No1 Pery Square Hotel and Spa:
If you are looking for a great location in Limerick city, look no further than No 1 Pery Square Hotel and Spa. The boutique townhouse hotel has 20 bedrooms, delicious food and wine, as well as a unique organic spa in the vaulted basement, which retains its exposed brick and original stonework. The hotel is full of personality and style, all under the roof of a beautiful Georgian building. Rates begin at €129pp, with a breakfast, three-course a la carte dinner and an hour in the thermal suite included.
The Waters Country House
Newtown, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare
Located on 40 acres of land in Newtown, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare, The Waters Country House is the perfect place to relax within the beautiful Burren landscape. All bedrooms are en suite and the guesthouse can accommodate up to 30 people. The house gets it name from the spring well, which is very popular among guests who enjoy the beautiful fresh clean water. On the grounds, you will find different features like fountains, statues and a chapel and, of course, a breathtaking view of the Burren and Galway Bay. Prices start at €95 per double room, with breakfast included.
Kilfinane, Co Limerick
Described as a hidden gem in the heart of the Golden Vale, with an agricultural community surrounding it, the Ballyhoura Hostel is located in the village of Kilfinane. It boasts 43 beds and the hosts, Teresa and Séamus Nunan, are very friendly and accommodating. Nestled in the Ballyhoura Mountains, there are plenty of outdoor activities on its doorstep including hill walking, mountain biking, horse trekking and clay pigeon shooting. The accommodation really is perfect for groups. Prices begin at €20 for a bed.
Castleconnell, Co Limerick
Located in the picturesque village of Castleconnell, Co Limerick, the Castle Oaks House Hotel is a beautiful manor house, set on 26 acres of mature gardens on the banks of the River Shannon. The hotel consists of 62 rooms and 11 self-catering holiday homes. There really is something for every member of the family, with a leisure centre that has a pool, gym, jacuzzi, sauna and steam room. If you fancy a game of tennis, there are tennis courts, and a children’s playground too. The hotel also boasts a day spa. Prices begin at €119 for a double room, breakfast included.
Dromoland Castle Hotel www.dromoland.ie
A beautiful castle hotel, Dromoland has a history which stretches back to the 15th century. The present building was constructed in 1835 and retains its rich history, with gorgeous interiors befitting the 98 guest rooms within. In 1962, it was bought by Bernard P McDonough who renovated it, turning it into a hotel. Situated on the shores of Lough Dromoland in Co Clare, the hotel is an oasis, surrounded by over 450 acres of land, including a golf course and it also has a spa. Prices begin at €346 per room per night, breakfast included.