We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Liss Ard Estate

Hotwire.comUS$ 133*
View Deal
Certificate of Excellence
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 133*
US$ 133*
US$ 133*
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Professional photos
Liss Ard Estate
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

233 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Liss Ard Estate
See the most recent reviews
Showing 219: English reviews
Northern Ireland
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This was supposed to be the highlight of our trip but I found the place rather cold and unwelcoming. It lacked the charm I'd hoped for and the formal dining room was a strange combination of formality in very modern decor. There was no hot water for a shower. The gardens were lovely though.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank CEBL
Liss E, Public Relations Manager at Liss Ard Estate, responded to this review

Thank you for review, we are very sorry you didn't have a pleasant experience during your stay, it is very unusual to hear it felt unwelcoming. Having no hot water was completely unacceptable and we are very sorry about that. We have spent the last 4 months renovating and we are working very hard to truly make Liss Ard Estate...

Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My rating is more 3.5. This place has so much potential. It could easily be better. The rooms need to be updated. We stayed downstairs in a garden mews room. Like a previous review the bathroom door was very tin, the hot water was only luke warm and we could hear the people upstairs walking around. The evening meal was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Max K
United States
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I have been wanting to visit the Irish Sky Garden ever since learning of it. It is well worth the trip, and the admission charge of 5 EUR is more than fair. Go to the reception desk at the hotel for the key and instructions. It is kind and fair of the hotel to allow non-hotel visitors (as we were)...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank jerseyjoy1
Reviewed 11 September 2016

My husband and stayed her for our 3rd day in Ireland. The staff were all very nice and pleasant. Everything seems to be very peaceful. We took a walk around the grounds and enjoyed every minute. We ate breakfast at the grounds and it was really good. First time for black and white pudding for me and the waitress when...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Joe and Vicki V
Reviewed 1 September 2016

My husband and I stayed in the garden mews, across the courtyard from the main house. The room was just ok, there was only one chair, the bath, shower and toilet were behind a thin screen which you pulled back. I prefer a separate bathroom. The hot water in the shower was luke warm on the first morning and would...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carol N
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I had a brilliant stay here and it was a wonderful experience especially a visit to the sky garden which has to be seen to be believed, no description could do it full justice. We also very much enjoyed our ramble through the woodlands further enhanced by the warm sunshine. The house itself is magnificent, a real...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Loretta E
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We'd stayed in Liss Ard once before, in 2013, and loved it - good food, relaxed atmosphere and beautiful surroundings. It was expensive but worth it. On this visit, a lot had changed. The causal upstairs bistro was replaced by a basement formal dining room - very old school decor and menu that simply was not good value. Food was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Clare D
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Lissard is truly an exceptional place to visit! Stunning location, magnificent views, Amazing restaurant, fantastic staff! My sister had her wedding there. I could not fault the staff! They were amazing to us all! The lodge is equally as impressive! Stunning views! Would highly recommend!! 5star!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank eleanor m
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Recently spent three nights here for a family wedding and I couldn't fault a single thing! Liss Ard offers the most beauful gardens which you could loose yourself in exploring. I stayed in the Lodge which was located right on the lake. it offers the perfect opportunity to escape from reality to sit in peace with breathtaking views. Aside from...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank dmeg4
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We stayed at this beautiful place for a night whilst attending a wedding that was held there. It is a lovely place in a great setting. The staff were very friendly and helpful. I look forward to going back for a longer stay. It is perfect for a wedding.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Knowledge_is_Bliss

102 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (93)
Viewed
Dining (8)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (42)
Viewed
View from Room (6)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Other (27)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
11/06/2017 12/06/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Skibbereen
2.6 km away
The West Cork Hotel
The West Cork Hotel
#1 of 1 in Skibbereen
454 reviews
9.1 km away
Casey's of Baltimore, Hotel
21.9 km away
Maritime Hotel
Maritime Hotel
#1 of 5 in Bantry
1,111 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
16.3 km away
Celtic Ross Hotel
Celtic Ross Hotel
#1 of 1 in Rosscarbery
672 reviews
2.5 km away
Ilenroy House
Ilenroy House
#7 of 12 in Skibbereen
29 reviews
1.8 km away
Marguerites
Marguerites
#5 of 12 in Skibbereen
42 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A historic Georgian property returned to its former glory with furnishings offering a comfortable modern twist. 163 acres of woodlands, lake and waterfalls for our guests and visitors to enjoy. Fifty acre Lough Abisdealy available for fishing, swimming and complimentary rowing boat. We buy all possible produce from within 50 km of Liss Ard and grow our own vegetables in our walled garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Liss Ard Estate

Address: Castletownshend Road, Skibbereen, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Skibbereen
Price Range: ₹ 10,011 - ₹ 14,726 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Liss Ard Estate 4*
Number of rooms: 25
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Priceline, Travelocity and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Liss Ard Estate reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Liss Ard Estate Hotel Skibbereen
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Liss Ard Estate staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Liss Ard Estate staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Sky Garden is only open seasonally so contact the hotel before visiting to ensure it is open.”
jerseyjoy1, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Any room here is perfect, we stayed in a Lake Lodge”
lorettae746, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“To be honest all the rooms look good !”
1922Brighton, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Go for a walk around the lake”
triperella2014, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Get a room in the main house. Do not go to mews”
annJ1137VS, 18 Aug 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Hotwire.com
US$ 133* /night
View Deal
PricelineUS$ 133
Hotels.comUS$ 133
TripAdvisorUS$ 133
View all 8 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates