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Bunratty Castle Hotel

3.0 of 5 Shannon to Limerick Road, Bunratty, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Raleigh, NC
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful on the outside. Rooms hot and stale. Small TV. Breakfast was very unorganized. 4 tours groups at once. Best part - Kathleen's Bar - stayed open for our group. They would not exchange money either. Good point - easy to walk to shopping.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for one night with a tour group. The room was very spacious, a king bed for a single room. Beautiful view of a small courtyard outside my window - enjoyed my cup of tea there. Large bathroom with plenty of room to spread out.

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60 reviews 60 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location to the castle. Rooms ok..tv small.reception not good and few channels. Bed was ok..furniture old abd scratched. Shower was not hot and room was warm and hard to control temperature. Breakfast was ok..

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic family room with large beds and bathroom. Stayed with a group of friends. Excellent food and drinks, all the staff were brilliant. Castle and grounds worth a visit. Great value for money couldn't fault it. Hope to visit again soon!

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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Here n Business in the Free port area and this was recommended by the client. Was a good distance away but was very pleasant. Rooms was comfortable, the restaurant was not bad but the choice was a little restricted. what they did serve was very good. Breakfast was the usual buffet affair but lacking when compared to others I have... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there lots of times now and never less than great things to say. Ideal hotel for a family with young kids. Great family rooms, swimming pool, breakfast buffet, steakhouse restaurant and lovely staff everywhere you go. We've also attended a couple of weddings at Bunratty Castle Hotel and again everything wax excellent.

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niagarafallsny
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94 reviews 94 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a quaint hotel with long corridors and winding turns. The view was pleasant and the staff quick to please. We enjoyed our daily breakfast as we stayed two nights. I had a massage and it was wonderful and the price was reasonable. The pool, sauna and steam was a welcome addition to a sore body from long travels.... More

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Nanaimo, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first hotel we stayed at after a long flight. the hotel staff were friendly, had a great meal in the pub. There were a lot of bus tour people around but not a problem. We endeavored to stay up adjusting to Ireland time and took a walk around the little town, saw the Castle lit up at... More

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San Jose, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here due to it being close to Shannon airport. Nice hotel, but nothing to write home about. It was definitely odd being amongst SO many tourists though after staying at b&bs in other parts of Western Ireland. Next time I may stay in a b&b outside of Bunratty. Breakfast buffet does not compare to b&b breakfasts.

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Visalia, CA, USA
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful room in a great location. Close to all the pubs and Bunratty Castle. Very nice staff. Quiet and peaceful room on lovely grounds. Good food in the restaurant. Close shopping. Great working WiFi.

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Address: Shannon to Limerick Road, Bunratty, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > Bunratty
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Hotel Class:3 star — Bunratty Castle Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 144
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