Alicja McCarthy

Cliff House Hotel

with Alicja McCarthy
  • Where:Ardmore

  • Why:Long weekend exploring the southeast coast of Ireland.

  • When:April 2014

  • Who:The boy & me.

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Highs & Lows

  • The views are incredible and you just can’t stop gazing at the emerald ocean.

  • The food at The House Restaurant is imaginative, exciting and locally sourced.

  • The team is super warm and friendly.

  • Great spa facilities.

  • The interior décor is a little dated.

The Barometer

  • Design

  • Website

  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

  • Overall Value

  • Night's Sleep

  • Service

  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

  • Refer a Friend

Total: 47/50

Important Bits

  • Type

    Small luxury hotel and Michelin starred restaurant.

  • Vibe

    Relaxed and comfortable with awe inspiring views.

  • Location

    In the sleepy village of Ardmore in West Waterford.

  • Rooms

    39

  • Music

    Yes, casual.

  • Year Opened

    2008

  • Designed By

    Owner Gerri O’Callaghan oversaw the transformation and directed the design with Garry Cohn.

  • Pool/Gym

    Yes, plus spa with indoor and outdoor plunge pools.

  • Restaurant

    Yes, the Michelin starred House Restaurant.

  • Bar

    Yes.

  • Wifi

    Yes, free.

  • Children

    Bring the kids!

  • Price

    Affordable luxury.

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