Luxury accommodation and 'the finest seafood in the world'. Aherne's is a small, luxury hotel with a world famous reputation for its welcome, luxury accommodation and outstanding food. Run by the Fitzgibbon family for three generations, Aherne's is situated in the historic walled seaside resort of Youghal, on the beautiful sunny south east coast of Ireland.
"Most Romantic Hotel of the Year" (AA Award). Ardtara is an elegantly restored 19th century mansion, situated between Belfast and the Giant's Causeway Coast. Once the home to the Clark family, world famous linen markers, Ardtara is now widely regarded as one of the finest country house accommodations in Northern Ireland.
Set at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains just over an hour from Dublin, Ballyfin has long been admired as the most lavish Regency mansion in Ireland. It is a place of history and romance, of tranquility and great natural beauty.
Ballymaloe House is a large family farmhouse, situated on a 400 acre farm, 20 miles east of Cork city. The house is two miles from the coast, near the small fishing village of Ballycotton and many small sandy coves and beaches. The Knockmealdown and Comeragh Mountains are about one hour's drive away.
Medieval Gaelic Tower House. Built in the 15th century it has been beautifully restored with careful attention being paid to retaining all its original features and style, yet with the comforts of the 21st century.
Barberstown Castle in County Kildare is an internationally known, historic Castle and Country House Hotel. Built in the 13th Century, the castle is situated only 30 minutes from the airport and Dublin city centre, thus making it the ideal first or last stop on your Country House tour of Ireland and the perfect castle to stay in while visiting Dublin.
Belle Isle is situated on one of the ten islands that are owned by the estate on Upper Lough Erne, with a bridge connecting it to the mainland. Expect an authentic Country House atmosphere without the frills of modern restorations and furnished with a collection of antiques and pictures. There is a tennis court, croquet lawn and boats for hire.
In this 250 year old Georgian country house standing at the head of Dunmanus Bay, everything revolves around the courtyard. It is finely restored with cobbled paths, shrubs and flowers. The old stone outbuildings house three beautiful suites and the restaurant with its magnificent dining room converted from the old stableblock.
The Bushmills Inn is situated in an enviable location a stones throw from Royal Portrush Golf Club, Old Bushmills Distillery, The Giants Causeway and Dunluce Castle.
Hidden away on the shores of Caragh Lake, on the Ring of Kerry, discover enchanting Carrig Country House and Restaurant where you will "escape from it all".
Campagne restaurant is a top Michelin Star restaurant in Kilkenny city. The emphasis has been to serve food based on high-quality seasonal produce with French influences in a relaxed and comfortable dining area.
Cashel House Hotel, formerly one of Connemara's most gracious homes, stands at the head of Cashel Bay, withdrawn and quietly secluded, in a 40 acre estate of flowering shrubs and woodland walks.
Castle Durrow has been completely restored and decorated by Peter and Shelly Stokes in a comfortable, relaxing and contemporary style with modern way of life and fashion in mind without overlooking its past.
Steeped in history, full of character and charm, Castle Leslie Estate is the ultimate Irish rural escape. Nestled on 1,000 acres of undulating Irish countryside, dotted with ancient woodland and glittering lakes.
Chapter One Restaurant is located in the heart of Dublin on the northside of Parnell Square. As a Georgian basement, and former home of John Jameson, it retains authentic granite walls and sash windows but has been carefully and stylishly renovated to introduce a wonderfully sumptuous and comfortable restaurant.
Clare Island stands guard at the entrance to Clew Bay, off Irelands western Atlantic coast. For almost two centuries, the islands Lighthouse has been a nautical landmark perched high on the craggy cliffs, watching over Achill, Westport and beyond. Once a safe haven for sailors, this heritage property now offers sanctuary of a different kind. This architecturally majestic, listed building has been lovingly transformed into fully catered, luxury accommodation, complemented by magnificent sea views and an inspiring, natural environment.
Coopershill House in County Sligo is a fine example of a Georgian family mansion. Home to seven generations of the O'Hara family since it was built in 1774, it combines the spaciousness and elegance of an earlier age with the comfort and amenities of today.
'Hideaway of the Year 2004' ' Cromleach Lodge is set in the quiet hills above Lough Arrow, with the pre-historic Carrowkeel Cairns meeting the everchanging sky beyond ' a spectacular vista of unspoiled mountain, lake and valley.
Old fashioned (in the best sense of the word), Currarevagh House is a Victorian country manor romantically situated on the shores of Lough Corrib in 150 acres of private woodlandoffers guests 4 Star Quality Guest Accommodation, on the shores of Lough Corrib.
This captivating 1830's Georgian Manor House Hotel hiding amid 300 acres of tranquil parkland on the idyllic Hook Peninsula yet is lees than 1-km from Waterford City. A chic yet informal ambience permeates Dunbrody, where guests have the opportunity to experience sheer indulgence coupled with our tradition of courteous attentive service.
Enniscoe House is listed as a Heritage House of Ireland and has passed to the present through twelve generations of the family to the present owne, Susan Kellett. She has now been joined by her son, DJ Kellett.
Built in 1727, Ghan House is a 4 Star AA rated, fully restored, family run Georgian House and Restaurant now in its 20th year of continuous business with 16 years of awards and nominations.It is one of the oldest private houses of its type in Ireland, with 3 acres of walled mature gardens. Only a tree length from Medieval Carlingford, Ghan House is situated in a wonderful location. It is just one hour from both Dublin and Belfast and two of Irelands three World Heritage sites are within easy driving distance, Newgrange and The Giants Causeway.
The Burren is one of Ireland's surprises for stroller or the serious hiker. A special area of limestone mountain scenery, with a distinctive beauty and holding a wealth of treasure for the botanist and explorer of historic ruins. In the midst of this wilderness lies Gregan's Castle Hotel, at the foot of the Corkscrew Hill, with breathtaking views over the mystical Burren mountains and Galway Bay.
Hayfield Manor Hotel is tucked away in a leafy corner of mature private gardens only 1 mile from Cork city centre. Family owned and managed, Hayfield Manor is the ideal retreat to experience Cork's great art galleries, opera and historic university.
Ireland's oldest coaching inn, now in the 5th generation of the same family, with a long-standing tradition of friendliness, hospitality and good food. Its picturesque gardens along the banks of the river Vartry provide a delightful setting for a delicious afternoon tea or pre-lunch drink.
The Ice House is located in a truly iconic building overlooking the spectacular and ever-changing River Moy, at the Quay, Ballina, Co Mayo. A unique setting, The Ice House comprises of 32 ultra luxurious bedrooms and suites, featuring underfloor heating, goose down duvets and pillows, and Voya lotions and potions.
Established in 1971, Aidan and Joan MacManus have earned an international reputation for fresh seafood in their harbour-side restaurant in the picturesque fishing village of Howth. In 1999, they extensively rebuilt their old Harbour Master's house, relocating the restaurant to the first floor with panoramic seaviews, and adding eight guest bedrooms.
L'Ecrivain Restaurant, 109a Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2, in the heart of Georgian Dublin. This modern, contemporary restaurant is run by Chef, Derry Clarke and his wife, Sallyanne, has been established since July 1989
Protected by acres of stupendous greenery, Liss Ard Estate dates back to Victorian times. Nestled on 200 acres of undulating Irish countryside dotted with beautiful woodlands and a private 50 acre glittering lake, Liss Ard Estate is a place of enchantment and relaxation. Situated just one mile from Skibbereen village in beautiful West Cork, Liss Ard Estate is full of character and personality. It is the perfect Irish rural escape and offers a magical setting in which to respite. Liss Ard Estate offers a variety of accommodation to suit all tastes. Within this magnificent estate we offer The Victorian Country House with its contemporary design, the adjacent Garden Mews and the Liss Ard Lake Lodge, a Victorian Dower house. In total there are 25 bedrooms, each one unique and welcoming and waiting to be explored. Whatever your choice of accommodation, a warm Irish welcome awaits you.
Set in 500 acres of wooded estate in the heart of the Blackwater Valley, Longueville House is a 1720 Georgian Heritage Mansion owned and run by the O'Callaghan family....
Marlfield House is a fine Regency period house set on 36 acres of grounds, close to several renowned golf courses and miles of golden beaches. Formerly the residence of the Earls of Courtown, it was built in the 1830's and opened to guests by the Bowe family in 1978. The 19 bedrooms are filled with flowers, fine antiques and paintings.
Built in 1804, Martello Tower Sutton is located on the north coastline of Dublin Bay, Ireland, with breath-taking views of the Bay and surrounding areas.
The Merrion, Dublin's most stylish 5 star hotel is situated opposite Government Buildings in the city centre. Created from four Georgian Townhouses and a contemporary Garden Wing, the 143 bedrooms and suites are arranged around two 18th century style gardens.
Steeped in heritage, Mount Juliet Country Estate is a stunning walled estate covering 1,500 acres of sprawling countryside in Co. Kilkenny. Famed for the welcome and exceptional service every guest receives, Mount Juliet is 20 minutes from the historical city of Kilkenny and just over one hour from Dublin.
The sensitive restoration of this early 19th century estate recreates a contemporary and eclectic ambience for todays traveller in search of a tranquil respite with natural and warm Irish hospitality. Comprising of 15 acres and with commanding hilltop views over Lahinch Bay, the Estate is enhanced by mature woodland and the meandering River Moy.
Nestled in the heart of the Co. Limerick countryside is The Mustard Seed at Echo Lodge, a converted 19th century convent. The celebrated and comfortable Echo Lodge is set on ten acres of mature trees, herbaceous borders, orchard and kitchen garden.
Cradled in mature gardens and green fields in the village of Magheralin this Georgian Country House, built in 1785, has been in the family for six generations. Extensive, yet sensitive, restoration works were undertaken over two-years before John and Louise Mathers opened the family home to guests in 2005.
Historic Georgian House in gardens and park adjoining the town and overlooking the Newport river and quay. For two hundred years it was the home of the O'Donnells, once the Earls of Tir Connell
Since 1897 many world travellers have enjoyed the pleasure of Park Hotel Kenmare and its renowned restaurant. Set in a heavenly location overlooking Kenmare Bay the hotel is in the heart of Ireland's most scenic countryside.
Rathmullan House has a stunning location right beside the sea in the unspoilt northern part of Co. Donegal. It is cocooned amongst lovely gardens and trees which open out on to a beautiful mile-long sandy beach.
Converted from Queen Anne stables in 1798, Rathsallagh is a large comfortable house situated in 530 acres of peaceful parkland with a walled garden and its own 18-hole Championship Golf Course. It is central to some of the most beautiful countryside in Ireland.
Looking over the beauty of St. Stephens Green, the dining room of Restaurant Forty One is an intimate and serene setting in the Heart of Dublin city. Head Chef, Graham Neville and his team create fulsome courses, boasting delicate and elegant tastes with sumptuous depth, using the finest ingredients from their very own garden in Kenah Hill, Killiney.
Restaurant Patrick Guilbaud is Ireland's top restaurant, holder of two Michelin stars as well as virtually all the top national and international awards. It is situated in an 18th century Georgian Townhouse adjoining the Merrion Hotel.
A delightfully situated Georgian house overlooking Ballinakill Bay, which has been discreetly converted into a first-class hotel with a Victorian style conservatory and delightful drawing rooms with open log fires. All of the bedrooms are individually decorated and feature fine antiques and paintings.
Screebe house has been family owned for many years, which is reflected in the careful attention to detail, all of the rooms are individually furnished with exquisite antique interiors.
Sea View House is a stunning luxury property situated on the coast of Sligo with unparalleled views of the surrounding bay and mountains.The facilities are all of an extremely high standard boasting 4 luxury bedrooms, each with an en-suite. The property also comes with a 2-bed apartment.
Stella Maris was built in 1853 as a Coast Guard fortress and subsequently became a convent in 1914. The detailed restoration of this imposing 19th century oceanfront structure was completed in 2002. Antiques are interspersed with comfortable leather furniture to create a 'homey' sense for guests.
The opulent surroundings of Tankardstown await you for a truly unforgettable experience. You may choose to stay in the chic courtyard cottages or in one of the six luxurious bedrooms of the main house, which is also available to rent in its entirety...
Located right in the centre of Dublin at the top of Dublins main shopping street, Grafton Street, and overlooking beautiful St.Stephens Green. A wonderful welcome awaits you in this superb Michelin starred restaurant that has won every major accolade since opening including being listed as Number 25 in the top 50 Restaurants of the World. Kevin Thornton is widely regarded as one of Irelands best chefs and together with his partner Muriel and the team they look forward to welcoming you.
Wineport Lodge has the most unique setting on the edge of Ireland's peaceful Inland Waterways. More than a hotel, this is a luxury lodge with a unique sense of warmth and comfort at every turn. Nestled on the shores of Lough Ree, in an idyllic setting surrounded by native woodland, Wineport Lodge is exceptional in both style and service. With hosts who instinctively ensure you're every need is met, here 4 star luxury comes wrapped in easy humour and effortless hospitality.