Tankardstown House, Leinster
|Rathkenny, Slane, Meath, Leinster, IRELAND.|
Description: Tankardstown HouseSurrounded by elegant walled gardens in the heart of the County Meath countryside, Tankardstown House is set in a historic Georgian mansion, originally built in 1710. This charming property offers luxurious accommodation and fine cuisine in a magnificent heritage setting.
Located on the Boyne Valley Garden Trail, Tankardstown House is close to the village of Slane, and within easy reach of two of the most important landmarks in the area, Slane Castle and the Hill of Slane archaeological site. The ideal place to unwind, dine and celebrate, the hotels has a number of unique venues for private celebrations and corporate events, including the elegant orangery, completed in 2012.
Tankardstown House has been a member of Ireland's Blue Book since 2010, and the hotel's Brabazon Restaurant is the proud holder of two AA Rosettes, offering fine dining in a cosy atmosphere. Menus are created daily from the finest locally sourced, seasonal ingredients, along with organic produce wherever possible. More casual dining is offered at the Cellar Restaurant, while the Tea Garden is a delightful spot to relax in the idyllic surroundings of the historic garden.
Type of rooms: Tankardstown HouseCourtyard Cottage Suites:
The courtyard cottages are beautifully appointed and open out onto the courtyard and walled garden where the hot tub and small summer house are located. Upstairs, 1 luxurious bedroom with bath/shower room. Plasma Screen in bedroom and hair-dryer supplied. Downstairs open plan easy seating area, electric fire, books for reading, fully equipped kitchen area, tea/coffee facilities and mini-bar.
2 Bedroom Courtyard Cottage:
Beautifully appointed Courtyard Cottage Suites. Upstairs 2 luxurious bedrooms each with its own en-suite bath/shower room. Plasma Screen in each bedroom and hair-dryer supplied. Downstairs sitting room, electric fire, books for reading, fully equipped kitchen area, tea/coffee facilities and mini-bar.
These are magnificent main house en-suite bedrooms with emperor-size beds and antique furnishings. Some feature period fireplaces, and all offer great views overlooking the estate. Each with its own distinct character and name, they all offer the same Tankardstown aristocratic luxury in peaceful surroundings.
As it should be, the Library Suite is a beautiful, quiet space, to relax and enjoy, with an antique half tester bed along with his & hers gilt washstands in the luxurious en-suite bathroom.
The Master Suite:
The flagship suite boasts fabulous dual-aspect bay window views of the estate, a large marble en-suite bathroom with a double shower, a free-standing roll top bath and a separate dressing room. Additional features include a Nespresso machine, a hair-dryer, and antique furniture.
Additional information: Tankardstown House
Pets are allowed on prior request.
Bicycles are available for guests, free of charge.
Number of rooms: 7
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1710/2012.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms. Under Irish law, smoking is not permitted in restaurants and bars.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro.
Restaurant closed: The Brabazon Restaurant is open on Wednesday and Thursday from 18:00pm. to 20:30pm. Friday and Saturday from 18:00pm. 21:00pm.
Sunday, from 12:30pm. to 15:30pm. and from 18:00pm. to 20:30 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.
The Cellar Restaurant is open from Wednesday to Sunday, from 12 noon to 18:00pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.
The Tea Garden is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 13:00pm. to 17:00pm.
GPS Coordinates: 53° 44' 27.47'' N 6° 36' 38.86'' W
Nearest airport: Dublin Airport - 54,3 km.