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Cliff House Hotel

Cliff Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed every yr d last 4 yrs for 7 days .family room o.balcony overlooking the beach .gr8 breakfast in gorgeous dining area looking at beach .fantastic meals .gr8 music every night .young and alittle younger ha mixture of people .fiona the owner is hands on worker and fantastic host .luv my holidays .treated like royalty .even press and deliver clothes... More

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We are in Ballybunnion now, and had a wonderful dinner at the Cliff House last night! Caroline is the perfect hostess and we were treated like family. Fiona does the baking and we had the best scones that I have ever had! They were absolutely delicious! Fiona also supplied us with the Irish butter, homemade strawberry jam and cream... Went... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Only booked in for 1 night but next year will definately try for 2 - staff couldnt have been more helpful and thre breakfast was fantastic......roll on listowel 2015, Weather may have helped but all in all, a very pleasant experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

In my experience, the mark of a good hotel is the quality of the room and food and the professionalism and friendliness of the staff. For each and all of these aspects I would award 10/10! We have already provisionally booked our next stay and I wish it was sooner!

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Maggy, Thank you so much for taking the time to write on Trip Advisor, it is very much appreciated. We enjoyed looking after you while you stayed with us for the week as much as you enjoyed being here and we too are looking forward to your return visit next year ! Kind Regards. Fiona O Callaghan. More

Peachtree City, Georgia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We were on a 10 day trip to Ireland and in Ballybunion so the guys could golf. We only stayed here one night and would probably not go back. The hotel reeked of fried food from the first step in the door. Maybe the kitchen isn't properly ventilated, but it was overpowering. The whole hotel definitely needs quite a bit... More

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for your feedback. I was disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us for reasons you outlined. Thank you for taking the time to write on trip advisor, it’s very important for us to hear what our guests have to say. I was delighted to hear that you did enjoy the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We had a group of 10 women on a Hen Party. Fiona, the Manager and her staff couldn't have been better. Place was great value, showers were incredible, dinner was lovely - and great value too. We had top floor balcony rooms with views out over the sea and sunsets that were out of this world. Ballybunion still has it's... More

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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

When I came on to write the review, I was shocked to see its #2 status, then I realised it is #2 of 2 hotels and that makes more sense, as it's the worst hotel in Ballybunion. We stayed for one night, turning up without a booking. The receptionist must have a masters degree in sales avoidance and eye rolling,... More

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for your feedback. I was disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us for reasons you outlined. Thank you for taking the time to write on trip advisor, it’s very important for us to hear what our guests have to say. Yours Sincerely, Mrs Fiona O Callaghan. More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The young and inexperienced staff are trying very hard to compensate the dated and tired accommodation. Old style (deep backed) portable tv, grubby and damaged bath panel, 1970s furnishing. Food in the 'bistro' was barely acceptable bar food. Wifi in the foyer only. 3 star and one of those is because there's a beach nearby. Truly depressing. Needs investment to... More

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for your feedback. I was disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us for reasons you outlined. Thank you for taking the time to write on trip advisor, it’s very important for us to hear what our guests have to say. Yours Sincerely, Mrs Fiona O Callaghan. More

Kilkenny
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stayed there as couples break (3 couples) in August 2014. None of us had stayed in Ballybunion before so we weren't sure about accommodation. When we arrived at the hotel the staff were very easy to deal with, we were checked in without any fuss too. Rooms and corridors were very clean, lots of hot water and comfortable beds.... More

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking the time to write on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us and we appreciate your positive Feed back. We look forward to your return Visit. Yours Sincerely, Mrs Fiona O Callaghan. More

Dungannon, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

At first when we arrived we had no rooms which was booked the previous day from the sister hotel, but the receptionist Fiona was very friendly to us and was able to re organise things so we got our rooms in the end,it was misunderstanding . Very child friendly . We had a lovely musical evening and the buffet food... More

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Fionamary O, Manager at Cliff House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest , Thank you for taking the time to write on Trip Advisor. I was delighted to hear that you did enjoy your stay with us for Eirn & Mickeys Wedding after party, it was a great night indeed as was the day before in our sister hotel The Listowel Arms Hotel for the big day it’s self. Thank... More

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Address: Cliff Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballybunion
Number of rooms: 45
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