The Top 10 Spa Getaways In Ireland That You Have To Try Before You Die

Because everybody deserves a little pampering


Being an adult is a stressful business, sometimes you just need a bit of a break from it all.

With that in mind, we had a look at the most luxurious spa getaways that this country has to offer.

Take a look below to find out where Ireland's greatest oases of tranquility can be found.

10. Parknasilla

Probably going to be a long drive, as it's about as far away from the hustle and bustle in Kerry as you can imagine. Superb facilities and plenty of other stuff to do.


9. Cliff House Hotel 

Perched on the side of a cliff this could be Ireland's best looking hotel. The spa is superb and stepping into one of their baths with that view is incredible. 

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8. Newpark Hotel Kilkenny 

People flock from all over Ireland because of the central location and great craic to be had in Kilkenny. If you want to recharge the batteries when here, this is the place to be doing it.

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7. The Marker Hotel 

Located in the trendy docks area of Dublin this is 5 star spa treatment at its best. The spa is dark, luxurious and you could happily spend hours there. A rooftop drink or some of their awesome food is the perfect end to it all.

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6. Lough Eske Castle 

Another long drive for most but the treatments, pool and ability to unwind in this Donegal spa are second to none. You'll be able to take huge walks around the lake and unwind with great food, all the elements for the perfect weekend of relaxation.

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5. The Merrion Hotel

The spot where many visiting celebrities and high end guests choose to stay, boasting a 5 star spa that's like a work of art. Escape the madness of Dublin and get pampered here.

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4. Delphi Mountain Resort Connemara 

This whole resort has been built with one thing in mind: to make you feel better. The spa is the jewel in the crown of it all and you'll leave here with a serious pep in your step.

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3. Ritz Carlton Wicklow 

One of the most beautiful hotels in the country. It's so popular that they've over 20 treatment rooms, a great pool and plenty of high end ways of relaxing. The views make this a pure oasis of calm.

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2. Muckross Park Hotel And Spa

This is a stunning place to unwind and relax, and as you'd expect from such a well known hotel, they do everything right. Amazing finish and the design of the place is truly unique.

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1. Monart 

Not only the best in Ireland but one of the very best in the entire world. Everything at Monart is designed to help you relax from the food, treatments, the ban on mobiles, right through to their Japanese gardens.

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Niall Harbison

Niall founded Lovin' Dublin with a few fairly simple aims: discover new places to eat in Dublin and share simple recipes cooked up in his kitchen.