Whether you fancy looking out onto a lakeside vista in Kerry or a panoramic cityscape in Belfast, Ireland’s got several hotels with their very own outdoor hot tubs for when you just need to treat yourself.
Hotels in Ireland with their very own outdoor hot tubs
A hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub overlooking Lough Leane
Situated on the Ring of Kerry, Aghadoe Heights – a gorgeous spa resort along Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way – is the ideal place to enjoy some peace and tranquility.
Take advantage of the surrounding views by staying in one of the Lake Side rooms, as the landscape windows and private balconies command views of the 25,000 acres of National Parkland.
The spa at Aghadoe Heights rests atop a hill, boasting unrivalled views of Lough Leane. The thermal suite features four heat cabins, a tropical rain shower, mist shower and deluge shower, as well as heated mosaic loungers to relax your muscles.
Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa
A hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub overlooking Kenmare Bay
Set on a stunning 500 acre estate, this 17th-century manor house and spa hotel – with an outdoor hot tub – is ideally located on the doorstep of Kenmare Bay along the Ring of Kerry and the Wild Atlantic Way.
If you feel like splurging, there are a selection of elegant suites to choose from at Parknasilla Resort & Spa, including the Princess Grace Suite. Named after the hotel’s most glamorous guest who visited in the summer of 1961, it’s fit for a princess.
The hotel’s spa has been recently developed and boats 12 treatment rooms, thermal suite and best of all, an outdoor hot tub overlooking Kenmare Bay and the Kerry Mountains.
Parknasilla Resort & Spa
A hotel in Northern Ireland with a 12-man outdoor hot tub and a thermal spa village
Set on 163 acres of green parkland along the North Antrim Coast, this gorgeous country house hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub is just a five-minute drive from the golf course.
The charming standard rooms at Galgorm Resort & Spa are housed in the original building, decorated in a traditional style overlooking either the manor countryside estate or the River Maine. Upgrade for a more contemporary feel and luxurious amenities.
Unwind in the hotel’s incredible thermal spa village with the infinity hydrotherapy pool, snow cabin, Celtic sauna and 12-man outdoor hot tub, next to the beautifully landscaped Spa Garden with olive trees from Tuscany.
An elegant Victorian hotel in Ireland with a giant outdoor hot tub
This elegant Victorian hotel with an outdoor hot tub dates back to 1897, situated on 12 acres of scenic grounds overlooking Kenmare Bay and the Cork and Kerry Mountains.
The luxury rooms – complete with 100% goose down pillows and antique furniture – overlook the perfectly manicured greenery, and many boast their own private garden or balcony.
The outdoor facilities at Park Kenmare are second-to-none, and ideal for taking in the spectacular natural beauty of the area. Pay a visit to the 18-hole golf course, outdoor vitality pool (basically a giant outdoor hot tub) or the yoga pavilion.
A luxury hotel in Northern Ireland with an outdoor rooftop hot tub
Housed in a former bank and original Grade A listed building, this grand Victorian hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub is located in the heart of Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter.
Art deco-style rooms at The Merchant Hotel are furnished with pillow top king-size beds, walk-in showers and Carrara marble walls, while the sumptuous Victorian Suites boast four poster beds, silk curtains and antique furniture.
The hotel’s fabulous thermal area features a rock sauna, steam room and incredible eight-person hot tub on the rooftop. Make sure you enjoy the bubbles as you take in the panoramic city views over the river Lagan.
The Merchant Hotel
A family-run lakeside hotel with an outdoor hot tub in Ireland
This beautiful family-run hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub has been welcoming guests to its lakeside property since 1820, against the backdrop of Killarney National Park.
You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing a spectacular room at The Lake Hotel, be it one that overlooks the dreamy Lough Lein or the forest areas where wild deer roam freely.
Get ready to admire the picturesque views of woodlands, mountains and a 12th-century castle, all from the luxury of the hotel’s generous outdoor hot tub – there’s really nothing quite like it.
The Lake Hotel
A country house hotel with an outdoor hot tub in Ireland
This cosy country house hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub is set on over six acres of landscaped gardens in Tralee, and is a calming retreat nestled in the heart of the Kerry countryside.
The charming, individually-designed bedrooms at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa overlook the Slieve Mish Mountains and are furnished with antiques. You’re even treated to an evening turndown service, adding that extra touch of luxury to your stay.
Set at the foot of the Kerry Mountains, the spa is surrounded by gardens to ensure you are at one with the scenic nature of the area. After all, what could be more relaxing than soaking your troubles away in the outdoor hot tub?
Ballygarry Estate Hotel & Spa
A hotel in Ireland with a Canadian outdoor hot tub overlooking Eyre Square
Overlooking the world-famous Eyre Square, this historical spa hotel in Galway first opened its doors in 1852, and has been welcoming guests to its prime city-centre location ever since.
Why not spend a night or two in a suite at Hotel Meyrick? Junior Suites are decorated in a graceful Victorian style with grand sash windows and beautiful Italian marble bathrooms. Upgrade to an Executive Suite and you’ll enjoy views of the square or the bay.
To truly spoil yourself, why not unwind in the hotel’s luxury spa? The onsite leisure facility features a Jacuzzi, hammam and our personal favourite, the Canadian outdoor hot tub – the only way to unwind after a day exploring the city.
Top your spa weekend off with a spot of afternoon tea in the Parlour Lounge; served in front of the fine marble fireplace, it’s an elegant and indulgent affair, and you can even make a day of it by adding a glass of Prosecco.
A hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub along the Wild Atlantic Way
One of the finest spa hotels in Kerry, at Dingle Skellig Hotel you’ll be staying on the most westerly peninsula in Europe along the famous Wild Atlantic Way.
Go all out and check into the Eask Suite, a stunning south-facing room that boasts its own sitting room, private balcony, stand-alone bath and power steam shower.
The Peninsula Spa offers one of the most spectacular views of Dingle Harbour and Bay, as well as a luxury relaxation suite, eucalyptus steam room, Finnish sauna and best of all, a spacious outdoor hot tub.
Hotel Dingle Skellig
A hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub and Japanese garden
Situated 25 minutes outside Limerick city centre in 20 acres of scenic parkland, this luxe spa hotel offers beautiful views of the Woodcock Mountains to go alongside your R&R.
While you’re there, treat yourself to a luxurious night’s sleep in one of the plush Junior Suites. Kitted out with sumptuous king-size beds and sleek Nespresso machines and overlooking the manicured gardens, they’re the perfect backdrop to your weekend of pampering.
What girly weekend is complete without a spot of afternoon tea? Served in the Porters Restaurant, the tasty selection includes cakes, dainty finger sandwiches and scones paired with clotted cream and strawberry jam. If you fancy splurging, you can add a glass of chilled Prosecco or a delicious cocktail.
The stylish full-service spa at Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa boasts an incredible thermal suite, where you can enjoy tropical showers or a soak in the outdoor hot tub. When you’ve finished your treatments, unwind in the relaxation suite with fresh fruits and juices as you look out onto the peaceful Japanese garden area.
Radisson Blu Hotel and Spa Limerick
A spa hotel with an outdoor hot tub in Ireland on 21 acres of woodland walks
Dunboyne Castle Hotel & Spa is tucked away in a grand estate dating back to 1764, boasting over 21 acres of spectacular grounds and woodland walks.
Feel like treating yourself? The Synolda Suite is the only guest room in the Georgian House and occupies the entire top floor, featuring a king-size four-poster bed, deep soaker bathtub and toiletries from The Handmade Soap Company.
Enjoy some well-deserved TLC in in the Seoid Spa, where you can split your time between the hydrotherapy pool, thermal suite, Turkish Hammam and of course the outdoor hot tub.
Dunboyne Castle Hotel And Spa
A classic country house hotel with an outdoor hot tub in Ireland
Why not pay a visit to the idyllic Cooley Peninsula, where you’ll find this gorgeous spa hotel in Ireland with an outdoor hot tub right at the gateway of Newry and Belfast?
Decorated in the style of a classic Irish country house hotel, the rooms at Carrickdale Hotel & Spa boast views over the manicured landscaped gardens or mountains, and come complete with all the luxury mod cons you could ever need.
The pièce de résistance is the Serenity Spa where you can unwind in the Canadian outdoor hot tub facing the sprawling grounds, or you can take a dip in the plunge pool after enjoying some holistic massage treatments.