Friday September 25, 2020

The finer details

From handmade chocolates to bespoke pillow sprays, what makes a hotel experience that extra bit special? Jessie Collins looks at Irish hotels offering those luxurious details that can turn a good stay into a great one

2nd December, 2018

There probably isn’t enough space to list all the extra luxuries you can find at Adare Manor, which has become something of a gold standard in terms of Ireland’s new hotel landscape. Perhaps one of the most extravagant is the the Manor Butler, who comes courtesy of a stay in one of the Signature Suites. Billed as “your dedicated personal assistant for the duration of your stay”, your butler is on hand to help with...

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