Guest houses are smaller, more friendly places often managed by families. There are over 490 guest houses registered and inspected. These range from converted country houses to purpose-built accommodation. Meals range from bed & breakfast to full board. The minimum number of bedrooms is five and the availability of meals is not a requirement. Fáilte Ireland registers and grades guest houses from 4-star (very high standard) to 1-star(clean and comfortable). Hot and cold running water in all bedrooms. Adequate bathroom and toilet facilities.
Guesthouses in Dublin
8/10 Waterloo Road,
Phone: +353 (0)1 660 1888
A warm welcome awaits you at the Waterloo House luxury guesthouse in the heart of Georgian Dublin. It comprises two Georgian houses, refurbished to a superb standard, retaining original features, offering unique atmosphere, style and elegance.
Phone: +353 (0)1 624 1584
Moat Lodge is situated in quiet woodland in Lucan, County Dublin. The picturesque setting is the ideal base for exploring south Dublin County.
Phone: +353 (0)1 8438218
Hillview House Guesthouse is ideally situated in a tranquil country setting, between Lusk and Skerries in County Dublin, yet only 15 minutes drive to Dublin Airport and 30 minutes drive to Dublin City.
84 Street Lower Gardiner,
Phone: +353 (0)18551374
The Glen Guesthouse is located in the heart of city centre, within walking distance of Dublin’s major tourist attractions and providing luxury accommodation to meet the needs of all holiday makers wishing to see the sites of Dublin.
Guesthouses in Cork
Phone: +353 (0)21 4279447
Stay in luxury and style at Achill House in the heart of Cork City. A warm and relaxed atmosphere awaits the discerning business executive or tourist, combining traditional Irish hospitality with modern comfortable facilities and imaginative cuisine.
Lancaster Quay Western Road,
Phone: +353 (0)21 425 11 25
Lancaster Lodge, Cork City’s newly renovated four star boutique accommodation, offers deluxe spacious rooms with an ideal location making this four star one of the most popular hotels in Cork City centre.
Ballinrea Road, Carrigaline, County Cork, Ireland
Phone: +353 (0)21 4373878
Glenwood House is a luxury four star purpose built guesthouse in Carrigaline, County Cork. Husband and wife team Adrian Sheedy and Noelle Morrison offer hotel standard accommodation in this Irish Tourist Board four star approved guesthouse.
Guesthouses in Galway
Inis Mor, Aran Islands,
Tigh Fitz is a family run guesthouse in Killeany, Inis Mor offering luxurious accommodation in the unspoilt area of the Aran Islands.
Phone: +353 (0) 95 21625
Centrally located and purpose-built, on a quiet street in the heart of picturesque Clifden, County Galway, Dun Ri offers ideal base for exploring Connemara.
Marian Lodge Guesthouse
Phone: +353 (0)91 521678
The Marian Lodge is a delightful guesthouse in Salthill, County Galway, which stands out in lovely, mature gardens with hanging baskets and large containers of flowers and is close to the promenade, beach and Leisureland.
Guesthouses in Kilkenny
Phone: +353 (0)567762998
Bridgecourt House is three-star family-run guesthouse in Kilkenny City situated in a superb city centre location, with all facilities nearby.
Phone: +353 (0)567721419
Rosquil House is a four-star Fáilte Ireland approved guesthouse perfectly located for exploring the medieval city of Kilkenny. Enjoy the ambience of a hotel, with the best traditions of Irish hospitality and within easy walking distance of the city.
Phone: +353 (0)567764126
Fanad House is a tastefully decorated guesthouse overlooking Kilkenny Castle Park. Fanad House is ideally located within a five minute walk of Kilkenny City centre and is ideally situated for exploring the south east of Ireland.