Damien Bastiat, general manager of Ballyfin Hotel in Co Laois. “Time and space are the ultimate luxuries. There will be a maximum of 24 guests in a 40,000 sq ft hotel.” Photograph: Alan Betson

The new Fáilte Ireland operating guidelines for hotels released this week will pose specific challenges for Ireland’s 36 five-star properties, which j(...)

The super luxe Ballyfin Demesne, Co Laois

Small But Perfect TripAdvisor has named its Top 10 Small Irish Hotels 2018, with the super luxe Ballyfin Demesne, Co Laois taking the top spot. Other(...)