Recipe for Crispy Duck Watercress Salad

December 1, 2010

While walking through the hotel this week I popped into the kitchens of our Cork restaurants in search of a new recipe to impress my family and friends with.  Head chef Craig gave me this great recipe for Crispy Duck Watercress Salad…I must say it sounds delicious! Enjoy and please do let me know how everyone got…

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Getting Married?? The Fota Island Resort Wedding Forum takes place this Thursday 9th December. Brides-to-be take note!

November 29, 2010

The Fota Island Resort Wedding Forum plays host to Ireland’s best and brightest for your wedding, bringing together Ireland’s most sought after Wedding experts for one exclusive evening at our Wedding Venue in Cork to answer all your questions and queries. With beauty experts, boutique owners, bridal fashions, chef’s expertise,…

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Golf Myths Exposed!

November 10, 2010

  Have you ever been deceived by a Golf Myth? It may seem harmless but it could seriously impact on your game. I visited the Pro-Shop this week to get the truth behind some common golf myths that are out there. #1 Keep your head down It’s a widespread belief when playing  golf that you must…

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‘Winter Rules’

November 1, 2010

It’s that time of year again when the wind and the rain take over life as we know it and harsh weather conditions impact the golf course.  Many will notice the sign ‘Winter Rules in effect’ displayed in the Pro Store,  for those of you who are not quite sure what…

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Halloween Kids Camps!

October 19, 2010

Halloween is upon is again and we all know that the kiddies will soon be getting ready to celebrate the occasion and of course parents will be going through extremes to keep the little ones busy, safe and happy! We have a fantastic line-up for the little ones this Halloween…

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Goodbye Summer, Hello Autumn

September 3, 2010

As sad and all as it is I am afraid we have to bid a fond farewell to our 2010 summer and welcome the autumn months. What a summer it has been here at Fota Island Resort. Our Summer Kids Camps finished at our hotel in Cork on Saturday, 28th…

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Competition Results

August 30, 2010

On Sunday the 29th August 2010 we held the Junior Scratch Cup. The results were as follows: 1st Place – Gavin Kelly – Mallow 2nd Place – Jonathan Dunphy -Williamstown 3rd Place – Keith Bermingham -Castletroy Best Nett – Gary O ‘Flaherty – Blarney Congratulations to Gavin, Jonathan and Keith…

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A Tasty Midweek Treat – Lemon Cake Recipe

August 18, 2010

I think its time to tickle everyones taste buds with this fabulous recipe I got off our chef Philippe. I cant wait to go home and make it myself. I have attached a picture too but some how i don’t think i will get the presentation quiet as good as…

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Summer Golf Competitions

July 14, 2010

We here at Fota Island Resort Golf Club Cork would like to congratulate Crohan Fitzgerald from Castleisland Golf Club who recently won the Minor Scratch Cup which took place on June 13th 2010 and Eoin Hourihan from Slievenamon Golf Club who was victorious in the Intermediate Scratch Cup which took…

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Spinning has arrived at Fota Island Resort

July 13, 2010

We here at Fota Island Resort are thrilled to announce the launch of our new spinning classes.What exactly is spinning you may ask? Well I am here to explain the new class that will have you in tip top shape this summer. Spinning is a popular group class. According to…

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Getting married? Save the dates – Fota Island Resort announces annual Wedding Showcase and Wedding Forum

July 12, 2010

Building on the huge success of last year’s events, Fota Island Resort announces this year’s dates for their much-anticipated Wedding Showcase and Wedding Forum, so brides and grooms-to-be, take note! An invaluable resource for those planning on tying the knot, this year’s Showcase takes place at our Wedding Hotel Cork…

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Bring your little monkeys to summer camp at Fota Island Resort – it’s the (monkey) business!

July 9, 2010

Summer holidays are here at last! The notion of long summer days stretching away ‘til September may make kids smile, but parents’ brows furrow as they struggle to come up with a plan to keep the kids busy, safe and happy. One easy way to do just that is to…

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