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Liss Ard Estate

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Castletownsend Rd, Skibbereen, Ireland
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Ranked #4 of 12 Skibbereen B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
clare C Galway, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Galway, Ireland
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14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having originally book for a lake-side room, we opted to stay in the house which was a good choice in the end. We had a fabulous stay in this country house hidden away. The girls were lovely and made a special genuine effort to make use feel most welcome.The room was very clean and cozy. The breakfast was good and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We just had a three night stay at Liss Ard. Unfortunately the weather was not the best but this is a wonderful place to stay if you are looking for some serious relaxation, fresh air, woodland walks and lake based activities. The hotel itself has a real charm, mixing the old and the modern successfully. The food too is very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's not easy planning a driving tour of Ireland for 14, when you know a good location, a great meal and secure parking is required. The Liss Ard Estate was a great find and from our welcome on arrival to that on our departure we were made to feel most welcome. We all had excellent rooms in the main house... More

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Hayling Island, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our experience was not good, we arrived on a tuesday after a very long drive and wanted nothing else but a rest peace and quiet and a meal without driving, but restaurant not open Monday or Tuesday. A nice treatment perhaps, no therapists on site but they can phone and get one to the house. Room comfortable but with a... More

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Liss Ard exceeded our expectations handsomely. Delightful and uplifting accommodation, surroundings and food. Throw in the lake, Sky Garden [don't miss!], grounds, modern art and chilled vibe and you have the perfect recipe for a great break.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for dinner at Lis Ard Estate as non residents and it was delicious . We often go for fabulous walks at Lis Ard as it is open to the public so we decided we would try the restaurant. We had lovely pre dinner drinks in the modern sitting room before having a delicious three course dinner with excellent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The main country house is so comfortable and invitng and somehow they have managed to balance the beautiful furnishings and fine art work bringing some moments where u feel like you''re in a museum or gallery! It is like a seperate hideway in itself with a massive lake and extensive forest and grounds. The row boat on the lake was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Liss Ard Estate formed the last part of our tour of west Cork and it was the perfect way to wind down and prepare for the return to reality. The day we arrived the sun was splitting the rocks and it showed off the the beautifully maintained grounds and the main house in the best possible light but we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Booked two nights in lists ard. Package included dinner and two 30min massages. We had a wonderful relaxing stay in this resort which has beautiful grounds to stroll around. Dinner was fabulous as was breakfast. Mary on reception gave us a very warm welcome and was extremely helpful and informative about the locality and estate. Our masseuse ,equally lovely, gave... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Wow......if you are looking for a little piece of tranquility , old world setting with a modern twist just a short car ride from Skibbereen this is the cats pajamas . Slightly off the beaten track on the Castletownshend road but very accessible and surrounded by 200 acres, Its something very special with a nice restaurant on site for your... More

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Address: Castletownsend Rd, Skibbereen, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Skibbereen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Liss Ard Estate 4*
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An historic Georgian property returned to its former glory but with furnishings offering a comfortable modern twist. Two hundred acres of woodland lakes and waterfalls for our guests and visitors to enjoy. Fifty acre Lough Abisdealy available for fishing, swimming and kayaking. We buy all possible produce from within 50Km of Liss Ard and have started growing our own vegetables again in our walled garden. ... more   less 
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