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Horse & Jockey Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Exit 6 M8 | Horse and Jockey, Thurles 0, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Thurles
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Bangor, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on the recommendation of a friend of ours on a drive from Dublin to Cork to have dinner. First impressions were that there was an overall shabby feeling, it was as if nothing had been cleaned properly ...ever. Furniture could do with being reupholstered, windows cleaned, floor washed, fresh lick of paint in places, updating of the... More

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Staffordshire
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay at this hotel about 8 to 10 times a year and always look forward to my stay as this is one of my favourite hotels.The staff are very friendly as well as the owner Tom,everything is top notch. I cannot understand the criticism this hotel gets,these people have to get a life complaining about how weak the cappuccino... More

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Dublin
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty good selection of food from main courses to sandwiches, soups etc the service is pretty slow and it can be difficult to attract waitress attention. I had the open crap sandwich which was pretty good. Would choose this as stop off on main road to cork compared to other poor alternatives

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate in the bar. Ordered 2 steaks. Steaks were cremated. Potatoes were obviously reheats from lunch. Veg poor. Chips were poor. Staff tried to defend the food when we complained. If a decent restuarnt opened up off the M8 this place would have to pull up their socks.

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Shannon, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the hotel it self is lovely - a wonderful choice of where to eat - from the formal restaurant to the more casual bar food- either was great! we had a 2 night B&B plus dinner offer and the set menu available to us was the best ever package set menu- just as good as the a la carte! The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed in the horse and jockey hotel recently and I was not disappointed check in was fine the rooms were very nice. I had some bar food which was ok maybe could do with a little shake up on the menu side of things seemed a little old fashioned. Breakfast was very nice plenty of everything staff were helpful.... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was disappointed to be told we could not book into after 4.30pm as hotel had been at full capacity night before. We went to the bar for the drink to wait until the room was ready. Bar staff seemed scared to make eye contact incase we wanted served. Finally got served after having to call a member of staff over.... More

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Cork
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a meal here with my friend and was very impressed with Liam Crowe the waiter. He was very observant nd extremely fast services the waitress who brought our meal down was lovely I couldn't rate this establishment high enough for food nd accommodation

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
36 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reception and breakfast staff good. Very expensive food one course dinner 22 euro with a wait of 55 mins for it to be served!!!! Had to request room change as first allocation was unacceptable as it was dirty, dusty and with heavily stained carpet. Second room which appeared to be an upgrade also had stained carpet, dusty shelves,and shower did... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped for dinner at the Horse & Jockey Restaurant and Bar in the Enclosure Bar. The food was good but not exceptional (definitely not worthy of a Michelin recommendation). The manager was more concerned about watching sports than supervising wait staff. The waitress that served us had some form off attitude or air about her. Our... More

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Address: Exit 6 M8 | Horse and Jockey, Thurles 0, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Tipperary > Thurles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Horse & Jockey Hotel 4*
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