Ice House, Connacht
|The Quay, Ballina, Mayo, Connacht, IRELAND.|
Description: Ice HousePerched on the banks of the River Moy at Ballina, Ice House is a unique design hotel featuring the fusion of a historic building - the former ice house that gives the hotel its name - with an avant-garde wing featuring floor to ceiling windows for splendid river views. This magnificent property offers luxurious boutique accommodation and, fine Mayo cuisine and fabulous spa facilities in a spectacular riverside setting.
Located close to western Ireland's breathtaking Wild Atlantic Way, Ice House is the perfect spot for both relaxing and active visits to this beautiful corner of County Mayo. Cruising on the river, fishing, surfing at the nearby Enniscrone beach, golf at a number of excellent courses, Ice House offers all this and much more. For guests simply wishing to chill out and relax, Ice House's unique spa facilities offer 5 luxurious treatment rooms, a beauty room, steam room, laconium, an experience shower, a relaxation room and a Spa garden with outdoor hot tubs and barrel sauna...
Gastronomic experiences are not forgotten at Ice House, and as befits a hotel in a village with such an immense seafaring history, the restaurant features fish and seafood from local boats and suppliers in dishes bursting with colour and flavour. Head chef Anthony Holland brings his immense experience in some of Ireland's finest hotels to create everything from casual lunch menus to fine evening dining in the riverside restaurant.
Type of rooms: Ice HouseDeluxe:
The spacious and airy Deluxe Rooms feature clean lines and a contemporary, and offer a breathtaking view through the floor to ceiling windows across the River Moy to the woodlands beyond. They also come with modern furnishings, mood lighting and polished stone bathroom sink. King-size or twin beds.
Room size 31 sq m.
Heritage Rooms and Suites:
The Heritage rooms and suites marry the best of old and new. In the Bartra, Moy, Ox and Quay Heritage rooms and suites, the timeless furnishings and character-filled design details lend these rooms a home-away-from-home feeling. Extras include monsoon showers, antique sinks and cedar wood baths in every room. King-size or twin beds.
Designed with the river in mind, as with the Deluxe rooms these spacious contemporary riverside suites offer floor-to-ceiling views across the River Moy. In addition, each riverside suite has its own private balcony so guests can enjoy the best of everything inside and out. With ultra-modern décor that includes a separate relaxation lounge area, bathroom under-floor heating along with a separate bath and walk-in shower, they provide masses of space and style. Room size approximately 31 sq m.
All rooms feature as standard: Soft goose down duvets and pillows; luxuriously soft Foxford finest wool rugs and throws; king-size pillow-topped beds; gorgeous fluffy towels; separate bath and shower (shower only in certain rooms); flat-screen TVs; Wi-Fi; underfloor heating; VOYA Organic Seaweed Lotions and Potions.
Number of rooms: 32
Official category: 4 stars.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
GPS Coordinates: 54° 7' 38.49'' N 9° 8' 24.40'' W
Nearest airport: Ireland West Airport Knock - 40,9km.