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1. Castle Leslie Estate, Co Monaghan
Each bathroom is unique at Castle Leslie, here you will find the oldest plumbed bath in Ireland, a throne toilet and a complete bathroom hidden away in a doll’s house. The bathrooms accompany the individually styled bedrooms of the Castle. From romantic boudoirs designed with relaxation and privacy in mind to more flamboyant bedrooms decorated with rich deep colours, there's a room and a view to suit every taste at this Irish Castle Hotel.
Steeped in history, full of character and charm, Castle Leslie Estate is the ultimate Irish rural escape. Nestled on 1,000 acres of the undulating Irish countryside, dotted with ancient woodland and glittering lakes. Castle Leslie Estate, is one of the last great Irish castle estates still in the hands of its founding family. The Castle, at the heart of the Estate, offers authentic original interiors and old-style hospitality.
2. Hayfield Manor, Cork
Nestled within secluded gardens, Cork’s premier 5-star hotel, Hayfield Manor provides the charm of a country house within the vibrant city of Cork. Splendid rooms and suites are classically styled and individually decorated. Guests with a penchant for exquisite food can sample the local fare showcased in the gourmet restaurant Orchids, and in the contemporary dining space, Perrots Garden Bistro. The Beautique Spa features Elemis Spa Therapy, an indoor heated pool, Jacuzzi, steam room and resident’s gym
3. Ice House, Co. Mayo
At the Ice House Hotel in Ballina, you’re greeted with a wonderful fusion of old and new. Luxurious bedrooms and suites, all with panoramic river views, marry the beauty of the original eighteenth-century building with rich contemporary styling. This eclectic mix perfectly frames the amazing views that stretch across the River Moy to the woodlands beyond.
4. Coopershill House, Co. Sligo
At Coopershill House you can look forward to a soaking in a bubble bath gazing out at the most beautiful view on sligo's countryside. While you enjoy your bubble bath, you can gaze up at some old pictures of Newforge.
Located by the Wild Atlantic Way, Coopershill House is the perfect base for exploring WB Yeats country, mountains, lakes and megalithic ruins along with Championship golf courses, beaches and fishing just a short drive away. A stunning mile-long avenue crossing the River Unshin and winding through ancient woods and deer pastures on the 500-acre Private Estate bring you to this fabulous Georgian mansion. Warm hospitality, original antiques, spacious bedrooms and views from every window create an oasis of peace, quiet and relaxation.
5. The Old Inn, Co. Down
At The Old Inn stay in one of their stunning Junior Suites where you can enjoy your own stand alone copper bath right in the comfort of your room.
Nestled in the charming village of Crawfordsburn in beautiful County Down, The Old Inn is near castles, beaches, forest parks, a Royal Palace and the world's top links golf course; the perfect place to spend a rural break. The Old Inn dates back to 1614 and is labelled as one of the region’s most historic hotels due in part to its links with author and 20th Century Literary icon C.S. Lewis.
6. Dunowen House, Co. Cork
7. Ballyfin Demesne, Co. Laois