by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 05, 2013

The 200-room Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt, County Wicklow, has been sold to Brehon Capital Partners, according to press reports.The property, Ritz-Carlton's only presence in Ireland, will cease to operate under the Ritz-Carlton banner as of Oct. 1, when it will become part of Marriott International's Autograph Collection of independent properties. Under the new ownership, the resort will be managed by Interstate Hotels and Resorts. The property has two golf courses, a Gordon Ramsey signature restaurant, a spa and 10,000 square feet of meeting space.