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Clontarf Castle Hotel

#18 of 172 Hotels in Dublin
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Castle Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin D3, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cork
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really enjoyed our stay, staff could not have been more helpful and friendly. Hotel was clean and in a lovely location. Food was on the more expensive end but worth it and is ideal for a short trip. Will definitely return!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived to a lovely welcome from the receptionists, extremely efficient, friendly and courteous. Our room was inviting, extremely clean ( thanks to Aurora, who was also extremely helpful), the bed was to die for, extremely extremely comfortable. We had an issue with electrics which was resolved immediately. I must commend the hotel management, the staff from bar assistants, to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked here for one night for our 27th Wedding anniversary. It definitely has the wow factor on arriving into the car park. Very pleasant receptionist welcomed us and we made our way to our executive room, what a room with a four poster bed. Mrs was well impressed. We then received a visit from the waiter who delivered a... More 

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Myself and my daughter stayed for just 1 night at this amazing hotel, we only wish it had been longer ! The whole hotel is exceptionally well maintained and spotlessly clean with efficient friendly staff !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff was friendly, room and hotel was GORGEOUS, plus there were fireplaces everywhere! My husband and I plan to go back for our 10 year anniversary. The restaurant in the hotel was really nice and fairly priced. Also, we LOVED the room service. You can basically order everything under the sun to be sent to your room. The only downside... More 

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DHennessyClontarf, General Manager at Clontarf Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Samantha E, Congratulations and we hope that you are enjoying married life. Thank you sincerely for taking the time and trouble to write this lovely review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. Thank you for choosing to stay at Clontarf Castle Hotel as part of your honeymoon break and we are delighted to hear that you and your husband had such... More 

Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clontarf castle impressed me the minute the taxi pulled into the carpark... Wow! Upon check-in service was first class. The room was quite large, and very well equipped, complete with guest wi-fi and decorated with an impressive illuminated purple perspex and wooden panelled feature. My only issue, which to be fair isnt really a major issue is that we booked... More 

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DHennessyClontarf, General Manager at Clontarf Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nick G, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and share your experiences with us from your recent stay. I was delighted to hear that you were impressed by the Castle and it’s structure from the minute you arrives and I would like to thank you for your lovely comments... More 

Edmonton, Canada
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Overall good experience. Don't upgrade to a suite as it's not worth your money and hotel is a long ways from anything.... But it had North American plug ins!!!, was very clean, great atmosphere and fantastic hot wings and nachos. There is even a small dungeon room you can sit in for drinks that is very private. If you are... More 

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Dear Doti07, Thank you for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and for sharing your experiences with us from your stay in April. I was delighted to hear that you had a great stay at Clontarf Castle Hotel and that you were impressed with the Hotel’s universal plug in each room, atmosphere and cleanliness. I... More 

Dublin, Ireland
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I had the misfortune to (almost) have a snack in the restaurant/bar of the Clontarf Castle Hotel in Dublin.With the benefit of hindsight, I guess seeing the tables which had not been cleared after previous diners should have been a clear warning of things to come.Nobody came to take our order after waiting several minutes, so my... More 

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DHennessyClontarf, General Manager at Clontarf Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear JOE K, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with some feedback in relation to your recent experience at Clontarf Castle. I am delighted that you have given us this feedback, yet equally disappointed with your experience as it is clear that we have not met your expectations or our service promise. Please accept my sincerest apology... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a fab place. Great ambiance and great service all round. The place is so well set up on the grounds so an ancient castle. Very well managed and a great selection on the menu. A very Special place to stay. Definitely go back when I'm Dublin again.

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DHennessyClontarf, General Manager at Clontarf Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Niall G, Thank you very much for this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and for sharing your experiences with us from your stay in July. I was thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay at the Hotel and in particular that you were impressed with the Hotel’s ambience, service and food offerings. I have passed all of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Me and my Fiancé stayed here for 1 night on Monday 20th July. We only had a fleeting visit but would definitely come back to this hotel again. It's such a great hotel to look at, the decor inside is first class. The staff were great and very helpful. We had a meal in the knights bar and that was... More 

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Dear Robert D, On behalf of the management and staff at Clontarf Castle Hotel I would like to take this opportunity to thank you sincerely for taking the time to write this amazing review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. The public areas in the Hotel including the lobby, bar and restaurant have all undergone a recent refurbishment and it is so... More 

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