Viewmount House

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Dublin Road, Longford, Longford,
Mrs Beryl Kearney
T: +353(0)433341919

Viewmount House is a majestic period house set in four acres of idyllic gardens on the edge of Longford Town and home to multi-award winning VM Restaurant. Viewmount House offers luxury individually styled suites and bedrooms with antique furniture.

Viewmount House is a beautiful historic house built in 1620 by Lord Aungier Baron of Longford. The house was converted to Georgian style mid 1700's by Thomas Packenham. This beautiful historic house is set in four acres of idyllic gardens. In this tranquil setting it is difficult to believe that you are less than one kilometre from Longford town centre.

The house has been tastefully refurbished with flair and sensitivity. Climb the elegant white staircase surrounded by walls of warm red to magnificent bedrooms with period furniture, antique beds, wooden floors, woven rugs and views over gardens, local golf club and surrounding countryside. Each bedroom has its own character and style. Six new suites also individually styled have been added.

Wonderful freshly cooked breakfasts are served from an extensive menu in the stylish dining room with its vaulted ceilings, pine wood block flooring and Georgian blue walls.

These days its VM Restaurant at Viewmount House that is claiming the headline with head chef Gary O'Hanlon, having won many awards including Restaurant of the year with Ireland Guide, Top 100 restaurants with McKenna Guides, and best hotel restaurant Leinster RAI.