Kelly’s Resort Hotel is a deluxe family run 4-star hotel located on the waterfront in Rosslare, and enjoys vistas out over a sandy beach and out to the Irish Sea. Four generations of family have been running the hotel since 1895 and it has a long established reputation as a premier seaside getaway in Ireland, with a tradition of great service. Kelly’s has a unique formula, combining warm hospitality, relaxation, sumptuous food, superb location and vistas and plenty of activities for those who want to engage in them. A truly fine resort hotel.
It is only a two minute walk to the beach so is ideal for those looking for a seaside getaway. Awaiting guests is a unique quality of relaxed professionalism, they strive to provide an ambience where relaxation is encouraged. The walls in the hotel feature an extensive collection of Irish art, international artists as well as an original Andy Warhol, one of the best exhibits of traditional art outside of a public gallery.
The modern guest rooms are bright and spacious, with a nice homely feel. These well designed rooms are both comfortable and stylish with light tones, crisp linens, rich furnishings and furniture. The rooms are well appointed with extra attention to detail and additional touches to make a stay more memorable. Many of the rooms enjoy coastal and beach vistas.
Diners are spoilt for choice here with three restaurants on-site ranging from casual to dining. The chic La Marine Bistro, has a cosy fireplace and the beautiful zinc bar draw guests in to savour the relaxed and friendly atmosphere. It offers casual dining and focuses on cuisine that is full of flavour but uncomplicated, with an emphasis on fresh fish dishes.
The elegant Beaches Restaurant is an award winning restaurant, serving traditional classic dishes with a modern influence in its formal but traditional dining room, a real gastronomic experience. Food is sourced from local ingredients and produce. The in-house bakery produces daily all the bread, rolls, confectionary and desserts, absolutely delicious. They are well known for their expansive and interesting wine list that compliments the menu.
The Ivy Room provides guests with the option of a lighter buffet for breakfast and lunch. Looking out over the exquisite gardens it is a pretty and relaxing setting. Guests can also enjoy complimentary afternoon tea/coffee and cakes daily at 4.00pm.
Live entertainment is a regular feature and a part of the tradition here at Kelly’s, in their quest for providing a complete destination. The resident band is located in the Ivy Room and has a different theme each night.
There are extensive leisure facilities available to guests including, both indoor and outdoor tennis courts, lawn bowling, jogging tracks and minigolf on the grounds.
The Aqua Club is a fitness centre with state of the art gym equipment. There are also two swimming pools. The highly regarded SeaSpa is simply stunning, comfortable and stylish, offering a range of health and beauty treatments all carried out by qualified therapists, the focus here is on health and well-being. Guests will enjoy the peaceful and tranquil setting and afterwards will leave refreshed and invigorated. There is also a sauna, jacuzzi, ice fountain, outdoor hot tub, heated loungers, seaweed bath and mud chamber, all guests needs will be met here.