Cliff House Hotel

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Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Indoor pool, seasonal outdoor pool
Outdoor spa tub
Premium bedding, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Cliff House Hotel

Cliff House Hotel

5.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing
  • Contactless check-out
Map
Ardmore, Ardmore, Waterford, P36 DK38

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSt. Declan's Well3 min walk
  • Popular LocationArdmore Beach7 min walk
  • Popular LocationArdmore Cathedral7 min walk

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About this area

Ardmore

Located in Ardmore, Cliff House Hotel is in the historical district and near the beach. Molana Abbey and Red House are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Ardmore Beach. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at Youghal Greyhound Stadium. Kayaking and windsurfing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with rock climbing and ecotours nearby.

What's nearby

  • Ardmore Pottery & Gallery - 1 min walk
  • St. Declan's Well - 3 min walk
  • Ardmore Beach - 7 min walk
  • Ardmore Cathedral - 7 min walk
  • Youghal Lighthouse - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • Cork Airport (ORK) - 49 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurants on site
  • The House Restaurant
  • Bar Restaurant

About this property

Cliff House Hotel

5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
At Cliff House Hotel, spend the day relaxing on the nearby beach or pampering yourself at the hotel's full-service spa. All 39 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. In-room free WiFi and minibars are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.
Cliff House Hotel offers 39 accommodations with minibars and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a hairdryer. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include hypo-allergenic bedding.

An indoor pool, a seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Well Spa has 4 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Services include hot stone massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Canoeing
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Sauna
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 6:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 25 per accommodation, per stay
Welcoming dogs only
1 per room (up to 66 lbs/30 kg)
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 70.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: EUR 25 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 70.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 5 stars.

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 167 out of 199 reviews
5 - Excellent 84%
Rating 4 - Good. 27 out of 199 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 199 reviews
3 - Okay 1%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 199 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 199 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.9/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
One of the best hotels in Ireland
Idyllic location, welcoming and helpful staff and amazing food. The spa facilities are top class with an amazing option to swim in the refreshing sea and hop into a hot tub or sauna afterwards. The Cliff walk is one of the nicest in Ireland and above all else the staff in this hotel were incredible and made me feel at home from the first moment. Nothing was too much trouble. I didnt want to leave.I highly recommend the Cliff House Hotel.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful hotel, disappointing dining experience
The hotel is beautiful and staff do everything they can to accommodate you during the stay. This is a very special place with wonderful views and a calm atmosphere. We really enjoyed using the spa too. The only downside was the meal at the Michelin starred restaurant. We did the tasting menu along with wine pairing. They rushed us through the full 8-courses. We wouldn't have minded if it was just the food we were enjoying but pretty soon I had five full glasses of wine in front of me - we didn't have much time to enjoy each course before the next was plonked in front of us. After complaining about the overwhelming speed three times they slowed down and then ignored our table for the remainder of the evening. We left the restaurant fit to burst, with pockets 500euro lighter :(
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
As always our stay in The Cliff was so restful. A total switch off from the outside world. Staff were most hrlpful and friendly, particularly in these difficult times. Looking forward to the next visit.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The view from all areas of hotel is spectacular. The hotel itself is sparkling clean. The staff are welcoming and friendly and waiter service in restaurant and bar are very attentive. Food is excellent. We didn’t have an opportunity to use pool /spa area but we went down to look at it and it looks really well kept and sparkling clean. Bedroom facilities are top notch for comfort and style. Extra touches for generous coffee pods and chocolate bars on the house. Highly recommend this hotel.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020