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Bunratty Castle Hotel

Shannon to Limerick Road, Bunratty, Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 722 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a deluxe at a very good rate and was upgraded to a Junior Suite on checking in...friendly welcome and quickly to our room on the 4th floor before heading out to explore the surrounding area. Great location for Shannon Airport where we were flying out the next day...next door to the Bunratty Castle & Park, Durty Nellies Pub and... More 

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Verona, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great location if you are planning on visiting Bunratty Folk Park. It's also close to the shops located at Bunratty as well. The hotel itself is charming and the rooms were very clean. The hotel staff was very friendly and helpful during our stay. The breakfast here was just okay. We would stay here agin.

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Vienna, VA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at this hotel. Some say its old, we say its charming. There is old as in run down, and old as in, this place has character. We found the rooms comfortable and the breakfast on par with the typical Irish breakfast. We easily explored the Cliffs and Doolin from here. Ate dinner at the Creamery across... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not without it's charms, this spacious old hotel is from another era. Large guest rooms with wifi and large bathroom. Dated fixtures. Lots of water pressure in the shower, but a complicated shower control setup. Decent breakfast offerings.

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Palm Desert
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are flying in or out of Shannon the Bunratty Castle Hotel is a great place to stay; it's only about a 15 minute drive from the airport, and it is located at majestic Bunratty Castle which is a lovely base for your first or last night in Ireland. You can walk to the castle, to several good restaurants... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved everything about this hotel ! Comfortable bed, lots of room, awesome spa and vet friendly staff! Highly recommend! Close to Bunratty Castle, Durt Nellies and very relaxing area. Don't miss this gem!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for only one evening on the tail end of a 10 day trip to Ireland. We chose the hotel mainly for its proximity to Shannon airport. The hotel was very large, with beautiful reception and common areas. The ladies at the reception desk, true to Irish hospitality, were warm and kind and friendly and helpful. This was a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has good and bad points. Before we arrived at the hotel we asked about laundry 3x and could not get a straight answer. Upon arrival we find out it is 5 euros per shirt. I asked if there was any kind of laundry place around and was told, "no, everyone has a washing machine and all the laundrettes... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just stayed at the bunratty castle hotel a bit dated but ok. Avoid the rooms above Kathleen's bar 305 & 306 at weekend the noise from the smoking area outside travels up and at its impossible to get a good nights sleep.Noise goes on till approx 5.30 am spoilt our time there. Complained to management no joy!!!!!

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff worked with our small group, adjusting rooms as needed because of some online booking confusions. The room I shared with a friend was comfortable, clean, and quiet. Good dinner places within walking distance.

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