are delighted to be hosting an exclusive evening with Philippe Guigal on Wednesday 15th November at 6.30pm. 

Join Philippe Guigal for a special evening and enjoy dinner with him at Ballymaloe House and his personally chosen selection of 10 of his finest wines from the Rhone Valley.


Sumayya Usmani Supper Club

Wednesday 8th November 2017 at 8pm


Phoenix Magazine Article

The Ballymaloe Grainstore is a superb, but relatively little known, events space located on the tranquil estate of the world famous Ballymaloe House, East Cork. Only 30 minutes from Cork Airport and city and surprisingly accessible from Dublin (an easy drive on fast roads apart from the last 7 miles!), it is perfectly located for Irish and international high end conferences.


Best breakfasts in Ireland 2017

We are delighted to win the Best "Country House Breakfast" in the Georgina Campbell Irish Breakfast Awards.


COURSE: Growing & Arranging Roses at Ballymaloe House

Thursday 22nd June - Using predominantly wild and garden flowers from the grounds of Ballymaloe House. Our in-house florist will demonstrate her own style of flower arranging used at Ballymaloe House to create seasonal displays. 

This one-day course offers an opportunity to explore the gardens and see how we use our favourite roses from our gardens to create in house floral displays.

Coffee on arrival at 9.30am and the course ends at approx. 5pm and includes a light lunch in Ballymaloe House.

Price: Course: €105 = Full day course & lunch


Lightworks Exhibition: Landscapes by Andrea Cashell

The opening night of Landscape Artist Andrea Cashell's exhbition LIGHTWORKS is in the Ballymaloe Grainstore at 7pm on Thursday 20th April and the exhbition will then run for three weeks until Thursday 11th May.


Easter at Ballymaloe House

Cracking Easter Breaks at Ballymaloe House – stay with us for the Easter weekend, mid-week or join us for the whole week.  Hop along to Ballymaloe House and let us treat you and your family to a traditional Easter in the surrounds or our early spring garden and farm. There is plenty to do with the children nearby with Fota Wildlife Park, Trabolgan Holiday village and Cork city short distances away.


Ballymaloe Spring Breather

Two nights Bed & Breakfast with dinner on both nights. 

Relax at Ballymaloe House for the afternoon or visit the nearby picturesque fishing village of Ballycotton for a breath-taking stroll on the famous Ballycotton Cliff walk. 

Enjoy a browse through our Ballymaloe Craft & Gift shop or head over to the Ballymaloe Cookery School and enjoy a walk in thier award winning gardens. 

Spend the evening relaxing as you enjoy dinner in our dining room on both evenings. 


Hello Spring - Friday One Night Wonder

Welcome spring by making Ballymaloe House your home for the night of Friday 31st March and indulge in our world famous Friday night Ballymaloe Buffet and B&B at the very special rate from €165 per person sharing (only available online). 

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