Mark your first night together as Mrs & Mrs in one of Ireland’s most romantic honeymoon hotels
Perfect for an indulgent First Night or ideal for if you’re planning a mini-moon at home, these Irish hotels simply ooze romance…
Presidential Suite, Powerscourt, Co. Wicklow
This may be the most prestigious suite in Ireland. With a glorious elevated situation on the top floor and opening on to a rooftop terrace, the backdrop is a breathtaking vista across to the Sugar Loaf Mountain. Needless to say every detail is finessed, every finish impeccable and every comfort afforded.
The Presidential Suite features include Master bedroom and a separate double guest room, spacious dining room, living room and with open fireplace and private rooftop terrace with stunning views.
Too good for just one night, we reckon this room deserves a mini-moon.
Superior Room, Sheen Falls Lodge, Kenmare, Co. Kerry
Pure deluxe bliss. Relax and settle into a spacious en-suite deluxe bedroom at the picturesque Sheen Falls Lodge.
Curl up in a fluffy bathrobe in your easy chair and ponder the changing landscape, before drifting off in the finest Danish bed linen.
All the Superior Deluxe rooms have recently been refurbished, while the Deluxe Rooms take in stunning views overlooking the waterfalls.
Library Suite, Parknasilla Resort, Sneem, Co. Kerry
Parknasilla offers four stunning suites, all of which are unique in style and design. The Library suite is situated in the main house and provides luxury accommodation, making it the the ultimate sanctuary and escape for honeymooners.
Accessed by two private staircases, the suite is and is designed with the Edwardian era in mind and features a large sleeping area with a king sized bed and living space.
The pièce de résistance is the bathroom with large bay windows overlooking Parknasilla’s gardens and the Kenmare Bay, an antique style claw bath and separate walk in shower.
Courtyard View Suite, Trump International Golflinks and Hotel, Doonbeg, Co. Clare
These spacious one, two, three, or four-bedroom suites – most of which are two-level – are situated mere steps from the hotel’s spa, restaurant and golf shop.
Relax in luxury as you enjoy peaceful views of the neighboring farmlands of Co. Clare.
Each suite includes a a private dining area and is fitted with antique beam ceilings, stone floors, and a beautiful fireplace. Bathrooms are outfitted with luxury bath products from Voya and a walk-in rain shower.
Cliff Veranda Suites, Cliff House Hotel, Ardmore, Co. Waterford
Topping our list of luxury hotels in Waterford is the breathtaking Cliff House, that appears to cling to a cliff on the south side of Ardmore Bay.
The hotel’s four split-level, loft-style suites feel like they belong to a chic private home. Ground floor living areas, furnished with pieces of original 18th-century campaign furniture, have deep sofas, flat-screen TVs and cosy fireplaces.
Upstairs, rooms are defined by their cliffside location, with floor-to-ceiling glass doors opening on to a large private veranda that’s large enough for lounging. A sense of nature fills the bathrooms, where glass-sided showers ensure the ocean views and fresh sea air are always present.
Dunraven Staterooms, Adare Manor, Adare Village
The most exclusive bedrooms on offer at the five-star Adare Manor Castle hotel, the Dunraven Staterooms offer the last word in luxury, including four poster beds in three of the four rooms, spectacular views and a spacious lounge area.
This luxury hotel has hosted heads of state, celebrities, world-famous athletes and special guests from all walks of life visiting Ireland – all of whom have enjoyed these lavish surroundings.
All the staterooms are individually styled and feature exquisite hand-carved fireplaces, along with other bespoke details such as imported tiles and marble in keeping with The Dunraven’s love of collecting.
Penthouse, Morrison Hotel, Dublin
The ultimate in luxury for Dublin City Centre is a night in the Penthouse at the Morrison Hotel. Indulge in this elegant and spacious suite with wrap around views of the city.
Located on the 4th floor with panoramic views of Dublin you cannot get a better location to enjoy Dublin at its best from your own private balcony.
The Suite is 103 metres squared and offers a separate bedroom bathroom walk in wardrobe lounge area and dining room.
Luxury Room, Ballynahinch Castle, Co. Galway
Set in a private 450 acre estate of woodland, rivers and walks in the heart of Connemara Co. Galway.
This authentic and unpretentious castle hotel is makes a wonderful first night or mini-moon destination. The hotel’s luxury rooms sit in a beautiful 12 room wing with glorious views across the river, garden and woodlands. Finished to a superb standard the room feature walk through dressing rooms, separate bath and shower, comfortable and spacious seating areas and dedicated lounges.
Tip: Request a ground floor room to enjoy access to the riverside gardens through French doors.
Feature image: Adare Manor
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