Aghadoe Heights Hotel & Spa
Set among verdant mountains and the Lakes of Killarney, this modern stone structure has a wellness focus (the hotel is home to an Aveda spa and staffers encourage guests to explore the nearby national park).
Room to Book: The Lakeside rooms, some of which have freestanding baths and balconies.
Doubles From $297, including breakfast.
Congratulations to Mei Lin, winner of Top Chef Season 12.