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Twixmas Breaks in Cavan

As the festive season ramps up, many people find themselves thinking about that period between Christmas and New Year. It’s a time to unwind, reflect, and continue the festive spirit in a more relaxed setting. If you’re seeking a serene escape, look no further than Cavan, in the heart of Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands, where the enchanting landscapes and warm hospitality create the perfect backdrop for a Twixmas getaway. Here are our top choices..

The Breffni Arms Hotel

Breffni arms Hotel

Escape to the country and the beautiful setting of the Breffni Arms Hotel in Arvagh. Perfectly positioned where the three counties meet (Cavan, Longford & Leitrim). Set amidst stunning lakes, the town offers peaceful living with a variety of local amenities and tourist attractions nearby.

Discover spectacular scenery, golf, beautiful countryside for walks, fishing, and other outdoor pursuits, including the Royal Canal Greenway only 30 mins away in Longford. B&B from €159 per couple this Twixmas.

Cabra Castle Hotel

cabra castle

Relax and be treated like a Kind or Queen at Cabra Castle Hotel outside historic Kingscourt. Wander through the magnificent reception rooms, find a quiet corner or fireside to relax with a book, or just enjoy the atmosphere in one of the best-known Castle hotels in Ireland. B&B from €220 per couple.

Cavan Crystal Hotel

Take a well-deserved Twixmas break away to Cavan Crystal Hotel offering the highest standard of quality and service, located just 5 minutes from Cavan Town. Relax and unwind in the award-winning Zest Health & Fitness Club with 18 metre Swimming Pool and fully equipped Gymnasium.    

Enjoy delicious food from the extensive Bar Menu or a cocktail in the Atrium Bar!  Renowned for fantastic food and high-quality service Cavan Crystal Hotel is the perfect choice for your next getaway. Bed and Breakfast starts at just €219 per couple.

Crover House Hotel

Take a break by stunning Lough Sheelin, near Mountnugent and enjoy the peaceful serenity of Crover House Hotel. This Georgian Manor House, resting majestically on the private shores of Lough Sheelin, emanates elegance and class with breath-taking views and 41 acres of landscaped grounds. Limited availability over the Twixmas Break with B&B starting at €119 per couple.

Errigal Country House Hotel


Errigal Country House Hotel in Cootehill is more than just a place to relax. From the moment you arrive, you’ll be swept away by the hotel’s warm and inviting atmosphere. The elegantly decorated rooms are the epitome of comfort and luxury, with plush beds and gorgeous views of the rolling hills that surround the hotel. Bed and Breakfast starts at just €130 per couple.

Farnham Estate Spa & Golf Resort

Farnham estate

Winter is a special place at Farnham Estate. The estate boasts 11 kms of the most beautiful natural walking trails, an award-winning spa, and plenty of dining options to choose from too. Availability is limited so have a look online today for the best package.

Hotel Kilmore

Kilmore Hotel

Reconnect in the beautiful Hotel Kilmore outside Cavan town this Twixmas. Soak up the atmosphere while dining in the Annalee Restaurant with a choice of Cocktail, or a pint of draught beer of choice with your evening meal. Relax and unwind overnight in a bright luxurious bedroom. Bed and Breakfast starts at just €219 per couple.

The Lakeside Manor Hotel

Escape to the lake this Twixmas and enjoy a stay in the beautiful Lakeside Manor Hotel overlooking Lough Ramor in Virginia. Bed and Breakfast starts at just €135 per couple this Twixmas.

Slieve Russell Hotel, Golf & Country Club

Set in 300 acres, including 50 acres of lakes, the Slieve Russell Hotel outside Ballyconnell offers a unique experience in relaxing. Check-in and enjoy luxury overnight accommodation with full Irish breakfast as well as complimentary access to the Country Club facilities. Bed and Breakfast starts at €265 per couple.

St Kyrans

Nesstled along the banks of Lough Ramor, St Kyrans is the boutique escape you didn’t realised you needed in Cavan. Bed and Breakfast starts at just €240 per couple.

Don’t forget to check out all our self-catering options in Cavan as well as our Guesthouses and B&B’s. You will find plenty of things to do on our website here also.

When the twinkling lights of Christmas start fading this year, and the anticipation of the New Year looms, Cavan beckons with its serene beauty and welcoming embrace. A Twixmas break in this Irish haven offers the perfect balance of relaxation, cultural exploration, and outdoor activities. So, pack your bags, leave the Christmas stress behind, and discover the tranquility that awaits you in Cavan. To keep up to date will all of our offers and news just subscribe to our newsletter here.

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