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The Old Imperial Hotel

3.0 of 5 27 North Main Street, Youghal, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful food in a really lovely homely atmosphere. All types of food available from tea & scones etc to full a la carte dinner - everything cooked to perfection. Fish dishes especially good! Staff friendly and service excellent. Can cater for large or small parties. Really good value. Definitely worth a visit! We have eaten there a number of times... More 

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Youghal, Ireland
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58 reviews 58 reviews
13 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. You can get excellent take away coffee (the best in the town as far as I'm concerned) tea and scones, lunch, dinner, or just a quite pint. I've experienced all and will continue to do so. The bar is really cosy and my favourite place to sit. Service is friendly and quick, the food is high... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for a family wedding. Really great, friendly hotel. Breakfast not the best but everything else was great and really helped to make a memorable stay. The staff were super friendly and I would recommend to anyone.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Such a fantastic little hotel with very nice rooms. Everything you need in the rooms including bottles of still and sparkling water. Lovely , helpful staff and a great location. The hotel has a pub and a restaurant both excellent and well worth a visit on their own. Highly recommend!

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Raymorrisemail, Thank you for taking the time to review your time in our care. The positive words go a long way in this industry. We endeavour to be of any assistance we can. Best wishes Mark Golden Proprietor More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This hotel is a gem of a place. Lovely quiet, clean, comfortable rooms with thoughtful touches that make a difference. The staff are friendly, efficient and take care of their guests. The food is also amazing - 10+ out of 10.

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Feefee79, Thank you for your kind words about your stay with ourselves. We do our best to make sure our guests are looked after, the kitchen crew send their thanks as they are the mainly unseen pillars on which this business is built. Warm wishes Mark Golden Proprietor More 

Abbeyleix, Laois, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Ended in this excellent hotel by default. Best weekend ever. Great Welcome,Food, Staff,Rooms, ambiance. Lovely important little touches. Many thanks to the two Marks and all there staff. Be back again ASAP. Regards from Abbeyleix

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gerard P, Thank you for your exuberant words relating to your stay with us. We are glad that you enjoyed everything and it was our pleasure to look after you. We look forward to welcoming you again sometime soon (I personally look forward to visiting your town sometime soon!) Thank you again. Warm wishes Mark Golden Proprietor More 

Changwat Kanchanaburi, Kanchanaburi, Thailand
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Having spent most of my summers in Youghal as a kid it was nice to go back there to visit after a 20 year hiatus. The Old Imperial ticked all the boxes. Friendly and efficient check in. Reasonable prices. Superb room with all the expected amenities. Restaurant was super and the adjoining pub has kept it's original charm. Mark the... More 

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vinnie O Thank you for the the kind positive words about your stay here at the hotel. We are thrilled that you were happy with your experience and also that you were able to see the changes to this wonderful town after so many years. We hope to see you again sometime in the hopefully, near future. Best wishes... More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

We used this as a base for a couple of nights as it's a couple of hours from the ferry, and a couple of hours from the West coast. The Fishguard to Rosslare Ferry docked at 6pm and by 8pm I was sat in the bar of this brilliant hotel/inn drinking a Guinness and waiting for tea. Staff were really... More 

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rob E, Thank you for your very kind words relating to your stay with us. We as a team are all glad that you felt the whole experience was worthwhile and more importantly for us, that you appreciated and enjoyed our historic town. Thank you again and we hope to see you in the future. Kind regards Mark Golden... More 

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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The say you get what you pay for well this is not true of the Old Imperial you get much more. This stay was my second time staying at the Old Imperial and I really like this place. It is very good value. The hotel is really clean and well kept. The beds are comfortable and rooms nice. It is... More 

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear teemoretraveler, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. It means a lot to us that our patrons feel looked after. We do our best to be as accommodating as we can regarding food requirements. The lack of lift is an unfortunate one, if we could have one I can assure you we would but the main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

In the old imperial hotel for two weeks now with work , it is easily the most welcoming and accommodating hotel I have stayed in . Food is second to none , rooms are well laid out and comfy , good wifi , and private car park . It's a 3 star hotel with 5 star service! Cheers

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Mark G, Owner at The Old Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Enda M, Thank you for your wonderful words which make working in this industry worthwhile. Let me also say on my own behalf, as well as our entire team that it been a pleasure having you and your colleagues stay here in the hotel. Thank you again and should you ever be in the area we look forward to... More 

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Address: 27 North Main Street, Youghal, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Youghal
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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