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Clontarf Castle Hotel

#21 of 174 Hotels in Dublin
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4.0 of 5
Castle Avenue | Clontarf, Dublin D3, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our group was met by the Manager Cormac who exuded confidence and a quiet charm.We were introduced to Karen who just brightened our whole experience of Afternoon Tea.The attention to detail, our comfort and our requests were met with speedy attention and an effortless professionalism.The food was delicious and there was more than enough for our group.It makes such a... More 

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

Dear DollyLava, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and sharing your experience with us. I was delighted to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit to Clontarf Castle Hotel, especially that you enjoyed your experience in Knight’s Bar. I have passed your kind comments on to Cormac, Karen and all... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great choice of hotel for a family trip to Dublin. Stunning entrance to reception area and spacious family room on top floor. Staff could not have been more friendly and helpful, taking the time to do a treasure hunt with the children even when the hotel was busy. This hotel is a hidden gem set in a quiet suburb within... More 

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

Dear sinead7564, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. I was delighted to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us, it was especially encouraging to hear that you were particularly impressed by our staff at the Hotel. I really hope we... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clontarf Castle is a beautiful hotel for whoever is looking to enjoy dublin without being too close to the center. A lovely hotel, in a renovated old castle and a very calm neighborhood. The staff was great, and rooms were clean and organized. On the Negative side, the rooms with ad-joint doors allowed no privacy and noise was always heard... More 

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

Dear Yara E, Thank you for this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. I was glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, especially that the Hotel’s décor, staff and rooms all exceeded your expectations. Although I was disappointed to hear that you found the rooms with ad-joining door s lacked privacy, within the Hotel we have a selection... More 

Port Perry, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I enjoyed a two night stay with my sister and her family this week. Having lived in Ontario for over 30 years I really appreciate my visits back to Ireland. I have stayed in several great accommodations in the Dublin area but Clontarf Castle will be the one to which I hope to return and bring my husband. The location... More 

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

Dear lovetotravel876, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and for sharing your experiences with us. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed you and your family enjoyed your stay with us here at Clontarf Castle Hotel, especially your kind words in relation to the Hotel’s location, décor and breakfast.... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
19 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will start with the most obvious question, would we return? YES without a doubt. Now to try and submit a fair review I would have to say our stay was not without a few negative grumbles but I did address some of these with Luke on reception and he did his best to resolve them. This hotel is not... More 

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

Dear PhilnSal, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. I was delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Clontarf Castle Hotel and that you would definitely stay with us should you find yourself in Dublin in the future. Our staff here at... More 

Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No surprises. We found the hotel to be a great way to end our first trip to Ireland. Location is in a quiet area of the city near to the airport and major motorway. All in all everything was as we expected.......the property, the staff, the room, the bed, the breakfast, etc. It is a good value and the staff... More 

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

Dear Simmerman, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. It was so encouraging to hear all of your lovely comments in relation to your stay with us, I was especially pleased to hear that the location, room, breakfast and staff all exceeded your expectations. Thank you again for your kind... More 

Belfast, Northern Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for a family break over Easter weekend. Very friendly staff and excellent food. Ten minute straightforward drive into the centre of Dublin. But also close to Howth which has some great fish restaurants.

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

Dear moyola_mark, Thank you so much for this lovely review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. I was so pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. I was delighted that the location was convenient for you and that you enjoyed visiting Howth, which is just a fifteen minute drive from the Hotel. Thank you again for... More 

Saint Charles, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First class hotel in a quiet residential area of Dublin, only minutes from the city center. Impressive renovation of the castle, a modern facility with a medieval theme. Excellent Irish breakfast buffet. All staff were cordial and helpful, but above all else, outstanding service by concierge "Vijay" in arranging tickets to a major Rugby match at Aviva Stadium, and in... More 

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

Dear marggot01, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. I was delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us especially that the décor, breakfast and staff all exceeded your expectations. I have passed your kind comments on to our concierge Vijay here... More 

Stourport on Severn, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only stayed here one night when travelling back from Dublin to UK. Nice hotel with good facilities. Rooms are very comfortable and not too expensive. If It a little out of the centre which is what we wanted but you would have to get a taxi to town from here. It is near the port which is what we wanted.... More 

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

Dear Ida G, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel. I was very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Clontarf Castle Hotel, in particular that the location of the hotel suited your needs as we are minutes from Dublin port. I would also like to... More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing hotel with very friendly staff and excellent food. The mix between old and new compliments the decor and will definitely book this hotel again. Highly recommended!!!Special mention to Cormac the bar manager many thanks.

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

Dear Philip m, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of Clontarf Castle Hotel and sharing your experiences with us. I was delighted that your enjoyed your stay with us, especially that you were impressed by our staff, food and decor. I have also passed your kind words on to Cormac, who was delighted to... More 

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