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Temple Gate Hotel

There is no better place to explore County Clare than from the Temple Gate Hotel in Ennis. Built on the site of a 19th century Convent of Mercy, the hotel claims a rich history that is evidenced by their uniquely designed rooms and facilities. Temple Gate Hotel places guests on the threshold of Ireland’s scenic West and is just a short drive from iconic highlights such as the majestic Cliffs of Moher, the Burren, and historic Bunratty Castle. As the heart of a celebrated music county, Ennis boasts an array of pubs and performance spaces filled with live entertainment. A stay at Temple Gate Hotel ensures that all visitors will be fully immersed in the traditions and culture of Ireland.

Rooms & Amenities

The Temple Gate offers 70 beautifully appointed guestrooms that create an atmosphere of classical elegance. All bedrooms include a full range of modern facilities and guests can choose between Classic, Executive, and Junior Suite room types.

All Guestrooms Feature:

  • Crisp White Linens & Duck Down Duvet
  • Sheer Lux Mattress Topper
  • Complimentary WiFi Access
  • Multi-Channel TV
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Laundry Service

Dining

Legends Restaurant:

Legends Restaurant at the Temple Gate Hotel has been the recipient of the prestigious AA Rosette Award every year since its conception in 1996. The fine establishment offers a casual culinary experience that places the greatest importance on using local producers and artisanal sources. Together with their excellent customer service, this makes Legends Restaurant the perfect stop for dinner.

Preachers Pub:

The Temple Gate Hotel’s Preachers Pub sports a beautiful traditional theme throughout. With a variety of snug split-level seating areas, painted wood-paneled walls, drapes, and warm lighting, the space urges guests to unwind with a delicious menu item or pint of beer. Traditional Irish music sessions only add to the intimate atmosphere, and can be enjoyed regularly.