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Arklow Bay Hotel

3.0 of 5 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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Drogheda, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have attended wedding in september. We could not fault anything. Staff was amazing. Really helpfull. Beutiful views. Lucky weather was nice so it added to everything that we could have shampagne outside.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night with husband and 3 boys. Reasonable rates but there's a reason for that! Was in room 427 over the kitchen! Could see the absolute state of the kitchen it was disgusting! Food all over the ground. Then had dinner in restaurant, was totally awful! Re heated crap! Service was terrible too. 1 of my sons... More

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Dublin
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was at the hotel for a meeting and wasn't involved in the booking process. I assume it went well. My colleague who booked it said it was a reasonable rate. The website is clear and I got the information I needed about getting there. I didn't get to see the grounds or any bedrooms. Good points: The foyer is... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
35 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for the first time after seeing a weather warning this weekend. Hotel reception was lovely and modern, bar and bristo offered food at good prices. Didn't get much sleep due to the storm and bottom of the window leaked all over our bedroom. We had to use our bathroom towels to dry it up

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Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for three days over a weekend in room 427 the room was directly above the kitchen. The room had a constant smell of food for the whole three days I was there, the noise of the kitchen fan was constant so no sleep for me or my family, surely the management must know about this, if not... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

A group of 20 traveled from Donegal to meet Arklow House of Stories. We stayed at the Arklow Bay for three nights. The facilities, rooms, staff, food and atmosphere were excellent. The staff could not do enough for us and made us feel very welcome. The leisure facilities were in excellent condition and very clean. All our rooms were freshly... More

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

Dear Creevy_Cottages, Thank you for your kind comments in relation to your stay. I'll pass o your compliments to the team here and look forward to your next visit here at the Arklow Bay Hotel. Sincerely, Tina O Sullivan, General Manager. More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

We were 6 adults& 2 children on Sunday afternoon around 3 o'clock. 2of the party were visiting from England, we were told 3 different answers to our request for toasted sandwiches& chips, eventually we were given sandwiches but for a hotel to turn away business by being so disorganised is really not acceptable, it's quite clear there is no one... More

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

Dear Elaine, I'm very disappointed that you did not enjoy your experience here at the Arklow Bay Hotel as the team here do their utmost to provide friendly & helpful service. On Sundays we operate a very busy self service Carvery so I am really sorry you felt it was disorganised and would like the opportunity to discuss your experience... More

Tonypandy South Wales
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I stayed here last week and I must say what a nice location. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was very good and the rooms were well appointed. It has a swimming pool and gym that you can use to...

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

Dear Wingcruizer, Thank you for your review of the Arklow Bay. We work hard to ensure all our guests have an enjoyable stay with us and look forward to welcoming you again on your next stay. Best regards, Tina O Sullivan, General Manager. More

Wicklow, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Those last photos look a little contrived to me. I go to the Bay regularly and it looks like this.( photos attached). The staff are great and the building looks very nice. They have recently made some upgrades and have a very nice new deck out onto the lake.

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

Dear Photogirl2014, Thank you for your comments. As you mention you're a regular guest I'm delighted you have noticed the recent upgrades we've done. We are working all the time to improve on the facilities we offer and the already high standard we have set ourselves. Sincerely, Tina O Sullivan, General Manager. More

Dublin, Ireland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Due to a mishap with accommodation we had already booked for the two nights I phone the Arklow Bay hotel to see if they had 2 rooms for the 2 nights and was surprised to get the last 2. We were also even given a special 2 night rate which included dinner on one night for the four adults. We... More

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

Dear Ray, Thank you for your review of the Arklow Bay Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us so much. I will pass your kind words onto the team here and reception in particular who will look forward to welcoming you here again on your next visit. Kind regards, Tina O Sullivan, General Manager. More

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Address: Sea Road | Arklow Town Centre, Arklow, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Arklow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Arklow Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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