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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is located on beautiful grounds, with well maintained huge garden, you can walk down to lake and meet deer. Indoors well very nice too, we were staying in smaller house just beside main one, but rooms were really 5*, everything nice, from bed to bathroom, cosy, comfy and relaxing. I can absolutely recommend a visit at this beautiful... More 

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Our stay at Ard na Sidhe was perfect from the moment we arrived. It even continued when we were back home once more when a letter arrived from the manager thanking us for our stay and sending us a recipe from their chef. Our room in the main house was beautiful with views of the lake and gardens and a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

The perfect location for exploring the Dingle Peninsula and the Ring of Kerry. A quiet beautifully furnished hotel, with very friendly staff and excellent service. The totally relaxing atmosphere is helped by having no television in the rooms, therefore no noisy guests next door, just perfect peace and the best views of Caragh Lake, the mountains and the stunning gardens.... More 

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Thank Marion P
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

ok, we were here in september when the staff is tired - but then again it calls itself a 4 star country house - which it is only partially true. price level is (very) high compared to luxury hotels of the same calibre, but they have a serious service problem. Kind reception, good room service (though no fresh shampoo etc),... More 

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Beautiful small hotel with the service and atmosphere of a 5 star luxury hotel minus the pool and spa. We were warmly and graciously welcomed upon our arrival.The rooms were impeccable and spotless, great showers, and the beds were luxurious. Dinner and breakfast were equally as quality. When we arrived in the late afternoon, the chef was just coming in... More 

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful little place with amazing grounds. The rooms and the grounds were immaculate. Food in the restaurant was amazing. Both the food and the drink were very reasonably priced, and also very good. The staff was excellent, everyone there was very helpful and friendly. The place was beautiful and well-maintained, but there were a few things that I do want... More 

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Thank Scohhh
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend this hotel. Little gem in the middle of nowhere. Staff are super and rooms are gorgeous. Would I come back? Without a doubt. Charming place. Great walks nearby. I wouldn't agree with the few negative comments posted. I just love this place

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Thank Angela W
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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Built in an Arts and Craft style this beautiful small country house is a wonderful tranquil retreat, the modern wing where we were allocated is a minute walk through the garden to the main hotel but this in itself was a delight. The main rooms are all reminiscent of the period when built, with style and comfort and the modern... More 

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Thank Normsmith
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

stayed for two nights, what a wonderful place. Gorgeous hotel, stunning surroundings and a beautiful lake to swim in. Staff were excellent, especially Jeremiah and i think her name was Maggie. An outstanding venue for a family wedding, they made Kimberly and Jason's wedding so memorable and i think the whole family has found a new favourite pace to run... More 

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

This little hotel is fashioned after a luxurious country estate or mansion. The building and grounds are serenely beautiful. I stayed in the old carriage house because the main house was fully booked. Our room was very large, had modern amenities and appeared to be all new. It was wonderful. The restaurant was lovely and breakfast was delicious. Sitting in... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ard Na Sidhe Country House is a delightful 18 Bedroom Victorian style manor house, built by Lady Gordon in 1913. The house is beautifully situated on the shores of Caragh Lake in the scenic county of Kerry in the south west of Ireland. At Ard na Sidhe, an ambiance of graceful elegance is combined with the luxury of modern comforts while retaining an old world enchantment with its collection of antique furnishings and paintings. Ard na Sidhe offers a perfect retreat in the heart of the Kerry countryside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ard na Sidhe Country House

Address: Caragh Lake | Killorglin, Caragh Lake, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Caragh Lake
Price Range: £155 - £225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ard na Sidhe Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“lake view overpriced!”
 of 5 bubbles MonsieurCB, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I suspect all rooms are good but I've only tried one”
 of 5 bubbles Q8320PMdavidk, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one of the two corner rooms in the new wing, but all others are good as well.”
 of 5 bubbles IbnBatutta3000, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the manor house with views of the lough.”
 of 5 bubbles Claraclaude, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the annex have private terraces which look out to the beautiful garden.”
 of 5 bubbles KimH884, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
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