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The Earl of Desmond Hotel

3.0 of 5 Killarney Road, Tralee, Ireland
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tralee, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We hosted a debs here in 2013, not only did we get ripped off by the manager but we never got our deposit back. They kicked us out an hour early, we paid for 4 security guards and only 3 were present. They then refused to give our deposit back because they claim that the people from the afters brought... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice clean and friendly hotel, food was good and service excellent, The bar staff were excellent, very friendly and always going the extra mile to make sure your needs were met! Entertainment was not the best but service made up for this, the hotel grounds are well kept Good budget hotel

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Dublin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

l have just returned form a two night break here with my daughter. This hotel is superb.The room was spotless and very cosy and warm. The food was absolutely divine. The breakfast is fantasic and has a great choice. The dinner in the restaurant was delicious. The restaurant was full with coach tours yet the service was so good and... More

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hull
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just spent 3 nights at this hotel (the 4th we moved on to Dublin) with National Holidays. The hotel itself exceeded out expectations, decor was very nice, grounds beautiful, hotel was spotlessly clean with room service daily. Food in the evenings,whilst not a great deal of choice, was nice and always hot and quick considering also that we were with... More

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sadly entertainment was disappointing. You would think the hotel would review the response of guests to entertainment provided. It would b in their own interest to perhaps spend a little bit more and keep guests entertained and visiting bar rather than retiring to their rooms early to escape!!! Overall experience in Hotel good, staff very polite and nice but to... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fiona B, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are delighted to hear that on a whole you enjoyed your experience here with us. With regards the entertainment which we provide for our guests on a nightly basis, we are sorry to hear that you didnt enjoy it. We have a regular line... More

leeds
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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

just returned from 5 day break at Earl of Desmond hotel with national holidays and would like to say what a brilliant time I had . The hotel was spotlessly clean and comfortable and the staff were really friendly and hardworking . The food was very good and plentiful .I have to say how impressed I was with the standard... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear flower1010, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond hotel. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your trip with National so much, and we thank you for your kind comments regarding our food and staff. we are very lucky to have such a dedicated team of hardworking staff, who we pass all compliments onto. We... More

Telford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Just returned from a 6 day coach tour with GB tours.We stayed at the Earl of Desmond Tralee. Arriving at 10pm from a long coach journey we were made to feel so welcome with a smile and a very nice 3 course dinner.The rooms were spacious and beds clean and comfortable.The bathroom nice and clean with lovely white towels.Next morning... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Keith G, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond hotel. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we thank you sincerly for your kind words about our staff and food! We pass all compliments onto all the team here. We were delighted to ensure that you and the group enjoyed a... More

Telford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Have just returned from a GB tours holiday. I have just read recent reviews and cannot understand why people complain so strongly, are their expectations too high? The Hotel was warm and welcoming, ok Wifi was only available in the lobby but we could live with this. My one issue would be the lobby was very cold, but this was... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DeniseT107, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond hotel. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we thank you for your kind compliments regarding our facilities and amenities. We do hope that we may welcome you back to the hotel in the future! Kidest Regards, Norella Mansfield. More

Hessle, England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

On appearance the hotel was nice, bedrooms clean. Breakfast acceptable due to self service. Evening meal was totally disgusting, as the meal was already platted up with very large amounts of grey lumpy potato, and raw vegetables and copious amounts of glutinous gravy. Did ask for small portion, but was informed about plating by a rather rude waitress. Choice was... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jo-Anne P, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are quite disappointed to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. Each table in the restaurant is checked on a nightly basis, either by myself when I am on duty or the restaurant manager. Had we been made aware of your dissatisfaction,... More

Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Just spent 2 nights here at the earl of Desmond, and have never been so dissappointed with a hotel, as I have here. As a business traveller, this hotel is not a place I will want to come to. It is a large hotel, seems very busy with foreign bus tours, but it fell short of what I need for,... More

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Einstein2361 Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are very disappointed to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us. We do offer free Wi-Fi in the bar and the lobby area of the hotel, and we have noted your comments re: Wi-Fi in the bedrooms. We have noted and taken your... More

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Address: Killarney Road, Tralee, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Tralee
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Earl of Desmond Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Earl Desmond Hotel Tralee
Earl Of Desmond Tralee
Earl Of Desmond Hotel

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