Booking Policy

Ballybur Castle is available for self-catering holidays throughout the year. You can rent Ballybur Castle for long weekends or a week, longer lettings are also possible.

Please contact us for a quotation.

The castle will be exclusively yours, this includes towels, bedlinen, a bottle of gas for cooking, heating and fuel (starter pack) for fires. On arrival visitors will find Ballybur clean and tidy, with all beds made, towels and soap etc set out, and a fire laid in the hearth. You will find a starter pack of logs or equivalent fuel for the open hearth and a full drum of gas for the cooker, however consumable stores are not provided.

The housekeeper, who lives nearby, visits the castle twice weekly to empty dustbins while visitors are in residence, and arrangements may be made with her for such services as bed-making, laundering and cleaning, for which she should be paid directly.


A deposit of 50% of the rent is required with each booking if the period being reserved is within the current calendar year. The deposit for a reservation for the next calendar year is 25% at the time of booking and a further 25% by the first of February of the following year. Final payment is due on arrival.

50% refund up until 1 week prior to arrival.

For a 50% refund of accommodation fees, cancellation must be made seven full days prior to listing’s local check in time (or 3:00 PM if not specified) on the day of check in, otherwise no refund. For example, if check-in is on Friday, cancel by Friday of the previous week before check in time.

Deposits are non refundable.


A damages deposit of €500 cash will be taken or in the event that it is not requested we may charge the card of the person who made the booking for any damages during the stay as deemed fit on inspection.

Early Departures

If the guest arrives and decides to leave early, the nights not spent are not refunded.

If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact us.