Ireland by Appointment, an independent ‘go to’ based in County Clare, committed to sharing your story with the story of the island of Ireland, through travel, connection, care and Irish hospitality. Designing trips and experiences, looking after all details from small to specialised requests, we are here for you in Ireland.

Niamh Long

Niamh Long

Niamh has over thirty years management experience in hospitality, sales and marketing, tourism, destination management and ground services in Ireland, The United Kingdom and America and is a graduate of Shannon College of Hotel Management in her native Clare. With a great understanding of creating unforgettable experiences and events and going the extra mile. Resourceful, well connected and innovative, her enthusiasm and knowledge of Ireland and surpassing client expectations makes her ideal for creating and delivering wonderful Irish experiences.

With a genuine passion for people and their interests, matched with an in-depth knowledge and pride of Ireland and all it has to offer and a keen attention to detail. Niamh will ensure Ireland is enjoyed in the true spirit of it’s hospitality, culture, comfort and connection, at the right pace creating meaningful memories, with a sense of place and peace of mind.

Call Niamh directly on +353 87 667 8672 or email

Michelle Kelly

Michelle has over twenty years’ experience in online and traditional marketing and operations, designing and delivering conference, hospitality and incentive programmes and is a graduate of Equine Science, University of Limerick. She has spent many years involved in Ireland’s thoroughbred industry, gaining extensive contacts and insights within the industry. With origins firmly in County Kildare, known as Irelands ‘Thoroughbred County’, Michelle is enthusiastic about sharing her knowledge and expertise.

With a strong background in operations and administration with various prestigious companies, a keen eye for detail and a can do attitude Michelle will ensure Ireland is enjoyed by clients with due care and is passionate about hospitality and high standards, delivering events and experiences, from the challenging to the unusual.

Call Michelle directly on +353 87 654 8576 or email

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