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Clontarf Castle Hotel

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

Had the most delicious afternoon tea today, beautiful savouries and tasty cakes. The service was perfect, very personal and welcoming.Danny looked after us when we arrived and handed us over to Mandi who was excellent not only with looking after our needs but also very informative after what else was on offer in the hotel. We have had afternoon tea... More 

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mount pleasant, WI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the most amazing hotel we've ever stayed at. Walking into this Castle Hotel takes you back. Its Classic and its Modern. The original structure is part of the entrance, area to sit, where you have breakfast or dinner or even an afternoon coffee or tea. The rooms are great- and there is no comparison to the atmosphere. If... More 

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

Dear Tim c Thank you so much for posting such a fantastic review on our hotel following your recent visit. We work very hard to ensure that the product and services that we offer our guests exceed their expectations, so its really nice to read such positive feedback. I have shared your comments with the team, and we all look... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A super hotel only 5 minutes taxi ride from the centre of Dublin. Everything about it was fantastic from the staff to the super comfy beds. Graham the barman was particularly fab, attentive with a great sense of humour.

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

Dear Simon M Thank you so much for such a positive review following your recent stay with us. In particular thank you for your very kind comments on the great service that you received during your stay. We hope to get the opportunity to look after you again very soon. More 

Omagh, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place for a Sunday lunch. The food is really delicious and great atmosphere. Very clean and friendly staff. Free parking on site which is helpful. We booked prior to going and the staff were very friendly. Would defo go back with the family and friends

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

Dear Anto32009 Thank you for posting your review on your recent dining experience in Fahrenheit Restaurant. We have only recently launched our Sunday lunch offering in Fahrenheit, and the feedback to date has been extremely positive. we look forward to seeing you again very soon. More 

ireland
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second stay at Clontarf Castle and from the moment we arrived at the reception we were given a warm and sincere welcome. It was a pleasure to meet Jason and the staff who represented the hotel with 5 star professionalism. I always give credit when credit is due and my expectations of what to expect in 4... More 

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

Dear Fiddlertess Thank you for posting such an amazing review following your recent stay here with us at Clontarf Castle. In particular your comments relating to the service you received and the quality of food offering across all of the dining spaces were very encouraging, and have been shared with the team. Thank you again for such a strong endorsement,... More 

Letterkenny, Ireland
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77 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Recently stayed midweek for a family wedding. Once you walk into the impressive lobby of this hotel you know you are in for a treat. Tucked into a little pocket of Clontarf, you forget you are in a city as soon as you walk in the door. The room was clean and well-furnished-the travel cot we had requested for our... More 

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

Dear Northern_highlights Thank you for posting your review following a recent visit to the Castle for a family wedding. I was delighted to read that your overall experience with us was an enjoyable one, and thank you for your kind comments in relation to the staff that you met throughout your stay. We have a fantastic team of hardworking and... More 

Dublin
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself and my wife frequent here every now and again and it is a very nice relaxing bar with good service. We have had the bar food which is very good. The staff are friendly and proffessional and in particular, Keith who is very good. As we are from Dublin we have never stayed here but would recommend the hotel... More 

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

Dear PHY101 Thank you for posting your recent review on your experiences in Knights Bar. As you know Clontarf Castle has a very loyal trade from the local community, and this is something that we are very aware and appreciative of, so it is really nice to receive positive feedback such as yours. Your kind comments have been passed on... More 

Burke, Virginia
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A unique blend of an old castle and a modern hotel. Our room was on the ground floor, comfortable, and quiet, but the bathroom was terrible. It had a cruise ship size shower in one corner and a full sized tub w/o a shower in the other. Weird. This is a stop for CIE tours and two groups were in... More 

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

Dear CPAReviewlady Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay here at the Castle. Your comments in relation to your bathroom have been noted, and shared with our maintenance team. I was disappointed to read your comments in relation to your dining experience in Fahrenheit restaurant. In general the feedback we get on the... More 

Dublin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had our wedding reception here 50 years ago and back again because of that. We were upgraded to a fabulous suite. Every staff member we met could not have been more friendly and helpful. The food, dinner and breakfast was excellent. By far the best 4 star hotel I have stayed in.

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

Dear JimOCDublin Thank you so much for posting such a positive review following your recent celebration here at the Castle. We were delighted to get the opportunity to take care of you and your family, and we look forward to welcoming you all back in the future. More 

Ireland
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As a last minute surprise to my husband I booked us in here for the night as we were going to a concert in the helix. When we saw our deluxe double room (think they call their standard rooms deluxe) we were so disappointed. Dark, small, with a window facing a brick wall and what used to be a window... More 

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

Dear Buffster301 Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your recent stay at the Castle. I was disappointed to read that you were unhappy with the room initially allocated to you, but pleased to see that our Front Office team reacted appropriately and secured you an alternative room. We have been upgrading the Castle over the... More 

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