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Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Mallow Road, Lissivgeen, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #31 of 39 Hotels in Killarney
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Cocoa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here month ago, excellent value toward most Killarney hotels. Rooms just renovated great size and spotless. Breakfast excellent and plentiful. Its a cab ride or drive into town tho. Overall happy. WiFi didn't reach our room.

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Meath
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got a fantastic deal on this hotel the main stipulation was we arrived on a Monday. It was perfect for my wife and myself as we had time booked off work. The weather was good and once the weather is good, Kerry's beauty shines. The hotel was lovely, the staff were very welcoming. We were in room 209, a... More

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Graham Thank you for sending your review. I am delighted to here you enjoyed your stay in the Torc Hotel. Over the passed year we have developed the hotel to a very high standard, which makes us one of top hotels for people to stay in when visit the Kerry region. Our food is getting rave review's. I look... More

Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently renamed The Torc Hotel, we enjoyed our stay and the hospitality of manager Emanuel and his helpful and friendly staff. The rooms were spacious and very clean and comfortable, food and hospitality were also excellent, we dined in the bar/restaurant on one evening, the menu was extensive and very good value. Live music in the bar on Saturday night... More

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Adrian, Thank you very much for your kind words. It is great to get feed back on our customers experiences when visiting the Torc Hotel, our team at the Torc Hotel provide professional service to ensure a relaxin time for all. I'm glad you had such an enjoyable stay. I hope I can welcome you back in the near... More

The Hague, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we stayed with a large group for 3 nights Had a great stay Fantastic food,Great rooms Friendly Staff.....a dutch speaking lady.....Always handy nice and quiet area. hope to be back again next year.... all the best.

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Det S Thank you for your kind comments. The Torc Hotel has undergone an extensive renovation programme over the last year and we have developed a growing reputation for our food and service resulting in delivering a high quality experience. I'm looking forward to welcoming you back next year when you're visiting Killarney. Kind regards. Brendan Downes. General Manager. More

Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Lovely staff, nice room. Decent food. Very good value for money. Very clean. Would definitely recommend this place. Only negative points were crap wifi and location is poor. Ideal for families. Overall, this is a great spot. Need a car or u will pay at least €10 each way into town each time.

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest. Thank you for your review on The Torc Hotel, it is great to be recognised for offering great value for money in such a competitive market. As we are on the edge of town we offer peace and quiet away from the main streets which is an advantage for a hotel in killarney. We are upgrading our wifi... More

Waterford
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My wife and I have just returned from a two night stay at the renamed Torc Hotel and were extremely impressed with everything. The room was large and very comfortable. The food was very good, with a great choice for breakfast. All the staff were friendly and gave 100%. We will definitely be returning.

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Bobtuck Thank you very much for your wonderful comments on the Torc hotel. We strive to give the best food and service possible to all our guests and have developed a thoroughly modern hotel. I hope we can welcome you back on your next visit to killarney Kind regards Brendan Downes General Manager More

Findlay, Ohio
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Clean comfortable hotel with fast WIFI. Breakfast was delicious with eggs and Irish bacon (which is similar to ham in US). Live band played solid covers of American classics. Take Me Home, Country Roads was especially good.

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Asa B Thank you for your kind words. The team in the hotel work very hard to provide the best quality food and service at all times and we believe breakfast is one of the most important meals of the day. I am delighted to here our guests are enjoying all we have to offer. We will continue to... More

1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Recent good weather sent us rambling to Kerry and we were delighted to find Torc Hotel although it was not easy as the now normal means of google etc were little use as there is confusion re website as they are rebranding and not done yet. Kids were happy MOST important as menu was great as were we fresh fish... More

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We have a great location here in Killarney and offer a great base for touring the greater Kerry region. We have spent time designing menus to suit all ages and I am delighted that your whole family enjoy the fantastic food we have to offer. Also thank you... More

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Just back from 3 day holiday at darby o gills in killarney. Accommodation and food on par with any 4/5 star hotel. Finally a kids menu that made them want to come back to the hotel to eat each night. priceless on holidays!! I have attached menu below. Hot breakfast cooked fresh - sets you up for the day ahead..... More

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sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your absolutely glowing review, I am delighted you found our hotel of such a high standard and that your family enjoyed your holidays with us. We try at all times to provide the best quality food an service to all guests. Our chef has design menus to suit all ages especial the little ones, our... More

Kenmare, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Lunch to die for!! Just had lunch in what is going to be called Torc Hotel, it was splended, really enjoyed the cod and side salad , did not like mushy peas but that is just me!! my other half had hake and prawns, melt in your mouth. Coffee lovely too, will definately be back, but please for your own... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
sparky20132013, General Manager at Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. Your feedback on our New Bistro menu is great, Our Chef Denis has work very hard on developing a menu with a great choice to suit all customers , I note your comments in relation to signage and we will be erecting new road sign in the coming weeks. kind regards Brendan Downes... More

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Address: Mallow Road, Lissivgeen, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Darby O'Gill's Country House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 44
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