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Arklow Bay Hotel

Sea Road | Arklow Town Centre, Arklow, Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here Sunday last with my mother and 2 sisters .Room was spacious warm and very comfortable .Food was excellent and very good value .Staff really exceptional from the reception to the lounge.Lovely spot got great deal and would def go again.

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Helen Q, Many thanks for your lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and look forward to welcoming you back again. Regards Tina O’Sullivan More 

Newry
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

My husband had emailed and mentioned that as it was my 30th could we have a deluxe room. On arrival at reception the dark haired lady only welcomed us with "name please" and would you like to pay now or on departure? No mention of bday or room upgrade. We travelled 3 hours to this hotel for a relaxing break... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jomcgi, Many thanks for your review. I am disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay. We are usually commended on our customer service and apologise that we fell short on this occasion. I will speak with the front office manager and investigate this matter personally. We are in the process of upgrading all our rooms and... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from a weekend in this hotel with my fiancé. It's quite basic. Walls were like paper. Stayed beside an extremely noisy family for the 2 nights. No fear of getting a rest during the day with the screams of them and banging their bedroom doors. Breakfast buffet was nice, other food was average, nothing to write home about.... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AmyH, Many thanks for your review. I am sorry to hear you were not entirely happy with your stay. I am sorry to hear that the room next door to you was noisy however if you would of alerted us to this we could of sorted this out. We are presently in the process of upgrading all our rooms... More 

Dublin
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely hotel , the swimming pool is great for the children. We arrived very early and couldn't check in til four I didn't mind as we used the pool and had some food. The rooms are spotless . My family really enjoyed the break away . The walk around the lake is beautiful . I am going to look out... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ciara H, I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in the Arklow Bay Hotel and woiuld be delighted to welcome you back in August. We have changed our check in time until 3pm and this should speed up check in when you arrive next. Regards Tina O’Sullivan More 

dublin
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night with my daughter and grandson last Sunday. When we arrived the girl on reception was very welcoming and quickly checked us in. The hotel was really busy, there were lots of children and a Kids Club which went down a treat with my grandson. The Kids Club was from 7 pm to 10 pm which my... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bonnieDublin, Many thanks for your lovely review. I am delighted the hotel impressed you as this is the standard we aim to achieve with all guests. I am also delighted to hear your grandson enjoyed kids club and our staff lived up to their usual high standard of customer service. We are in the process of upgrading all rooms... More 

Dublin, Tipperary, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After my last stay I decided to send an email, pregnant I was up until half 2 in the morn with kids running up and down the corridors! Just one of the things I wasn't happy with! Sent an email to management with no Reply, resent and told management would be in touch! Still no word Michelle

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shell303029, Many thanks for your review. I am disappointed to hear that you didn’t enjoy your stay. If you would of alerted us to the children running through the corridor we could of done something about it. I will follow up with the team here re your response as customer service is a priority to us hear at the... More 

Dublin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent 2 nights with my family here . It's fine but that's about it . Reception staff not great, food good , pool good for kids , breakfast ok . Biggest issue , I've never stayed in a hotel were the noise between rooms is so bad . It literally sounds like the people next door were in the... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rosevilla, I am disappointed to hear that you did not entirely enjoy your stay with us. I am glad to hear you enjoyed the food and the pool. We would have been delighted to move your room had we been aware. We are in the process of upgrading all our rooms and would love to welcome you back again.... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed in Arklow Bay Hotel for 2nights and we could not recommend it highly enough!! The staff were so friendly, hospitable, welcoming and helpful. The service was top of the range. The food was delicious. There was a lovely warm atmosphere in the hotel and a fab view. I'll definitely be staying here again!!

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeanie90, Dear, Many thanks for your glowing review. This is the standard we strive to achieve time and time again. We look forward to welcoming back soon. Regards Tina O’Sullivan More 

County Wexford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Check in at reception was perfect staff very friendly, the room we got given had a lovely view of the bar and was very clean. Had food in the bar was delicious great service too. Finished the night by having drinks at the bar staff were extremely nice and helpful. Definitely value for money

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear deir2015, I am delighted to hear you had such a lovely stay with us. We pride ourselves on our customer service skills and are delighted to hear we delivered our usual service on this occasion. We hope to see you here soon. Regards Tina O’Sullivan More 

Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night b&b plus evening meal. Really nice staff very helpful, We had some pub grub when we arrived in the bar which was really nice even my four year old loved it and he is fussy.We arrived a little early so we couldn't check in straight away but we were allowed to use the pool. Great!!... More 

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ArklowBayHotel, General Manager at Arklow Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bea m, I am delighted to hear you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and glad we lived up to our usual standard of service. The charge for your one year old's meal seem to be an oversight by one of our team and if you would like to let yourself be know to me on your... More 

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