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Maryorough Hotel and Spa

OUR BIRTHDAY GIVEAWAY: Win a break for two people at Maryborough Hotel and Spa 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 an overnight stay for two people at Maryborough Hotel and Spa in Cork, plus dinner in Bellini’s Restaurant and a cooked-to-order breakfast the next morning.

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Set in 14 acres of 300-year-old listed gardens, Maryborough Hotel and Spa boasts elegant modern rooms, charming old-world suites and an AA Rosette-awarded restaurant. Both Cork city centre and Cork Airport are just 10 minutes’ drive from this 18th-century house, which offers free high-speed wifi and free parking.

The ESPA spa is a welcoming haven of tranquility and well-being, offering a range of expert treatments. Hotel guests enjoy free access to the award-winning thermal suites, with a luxurious range of heat and cooling experiences. The modern leisure centre is fully equipped and features an 18-metre swimming pool.

The newly launched Bellini’s Restaurant provides classical gourmet cuisine with an extensive range of fine wines. Surrounded by the vast gardens, The Garden Room serves afternoon tea, lunch and light snacks. From spa treatments to weekend breaks, a wide range of gift vouchers are available to purchase online.

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To win all you have to do is email by 11.59pm tonight with MARYBOROUGH HOTEL AND SPA 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 an overnight stay for two people, including dinner and breakfast. The names of all competition winners will be published on Think of us when you’re enjoying your break. 

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