As harvest approaches, join our Longueville Cider & Brandy experts on a journey from apple to blossom, as they guide you around our walled garden & onsite distillery where the unique Longueville House Ciders and Ireland's only Apple Brandy are produced. Our guides will provide you with interesting passage as you meander through our apple orchards and vegetable patches to become a vertitable cider connoisseur. With your curiosity quenched, retire to the drawing room where we will provide you tipple or two of your new favourite ciders and brandy.
Tour lasts approximately 1 1/2 hours weather permitting.
InCider Tour & Tastings: €25 per person includes talk and guided tour of the grounds plus tastings of our Cider & Apple Brandy. Homemade, Farm Pressed Apple Juice available for under juniors and non-drinkers.
InCider Tour & Tastings plus Sunday Lunch: €55 per adult - usually €70.
Tours take place on Thursdays at 4pm and Sundays at 2pm but please note pre-booking is essential. Please enquire for dates on 022 47156.
Come Join Michael Cobley (Chair of the West Cork branch of Bird Watch Ireland) this year for another morning or evening - your choice and exploure the magnificent grounds of Longueville House on foot - right here on your own doorstep.
Participants meet at Longueville House Hotel. A brief orientation & maps distributed of various sites on estate. Afterwards a cosy chat, questions and answeres session in the drawing room by the fire. Longueville is known for its more intimate chorus walks in luxurious surroundsing, allowing participants to benefit from more of the guide's time and attention.
Sunday, May 19th 2019
To coincide with the blossoming of our apple trees in our extensive orchards, Longueville House annually marks this special occasion by hosting an Orchard Blossom walk and talk, followed by a tour of the cider house and on-site distillery. With the guidance of William O’Callaghan owner and Longueville’s Master Brandy Distiller and Cider Maker, Dan Duggan, you will discover the pleasure of this exciting process here at Longueville House where all is grown and made on site.
Afterwards, weather dependent, William and his team will prepare a special lunch which includes what’s in season and best available from our Walled Kitchen Garden and Estate. Weather permitting this will incorporate a free range hog roast centre point to luncheon washed down with lashings of Longueville House Cider. A fun and educational day for all concerned.
Here’s what happens –
Participants meet at Longueville House Hotel. A brief introduction to Guides and maps of the Longueville Estate orchards are distributed. Participants are encouraged to bring wellies or hiking boots and layered clothing for extra comfort. Group then sets off with guides for an educational talk and tour of our orchards, cider house and distillery.
Groups return to Hotel to clean up, followed by a welcome glass of our seasonal house cider cocktail.
A highlight of the day is our legendary luncheon. This follows in our Presidents’ Restaurant/ Turner Conservatory with a specially chosen three course buffet meal by William and his team.
Price per Adult:
€85 to include Orchard walk, talk, tour, tastings and luncheon, Luncheon with Ciders.
Booking & Cancellation Policy:
Advance booking & pre-payment by credit card or cheque is required as numbers accommodated for this event are limited. Booking confirmation will be guaranteed on receipt of payment. Cancellation is required within 2 days of the event to avoid penalty of payment in full. Cancellations before this time will be refunded payment minus 20% handling fee. Please book early as space is limited…
Price per Adult:
€85 includes Coffee/Homemade Cookies on arrival, Mushroom Hunt, Luncheon with Longueville Cider.
Price per Child (4years - 12years):
€25 includes Milk & Cookies on arrival, Mushroom Hunt, Kiddies Luncheon, Farm Pressed Apple Juice.
€199 Two Adults & Two children under 12 years old.
Booking & Cancellation Policy:
Advance booking and pre-payment by credit card or cheque is required as numbers accommodated for this event are limited. Booking confirmation will be guaranteed on receipt of payment. Cancellation is required within 2 days of the event to avoid penalty of payment in full. Cancellations payments before this lead up time will be refunded minus 25% handling fee. Please book early to avoid disappointment!
Pop Up Christmas Shop
Thursday November 14th 2019 at 7:00pm
Enjoy an evening of Pre-Christmas shopping at Longueville House, Mallow, Co. Cork. gather together yoru Friends, Family and Work Colleagues for an evening of Exclusive Offers, Fabulour Shopping and Festive Treats all in luxurious surroundings. Longueville transforms into a mini department store, each year for one night only, and invites an interesting selection of vendors to tempt the purse strings.