TripAdvisor reveals its Top 10 Irish hotels for 2017
Travellers' Choice Awards
Harvey's Point has been named Ireland's No.1 hotel by TripAdvisor for the fifth year in a row.
The 2017 Travellers’ Choice awards for hotels, revealed today, also see the Donegal four-star rank among the Top 10 Hotels in Europe.
Set among the Bluestack Mountains on the shores of Lough Eske, Harvey's Point also takes top spot in the 'Best Service' category.
TripAdvisor's Top 10 Irish hotels are as follows:
- Harvey's Point, Co. Donegal
- Ashford Castle, Co. Mayo
- The Merrion, Dublin
- The Killarney Park Hotel, Co. Kerry
- Hayfield Manor, Cork
- Castle Durrow, Co. Laois
- The Brehon, Killarney, Co. Kerry
- The Dunloe, Co. Kerry
- The River Lee Hotel, Cork
- Villa Rose Hotel, Ballybofey, Co. Donegal
The results cap a remarkable start to 2017 for Donegal, which Independent.ie and Weekend Magazine readers voted 'Ireland's Hidden Gem' in the Reader Travel awards, and National Graphic Traveller UK ranked No.1 on its 2017 Cool List.
"Words can hardly express the excitement that we feel, having won No. 1 Hotel in Ireland on TripAdvisor for the fifth year in a row," said Deirdre Mc Glone.
"This award belongs to our dedicated team, each of whom play their part in the Harvey’s Point success story," she added. "Our heartfelt thanks to our many guests who wrote so favourably of their experiences at Harvey’s Point."
TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards, now in their 15th year, are determined based on "millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide," the online travel giant says.
Castlewood House in Dingle, which won Ireland's Best Breakfast in our Reader Travel Awards, was named Ireland's most romantic and top bargain hotel.
It is Ireland’s runner up for Best Service after Harvey’s Point.
Other winners included the Killarney Park Hotel, voted Ireland's top luxury hotel, while Pax House in Dingle topped Ireland’s B&B list.
Pillo Hotel in Ashbourne was named Ireland’s best family hotel.