Lyrath Estate Hotel is a 139 bedroom hotel, spa and convention centre set amid 170 acres of mature parkland just 1.2 kilometres from the Medieval city of Kilkenny. The property offers all of the charm of an old world, country estate combined with the very best in contemporary facilities and luxuries. The hotel itself has been built around an elegant 17th century house which has been returned to its former glory through sympathetic preservation and now features lots of the original features and furniture. The drama of the old house and the clean, contemporary design of the new hotel are blended seamlessly.
Facilities include a 17-metre swimming pool, gym, sauna, jacuzzi and fitness centre. The Oasis Spa incorporates several treatment rooms, offering face and body treatments for both men and women. The thermal suite in the spa includes several heating and cooling experiences including a stunning outdoor hydro therapy pool which looks out on to the mature, private gardens.
There are several dining outlets on the estate including La Perla restaurant which serves Mediterranean and classical cuisine with a modern twist, Yindees Restaurant, an Asian inspired outlet and Tupper’s Bar, a traditional pub. The conservatory also serves light lunches and morning and afternoon teas and enjoys wonderful views onto ‘Lady Charlotte’s Garden’, the beautiful old rose garden, created by a previous owner who lived in the original house
The property has a large conference centre and can cater for large conferences and events in the purpose-built Convention Centre seating up to 1,500 people and has all of the very latest in technological and conferencing equipment. Lyrath Estate is a multi-award winning luxury hotel, spa and wedding venue offering some of the finest accommodation, dining, and conference facilities in Ireland.
Attention to detail is also key throughout the estate, from great service, indulgent pampering treats, first class meeting and events, spa, exciting on site outdoor pursuits and activities to sumptuous food and wine.
For more information, visit their website here: http://www.lyrath.com/