Hotel Ard Na Sidhe is a Victorian mansion dating from 1872. 'Ard na Sidhe' means the fairy hill. The hotel gardens overlook Lake Caragh and have won a number of awards. The gardens feature a rock garden, Tree Fern Glade and a number of rare trees and shrubs.
Gardens to visit while staying at Hotel Ard Na Sidhe include Muckross House and Garden, Ilnacullin Garden and The Way the Fairies Went.