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1 room, 2 adults

The elbowroom escape

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Ballinclea, Donard, Wicklow, Ireland

Mountain Donard lodge with restaurant
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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  • It was in a beautiful location! However there was not much communication between the…Feb 24, 2020
  • The garden and property are so lovely. Enjoyed the cozy little dining cabin that's well…May 13, 2019

The elbowroom escape

More Info: 6823 2342

from S$161
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Superior Double Room
  • Deluxe Quadruple Room

What’s around The elbowroom escape


  • Russborough House - 11.7 mi / 18.8 km
  • Wicklow Mountains National Park - 13.3 mi / 21.4 km
  • Lugnaquilla - 14.5 mi / 23.3 km
  • Upper Lake - 23.8 mi / 38.4 km

Getting around

  • Dublin Airport (DUB) - 55 min drive
  • Sallins and Naas Station - 31 min drive
  • Newbridge Station - 35 min drive
  • Athy Station - 35 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 cabins
  • Arranged over


  • Check-in time noon-3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Ireland may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 3:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours will receive an email with special check-in instructions and key retrieval information. The host will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle from 6:30 AM to 9:30 PM*


  • Free onsite self parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

The manager

The manager

Speaks: English.

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 517
  • Conference space size (meters) - 48
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Year Built - 1840
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the cabin

Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding
  • Memory foam mattress
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

The elbowroom escape’s small print

Also known as

  • elbowroom escape Lodge Donard
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  • The elbowroom escape Lodge Donard


The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds, rollaway/extra beds, and access to the hot springs. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

This property accepts credit cards.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 20 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 140 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The elbowroom escape

  • Does The elbowroom escape offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, The elbowroom escape does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The elbowroom escape?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at The elbowroom escape?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at The elbowroom escape?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The elbowroom escape?
    You can check in from noon - 3:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near The elbowroom escape?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include toomeys (2.4 mi), moynihans (2.4 mi), and The Meeting Place Community Café (2.4 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by The elbowroom escape?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 6:30 AM to 9:30 PM on request. The charge is EUR 140 per vehicle one-way.
  • What is there to do near The elbowroom escape?
    Recommended spots to visit include Russborough House (11.7 mi) and Wicklow Mountains National Park (13.3 mi), along with Lugnaquilla (14.5 mi) and Upper Lake (23.8 mi).

Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 8 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Perfect escape
amazing surroundings,so peaceful. Stylist minimal bedrooms. Breakfast on the go was delish, lots of locally made produce. Host was lively. can't wait to go back!!
Edel, ie1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
What a gem! If you like to be off the beaten path, in a quiet peaceful environment, this is for you. The room was spotless, bed very comfortable and egg breakfast in cute dining hut was great. Took a nice hike right from the property.
us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Nice hotel for a getaway
Excellent location, with extremely helpful and friendly staff. Went the extra mile to ensure we had everything we needed, we had a really pleasant experience..
Robert, ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
MHM, ie2 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Nathalie, ie1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Philip, gb1 night business trip

The elbowroom escape