In a beautiful, quiet location with mountain views, Pilgrims Rest is a charming, country-house hotel next to Mount Melleray Abbey, with en suite rooms.

The family-run Pilgrims Rest Hotel is close to the Blackwater River for fishing and 20 minutes from Dungarvan and Clonmel. The villages of Cappoquin and Lismore are nearby.

Every room is equipped with a private bathroom equipped with a bath. The Pilgrims Rest Hotel features free WiFi. A flat-screen TV is featured. Complimentary tea, coffee and fresh milk is available in the guest lounge. A continental breakfast is available for a surcharge.

Lismore is 4.3 miles from The Pilgrims Rest Hotel, and Cappoquin can be reached in a 5-minute drive. Dungarvan and Clonmel are approximately 9.3 miles away. Cork and Waterford Airports are within 1 hour by car.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.5 for a two-person trip.

The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) has been welcoming guests since 20 Nov 2009.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
  • Good afternoon.I would like to book 3, 4, 5 Sept (double room) We stayed in '19.However I see that the booking is non refundable. What happens if the Festival does not go ahead or if there is a further lockdown. I would very much appreciate your help. Our friends, Mary & Maire have just booked.
    I believe you are already booked in, Kind regards, David
    Answered on 25 March 2021
  • Hi, we have two children aged 20 and 18. Is it OK to book/
    18+ is regarded as an Adult. Kind regards, Reception
    Answered on 30 July 2021
  • Is their a breakfast
    Breakfast is available at €10
    Answered on 7 March 2020
Hotel surroundings *
Facilities of The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only)
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Additional toilet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden view
  • View
  • Garden
  • Tumble dryer
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • Smoke alarms
    • Adult only
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Carpeted
    • Heating
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages spoken
    • English

    House rules

    The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) takes special requests - add in the next step!


    15:00 - 21:00


    08:00 - 11:00


    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children are not allowed.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Bankcard The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

    In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    Please inform The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    FAQs about The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only)

    • Room options at The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) include:

      • Single
      • Double
      • Twin

    • The prices at The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) is 4.3 miles from the centre of Lismore.

    • The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Check-in at The Pilgrims Rest Hotel (Adults Only) is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.