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Dublin Environs Hotels

Tankardstown House

  • 2½ km (1½ mile) from the gates of Slane Castle
  • Slane
  • Fodor's Choice
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Pros

  • Authentic Georgian exterior and interiors
  • Idyllic setting
  • Cottages a great option for families

Cons

  • Not cheap
  • Limited facilities for the price

Updated 04/29/2014

Fodor's Review

Voted Ireland's best private house hotel in a national newspaper, Tankardstown is a sumptuous Georgian-era manor house with a classic walled garden and 80 acres of breathtaking parkland. This squat, two-story house is sheltered by a forested hill. The property was once in a state of absolute disrepair, but owners Trish and Brian Conroy lovingly restored it. No expense was spared on the six guest rooms or the seven courtyard cottages, which have cascading drapes, delicate

plasterwork ceilings, and Sheraton-style antiques. In the old cowshed, the Brabazon restaurant offers great outdoor dining options in summer and an intimate, romantic dining room for the cooler months.

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Hotel Information

Address:

2½ km (1½ mile) from the gates of Slane Castle, Slane, Co. Meath, Ireland

Phone:

041-982–4621

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 5 rooms, 2 suites, 7 cottages
  • Rate includes Breakfast

Updated 04/29/2014

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