Top 10 Adults-Only Hotels In Ireland - Updated 2021

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The culturally rich Republic of Ireland is a magical location that will appeal to all kinds of travelers. It’s steeped in history and has a rich urban life, a vibrant culinary scene, and of course, a gorgeous countryside — earning its nickname, “Emerald Isle.” These numerous features could only mean one thing — endless activities to engage in. Explore many ancient castles and state museums without entrance fees and enjoy several outdoor activities such as sailing, golfing, horse riding, and more. Whether you’re traveling for business or leisure, alone or with your romantic other, a memorable time awaits you in this country. And if you require a stress-free environment, a kids-free accommodation is your best bet. Check out these top adult-only hotels in Ireland:

1. Screebe House in Rosmuck (from USD 173)

From numerous provided outdoor activities to top-notch hospitality, Screebe House seeks to make every moment during your vacation memorable. It’s situated on a 42,008-acre (17,000-hectare) land comprising rivers, lakes, moors, and wooded areas in Connemara — a famous fishing destination. You’ll love the relaxed, nicely decorated rooms boasting antique furniture. After a long and engaging day, you can loosen up in the spa that highlights a gym, a sauna, and an indoor pool, or kick back on the shared lounge and enjoy an interesting book from the library. The hotel also features free parking and an upscale eatery serving a tasty breakfast. The adult-only property welcomes kids aged 16 years and above.

Screebe House

Address: Rosmuc

Pool with view Walking tours Smoke alarms Terrace Massage Laundry Sauna Indoor pool

2. Stella Maris Country House Hotel in Ballycastle (from USD 176)

This four-star hotel sits in an 18th-century structure that was converted into a high-toned accommodation in 2002. Its ideal location on the West Coast in County Mayo allows you to enjoy Atlantic Ocean’s picturesque views. However, you can better appreciate these panoramas, including the charming landscape, while relaxing in the facility’s 100-foot (30.5-meter) glass conservatory. The airy rooms are stunningly furnished and equipped with en-suite bathrooms. A tasty Irish breakfast is included in your stay and there are an eatery and a bar on site for your pleasure.

Stella Maris Country House B&B

Address: Co. Mayo

Golf course (within 3 km) WiFi Available Laundry Cycling Beachfront Parking Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Ironing service

3. The Gate Hotel in Dublin (from USD 64)

Easily access Dublin’s top attractions, including Croke Park and Dublin Castle, while enjoying a lively stay in this adult-only property. The family-managed hotel boasts of tastefully decorated bedrooms equipped with modern features, including en-suite bathrooms, cable TVs, and free WiFi. If you have a hard time sleeping, you may want to avoid the units on the first floor as there’s a bar on the same level that offers great drinks and entertainment till the early hours. The Gate Hotel is an ideal base to explore the nation’s capital; even the bus stop is less than a minute walk away.

The Gate Hotel

Address: 80 - 81 Parnell Street

Physical distancing in dining areas Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Safety deposit box Live music/performance Luggage storage Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Live sport events (broadcast) Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines

4. Kellys Hotel in Dublin (from USD 173)

Kellys Hotel is a popular brick-faced accommodation in the heart of Dublin’s cultural quarter. The small adult-only hotel is close to myriads of restaurants, bars, and attractions, such as Grafton Street and Dublin Castle, to explore. The brightly lit rooms boast Gothic-style windows, en-suite bathrooms, and custom beds. You can also opt-in for a two-bedroom suite featuring a living room, depending on availability. For your dining needs, à la carte is served in the on-site’s French eatery, and there are also three hip bars within the facility.

Kellys Hotel

Address: 36 South Great Georges Street

Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Cashless payment available Non-smoking rooms Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Safety deposit box First aid kit available Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning

5. Mulcahys in Clonmel (from USD 77)

Mulcahys is an adult-only hotel located in the heart of Clonmel and close to many landmarks such as the Funfair and Tipperary County Museum. The location is also a popular cycling and hiking destination. Enjoy beautiful views of the city from your nicely decorated room that features a private bathroom and coffeemakers. In the evening, you can kick back in the lively bar and indulge in live entertainment or savor curated cocktails in the hotel’s lounge. There’s also a restaurant on site and free breakfast is offered daily to help you start your day.


Address: 47 Gladstone Street

Non-smoking rooms Daily housekeeping Free WiFi Restaurant Bar Free parking Live sport events (broadcast) Fire extinguishers

6. The Lane - Boutique Residence in Galway (from USD 77)

Feel at home in this cozy guesthouse in the center of Galway, close to Galway Cathedral, Galway City Museum, and more. The adult-exclusive accommodation highlights beautiful rooms with private bathrooms, eco-friendly toiletries, and cable TVs. You can also opt-in for two-bedroom apartments that boast laundry amenities, fireplaces, kitchen, and living areas for your convenience. The boutique hotel also features a courtyard. Parking and WiFi are provided in the Lane.

The Lane - Boutique Residence

Address: Kiltartan House Forster Street

Fire extinguishers Non-smoking throughout Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Non-smoking rooms

7. The Ferryman Townhouse in Dublin (from USD 92)

The Ferryman Townhouse is a modest hotel, sitting in two 18th-century Georgian structures with brick faces, next to River Liffey. It’s close to Dublin’s center and it’s a walkable distance from Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Convention Centre Dublin, and other famous landmarks. The relaxing units come with en-suite bathrooms, coffeemakers, WiFi, TVs, with most of the rooms overlooking the waters. The adult-only property features a famous traditional Irish pub, which is a popular spot among locals. Also, complimentary breakfast is served in the facility’s plush dining rooms.

The Ferryman Townhouse

Address: 35 Sir John Rogersons Quay

WiFi available in all areas Free WiFi 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms WiFi Available Internet services Heating Parking

8. The Pilgrims Rest Hotel in Cappoquin (from USD 38)

Tranquil, stylish, and elegant are some of the words that describe this quaint hotel located on a 2-acre (0.8-hectare) garden. The adult-only property sits in a beautiful Georgian country structure with stunning views of the mountains and the surrounding Irish landscape. Its cottage-style units are cozy, airy, and you’ll find complimentary fresh milk, coffee, and tea for your convenience. For your dining needs, a bar and restaurant are available in the facility. Breakfast is also offered for a surcharge. This hotel is a short drive away from fishing activities at Blackwater River that boasts salmon and trout.

The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only)

Address: Mount Melleray

Restaurant Contactless check-in/check-out Snack bar Non-smoking rooms Adult only Fire extinguishers Free WiFi On-site parking

9. McSweeney Arms Hotel in Killarney (from USD 135)

McSweeney Arms Hotel has been a favorite spot for Killarney’s visitors since 1950 thanks to its top-notch hospitality. The family-owned property is located in the town’s heart and a walkable distance from restaurants and shops. Breakfast is served for a surcharge, and you can enjoy complimentary coffee and tea service around the clock in the nicely decorated rooms. This adult-only hotel also features Sandtrap Bar & Grill, where locals love to hang out, relish good food, watch sports, and savor curated beverages.

McSweeney Arms Hotel

Address: College Street

Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning Access to health care professionals Face masks for guests available Heating Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against Coronavirus Allergy-free room Thermometers for guests provided by property

10. Germaines Hotel in Wicklow (from USD 69)

Enjoy a tranquil getaway in this cozy hotel, situated in the heart of Wicklow’s historic valleys and glens. The adult-exclusive property highlights casual rooms equipped with en-suite bathrooms, ironing amenities, and smart TVs with satellite channels for your comfort. The on-site eatery is a staple in the area, offering breakfast, a la carte, and home-cooked cuisines. The restaurant also features alfresco dining. WiFi and parking are complimentary.

Germaines Hotel

Address: Main Street

Make the most of your trip to Ireland

These adult-only hotels in Ireland are dedicated to catering to your needs. Whether you want to stay in the cities or the tranquil outdoors, you’re covered. And the modern amenities, including breakfast, spas, eateries, and more, ensure that you will focus on getting the most of your solo or romantic getaway.

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