Connemara and County Mayo Hotels

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Ice House Hotel and Spa

Room @ night

At a Glance

    Pros

  • mesmerizing views of wild swans, ducks, geese, and cormorants in the tidal waters outside the glasswall of your room

    Cons

  • a five-minute drive from Ballina: somewhat isolated

Ice House Hotel and Spa Review

An unusual and elegant combination of modern design and Victorian architecture combined with 19th-century industrial construction awaits visitors to this hotel at the mouth of the River Moy. Originally a warehouse used to chill fish prior to shipping, with a Victorian residence stuck in the middle of it, today's Ice House is a supremely comfortable and aesthetically impeccable construct of glass, wood, and steel overlooking the estuary. The restaurant serves superb Irish specialties such as Connemara lamb and local scallops, with a carefully selected wine list to go with them, while the Chill Spa offers a variety of massages and therapeutic treatments. Contemporary paintings by leading Irish artists adorn the walls.

    Hotel Details

  • 32 rooms
  • Credit cards accepted.
Updated: 04-28-2014

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