Jam and Coconut Sponge - those were the days 8th Nov 2018

We've been asking the staff here at Mahons what their favourite dessert on the menu is ?  This lot are not shy about telling us what they like and some clearly have a very sweet tooth.  From rhubarb crumble, bread and butter pudding,  jam and coconut sponge and apple and cinnamon sponge there seems to be quite a lot to choose fr [...]

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The Ghost of Mary Delaney - A Timely Tale For Halloween 31st Oct 2018

It could be a little or wider known fact that the town clock in Irvinestown was installed by the late Dr Patrick Delaney during the 1800's.  So when we were deciding on a name for the function room at the hotel, we thought it fitting to call it after this auspicious character and his contribution to the town.  At the official opening [...]

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If Walls Had Ears 24th Oct 2018

We've been having a discussion recently about whether Mahons Hotel is the oldest family run hotel in Fermanagh or indeed Northern Ireland for that matter.  Myself, my brother and sister are the third generation of Mahons to work here.  We often say if walls had ears, eyes and a mouth, we know there would be many a story to tell.  [...]

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Mahons Special Blend of Tea 24th Oct 2018

Now here is an interesting fact about Mahons Hotel, we always serve our tea using our very own special blend of leaves.  It all started with my father, he offered a travelling salesman a cup of tea as he was passing through Irvinestown.  As it turned out the man was a travelling tea sales man.  Recently the same salesman now retired [...]

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The Nostalgia of Liver and Bacon 15th Oct 2018

My father was a great man for liver and bacon especially the way my mother made it.  Lots of onions, crispy bacon and the tenderest of tender liver.  Funny how history repeats itself at the hotel as today one of our best sellers in the restaurant  is the Liver & Bacon that features on our weekly lunch menu.People travel from all [...]

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Dancing is good for you. 26th Sep 2018

So we thought you might like a little reminder as to just how you can benefit from tapping those toes.   improved condition of your heart and lungs. increased muscular strength, endurance and motor fitness. increased aerobic fitness. improved muscle tone and strength. weight management. stronger bones and reduced risk of osteoporo [...]

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Walking at Necarne 6th Sep 2018

So me and my faithful companion Bongo walk the grounds of Necarne Estate almost every day heading off from the hotel mid morning.  There is a lot to be said for the great out doors, the health benefits and time to clear the head but at Necarne we think it offers something really special.  We have walked the 90 hectares of woodland and ha [...]

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LETS KEEP THIS A SECRET - LOOKING FOR BOOKING NUMBER 10 8th Aug 2018

If you are the 10th person to book this offer, we will reward you with a free bottle of wine with our compliments. Get booking! Tel:00442868621656 [...]

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Lake of the Lake Festival Finishes For another Year and What a Festival It was! 1st Aug 2018

Traditional fair day, fancy dress parade, treasure hunt, fishing competition, water based activities, childrens events and family fun days, live music and entertainment every night as well as a host of day time activities to entertain locals and visitors alike.  Over £30, 000 has been raised so far for Marie Curie.  Of course this [...]

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Joe Mahon the Legend 29th Nov 2015

One of are customer Adian Maguire has penned a song about Joe Mahon.  It already has 12000 hits   Check it out. [...]

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Mahons Hotel 27th Feb 2015

Situated in the center of The Fermanagh Lakeland. Mahon's Hotel is the ideal setting for your family holiday, business trip or even the break of a lifetime. Over the years we have built a reputation for our mini-weekend breaks which are excellent value. Our bars and lounges have a unique atmosphere, full of old world charm and relics collected [...]

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