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River Island Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lower Main Street, Castleisland, Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were a bit apprehensive about this hotel but we needn't have worried. From the moment we stepped through the door we were made welcome. We travelled as part of a coach party and made to feel that nothing was too much trouble. Our coach broke down on one outing and the driver informed the hotel we would be late.... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed as we were playing golf close by. Room was clean and spacious. TV wasn't modern, but no big deal as it wasn't used. Front bar area is quite small and the larger part is a mix between a restaurant and a bar which is slightly strange. There may have been another area that wasn't open. Food was inexpensive and... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in Castle island for lunch on a trip to Crag caves. The River Island hotel looked nice from the outside. When we went in we were redirected to another location upstairs for lunch. First signs were bad. Place was totally deserted for lunch. The menu on display at the entrance was different to the one we were given at... More

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Burton on Trent
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff were friendly, polite and extremely helpful. The service outstanding, the hotel clean and modern (apart from the TV). The room was tidy and comfortable, we slept well. It was a wrench to leave as the staff had been so kind.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As hotels go, this hotel is fine, nothing outstanding but fine. What makes it that little bit better is that they employ Irish local people who typify the real Ireland. Dinner is good and reasonable value, again not outstanding but typical Irish, country hotel fare. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Country town hotels are fast disappearing and being replaced instead... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this hotel last month with a coach party and it is one of the very best hotels in which I have ever stayed. Great location for both Kerry airport and the "Ring of Kerry." Lovely food and fabulous staff. Absolutely wonderful. Thanks to all the manager and staff.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stayed there last night and was hugely impressed by the very warm welcome extended to us by all of the staff. Genuinely friendly and exceptionally helpful people. Spotlessly clean rooms, a very good breakfast and all for a very reasonable price. What's not to like?

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Killarney, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Had breakfast this morning Sunday good breakfast. Unfortunately my dread the microwave. Can't be helped. This is the age we live in. Very good plenty of everything well cooked. Bantam eggs rare. Lots of tea! Had a visit from a few bluebottles. I eat faster than them. (Believe they are in season.). Staff good. Wondered if the wan from Scart... More

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Didcot, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 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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8 hotel reviews
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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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Address: Lower Main Street, Castleisland, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Castleisland
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — River Island Hotel 3*
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River Island Castleisland
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