Ireland’s Powerscourt Hotel Voted One Of World’s Leading Resorts By Top Travel Magazine.
Leading Irish luxury destination Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa has featured as a winner in the 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Awards. With over 300,000 travellers submitting ratings and comments on the world’s hotels, resorts, cruise lines and travel services, the influential awards celebrates the very best of the best. Ranked alongside other leading Irish properties in the influential awards, including Ballyfin in Co. Laois, Ashford Castle in Co. Mayo, and The Shelbourne and Merrion hotels in Dublin, Powerscourt was recognised within the prestigious Top European Resorts category.
Nestled in a thousand acres of ancient woodland and manicured parkland, the opulent County Wicklow resort is located only 30-minutes from central Dublin, and the grand seven-storey Palladian-style hotel is known to be the benchmark by which all Irish accommodation is measured.Guest experience is paramount and it's Powerscourt's service standards that elevate the hotel to five star status, matched by a host of amenities including award winning restaurant, Sika.
Additionally, the hotel features two championship level golf courses, a 30,000-square foot luxury spa with 20 treatment rooms by ESPA including a 20-metre Swarovski crystal-lit indoor pool, and more than 10,000 square feet of meeting and conference facilities. Commenting on the win, Powerscourt Hotel Resort & Spa’s General Manager Ian Wynne said: “We couldn’t be more delighted with our achievement in the awards, and thank Condé Nast Traveler readers for voting for Powerscourt. The award within the Top Resort category is testament to the unparalleled levels of service which we give our guests, and reinforces our position amongst the world’s leading hotels and resorts.