Sceptre Tours has introduced a number of luxury tours of Ireland at really fabulous prices. Over the past few years Sceptre Tours has made a glowing name for themselves by offering budget travel to Ireland, Britain and Italy. In fact the folks at TravelZoo recently named them the “Best Overall Provider of Outstanding Travel Deals” in North America for 2010. Now Sceptre has taken their competitive pricing to the luxury market as well. Hey, why go cheap when for a bit more you can stay at five star resorts and perhaps a castle or two? Have a look at a few of their well priced luxury offerings for 2011:
The Ultimate Luxury Getaway – priced from a mere $1999 per person, this package includes round-trip Business Class (!) airfare on Aer Lingus, 6 nights at luxury five-star hotels, Rental Car with automatic transmission and GPS, 4 elegant Irish breakfasts and a traditional afternoon Tea at Adare Manor. With business class tickets usually selling for $3,000 per person, you’ve saved $1,000 instantly. The luxury hotels include the Four Seasons in Dublin, Glenio Abbey in Galway, Adare Manor Hotel & Golf Resort and The Rits-Carlton Powerscourt in Wicklow. Wow what a deal! Departures are from September 1 to December 16, 2011 and must be booked by April 15th.
The 7-Night Explore Ireland Package – priced from $899 per person, this journey starts off with a luxurious 2 night stay at the award-winning K Club in Kildare which is known to be one of Ireland’s ultimate golf and spa destinations. Other deluxe properties on the itinerary include The Scotts Hotel in Killarney, Glenio Abby in Galway and Academy Plaza in Dublin. The package includes roundtrip airfare, 7 nights deluxe hotels, full Irish breakfasts daily, and an 8-day car rental with unlimited mileage (standard transmission). This trip is for select Saturday departures between April 1 and June 15, 2011.
The 6 Night Castle Hotel Package – also priced from $899 per person. Really haven’t you always wanted to sleep in a castle? Here’s your chance to stay in three unique Irish Castles – 2 nights each in Fitzgerald’s Castle in Dublin, Kilronan Castle in Roscommon, and famed Bunratty Castle in Clare. You’ll surely feel like a noblemen by the end of your journey. The package includes rountrip airfare to Dublin, 6 night Castle accommodation, and a standard manual rental car. Travel is for spring, April 1 to May 31, 2011.
Prices quoted are for New York departures, with slightly higher prices available from Boston, Chicago or Orlando. Prices from connecting cities are also available. These rates do not include government taxes/fees/facility charges. You can get all the details by visiting SceptreTours.com.