Hotel: Lough Erne, Fermanagh, Ireland

  A few miles from the famed island town of Enniskillen, Lough Erne Resort resides between two prominent lakes on its own peninsula. And yes, that is as breathtaking as it sounds.   All rooms have enviable views of the natural surroundings. There are two Premier Suites with views of the 18th fairway, gardens and … Read more Hotel: Lough Erne, Fermanagh, Ireland

Hotel: Cliff House Hotel, Waterford, Ireland

  The Cliff House Hotel is aptly named – there it is, improbably stitched onto the coast, overlooking the popular picturesque summer resort village of Ardmore, West Waterford.   The Cliff House has been at the forefront of national hotel attention since its opening in the late Noughties, garnering for itself in the meantime a … Read more Hotel: Cliff House Hotel, Waterford, Ireland

Hotel: Lough Eske Castle Hotel & Spa, Donegal, Ireland

  Lough Eske Castle Hotel & Spa is Donegal’s only five-star hotel. It sits on over 40 acres of woodland, is a stone’s throw from its namesake lake, and won the World’s Best Luxury Country Hotel Award in 2009 and 2010. It is, therefore, something of a class act.   It is also a sight … Read more Hotel: Lough Eske Castle Hotel & Spa, Donegal, Ireland

Hotel: Monart, Wexford, Ireland

The award-winning Monart is situated a few miles from Enniscorthy, deep in the heart of the lush Wexford countryside, and arrived at by driving along small roads (big lanes?) that wouldn’t be able to make room for two BMWs or the like.   Entrance to the hotel/spa is via what could very well be a … Read more Hotel: Monart, Wexford, Ireland