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The Inn at Dromoland

on the N18 Limerick to Galway road | Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland (Formerly Clare Inn Hotel)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Forks, North Dakota
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Inn at Dromoland must be under renovations because there was construction going on. Some carpet definitely needs to be replaced. Rooms were alright, staff was friendly. I would suggest golfing at Dromoland - fantastic, beautiful course. Fish and chips and beer were also good.

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Clare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have stayed twice with our grandchildren in the last six months and have been very pleased with all aspects of our visit. The staff in all areas are excellent. The rooms are very pleasant and absolutely spotless, as is the whole hotel. The family room is such a bonus with a fridge, microwave and toaster. There's also a washer/dryer in... More 

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Tralee, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A group of adults and children had lunch in the very busy bar. At first could not accommodate all together but when a number of tables together became available no problem to staff to change us. Food was lovely and a great choice from lunch menu or a la carte. Staff were very attentive and were very helpful with children.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went here for lunch on st patricks day. Food was delicious. When we got to the table there was no cutlery. Ordered starters and food came. No knife and fork. Waiter was a VERY rude girl. Was in a very bad mood and gave us a sarcastic smile when we told her to take ice out of a coke that... More 

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Flint, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel was nicely decorated and quite easily found. Right off the main road so it was located between Shannon and Galway. The staff was great and went over and above any request you made. Having 5 children staying with me proved the staff's excellence.

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Limerick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with family for Mother's day. Ate in the bar as we did not want to go to the restaurant. Menu was excellent. We had salmon, burgers and kids meals. All were very good. I often judge a place by its kids menu. Honestly this is as good as any of the competition. Staff had no issues with us settling... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for a family wedding with Room only basis . Breakfast extremely expensive and over priced for €11 per person . Room was beautiful . Very clean and decor very well done . The shower was brilliant . Bar area lovely tidy and clean . Prices in bar are expensive € 2.90 mineral , pint bottle bulmers € 5.80 ,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for a family wedding, from the moment we arrived we were treated so well by staff that could not do more for us, we went to our room which was hugh and beautifully decorated fresh and bright, and well stock with fluffy white towels, our food was superb the reception hall was just breathtakingly beautiful, the bar... More 

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Lake Worth, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on 2/12,13/2015 & were so delighted ! The room was the cleanest we had in 5 Irish hotels; it was spotlessly clean. The room was lovely; it was one of the redecorated rooms; as an interior decorator, I can attest to the quality of the renovation. Fashion meets form and the result is exceptional! The breakfast was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We attended a wedding close by in Knapogue Castle with children stayed one night. Room was nice and big enough for family of four. Breakfast next morning was as one would expect in a hotel with nice choice. The Gastro Pub rustic in nature recently renovated has ok food, kids were catered for. The hotel has a small playground which... More 

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ClaireCoughlan, Manager at The Inn at Dromoland, responded to this review

Dear Gerri O, Thank you for taking the time to post your review of your recent stay with us here at The Inn at Dromoland. I am delighted to see you enjoyed your stay with us while you attended the wedding in Knappogue. I hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back to the hotel in the future,... More 

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