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Best of the Best Hotels 2023
Travellers' Choice
Travellers' Choice

Best of the Best Hotels

Luxury - Ireland

We award Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best to hotels with a high volume of above-and-beyond reviews and opinions from our community over a 12-month period. Each winner has passed our rigorous trust and safety standards. Fewer than 1% of Tripadvisor’s 8 million listings are awarded Best of the Best, signifying the highest level of excellence in hospitality.

Congrats to all of the 2023 winners and a big thanks to the travellers who made it possible.

Below are the 2023 Travellers’ Choice Best of the Best Luxury Hotels with above-and-beyond service and amenities for days. 

As Ireland's first and only Forbes Five Star Hotel and the former home of the Guinness family, Ashford Castle is truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

    The Merrion, created from four Georgian townhouses, is located in the city centre opposite government buildings. Many of the 142 bedrooms and suites overlook period landscaped gardens. Guests can dine... Show more
    The Five Star Killarney Park Hotel, affiliated to Leading Hotels of the World and voted as one of the top hotels in Ireland on TripAdvisor. Voted No.1 Hotel in 2018 and #1 Luxury Hotel in 2020. Situated... Show more
    Excellence surrounded by beauty - Muckross Park Hotel & Spa is uniquely located in Killarney's majestic National Park with magnificent mountains and lakes close by. The hotel is home to the renowned Spa... Show more
    Ireland’s most magical address, Dromoland Castle has been welcoming guests since the 16th Century. The ancestral home of the O’Briens of Dromoland, whose lineage dates back 1,000 years to Brian Boru, one... Show more
    Adare Manor is a neo-Gothic architectural masterpiece, once the family seat of the Earls of Dunraven. Today it is cherished as a warm and welcoming 5 star luxury resort, defined by its spectacular setting,... Show more
    Sitting on an exclusive Victorian neighbourhood just off Baggot Street, the Dylan Hotel is Dublin’s leading five star boutique hotel. We offer opulent contemporary comfort in a unique landmark property... Show more
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    Located alongside the historic University College Cork, Hayfield Manor is set on a backdrop of two-acre of beautiful mature gardens and is just a pleasant stroll to the heart of Cork city. The charming... Show more
    Trump International Doonbeg on Co.Clare's rugged west coast, combines unsurpassed accommodations, superb service, a relaxing spa and spectacular golf links.The stunning location has a calm elegance and... Show more
    The Morrison Dublin, Curio Collection by Hilton a Five Star Hotel, is located in the heart of Dublin city centre along the banks of the River Liffey. Temple Bar & its many restaurants, bars & galleries... Show more
    A member of the prestigious Leading Hotels of the World and Voted Number 1 Hotel in Ireland by Conde Nast Readers’ Choice Awards , The Westbury occupies a prime position between Trinity College and St... Show more
    The K Club is a stylish country resort, tucked away in the Kildare countryside but just on Dublin’s doorstep, firmly anchored in old-school Irish hospitality in a delightfully relaxed and unfussy way.... Show more
    Immerse in the splendour of InterContinental Dublin. Our five-star urban resort boasting 215 luxurious rooms and suites, set on two garden acres in the affluent Ballsbridge neighbourhood, is renowned for... Show more
    Dating back to 1897, heritage and luxury are combined at the Park Hotel Kenmare to create a gracious home, that is yours to enjoy. A vibrant hotel with wonderful facilities like our Deluxe Destination... Show more
    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... Show more
    Monart Destination Spa 'The Great Escape' is an Adults Only Destination, to unwind, escape the stresses of modern life, relax and return to one's true nature. Voted in the top three Destinations Worldwide... Show more
    Everyone needs a place to lay their weary head. For travelers visiting Killenard, The Heritage is an excellent choice for rest and rejuvenation. Well-known for its luxury environment and proximity to great... Show more
    Kilkea Castle Hotel and Golf Course sits on 180 acres. It is less than one hour from Dublin. We have a variety of accommodations. Our newly renovated castle and carriage houses redefine luxury. Our renovated... Show more
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    Just 25 minutes from Dublin, this luxury resort on 1,100 private acres of sweeping parkland, ancient woodlands, lakes and the meandering River Rye create the perfect backdrop for an awe-inspiring country... Show more
    Located just outside Killarney town with breathtaking views of the lakes and mountains. This five star hotel is renowned for outstanding service, luxurious accommodation, award winning cuisine and for... Show more
    The Dunloe Hotel & Gardens is a magnificent 5* hotel situated in Beaufort, Co. Kerry overlooking the famous Gap of Dunloe and a short drive from the town of Killarney. This leading five star property is... Show more
    Majestically rising from the still waters of Lough Corrib and dating back to the 18th Century, the 5 star Glenlo Abbey Hotel & Estate is where old-world charm meets contemporary elegance. Home to the Pullman... Show more
    Castlemartyr Resort is a grand eighteenth century country manor house that sits adjacent to the ruins of an 800-year-old castle. Constructed by the first Earl of Cork and lovingly restored to its original... Show more
    Anantara The Marker Dublin is conveniently located just 25 minutes’ drive from Dublin Airport. This five star hotel is also close to tourist attractions, key business districts, the 3 Arena and Aviva Stadium... Show more
    Sheen Falls Lodge is a stunning hotel nestled amongst 300 acres of breathtakingly beautiful coastline and countryside in Co. Kerry. With a choice of dining experiences, including the two AA Rosette The... Show more
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