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Ratoath, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

A must for your wish list. Room to die for and a balcony to really let you enjoy the magnificent sea views. Bathrooms out of this world. Safe for valuables and fridge for bubbles. What more do you need. Dinner was excellent. We chose to have the wine tasting menu to accompany the food and this was a very god...

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Dalkey Dublin Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This second visit to Cliff House was excellent. Breakfast was so relaxing and the food so deliciously tasty. The staff were outstanding. The food,both in the bar and the restaurant was wonderful A visit to Cliff House will not disappoint .

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Second time. Pool was closed the last time so good to experience that. Lovely staff and very relaxing hotel. Ate in the restaurant this time which is very Michelin starry. Shame you can't have the tasting menu by yourself - my husband would have preferred a la carte. Super champagne.

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Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent place to stay and relax. We stayed in a standard room with a sea view on two occassions and the room and views were super. The Cliff walk is very good, even in weather. We ate in the Bar the 1st time and the restaurant the 2nd time. We preferred the Bar for the atmosphere and the food was...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived quite early around 1.40pm so we were told by the porter that he’d come find us (check in starts at 3pm) we went to the bar and enjoyed the amazing views, then had a look at the pool and after some time we went back to the bar. 3pm came still no sign of him, 5 minutes later...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aaron F Thank you for staying with us and for reviewing us. I very much appreciate your comments. It is a pity that you did not make them known to us at the time of your stay as we would have loved to chat to you about them. We will address the issues that you raised as they are...

Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have stayed here a couple of times before and our opinion is still the same. Always made welcome by the well trained staff throughout the hotel from parking to room cleaning and bar and waiting staff. Comfy bed good shower nice views what else would I need. The food is also of a high standard and dinner in the...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 500SL That's so nice to hear - thank you for such a great review. Consistency is one of our main goals and we are glad that we achieve it in your case. Look forward to welcoming you back again, Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch at the end of September last year. We had a very enjoyable time. Everything about the lunch was fabulous with the most amazing view. I enquired about staying sometime this year and the girl on reception immediately took me to show me one of the bedrooms which was gorgeous. She also told us to go down...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Murphy33 Thanks for visiting and come and stay for longer soon! Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a blissful night at the Cliff house hotel in Ardmore with my husband and baby daughter recently. We are from Waterford city so it was a short and pleasant trip. Great for a last minute getaway ! We received a very warm welcome when we arrived. We had stayed there before and it was as amazing as the first...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear loldoll Thank you so much for your review. Glad that you made the short trip from Waterford to stay with us and even more glad that you were well looked after. Hope to see you back again some time, Kind regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Cliff House hotel has to be one of the best hotels I've stayed in. The location is stunning overlooking Ardmore Bay. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Our room was really nice and the bed was so comfy. The room was spotless. We also had dinner in the bar which was delicious. The spa facilities have to be...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lyndsey B Thank you so much for visiting and I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again some time. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to the Cliff House - but not for a number of years. I had been very underwhelmed last time out but my experience this time was totally different. The staff are super - friendly, professional and well trained. It felt like nothing was any trouble to them and every single one had a kind word...

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Adriaan_Bartels_13, General Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear clontarf So glad that you came back to us after your first visit as we were able to improve on it for you. Hope to have the pleasure in welcoming you back before long. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cliff House Hotel.A Hotel For Seaside Luxury Regarded as one of the finest small luxury five-star hotels in Ireland, The Cliff House Hotel is a 39-room Irish seaside boutique hotel in the traditional fishing village of Ardmore. Our privately owned hotel also features an intimate Irish destination spa as well as the only Michelin-starred restaurant in Ireland outside Dublin. The building seems to defy gravity, clinging to a cliff on the south side of Ardmore Bay where there has long been a fishing village. From sun-drenched terraces and private balconies it is possible to see Ardmore’s golden sands, lobster pots and dolphins that play out on the water. All our luxury rooms and suites are sea facing while many are interconnected to provide family-friendly configurations. Our intimate destination spa, The Well, is a key attraction. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cliff House Hotel

Address: Middle Road | Ardmore Bay, Ardmore, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Ardmore
Price Range: £174 - £363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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Cliff Hotel Ardmore
Cliff House Hotel Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland
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““No Shops Nearby” “Car Park at the end of the road””
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“Pick the best room you can afford - it's worth it for the extra space”
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“Request view of Ardmore Bay”
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“Worth spending the bit extra for a room with a balcony”
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“Book dinner early. The restaurant is always busy”
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