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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I cannot fault the ambience, food or waitstaff here. They did a wonderful job explaining the fare and it was a lovely, special evening. Unfortunately, the evening ended on a somewhat sour note when paying the bill. The maitre d or manager, in a suit with a bald head and glasses completely ignored us as we paid at the table....

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Virginia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I stopped in for Breakfast (tea & a selection of baked goodies) at the Cliff House Hotel before heading out to do the coastal walk, the breakfast was perfect, the staff is very attentive to the guest's needs, I must say, I was absolutely knocked over by the views out the windows at the cliffs / coastal area, I highly...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This has to be one of the easiest Hotels to REVIEW in that it is simply not possible to find ANY fault. From our arrival interface with reception to our departure after two nights we could not find fault. Immaculate, rooms and public spaces were refreshing!

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Cork
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

As my husband said the day after we came back, probably the best hotel of it's level that we've ever stayed in. flawless across the board. Intricate and amazing local Michelin food, welcoming and helpful reception staff, attentive friendly restaurant staff (special thanks to the sommelier and his recommendation of Moroccan wine, who knew!). And the location...they even conjured up...

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wicklow
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Booked this at short notice for myself and my wife as a special treat. We got the gourmet package which includes room and 3 course dinner. The hotel is beautiful and staff couldn't have been nicer. Our room, while really lovely, was not extremely memorable however the view it offers really was! I don't know the criteria for awarding Michelin...

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful and de view is fabulous. Loved the design of the rooms and bathroom. Some furniture needed work. Service is great, fresh towels twice a day. Reception very friendly. Food at the Bar was great and very good service. Avoid the restaurant though. Served in same place where you have breakfast. Seats need replacement , run down...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has a great view, fantastic restaurant, and lovely rooms. Ardmore itself is a quiet village, but has a nice strand for a walk. The hotel is not terribly big, so for that reason cosy. There are 4 levels of room, we had the 3rd one which is a 2 floor type loft room. Very nice. The shower is...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at the hotel and were greeted with a pleasant smile and welcome, We were brought to our room and thank God as we went up a lift; down another around this corner around another corner and finally our room. But it was worth it a beautiful view in a pleasant sunny evening in Ireland. The room was was...

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

Dear Kevin L Thank you for visiting us and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back sometime. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service all around with breathtaking views. Quality bedding and cleanliness through out. I cannot fault this hotel. The room has all essentilas needed, and the over sized bath was a pleasant suprise.

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

Dear S6079FSamyd Thank you for staying with us and we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back sometime. Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent only one night at this hotel. Our room has ocean view !! It was really amazing ! There are full of amenities in the room,for example shampoo,conditioner,slippers..everything we need is in ten room ! Room service is also nice. The dinner in the hotel is beautiful ! We promise to come back hopefully in next summer <3 Especially...

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

Dear Rie T Thank you so much for your very kind review - we are delighted that you will be coming back <3!! Until then, Kindest regards Adriaan Bartels General Manager

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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
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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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: $289 - $460 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cliff House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 39
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“Didn't stay over-night”
 of 5 bubbles Kesh_grammy, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No real tip reqd - all rooms have a sea view. Built into side of Cliff - Walking distance to & from rooms to the bar & restaurant can vary.”
  • Bliss
 of 5 bubbles Adamthegardener, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A Room with A View”
 of 5 bubbles kevinlF6660JM, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Get the sea-view room”
 of 5 bubbles Matiab77, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“It is possible to Ask for a kettle instead of coffee maker in room. ”
 of 5 bubbles dagnijao, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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