Five historic hotels you have to visit in Ireland

Ireland is known for its beautiful scenery and its abundant history, much of which is reflected in its beautiful hotels.  Here are five of the Good Hotel Guide’s favourite historic hotels in Ireland that you have to visit…

Five historic hotels you have to visit in Ireland

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Marlfield House

Marlfield House - Two Night Break Special Offer

Gorey

‘Ambitious’ and ‘very stylish’, the Bowe family’s Regency-style mansion (Relais & Châteaux) stands in extensive, ‘well-kept’ gardens'.
From £230 per night
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • wine
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
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Enniscoe House

Enniscoe House

Castlehill

Find ‘an otherworldly air of genteel shabbiness’ and ‘a somewhat Enid Blyton approach to things’ at this ‘countryside hideaway’, gazing down ‘a sweep of fields’ to the lakeshore.
From £80 per night
  • historic
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
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The Quay House

The Quay House

Clifden

‘There’s no reception as such – just a warm welcome, straight into first names, and an easy smile.’ Guide inspectors in 2016 were ‘charmed’ by the ‘generosity of spirit’ at this ‘well-run’ B&B on the harbour’s edge.
From £155.00 per night
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • fishing
  • b&b
  • disabled
  • wifi
10% discount voucher
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Viewmount House

Viewmount House

Longford

There’s a quiet charm to Beryl and James Kearney’s ‘extremely comfortable and well-appointed’ hotel, in a Georgian mansion on the outskirts of town.
From £70.00 per night
  • view
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • garden
  • fishing
  • disabled
  • wifi
  • parking
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Selected 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.

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