Ballyfin Demesne

Hideaway Report editors travel the world incognito to discover exceptional hideaways and experiences for our members. Learn more...

98 Editor Rating
Scale of 90-100

Member Benefits

Regarded as one of the architectural gems of Ireland, this restored 1826 Regency mansion is owned by Chicago businessman Fred Krehbiel. Set in 614 acres of parkland, the splendid hotel is the embodiment of sumptuous comfort. Public spaces are elegant, with a grand foyer marked by Corinthian columns and an 80-foot-long library that runs the length of the house’s south façade. Each of the 20 rooms is individually decorated with authentic furniture and original art. Meals are served in the State Dining or Van Der Hagen rooms, while a charming space set next to the well-stocked wine cellar houses a bar. The property also has a spa and a gym. Wine and whiskey tastings can be arranged, as can fishing and golf excursions. The hotel does not permit children under the age of 9 and is closed January to mid-February.

Read the full review from our editors.

Ballyfin Demesne Features:

  • Bar
  • Fitness center
  • Fly fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Library
  • Meal plan offered
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Spa

Average Mid-High Season Rates (including taxes):

Lowest Rate: Classic room, $1,050; Editor’s Choice: Stateroom, $1,520 (meal plan available). 

Standard Inclusions:

Tax; Gratuity; All meals, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages; Pre-dinner beverage; Select on-site activities; Wi-Fi; Laundry and pressing service

Learn more about Ballyfin Demesne:

To learn more or call +(353) 57-875-5866. Contact Andrew Harper Travel to book this hotel as part of your next vacation.

In order to offer you the highest level of service, online booking is currently not available. Please call Andrew Harper Travel at (800) 375-4685, or contact the hotel directly, for reservations.

Member Travel Benefits
Travel benefits are available to members when booking through our partner Andrew Harper Travel.
  • Best available non-restricted rates
  • Room upgrade, when available at check-in
  • Private tour of the kitchen with the executive chef and his team
  • Clay-pigeon shooting

Contact a Travel Advisor
Hideaway Report members have access to travel advisors at our partner Andrew Harper Travel. Learn More
Call Andrew Harper Travel:
1 (800) 375-4685