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Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa

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Leebrook, Tralee, Ireland
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Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa
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Ranked #1 of 15 Hotels in Tralee
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I stayed here for my brother's wedding recently - the welcome was genuine and warm and the food and service was impeccable. The bedrooms are decorated to a very high standard and lovely taste. I cannot recommend this beautiful hotel highly enough.

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Kealakekua, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Winter weather was no problem here - great heat, friendly staff, amenities (nice hot baths!), cozy fireplace in the Pub area, and fantastic food. Really a delightful place to settle in and enjoy exploring the countryside all around. And, it was so quiet and well run! Plus - they have a SPA !! And, the menu is incredibly varied with... More 

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County Waterford, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed in this hotel in March for 2 nights. Lovely hotel, cosy, relaxed atmosphere, very friendly and above all helpful staff. They couldnt do enough to ensure everything was o.k. Lovely grounds to walk around. Very quiet and peaceful. Great food and excellent service

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County Cork, Ireland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

really nice hotel great food, staff really helpful, grounds lovely, easy to find,alcohol not too expensive, wide selection of drinks, residents bar did not stay open for residents ,dissapointed in that!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in this Hotel recently and loved it. Cosy, cheerful and nice atmosphere throughout . Lovely leisure centre which is free to residents. Outdoor tub which was fabulous.Will definitely be back DV.

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience of your recent stay with us here. I am delighted to read of your enjoyment and that you made use of our Spa facilities which are a very popular way to spend a little relaxation time! I look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again in the future. Best... More 

cork
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on a bank holiday weekend and the hotel was hosting a wedding, probably not the best time for a quiet relaxing break away, on arrival the car park was extremely busy found it hard to get a space, arriving at 2.45 we were expecting to check in and relax in our suite (decided to go for this option... More 

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us here at Ballygarry House. Yes indeed bank holidays are very busy here at the hotel with both residents and non residents who travel to the hotel for lunch or afternoon tea. This we see of course as a positive sign, but I would like to apologise that... More 

Dallas, Texas
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was nice reading the history of the hotel and it was very close to town. Room was great-the key will amaze you. Pretty location and great staff. Wish I had gotten an apot with the spa. Parking was easy and we loved our stay

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kay, Thank you for sharing your experience of your recent stay with us here. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed every moment of it. We are very lucky to have such great images and details since our opening night in 1958 when my grandfather owned the hotel, and I appreciate you sharing this with the TripAdvisor community.... More 

Maastricht, The Netherlands
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29 hotel reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Again we stayed at the hotel while visiting relations in Tralee, I like the hotel a lot but some items in the room could do with a little care and attention from the maintenance people. The service is great as is the food together with the breakfast and last but not least the bar itself which is great to relax... More 

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your stay with us here. I appreciate your kind words in regard to our food and service. If you would like to email us at info@ballygarryhouse.com with your room number and we will get straight on to any shortcomings in your room maintenance as we maintain our... More 

County Cork, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights at the beginning of May and was pleasantly surprised. Beautiful, understated decor, large, comfortable bedrooms, the gardens are stunning. Ate in the restaurant the first night and in the lounge on the second night, both excellent experiences but what makes a hotel that extra special is the staff and they deserve full marks in Ballygarry. Would... More 

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recent stay, and for your recommendation to others, which we are always delighted to receive. I am very pleased to read of your experience and appreciate you thanking our team who work so hard to maintain the highest levels of service standards. I look forward to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited for two nights with my boyfriend. After long 4hour drive it was nice to be greeted with a friendly smile from a more than helpful girl in reception, I think Aine was her name. She was so helpful in telling us different things we could do in the locality. Our room was on the 2nd floor with a... More 

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MrP_McGillicuddy, Owner at Ballygarry House Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to read of your recent enjoyable stay, thank you for sharing your experience with TripAdvisor. Aine and Katie very much appreciate the mention and are great assets to our team. I do hope I will have the opportunity to welcome you back to stay with us again very soon. Best wishes, Padraig and all the... More 

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