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King Sitric

East Pier, Howth, Ireland
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King Sitric
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Howth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hartford, CT
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60 reviews 60 reviews
21 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here recently for one night. There were three of us, and they added an extra bed to a double room. However, the extra bed was made up just like the others, and it looked like it belonged there! We had a beautiful view of the Irish sea. Everyone who worked there was so friendly and helpful. This inn... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

King Sitric isn't really a hotel but more a restaurant with a few rooms upstairs. We came in rather late on a Sunday when the restaurant closes early. But the bar downstairs was open and they checked us in a promised to take good care of us - and they did. The rooms are spacious and located right on the... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Our daughter was getting married in Howth and we stayed in the King Sitric for a number of nights. Really lovely rooms. Family run. They were all so helpful while we were preparing for the big day. Had a meal in the restaurant on the night after the wedding. Really first class.

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London, England, United Kingdom
20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We found ourselves fortunate to be sat outdoors at the King Sitric just as the sun was setting on a beautiful sunny day in Howth. The Lobster and chips was simple yet elegant and the house ales are a wonderful compliment to a long day in the sunshine.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I had to stay in the area for one night only and all I wanted was an adequate hotel, but the King Sitric was more than that - the room was ideal and the staff were great. The food was lovely too! I was given a ground-floor room and advised not to leave the window open so felt a little... More

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Dartford, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

The King Sitric is a short drive away from the Hill of Tara but for all the world and time, the ancient heroes of the Emerald Isle could find a bed here and be royally treated! We were thoroughly spoilt : every morning we were offered a magnificent choice of breakfast delicacies, all equally inviting after a goodnight's rest in... More

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Potomac, Maryland
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122 reviews 122 reviews
42 hotel reviews
183 helpful votes 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We began a week-long trip to Dublin for business with a 2 night stay in the charming, small fishing village of Howth (pronounced Hoat, with a long "o" and a very hard "th" sound. ). The hotel includes two restaurants (casual cafe and more formal dining room) in addition to rooms right across the road from the Irish Sea. A... More

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71 reviews 71 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stayed there two nights on an Irish golf trip. At first had some reservation about why the golf travel company booked us at the property. Parking can be tough, there is no elevator and the staircase is narrow. First impressions can often be wrong and they certainly were here. The staff is outstanding. Carried all of our bags up and... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

There were four of us with four sherries while reading the menu. One squid, two mushroom soups a a smoked salmon... all simply presented but very good. The hake was exceptional, simple, flavousome and quite enough. The vegetables served separately were very good indeed. A nice Sancerre, some coffees and a long conversation all made for a very nice 'old... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We spend here one night last weekend. Superior room wasn't maybe very luxury but reasonable and with the stunning view and you pay the most price for views and location. Food in restaurant fantastic. I don't like fish so much but if I was in seafood restaurant I decided to try Hake. It was heaven! Breakfast delicious as well and... More

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Address: East Pier, Howth, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Howth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Also Known As:
King Sitric Howth
King Sitric Hotel Howth

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