Viewmount House

A long drive through parkland brings guests to this Georgian mansion beside the golf course on the edge of town, where Beryl and James Kearney are the ‘warm and friendly’ hosts. More

Contact details

Viewmount House
Dublin Road
Longford
Co. Longford
N39N 2X6
Ireland
00 353 43 334 1919

Hotel information

Bedrooms

12. 7 in modern extension, some on ground floor, 
1 suitable for disabled.

Open

all year except 28 Oct–7 Nov, restaurant open Wed–Sat for dinner, Sun lunch, closed 25–27 Dec.

Facilities

reception room, library, sitting room, breakfast room, restaurant, free Wi-Fi, in-room TV, wedding facilities, 4-acre grounds (pond, orchard, herb garden, Japanese garden), breakfast room and restaurant wheelchair accessible.

Background music

none.

Children

all ages welcomed.

Dogs

not allowed.

Credit cards

Amex, MasterCard, Visa.

Prices

per room B&B from €160. Set dinner €65 (early bird dinner €38), Sun lunch €38.

Other reviews

Good Hotel Guide Review

A long drive through parkland brings guests to this Georgian mansion beside the golf course on the edge of town, where Beryl and James Kearney are the ‘warm and friendly’ hosts. They are ‘richly deserving’ of the numerous awards they hold, say Guide inspectors, who were checked in by Mr Kearney (‘all relaxed geniality’) before he carried their cases and printed out their boarding passes for next day’s flight. One of two ground-floor rooms, ‘each on two levels’ with a pine staircase leading up to a galleried sitting room, it ‘exuded good judgement and taste’. It had an original fireplace, a ‘robust’ wooden bed, rugs on wood flooring, underfloor bathroom heating and a spa bath. All rooms have antiques, fresh flowers, handmade toiletries. In VM restaurant in the converted stables, new chef Robert Groot Koerkamp creates such dishes as salt-fried John Stone sirloin steak, saffron potato, shallot, porcini; monkfish, Jerusalem artichoke, kale, pickle, fish sauce. Breakfast brought freshly squeezed clementine juice, stewed rhubarb, eggs scrambled to order. ‘Well-maintained, inter-linked small gardens include a Japanese themed area, complete with pagoda, bridges and pond.’

As featured in these Good Hotel Guide articles

Special offers

10% discount voucher

This hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 10% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. To take advantage of this offer, you must present the voucher at the time of booking.

I wish to receive the GHG newsletter, special offers and updates.

Good Hotel Guide 2019Guide Book Vouchers

This hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 25% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. Each printed copy of the Guide contains six vouchers worth in total about £150.

Buy the guide

Upgrade voucher

This hotel accepts room upgrade vouchers which entitle readers to a space available room upgrade. The voucher must be presented at check-in and is entirely at the hotelier’s discretion.

I wish to receive the GHG newsletter, special offers and updates. 

Map

Viewmount House
Dublin Road
Longford
Co. Longford
N39N 2X6

Guest comments

'Everything about my short stay was memorable, and all for the right reasons. The warmth of the welcome, the quality of the accommodation, the exquisite meals and the setting of the house itself all score the very highest marks. ' - Trevor Lockwood - April, 2019
'Warm and friendly welcome from James. His relaxed Irish geniality and easy conversation immediately radiates a sense of confidence in an arriving guest. On the ground floor along a tiled corridor, is a series of modern rooms, each on two levels. As with the restaurant extension, the design is of quality and the decor exudes good judgement and taste. Restaurant service was prompt and polite from a team of young waitresses overseen by Beryl, friendly and clearly a dynamo. Fine food. Delicious breakfast. ' - RG - April, 2017

Have you stayed here?
Submit a review

Tourist attractions