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River Island Hotel

Lower Main Street, Castleisland, Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Castleisland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

A 3* hotel with 5* service ..... Very friendly and the food is 5* the hotel restaurant was full with locals and tourists... and easy to see why the food is simply top class and tou can see yhe chef cooking afterwards he spoke to the guests was a very pleasant guy

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

1st off this is the only hotel in Castleisland, so choices are limited. We stayed one night, room only, a couple with 2 kids. Reception staff lovely and welcoming, room fine (bog standard) clean and reasonably priced. No leisure facilities, pool etc. Extremely friendly and helpful manager (or owner?) a man. We didn't eat in the hotel at night and... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We stayed in the hotel for a week. There were several coach parties but the service was excellent and there were no delays. Very clean and comfortable room. A great base to explore South West Ireland. A nice to river walk 2 minutes from the hotel. I would definitely like to go back to River Island.

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Easily the two main plus points of this Hotel are its totally wonderful Staff and the central location. Very lovely welcome upon arrival, and great service throughout our stay. We appreciated the kindly late-night Bar service after our busy days, two individual full Irish breakfasts especially cooked for us after the breakfast buffet was cleaned out by a coach party,... More 

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Very comfortable stay, staff are lovely so helpful, rooms clean and comfortable, will be staying here again when we come back to visit family and friends. Would definitely recommend and very misleading from the outside how big it is. Breakfast was a plenty and set us up for the day, we arrived early but still checked us in and offered... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Stand at River a Island after 4yr absence and it is still as good, as it was then. The staff have remained largely unchanged, which is lovely. Although the room, 104 wasn't great this time. It overlooked the Main Street, and so we had all the 'rowdy's' shouting outside the Hotel whilst they had a cigarette on the Friday night,... More 

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

we arrive to a warm welcome, first impressions of the outside is how we all going to fit in, it looks small from the outside but it is lovely inside. the hotel staff were cheerful helpful and friendly. The food was good breakfast was a serve yourself style but everything was available which is exspected for a traditional breakfast, except... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I have just returned from a short tour around South West Ireland which was based at this hotel. We were a group of 26 people and we all thought the hotel was very good. The bedrooms are spacious with a double bed and a single bed in each and with easy to operate shower and bath controls. The TVs in... More 

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Gnosall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We arrived slightly later than anticipated for a 4 night stay, as part of a large group. The check in was the quickest I have come across in a long time, which was much appreciated as the journey had been a long one. Right from the start the staff were very helpful, attentive, and welcoming. The rooms are a good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I travelled to Castleisland with a group that were participating in the Kerry Drama Festival. The hotel is located in the centre of the town a few minutes walk from their theatre. We had a very pleasant stayed overnight stay in this hotel. It is small hotel with a really friendly and helpful staff. As I was heading out to... More 

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