Ice House

The Quay, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: +353 96-23500 Email: chill@theicehouse.ie Website: WWW.THEICEHOUSE.IE

Ice House is located in a truly iconic building overlooking the spectacular and ever-changing River Moy, at the Quay, Ballina, Co Mayo.

Funky furnishings, eclectic styling and stunning architectural design at the Ice House combine to make you feel like you’re in the heart of the city. One look at the unrivalled view from all our rooms and you’ll immediately know you’re not. 

A unique setting, the Ice House comprises of 32 ultra-luxurious mix of heritage and contemporary bedrooms and suites, all with panoramic river views, featuring underfloor heating, goose down duvets and pillows, and VOYA lotions and potions.

With great service, fantastic food, fine wines, clever cocktails and Ireland's best boutique hotel spa guaranteed to soothe, the Ice House is unlike any other hotels in Mayo. Discover the best of both worlds here in Ballina and make the Ice House your… escape to the extraordinary.

Dining

Dining in the Restaurant is an essential part of the Ice House experience overlooking the River Moy, from the original and atmospheric vaulted Ice Store, and striking glass conservatory on the waters' edge.

Chef Anthony Holland from Achill Island, works with the finest seasonal local produce served up by our friendly staff, with alfresco dining on the terrace a real treat.

Chill Spa

Embrace the Spa Journey...

Relax and unwind in Chill Spa, a VOYA exclusive spa, with 5 luxurious treatment rooms, a spa thermal suite and an outdoor spa garden featuring riverside hot tubs and a cedar barrel sauna.

Lounge in the relaxation room, enjoy our thermal areas, or bubble away in the two outdoor hot tubs, spectacularly positioned over the River Moy!

Art lovers will enjoy works by Irish artists Charles Tyrrell, Martin Gale and John Devlin. Nearby activities include golf (Enniscrone, Carne and Rosses Point a short drive), horse riding or fishing on the Moy.

Nearby activities include golf (Enniscrone, Carne and Rosses Point a short drive), horse riding or fishing on the Moy.

Awards:

Tatler Spa Awards - Best Boutique Spa 2014 & Best Spa Therapist 2014

Golfers Guide to Ireland - Best Boutique Hotel 2014

Conde Nast Hot List 2008 'at last a funky base from which to explore the wild beauty of Ireland West Coast...'

Winner of Tatler Spa Best Boutique Spa Award 2014 as well as Tatler Spa Best Therapist Award 2014. 

32 bedrooms including original Ice House Heritage style rooms and contemporary Riverside Suites

Proprietor:

Pearse Farrell

Manager:

Niall Kerins

Directions:

From Dublin:

  • Take the N4 Signposted West heading for Sligo.
  • Follow on to the M4.
  • Follow the road until you come to the turn off for the N59 signposted for Ballina.
  • Follow the N59 for approximately 50 km until you reach Ballina.
  • On entering Ballina you will come across a mini roundabout and take the 3rd Exit.
  • Continue straight through a housing estate.
  • Take a right at the end of the road .
  • We are on the left hand side up this road, Quay Village.


From Dublin Airport:

  • From the Airport take the M50 southbound until you reach the exit for the N4 at Lucan.
  • Take the N4 Signposted West heading for Sligo.
  • Follow on to the M4.
  • Follow the road until you come to the turn off for the N59 signposted for Ballina.
  • Follow the N59 for approximately 50 km until you reach Ballina.
  • On entering Ballina you will come across a mini roundabout and take the 3rd Exit.
  • Continue straight through a housing estate.
  • Take a right at the end of the road.
  • We are on the left hand side up this road, Quay Village.


From Cork:

  • Take the N20 signposted Limerick following it all the way to Charleville.
  • Branching left to merge with the R526 signposted Galway/Shannon on to Baunacloka.
  • Taking the N18 signposted limerick from here via Ennis to Claregalway.
  • From Claregalway follow the N17 to Claremorris via Tuam.
  • At Tuam take the N60 to Castlebar.
  • From Castlebar continue forward onto Station Road - N60 signposted Dublin.
  • At roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Lawn Road - N5 (signposted Dublin) Entering Foxford.
  • Turn left onto the N26 (signposted Ballina)
  • On entering Ballina pass through 2 sets of traffic lights and take the 2nd exit on the mini roundabout.
  • Follow the road passed Dunnes Stores on the left handside take the 1st exit on the mini roundabout.
  • Travel over the bridge and take the left turn.
  • Follow the N59 and take the first left turn.
  • The Ice House is down the Quay Road on the left hand side.


From Belfast:

  • Follow the A4 signposted west until you reach the boarder at Belcoo continuing onto the N16 signposted Sligo.
  • Follow the signs to Sligo, on entering Sligo follow the signs for town centre/Dublin.
  • Continuing along to the N4, follow the N4 until you reach the turn off for the N59, branching left and turning right onto the N59 signposted Ballina.
  • Follow the N59 for approximately 50 km until you reach Ballina.
  • On entering Ballina you will come across a mini roundabout and take the 3rd Exit.
  • Continue straight through a housing estate.
  • Take a right at the end of the road .We are on the left hand side up this road, Quay Village.


From Galway

  • At Bodkin roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Headford Road - N6 (signposted Castlebar).
  • At Kirwan Roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Headford Road - N84 (signposted Castlebar, Headford)
  • Continuing forward onto the N84, until you reach Castlebar.
  • From Castlebar continue forward onto Station Road - N60 signposted Dublin At roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Lawn Road - N5 (signposted Dublin)
  • Entering Foxford.
  • Turn left onto the N26 (signposted Ballina)
  • On entering Ballina pass through 2 sets of traffic lights and take the 2nd exit on the mini roundabout.
  • Follow the road passed Dunnes Stores on the left handside take the 1st exit on the mini roundabout.
  • Travel over the bridge and take the left turn.
  • Follow the N59 and take the first left turn.
  • The Ice House is down the Quay Road on the left hand side.


From Sligo

  • Take the N4 Signposted East heading for Dublin.
  • Follow the road until u come to the turn off for the N59 signposted for Ballina
  • Follow the N59 for approximately 50 km until you reach Ballina.
  • On entering Ballina you will come across a mini roundabout and take the 3rd Exit.
  • Continue straight through a housing estate.
  • Take a right at the end of the road .
  • We are on the left hand side up this road, Quay Village.

Special Offers

Ice House Wild Atlantic Way Experience

Urban chic on Ireland's stunning West coast. Stay 2 nights, enjoy a cooked to order Irish breakfast each morning to prepare you for some exploration of Mayo's Wild Atlantic Way. Cycle the Wild Atlantic Way with complimentary bike hire and a delicious packed picnic. Enjoy some added  treats like a complimentary cocktail on the terrace at sundown.  To unwind after your excursions make full use of the spa Thermal Suite and Spa Garden and discuss your discoveries over a delicious dinner one evening. from a menu featuring the best of produce from this stunning region of Mayo. 

Ireland's Wild Atlantic Way is a 2,500 Km (1,500 miles) route along the western seaboard of Ireland, out at the very edge of Europe. The Ice House Hotel is located at the Northern part of the route at The Quay, Ballina, Co Mayo within easy reach of some of Wild Atlantic Way most spectacular signature points, from the world class surfing waters of Easkey in the North to the Wilds of Erris Head and the world renowned Ceide Fields and its unique Neolithic landscape to beautiful Ballycastle and Downpatrick Sea Stack 'The Coming' along the way.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €155
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Valentines Heart to Heart - 1 night break

Spoil the one you love this Valentines, with a One night stay in a Luxurious Riverview room, Bubbles on ice in your room on arrival with a chocolate treat! Have a lazy Breakfast the following morning. Your stay is complete with a themed Table D’hôte Dinner in our Restaurant.  Enjoy unlimited access to the Chill Spa thermal area throughout your stay.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €440
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Bed & Breakfast

Treat yourself to an overnight escape at The Ice House. Relax and drink in the river views through floor to ceiling windows, enjoy stylish and spacious rooms. Then savour a cooked to order breakfast in the morning.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €55
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Exclusive New Year's Eve Package & New Years Day - 2 nights

Ring in the New Year in style with a Sparkling Supper and relax on New Years Day at the Ice House.
We’ll put the Champagne on Ice, so you can have a New Year’s to remember! 

Join us for a Champagne reception then savour a festive five course dinner at your leisure. Ring in the New Year with a glass of bubbles at a midnight toast, then enjoy some hot tasty nibbles to keep the evening going! 

Package includes two nights stay, breakfast, and on the 31st there is a  five course dinner, Champagne reception and Champagne midnight toast, late snacks and unlimited time in the Chill Spa thermal suite.

This package is a prepayment offer and will be charged on or before the 1st of December 2018

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €310
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Romance at The Ice House - 1 Night Offer

Enjoy some time together, Get away from it all and soak up the calm &and tranquility of our riverside setting. Enjoy our luxury accommodation, dinner in the riverside restaurant and cooked to order breakfast at your leisure. Enjoy a bottle of bubbles and chocolate treats in your room on arrival. Take time to relax and enjoy our outdoor spa garden as you watch the River Moy meander by.


Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €235
Book Now

Mum To Be Treat

Treat yourselves to a night away before the new arrival - Take some time to enjoy each other’s company..uninterrupted!. A 60 minute maternity massage specifically designed for mum to be will ease the tensions away. 

Overnight accommodation in one of our luxurious rooms & breakfast the next morning included.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €109
Book Now

Exclusive New Year's Eve Package - 1 night

Ring in the New Year in style with a Sparkling Supper at the Ice House.
We’ll put the Champagne on Ice, so you can have a New Year’s to remember!

Join us for a Champagne reception then savour a festive five course dinner at your leisure. Ring in the New Year with a glass of bubbles at a midnight toast, then enjoy some hot tasty nibbles to keep the evening going!

Package includes overnight stay, late breakfast, five course dinner, Champagne reception and Champagne midnight toast, late snacks and unlimited time in the Chill Spa thermal suite.

This package is a prepayment offer and will be charged on or before the 1st of December 2018

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €210
Book Now

24hr Escape - 1 night with dinner and breakfast

Enjoy luxury accommodation, dinner in the riverside restaurant and cooked to order breakfast at your leisure. Bring your togs and take a complimentary dip in the outdoor hot tub or barrel sauna!

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €99.50
Book Now

Stay, Dine and Unwind - 2 nights with 1 dinner

Enjoy two nights in a luxurious room with spectacular floor to ceiling river views . Enjoy dinner on one evening and full breakfast each morning. Take time to unwind in the spa thermal suite and outdoor spa garden.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €155
Book Now

Chill Spa Escape - Overnight & Spa Treatment

Enjoy a blissful nights sleep in a deluxe room, relax with a 50 minute signature VOYA treatment in Chill Spa. Sink into the outdoor hot tub, and don't sweat the small stuff in the outdoor barrel sauna.

Wake up to a cooked to order breakfast and check out chilled out.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €115
Book Now

Stay & Chill - 2 Night Spa Break

Enjoy two nights accommodation in a luxurious river view room with king size bed, surrender to the serene setting and relax with a 50 minute signature VOYA treatment each in Chill Spa. Dine on the evening of your choice in the riverside restaurant and catch up on the daily news over a leisurely breakfast both mornings. Take some time out in the hot tub and outdoor barrel sauna.


Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €215
Book Now

Golden Years - 2 Nights B&B & 2 Evening Meals

Stay two nights in a luxurious Room with Spectacular floor to ceiling views over the River Moy. Relax in our Parlour Room with Tea/Coffee and freshly made Scones on arrival. Perhaps have a stroll… read more on Enniscrone Beach or Belleek woods which will help you work up an appetite for Dinner from our 3 Course Early Bird Menu each evening. The West region offer an abundance of things to do from leisurely strolls to sightseeing, museums, Parks and much much more. Or maybe you would prefer to unwind with Unlimited Time in our Chill Spa Thermal Suite.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €175
Book Now

Golden Years - 3 Nights B&B & 3 Evening Meals

Stay Three nights in a luxurious Room with Spectacular floor to ceiling views over the River Moy. Relax in our Parlour Room with Tea/Coffee and freshly made Scones on arrival. Perhaps have a stroll on Enniscrone Beach or Belleek woods which will help you work up an appetite for Dinner from our 3 Course Early Bird Menu each evening. The West region offer an abundance of things to do from leisurely strolls to sightseeing, museums, Parks and much much more. Or maybe you would prefer to unwind with Unlimited Time in our Chill Spa Thermal Suite.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €229.50
Book Now

Stay & Chill - 2 Night Spa Break 2019

Enjoy two nights accommodation in a luxurious river view room with king size bed, surrender to the serene setting and relax with a 50 minute signature VOYA treatment each in Chill Spa. Dine on the evening of your choice in the riverside restaurant and catch up on the daily news over a leisurely breakfast both mornings. Take some time out in the hot tub and outdoor barrel sauna.


Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €215
Book Now

Chill Spa Escape - Overnight & Spa Treatment - 2019

Enjoy a blissful nights sleep in a deluxe room, relax with a 50 minute signature VOYA treatment in Chill Spa. Sink into the outdoor hot tub, and don't sweat the small stuff in the outdoor barrel sauna.

Wake up to a cooked to order breakfast and check out chilled out.


Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €115
Book Now

Mum To Be Treat - 2019

Treat yourselves to a night away before the new arrival - Take some time to enjoy each other’s company..uninterrupted!. A 60 minute maternity massage specifically designed for mum to be will ease the tensions away. 

Overnight accommodation in one of our luxurious rooms & breakfast the next morning included.

Highlights of the Ice House: 

Complimentary and unlimited use of our Award Winning Chill Spa Thermal Area and Spa Garden with Outdoor Hot Tubs and Sauna 

Free Parking 

Free hi-speed WIFI

from €109
Book Now

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