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Esplanade Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 7 hotels in Bray
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
johnnyad1 Kildare, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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County Louth, Ireland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have never met such rude staff in my life. Very mean and unhelpful. We were told that to park we had to arrive early even though we couldn't check in until 3:00 P.M. I would never stay in this hotel again. The residents bar was open but every time you wanted a drink they had to open the shutters... More

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Kildare, Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Just back from a two night stay. We were there for the air show, room was very comfortable, only thing that let it down was a tatty lace curtain on the window and tiles in shower needed a good scrub but aside from that we had a lovely stay. Breakfast was very good with a good selection to choose from.... More

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County Louth, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel for one night. The hotel is in an excellent location. Bray is beautiful and there are lovely views from the front of the hotel. Went to the air show. When booking online it said check in was from three. Arrived at ten past to be told that there was no parking at the hotel for us.... More

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Llannerch-y-medd, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from this hotel in Bray Ireland.The hotel was extremely clean and tidy.The staff were very cheerful.We were given an upgrade room when we arrived and it was very large with two double beds and very sturdy furniture,but the only thing wrong was the cistern was not working.The reception staff could not do enough for us. The breakfast was... More

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Wraysbury, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the hotels which did the job, I was in Ireland on business and needed a cheap hotel for one night. However I would of much preferred a Premier Inn. The hotel seriously needs redecorating, and the room was very run down. The TV was not working well either. However this hotel with some decoration has so... More

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Kildare, Kildare, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed in a lot of hotels in Ireland over the years and this is by far the worst with the rudest staff I have ever come across....For starters the view from our room was a slate roof,that was all we could see but what got me the most was on our first night there we were to meet... More

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Dublin, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Esplanade is ideally located beside the Promenade and the views are wonderful. There is a Car Park at the back so I would recommend that you get somebody to stand with the luggage while you park the Car. The Reception Staff are very friendly and Check you in to your room Promptly so there are no delays.The Room is... More

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Co. Armagh
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel is in a fantastic location for a family break with beach, park, fair, bowling and restaurants on your doorstep. Town approx 15min walk. Great that it has free onsite parking. Unfortunately it isn't parm/wheelchair friendly with steps at entrance to hotel and leading from reception to lift. Really surprised they haven't addressed this. The family room was a decent... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stayed in this hotel for 1 night, on arrival their systems were down so our booking had to be confirmed by us on our e mail,the room was ok, very old fashioned ,sound broken on the TV. When we returned to the hotel that night we had no water in the bathroom and also realised some sort of compressor... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and I choose this hotel for a break last weekend. The hotel is situated on the sea front beside Bray Head. It is a long established hotel and check-in was swift and trouble free. Our room was quite spacious with 2 double beds with tea/coffee making facilities on the second floor, accessible by an elevator. We were on... More

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Address: Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Esplanade Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bray
Bray Best Western

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