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River Island Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lower Main Street, Castleisland, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013
didcotsue Didcot, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Didcot, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Stayed for four nights two weeks ago at this hotel. Was on a coach party, food was lovely and Tom the manager couldn't do enough for us. His Irish dancing was brilliant and he was good at getting people on the dance floor. The room was overlooking the back and heard some dogs barking but didn't keep us awake.

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7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Tom the manager could not have made us more welcome, being one of a party of 43 we created quite an influx of work all at the same time but we were made to feel very welcome. Our room was spacious and clean and the food was excellent. The staff worked really hard and were always on the run, but... More

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Leyburn, North Yorkshire
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I stayed for 5 nights in this hotel with a coach party. From outside the hotel does not look impressive, but once you enter everything changes with plush carpets and polished woodwork. I had a large bedroom at the front, which was well appointed and very clean. We had evening meals and breakfast and could not fault the food, in... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We were on a tour of Ireland with a group (42 people). We spent 2 nights in this hotel. At first we were disappointed, because we had large and spacious 4* hotels before this one, and this one looked small and old, in a small old town (village ?). A few stairs to climb with your heavy luggage before finding... More

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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

Had an overnight here and was very impressed with the value. Rooms very clean and good breakfast. Bed was a bit too soft. We had a drink at the bar fairly late and there were a lot of small children still running round.

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Sligo, Ireland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

We stayed at River Island last weekend. We booked for the Friday and Sunday night( the hotel was full for the Saturday night, as there was a music festival on in town). Our room was basic and very clean. Food in the restaurant, was very good, freshly cooked and beautifully presented.Staff were very friendly , attentive and helpful,and work really... More

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

Just arrived home in England and felt compelled to write about four days staying art River Island. Like any new town or place you visit it takes time to acclimatise. After first day got onto first named terms with manager (Tom McCarthy) and staff. Such friendly people who made our stay so wonderful. One of our party suffered a fall... More

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Limerick, Ireland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

We were going to Dingle Slea Head and of course we just had to call to Tom, Geraldine, Patricia, John and super chef David . Our day started with a full Irish Breakfast which was delicious. On our return in the evening we had dinner and this was just superb, choice of menu all the food was just fantastic. For... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

I stayed in this hotel on business last week. Very central location with plenty of parking. Rooms very clean and spacious with plenty or towels and toiletries. Negatives though,no nets on the window which I thought was unusual. Only one wait staff in the busy restraunt on the Thurs night ment we were waiting quite a long time to order.... More

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14 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012 via mobile

Arrived at 2pm and the hotel was completely locked up. Phoned the booking number in Killarney and eventually a guy arrived and checked us in. CAN'T believe a hotel would close in the middle of the day. What happens to guests already there? Note previous comment about this 'lock out'. Rooms were OK, but only just OK. Would not stay... More

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Also Known As:
River Island Castleisland
River Island Hotel Ireland/Castleisland
Address: Lower Main Street, Castleisland, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Castleisland
Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 1 hotels in Castleisland
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Hotel Class:3 star — River Island Hotel 3*
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