Home to the illustrious Coote family for 100 years, Ballyfin has long been admired as one of the most distinguished late Georgian houses in Ireland.
Home to the illustrious Coote Family for 100 years, Ballyfin has long been admired as one of the most distinguished late Georgian houses in Ireland. Located at the foot of the Slieve Bloom Mountains, a 1.5-hour drive from Dublin airport, the hotel boasts just 20 individually designed bedrooms and The Gardener’s Cottage, giving guests a private residence environment with the comforts of an international luxury hotel. Today’s guest can enjoy formality blended with a relaxed and easy-going approach that is wonderfully warm and welcoming. Outdoor activities include coarse fishing on the lake, croquet, clay pigeon shooting, tennis, archery, rowing and falconry. An indoor swimming pool and four spa treatment rooms complete the picture. Gastronomy is integral to the Ballyfin experience and guests are treated to exceptional dining with dishes using the finest seasonal ingredients expertly curated by Executive Chef, Sam Moody. Ballyfin is a Relais and Chateaux hotel.