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Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale

Rathmore Road, Kinsale, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

My son and i stayed at the hotel this week and i felt compelled to write a review as it was such a positive and luxurious experience. The room was beautiful especially the bathroom and the view was great. Dinner was fantastic, the dessert being the highlight as it was served on a large glass platter, very decadent. The waiter... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us at the Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale. We very much appreciate you mentioning a staff member and I was delighted to pass on your comments to Slavo and the rest of the team. We very much hope to welcome you back to the hotel very... More 

Cork
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

We got a great deal that involved a spa vouchers plus a high tea for both of us. We arrived early and were greeted by lovely staff (one had award hanging in reception). Our room looked onto the river which was lovely and clean. As someone noted it was a CRT television , but not a show stopper. We went... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. It was a real delight to read how satisfied you were with your stay and we are very grateful for your feedback. If there is anything that we can do for you in the future please don't hesitate to contact the team on 470 6000 and we very much hope to welcome you... More 

Cork, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Stayed at the Carlton on the 15th March this year, had a lovely time as a couple and we were very impressed with this hotel. All the staff were very professional and welcoming, we really enjoyed our time there. We spent our first day in the hotel having our lunch and dinner there later, which was absolutely fabulous, and then... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your wonderful review of your recent stay, it is a great encouragement to read your comments. It was a delight to see you had such positive interactions with staff members and I look forward to passing your comments on to the team. Thank you again for your feedback and we very much hope to welcome... More 

Kinsale, Ireland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

Had my son's confirmation dinner here. As a local in Kinsale we often ate here for Sunday lunch carvery, which is fantastic value for brilliant food. Our dining experience for the confirmation was excellent. The staff were very attentive and the quality and quantity were of great standards. The surroundings of the hotel give it the advantage when you half... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review on Trip Advisor, we are always delighted to receive feedback from locals of Kinsale and we very much appreciate your feedback. It was a pleasure to cater to your family on your special occasion and if there is anything that we can do for you in the future please don't hesitate... More 

Tipperary, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

After deciding to go for a relaxing drive down to West Cork from Tipperary. We ended up in Kinsale. Checked out a few restaurants before deciding to have a much needed lunch in Carlton Hotel. Food and service was top quality. Staff were very professional and kind which is hard to find these times which help make a very enjoyable... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of lunch at the Carlton Hotel Kinsale. We appreciate you choosing us and it was great to read you enjoyed your experience so much. Our Head Chef Dean and his brigade have worked very hard to design a menu that showcases the best that West Cork has to offer at a reasonable price... More 

Kinsale
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Quite large hotel about five miles from Kinsale and a couple of miles from Charles Fort - good shuttle bus every 30 mins into town, Kinsale is a fantastic town. Hotel has great views, lovely trees, whole place is bright and airy, our room was a bit too hot but lovely otherwise. The area feels like it was designed for... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at the Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale. We very much appreciate your comments regarding our hotel & staff. We have also taken on board your comments regarding the Bar Food Menu which I have passed onto the Head Chef Dean. We have endeavoured to provide a... More 

Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here last weekend with my husband, the highlight of this hotel is the spa, pool & breakfast! also the view is beautiful. The staff were all very friendly and check in was very fast and hassle free! My main complaint was are room was tired looking, wall paper coming off, there was a stain on the carpet and... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post on Trip Advisor. We appreciate your comments regarding staff and amenities here at the Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale. I would be grateful if you could contact me directly at your convenience to discuss further. I am contactable by e-mail at pshields@carlton.ie or by phone on 470 6000. Kind... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

A boom time hotel, now showing the signs of a lack of cashflow.....bit tired looking. Breakfast was poor.....seemed to constantly run out of hot food and were very under-staffed.....even getting a cup of coffee was an ordeal. great views out over the bay................but from the outside as a building it is quiet ugly.....doesn't sit well in its surroundings.

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was with regret that we read your feedback regarding your recent stay with us at the Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale. If it is convenient for you I would be grateful if you could get in contact with me directly at pshields@carlton.ie or by phone on (021) 470 6000. Kind regards, Patrick Shields, Deputy General Manager More 

Ireland
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

having stayed here with my husband for a few nights we really enjoyed it. we found the room very nice with a large Bathroom.Breakfast was good with plenty of choice. We had one evening meal,i asked for the Beef to be well done but it came red in the centre and smothered in gravy, it was only ok.The Bar lacked... More 

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Patrick S, Manager at Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback of your recent stay at the Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale. We appreciate your comments and I would be very grateful if you could get in touch with me directly regarding the points made in your review if it is convenient for you. I am contactable by phone on (021) 470 6000... More 

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