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McSweeney Arms Hotel

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College Street, Killarney, Ireland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pasadena, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to grab a bite, drink, or catch a sports game. Try the Curry Shrimp, it will not disappoint. Bartender is extremely friendly and helpful. I wished I wrote this review back in October so I could remember his name.

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Erie, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very pleased with our stay. Kelly Ann and Tony were very welcoming and great helps planning our sightseeing for the 2 days that we were in Killarney. The McSweeney's location was very centrally located to everything. The rooms were spacious and very comfortable. I would stay here again. I have already told people about the great owners. Keep... More 

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Kelly Ann M, Owner at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your 5 star review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. I really appreciate that you enjoyed the on hands owner experience that Tony and I give. We love meeting new people and helping them discover the hidden treasures Kerry as to offer. Do come back and visit us soon. Thank You Kelly Ann McSweeney... More 

Mount Airy, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel in July of 2014. This is a generations old hotel that is family owned and taken care of with great pride. The owners were always around and involved. They made us feel like family which enriched our visit to Killarney. The rooms are quite large. Traveling with six people required three rooms. All were roomy,... More 

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Kelly Ann M, Owner at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Lisa and family, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. It was my pleasure to have you and your family stay with us. I hope you will be back to us soon. Thank you Kind Regards Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

Trenton, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

great place to stay the Mcsweeny's are super nice and very helpful,great stay would go back.Only a five min. walk from the train station,nice pubs and restaurants all within walking distance.Had a nice stay

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Kelly Ann M, Owner at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hi TerryJ1967, Thank you for your 5star review. We strive every day to meet our guests needs. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Family business very well run and accommodating. The rooms are spacious clean and well presented. I have brought groups to stay here numerous times while running photography tours. Never anything but a pleasant stay with a mean breakfast and good food in the bar as well.

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Peter for taking the time to write a review. We really appreciate you giving us a 5star review. Looking forward to seeing you and your groups in 2015 Thank You Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

Hesperia, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We booked here based upon the stellar reviews of the staff and facilities. Upon arrival we received a lukewarm greeting (not unpleasant by any means but not the warm welcome we were expecting) and given a room on the fourth floor. The room was lovely and spacious, however, the wifi does not reach the rooms so you must go down... More 

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

MrsDero, It is with great sadness that I read your review. We strive on a daily basis to exceed our guest expectations, this obviously was not done during your stay. I do remember your visit to McSweeney Arms Hotel and I thought you all were a lovely couple, I know you booked room only with us therefore we did have... More 

Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My partner and I decided to eat here after a very long stroll around the town to see what was on offer elsewhere, and ended up backtracking to this one as the menu suited us perfectly. The atmosphere inside was just what we were looking for, quiet and intimate, and the staff were so very efficient and helpful. The food... More 

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Dublin
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66 reviews 66 reviews
38 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed this this weekend for one night, party of 4, had 2 double rooms. Hotel is very deceptive in appearance. Very small lobby area but has very big rooms. All in all a really great experience. Rooms were beautiful, both rooms were on the 3 floor. Our room was on to a side street which did have some traffic... More 

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Kelly Ann M, Manager at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a five star review about us. We really appreciate it and I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank You Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Stayed here with a friend for 6 nights in September. Great location as you can walk to downtown and to nearby sights such as Ross Castle (we didn't have a car). The food at the restaurant was WONDERFUL! We ate there 3 nights. The room was clean, large and comfortable for the 2 of us. And most of all, Kelly... More 

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Kelly Ann M, Owner at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, it was a pleasure to meet you both. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Very impressed with the hotel, great location, impressive rooms, quality in the decor throughout the hotel. Staff were very helpful, bar drinks and food were good value for money. Will be returning to this hotel again in the near future. Would highly recommend this hotel as a hidden gem.

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Kelly Ann M, Owner at McSweeney Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You. Thank you for taking the time to write a great review about us. We really appreciate it and we looking forward to seeing you again. Thank you Kelly Ann McSweeney More 

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