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Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre

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Old Dublin Road, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kildare
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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Was as nice as I remember, spotlessly clean , friendly staff , beautiful grounds , . I really enjoyed our stay and have no complaints . However if I was to criticise I did not think the breakfast was of a very high standard , I have had better. It is also a little overpriced..However I woukd recommend this hotel

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Galway, Ireland
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My parents in-law were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary and a gathering had been organised for 23 people. We travelled (me, husband and 2 teenagers) from Galway, arriving about 1:45 for a 2pm lunch. On arrival, our rooms were not ready (fair enough) but we were directed to the leisure centre (swimming pool) to change into our fancy gear. This... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The title tells it all , we were staying as guest of a friend of mine , on check-in there was a bit of confusion with our booking, it was all figured out although we were given the wrong room , now i am in the hospitality business for 19 years so i can understand miss communication in a hotel... More 

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Waterford, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my friend visited lyrath in January most recently this year and it did not disappoint. It was an excellent value deal which worked out at 69 euro a head for one night bed and breakfast, €20 spa credit, €20 food credit and a complimentary upgrade to an executive room and late checkout which was great value for money... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Sarah M, Thank you for sharing your kind review following a recent stay with us here in the Lyrath Estate Hotel. I was delighted to see you found our facilities and bedrooms of a high standard. I would like to thank you for your kind feedback about our team. They are truly dedicated to ensuring guest satisfaction and it... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner arrived to lyrath estate on Tuesday the 7th of April after our car broke down on the way! We had every reason to have a terrible arrival but the staff in this hotel are so incredibly helpful and welcoming that we could only be at ease. The room we stayed in was beautiful and very comfortable.... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Sarah S, Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences following a recent stay with us at the Lyrath Estate Hotel. I was delighted to read your comments on our facilities and services. We are very lucky in our location to be close to the city but also with our extensive grounds that each guest can feel... More 

County Galway, Ireland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this was my second stay at this hotel. we had a lovely stay. i availed of an online deal which offered us a deluxe room and late checkout and vouchers to use on dining and in the spa. our room was spacious and chocolates as promised were left in our room. there was even one left beside the travel cot... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Cathyhurley22, Thank you for the lovely and comprehensive review following your recent stay with us.I am pleased to see that you seemed to really have experienced a lot of what is on offer here at the Lyrath Estate Hotel. I am particularly grateful to you for your marvellous praise of our service. It gives me great pleasure to know... More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Lyrath for 3 nights for business and was fairly happy with my stay. The room was really spacious and the bed was very large and comfortable. The view from the room was beautiful, a pond and an another water feature and the curtains were brilliant, blocking out all light. I slept really well and the room was... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Niloac83, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us on Trip Advisor, following a recent visit to Lyrath Estate Hotel Kilkenny. I am sorry that certain aspects of your stay were not entirely to your satisfaction and I would appreciate the opportunity of discussing your feedback in more detail. Please could you share your contact... More 

Ballyclare, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from a two night family break at Lyrath. This is our third visit to the hotel. I cannot recommend this hotel enough. The food was wonderful, but what stood out for us was the staff. Everyone was so pleasant, helpful, attentive and professional. Service in Tuppers bar was prompt and efficient even though they were extremely... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear ClaireM500, I cannot describe to you what a pleasure it was to read your review. Let me thank you sincerely for sharing your wonderful experiences with us. I am also thrilled to read that you found the staff friendly and attentive. I have always said that the staff are the greatest asset that the hotel has and they take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just fab the staff ,rooms kids activities all fantastic only let down was the pool leisure staff could take some notes from hotel staff who could not do enough for you ...also bring swimming hats they charge € 3 a hat with 4 kids and 2 adults that adds up . Food was fantastic breakfast great with a very warm... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Dear Orla W, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your recent family stay with us. I was delighted to read you found the facilities & services of a high standard! Our staff are the greatest asset and the team works so hard year to year to ensure the guests enjoy their stay. We are truly... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were really excited about viewing hotels around the kilkenny area for our wedding. I had heard mixed reviews about the Lyrath but I decided to view it for myself. I Emailed the wedding co-ordinator for the Hotel and made an appointment to visit the hotel and to be shown around. We arrived on the date given and were left... More 

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William K, General Manager at Lyrath Estate Hotel, Spa & Convention Centre, responded to this review

Good afternoon and thank you for your recent feedback. I am personally disappointed that your recent appointment was badly handled and that we have missed the opportunity to look after you and your wedding party in the future We pride ourselves at Lyrath for having a fine reputation for exceptional wedding experiences, on this occasion we let you and ourselves... More 

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