Ballybunion town in the south west of Ireland is most famous for its picturesque rural setting and the world class Ballybunion golf club. The following select group of Ballybunion hotels are firm favorites in the region for providing spectacular service and fine dining within some truly breath-taking hotels.
Arriving at Glin Castle along its tree lined driveway is a memorable experience for most people. This authentic castles architecture and walled gardens are a joy to behold. Inside the opulence continues with rooms proving to be spacious with plus furnishings.
Dining at the restaurant is a food-lovers delight with a mix of Irish and classic French cuisine that makes the most of local produce. After dinner, a walk around the castle walled garden or a drink in one of the castle’s common rooms finish off a great evening.
Ballyseede Castle is unique in the area as not only is it a 15th century castle but it is also a luxurious 12 room hotel with its own fine dining restaurant. The regal elegance of the building, inside and out, is matched by the warm friendly service. Each of the large guest rooms are uniquely designed and afford splendid views of the surrounding lawns, as does the dining room.
Finally, Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa has been welcoming guests in to this family run hotel since 1958. The popular restaurant has a wonderful open dining room overlooking the gardens while the guest rooms are comfortable and modern.
Unique to this area, the hotel has its own spa with a selection of treatments for residents & non-residents including mud baths, thermal suites and seaweed soaks.
Hotels in Ballybunion have cottoned on to the fact that providing great service is the key to great accommodation. The hotels listed here provide service in spades and would make the ideal base for exploring this part of County Kerry.