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The pool at Castleknock Hotel

OUR BIRTHDAY GIVEAWAY: Win a weekend break at Castleknock Hotel and Country Club is five years old this month so we’re giving readers the chance to win some great prizes.

THIS MONTH, turns five years old – and we want to give something back to our readers.

Every single day for the month of October we’re giving away a different prize. It’s our way of saying a very big thanks to all of you for reading us (can you believe it’s been five years? Cos we can’t).

From small beginnings back in October 2010, has grown to be one of the biggest news websites in the country.

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So what about today’s prize? Well, it’s a good one.

The winner will get a two night break for two people at the Castleknock Hotel and Country Club in Dublin, including an evening meal for two in the award-winning Park Restaurant, and full use of the hotel’s leisure facilities.

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The Castleknock Hotel and Country Club is a 4 star hotel set in lush grounds right on the doorstep of Dublin city. The hotel is just 15 minutes from Dublin city centre but feels like a world away from the bustle of the city with its tranquil countryside setting.

With an 18-hole golf course, a deluxe day spa, a well-equipped leisure centre, award-winning restaurants and welcoming bars, Castleknock Hotel and Country Club is everything you could want from a great resort hotel, all under one roof.

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To win all you have to do is email by 11.59pm tonight with CASTLEKNOCK HOTEL AND COUNTRY CLUB in the subject line. Include your name and contact number so we can give you a call if you win.

The winner will be chosen at random from all the entries and will be notified either by email or by phone.

Good luck everyone!

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You can see a list of all the winners so far here.

And stay tuned – we’re going to have prizes up for grabs every single day this month. We’re good like that.

The small print: We won’t use your email address or phone number to contact you unless you win. The prize consists of a two night stay for two people, including dinner on one evening. The names of all competition winners will be published on Think of us when you’re enjoying your weekend away. 

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