While travel aficionados may be familiar with the amazing luxury suites that Ireland's best 5-Star hotels have to offer, some suites are slightly under the radar, and those in the know are snapping them up right now for that unique presidential penthouse experience.
The iconic Princess Grace suite at Dublin's Shelbourne Hotel is probably Ireland's best-known suite; the Marker Hotel in Dublin also has a spectacular presidential suite on the 5th floor with uninterrupted views of the Grand Canal.
Over in Mayo at Ashford Castle, there's the Reagan Presidential Suite in the oldest wing of the castle with an original fireplace and antique George III style four-poster bed.
But what are Ireland's less frequently mentioned Luxury Suites that also offer that champagne lifestyle?
Here are our top 10 Picks:
The ultra-private Presidential Suite, home to Dublin's most prominent visitors, occupies a secluded wing of the Westbury hotel. Spaciousness and understated opulence define the ultra-chic bar, dining area and lounge, while the vast marble-clad bathroom includes steam room and sauna. A private butler can take care of the rest.
The sophisticated split level College Suite includes a wrap around private balcony with stunning views of Trinity College Dublin and College Green, spacious living room, a full dining room with seating for up to eight guests, a luxurious bedroom with a king-sized heavenly bed, dressing area, and a Italian marble en-suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and rain fall shower, a study, private exercise area and a Nordic steam room.
Step into luxury in the 3,000 sq ft Penthouse at Aghadoe includes private lift access, two large bedrooms, a large open plan living and dining area, a butlers kitchen and study. Outside the wrap around terrace boasts outstanding views of the Lakes of Killarney to be enjoyed from its bespoke dining area from the comfort of a private Jacuzzi.
The adjacent chef's kitchen is ideal for bespoke private dining, corporate events and social gatherings. The suite's resourceful design allows the space to easily be adapted from a private hideaway for two to a perfect entertainment venue for up to 60 guests.
The opulent Linda Evangelista penthouse suite expands to over 120sq meters. and guests can enjoy their own private seated terrace overlooking Lough Atalia, and a spacious separate living area with the option of private dining up to six people.
What really sets this suite apart is the level of luxury you can enjoy while relaxing. The centerpiece of your spacious bedroom is enhanced by a beautifully mirrored bathroom. In it you'll find a statement Vileroy & Boch standalone bathtub with full views of the lake
This oversized suite offers 2500sq foot of space and has a large reception area with guest cloakroom, Butler's Kitchen and guest restroom, which leads into the beautiful open plan lounge and TV room.
A separate dining room offer the choice of private dining or entertaining during your stay. The dining room converts to a fully functional twin bedroom with en-suite shower room if required.
The Super King Size Master Bedroom includes a luxurious en-suite bathroom with plasma screen TV and steam shower. Full height double doors lead from the bedroom and living room to a large, wrap around balcony, which features a unique internal glass terrace from which to enjoy the spectacular views in all weather conditions.
With An impressive 1,200 square feet, this exclusive suite is lavishly decorated with antique furnishings and classical décor. A welcome hall leads to an extensive Drawing Room ideal for relaxing or for private meetings.
The Master Bedroom features a King Size Bed with plush textiles, silk drapery, and an open fire. Incorporated into the Master Suite are two distinctly designed "His and Hers" bathrooms.
The Presidential suite at Knockranny House in Westport is dressed with antique furniture and fine art alongside modern amenities, and comfort is the focus.
The most breathtaking aspect of this Presidential suite is the spectacular views of Croagh Patrick and Clew Bay. There are state of the art LCD flat screens, integrated sound systems and the latest technology.
A five-minute walk from the shores of the beautiful River Shannon, in the heart of Athlone's lively town, is the modern Sheraton hotel. Its 12 storeys glazed tower has fast become a local landmark, and the centrepiece of this is the stunning presidential suite.
What's not to like about crystal chandeliers and a pink theme? There's the feel of chic, ultra-modern luxe with a marble bathroom and a dining table area and panoramic outside balcony.
The well-considered lighting, beautiful river views and sleek spiral staircase give this suite a completely international feel, and the floor to ceiling windows is a complete showstopper.
Sumptuous suite with a large bowed sitting room with curved windows looking out to beautiful views over the fountain and the Pleasure Grounds. The decorative theme of the suite is determined by a series of eighteenth-century Chinese wallpaper panels.,
The penthouse at the Fitzwilliam Hotel is almost 2,000 square feet – and perched right on top of one of the best-located hotel in Dublin. From the deep shag pile rugs laid over rich fired acacia wood on the floor to the unique sculptured tacilated ceiling, this is a showpiece of design excellence.
Every element has been carefully chosen, every piece of Italian furniture, the lighting, the hideaway giant TV, the hidden second bed in the study and the elliptical limestone bath in the main bathroom.