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Awards & Accolades

We’ve been recognised as one of Ireland’s top country house destinations, providing award-winning food, manor house accommodation and weddings over the years. Here are some of our recent awards and accolades:

Good Hotel Guide 2019 ‘Editors’ Choice Fishing Hotel Award’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2019 ‘Editors’ Choice Fishing Hotel Award’
Good Hotel Guide 2019 ‘Editors’ Choice Family-Friendly Hotel Award’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2019 ‘Editors’ Choice Family-Friendly Hotel Award’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2018 ‘Editors’ Choice Fishing Hotel Award’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2018 ‘Editors’ Choice Family-Friendly Hotel Award’
  • Blas na hEireann Gold Medal 2017 for Bertha’s Revenge Sloe Gin
  • Great Taste Awards 2017 – Gold Star for Bertha’s Revenge Gin
  • National Hospitality Awards ‘Best Boutique Hotel’ 2017
  • Gold Medal Award for Bertha’s Revenge Gin at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2017
  • Irish Drink Award 2017 for Bertha’s Revenge Gin from the Irish Food Writers’ Guild
  • Ireland’s 100 Best Places to Stay Award 2017 by John & Sally McKennas’ Guides
  • OneFabDay’s 100 Best Wedding Venues in Ireland 2017
  • The Telegraph’s ‘50 Most Romantic Hotels in Europe 2017’
  • Georgina Campbell’s Ireland ‘Outstanding Guest Experience Award 2017’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2017 ‘Editor’s Choice Garden’ Award
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2017 ‘Editor’s Choice Romantic’ Award
  • The Gin Guide Awards 2017 ‘Gin Innovation for Bertha’s Revenge Gin’
  • National Hospitality Awards ‘Best Boutique Hotel 2016’
  • International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) Bronze Medal 2016 for Bertha’s Revenge Gin.
  • Drink of the Year 2016, John & Sally McKennas’ Megabites Award 2016 for Bertha’s Revenge Gin.
  • National Hospitality Awards ‘Best Destination Hotel 2015’.
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2016 ‘Best Fishing Hotel’
  • The Sunday Times ‘20 Coolest Hotels in Ireland’ by James Ellis in December 2015.
  • No. 1 spot in the Sunday Times Top 10 Most Charismatic Hotels in Ireland by Susan d’Arcy in October 2015
  • Gold Medal Award 2015 ‘Ireland’s Guest Experience’ Hotel & Catering Review Keeling’s Gold Medal Awards 2015.
  • Bronze Medal in ‘The World’s Original Marmalade Awards 2015’
  • Included in the Irish Design Island 2015 App developed by the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland. The App helps you navigate the design delights of Ireland
  • Nominated in three categories in the Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Awards 2016
  • TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Award 2015
  • Orla Kiely in Lonely Planet Traveller Magazine 2014 ‘Ballyvolane House one of the most beautiful places in the world’
  • Hotel & Catering Review Gold Medal Award 2014 ‘Field to Fork’
  • The Good Hotel Guide 2015 ‘Best Fishing Hotel’
  • Irish Winner of the Sunday Times ‘Ultimate 100 British & Irish Hotels’ 2013
  • John & Sally McKenna’s 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland 2015
  • One Fab Day 100 Best Wedding Venues in Ireland 2015
  • Tripadvisor Readers’ Choice Award 2014
  • Good Food Ireland ‘Most Innovative Award 2012’
  • The Good Hotel Guide Cesar Award 2009
  • Georgina Campbell’s Ireland Country House of the Year 2009
  • Georgina Campbell’s Ireland Irish Breakfast Award 2009 Country House Category
  • Karen Brown’s Readers Choice Award 2007 ‘Warmest Welcome’
  • Recommended by The Michelin Guide Great Britain and Ireland 2013
  • Recommended by Alistair Sawday’s Ireland Guide
  • Recommended by Alistair Sawday’s Canopy & Stars
  • Member of Good Food Ireland
  • Member of The Hidden Ireland
  • Member of The Great Fishing Houses of Ireland
  • Member of Hip Hotels