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Shirley Arms Hotel

4.0 of 5 Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I had a great stay here for my friend's hen party. The staff were wonderful, entertainment in the bar great and the rooms lovely and big. Only problem was it was extremely warm in the rooms due to the great weather and lack of air con - I would imagine this is a problem for the hotel once in a... More

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Lurgan, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

We have just returned from dinner in the Shirley Arms (we didn't stay). We were given a private room for 20 adults and 3 children away from the bustle of the bar and main restaurant. The set menu was great - loads of choices for everyone with at least 6 starters, mains and desserts to choose from. The service from... More

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Dublin, Ireland
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

First time I've been to Carrickmacross and I couldn't have picked a better hotel to stay in. The Shirley Arms is full of character(s) and has a quaint charm that lures you in upon arrival. The rooms were modernly decorated and quiet, just what I needed after a days quad biking at the nearby Irish Country Quads. The food in... More

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Carrickmacross, Ireland
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

I didn't stay in this hotel on the day in question as I live in Carrickmacross but I regularly dine in the restaurant for lunch and I would consider myself as a loyal customer. I went for lunch on the 1st June with friends and the food was lovely as usual. So much so, I returned two days later with... More

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Ballyclare, United Kingdom
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89 reviews 89 reviews
33 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Stayed for one night on a b&b basis and was pleasantly surprised. Checked in without any fuss and was given directions to the free car park out the back of the hotel - the car park at the front of the hotel only permits parking for 2 hours! The room was on the first floor and at the side of... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

My husband and I stayed here for a long weekend and can honestly say we had a lovely stay here! All the staff were welcoming and friendly. Rooms are spacious and perfectly adequate along with the bathroom. Food was amazing, something about the chicken wings which are to die for :-) We were here for a friends wedding and I... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013 via mobile

Hotel is in an attractive old building with modern interior. Rooms are large, well appointed and comfortable. Staff very friendly. Food in the restaurant was very tasty but portion sizes are very large. Overall very happy to recommend this hotel for anyone travelling in this part of Ireland. I was on business and did not pay my own bill so... More

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Micheal M, General Manager at Shirley Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jonathan, Thank you for taking the time to complete your review regarding your recent stay at Shirley Arms Hotel Carrickmacross. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and I will be sure to pass on your words of appreciation to our team. We look forward to welcoming you back the next time your travel... More

Carrickmacross, Monaghan, Ireland
20 reviews 20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Located at the end of the Main Street. Excellent parking on street or behind the hotel. Decor inside is top class. The food is fantastic, especially the Surf and Turf. (Steak and Sea food). Prices are at the top of the reasonable scale but the service is fantastic. Food can be served in the bar or restaurant. I like the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

Stayed here recently as i was attending a 40th nearby.This is a lovely hotel,Staff are very helpful,food was really good in the restaurant, would recommend the Steak Best ive had in a long time.Rooms are clean and spacious.All round enjoyable trip

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1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights in February .put in a room on first floor,very poor lighting in room.No heating on in room when we arrived.Told reception,they apologised and said that they had thought it was on.heating came on,half hour later heating went off.Back to the reception,again they apologised and said that perhaps there is something wrong with the... More

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Micheal M, General Manager at Shirley Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback regarding your recent visit to Shirley Arms hotel. We appreciate all forms of customer feedback, and it is through constructive comments that we are able to continually improve our services and facilities. I am sorry that your experience with our accommodation did not meet your expectations, we strive... More

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Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Ulster > County Monaghan > Carrickmacross
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Shirley Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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