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The Ice House Hotel

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The Quay, Ballina, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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ELWELL
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in a Riverside room with the great view of the river. The bed was heated and bedding lovely. Our children stayed in a room just down the hall and again their room was excellent. We had a very nice meal with wine. We would stay again there for sure. We ate in town one time and its just... More 

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Kildare, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel, cannot say a bad thing about this place, the girls in the spa are so friendly and can't do enough! The views were out of this world and we could not ask for a better place for a romantic get away!! Highly, highly recommend for any couples looking for a break!!!

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Western Ireland, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time for our son's christening in The Ice House Restaurant. From the moment I enquired about the availability to the big day itself I was delighted with the friendly professional service. Shauna was my contact person and a pleasure to deal with. The food and service were fantastic. We received so many compliments from our guests... More 

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Calgary, Alberta, Canadaneversaynever
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent 2 nights in this "Blue Book Ireland" listed hotel during our 2 week driving tour of the northern part of the Wild Atlantic Way. We had one of the lovely river view rooms, which boast floor to ceiling windows overlooking the River Moy. The room was bright and cheerful, even on the cold and intermittently... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The ice house has everything you need for relaxing night away. We stayed in one of the suites which was fab. Lovely comfortable bed. Small details like matches to light the candles in the bathroom really added to it. We didn't get any treatments but you can use the outdoor hot tubs and relaxation room for free anyway. Outdoor hot... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
40 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting hotel, great layout and quirky features, very comfortable rooms. The only issue is location, to get into the main town centre it's a bit of a walk, and very dark on the way back at night after a night out if walking. Ate in the restaurant and the food was amazing, would definitely recommend, but the bar during... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly let me say that I visited the Ice House Spa only and did not stay in the hotel so cannot comment on the accommodation/food side of things. I booked a massage and facial for me and my bf last Saturday. The treatment itself was average, massage was ok, they use all Voya (seaweed) products. The thermal suite consists ot... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A quirky hotel developed from the original Ice House where ice was stored to facilitate the local fishing industry, all rooms have floor to ceiling sliding windows thus affording a magnificent view overlooking the River Moy and countryside beyond. Have cameras at the ready to photograph passing birds. En suite rooms are comfortable with TV and wifi provided. Restaurant which... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel has is situated lovely by the river. I didnt have time to try the spa. My spacious room was wonderful with a very comfortable bed and river view. The reception desk and bar personnel were very sweet and helpful. I'm rating 3 not 4 due to: 1) Missing noise isolation between rooms ( in the Wall construction) There... More 

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Leitrim, Ireland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of staying here last weekend. It was our wedding anniversary and from the service to the facilities, our stay was brilliant! we had a beautiful room overlooking the harbour with everything we needed in it. The spa had such a relaxing atmosphere and we really enjoyed the outside hot tubs. We didn't have a meal included in... More 

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