The Cliff House Hotel is an intimate, Relais Chateaux five star luxury hotel sewn into the coast, overlooking the historic village of Ardmore, in West Waterford. Its gardens, terrace and balconies seem literally to trickle down the cliffs. The Cliff House Hotel in Waterford is distinguished as much for its design and sea views as for the spa experience and the region's most exquisite food, the House Restaurant is a One Michelin Star Restaurant where you can enjoy a delicious mix of Irish cuisine and international cooking expertise. This 39 bedroom jewel is at once holiday and hideaway. The hotel interiors draw an extraordinary landscape inwards. Palettes of marine blue, fuchsia, aubergine and sea green evoke the surrounding Waterford countryside. So close is the sea, you'll feel like a passenger on an ocean liner. Step inside one of the luxury bedrooms and you'll find original Irish art, elegant furniture, internet access and a great night's sleep. Almost all of the luxury accommodation features private balconies or terraces overlooking the Irish Sea. Try a few lengths in the sea from the comfort of the hotel steps, ideal for that up-coming triathlon or for a slightly more relaxed activity try sea kayaking or walking. There is also the opportunity for biking, rock climbing, experiencing Ireland’s most unique golf hole or going whale watching. The Cliff House Hotel is as true to the trusted service standards of yesteryear as the subtle, stylish comforts expected by you, the 21st century guest.