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O'Loughlins Hotel

30 Main Street, Portlaoise, Ireland
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Ranked #4 of 4 hotels in Portlaoise
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 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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Tra Li
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel is very welcoming and very relaxed, comfortable environment. Both of us ordered turkey and ham and must say that it was good quality. Price was also very good. Service was excellent and would return again.

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dublin
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very central hotel but it's very dated food and drink bit over priced a lot nicer better priced and up to date places to go in the town , staff where friendly but certainly in no hurry to serve you a lot nicer hotels to stay in might suit some people, a little bit of work and it be a... More

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barry k, General Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Dear aaron654, Many thanks for taking the time to review O'Loughlins Hotel. I am delighted to inform you that we are currently in the middle of refurbing the hotel and have recently introduced exciting new menus in our bar and bistro. I would be confident that should you return you wil see a vast difference in the hotel. I do... More

Ennis, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

really enjoyed our stay in this lovely hotel. The staff were so friendly and helpful and made us feel very welcome A special mention to Maggie and the food which was great. Cant wait to go back lovely atmosphere. great central location. Brillant

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barry k, Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Dear B M Thank you for your recent review of O'Loughlins Hotel. I was delighted that you had a lovely stay with us. I will pass on your comliments to Maggie, she will be delighted with your kind words. I hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back to O'Loughlins again in the near future. Kinds Regards, Barry... More

Tipperary
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel. great rooms. safe parking. Maggie who sorted our food was fantastic. will definately be back. look forward to returning. great service and friendly staff lovely atmosphere. great central location.

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barry k, General Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Hi happygolucky000, Many thanks for your recent review of O'Loughlins Hotel. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your meal with us, and I will pass on your kind comments to Maggie. I hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back to O'Loughlins Hotel again in the future. Kind Regards, Barry Kennedy General Manager More

Wicklow, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to go for dinner and can safely say I wont be back. Wasnt busy yet I counted at least 6 staff on plus a duty manager. Waited 15 mins and no sign of menus. Went and got these myself then waited a further 20 mins to order. Food came out really quick and no wonder why. I order prawn... More

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barry k, General Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Dear noahsar, Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at O'Loughlins Hotel. I was extremely disapointed to read that you had such a poor experience with us. In the last week we have launched a new bar and bistro food menu which I am confident is of a very high standard, so perhaps you will find this... More

Navan, Ireland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for a night. room smelt a bit musky. bed sheets were clean which was a bonus. felt claustraphobic in the shower it was that small. very expensive for wat it is considering there is a beautiful hotel just up the road for the same price.

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barry k, General Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Hi jodiejohnny, Many thanks for taking the time to revirw O'Loughlins Hotel. I was disapointed to read that you did not enjoy your stay with us. Being an old building we have many different sizes of bedrooms, so perhaps if you choose to stay with us again you could request one of our more spacious rooms. I do hope wewill... More

Bradford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in the centre of town with a private car park with barriers to enter. the hotel is very friendly the staff are more than helpful. The full Irish breakfast is not to be missed. There are plenty of bars and restaurants around the hotel. We had room 17 on a Friday night where there was a disco... More

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barry k, Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Dear geoffrey s, Many thanks for taking the time to review O'Loughlins Hotel. I appreciate you pointing out that our staff are very friendly, and I am glad that you enjoyed your full irish breakfast. My apologies for the issues with noise you experienced, we do try where possible to accommodate guests away from the nightclub, but regretably this is... More

Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed here on a Friday night, our accommodation was clean and comfortable and the hotel is a centrally located within portlaois as you could possibly wish, parking is provided to the rear, Breakfast was excellent and all staff could not be more friendly, and helpful. We were on our way from Belfast to Killarney and this was the ideal... More

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barry k, Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Rorco, Many thanks for your recent review of O'Loughlins Hotel. I was delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us last Friday night. I was especially happy to read that you found the staff to be friendly and helpful. I hope you enjoyed your trip on to Killarney and I look forward to hopefully having the... More

Naas, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Stayed there recently for one night. Overall the hotel was clean and comfortable. Location was excellent. Staff were friendly and efficient. We had dinner and breakfast while there. Food was enjoyable. Would stay there again.

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barry k, General Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Laura B, Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at O'Loughlins Hotel. I was delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Thanks especially for mentioning how friendly and efficient our staff are, I will pass on your comments. I hope we will have the opportunity to welcome you back to O'Loughlins... More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in the O'Loughlins for 2 nights whilst visiting family in Ireland, we didn't spend much time in the hotel but our stay was pleasant. On arrival we were stood at reception a while before been greeted as it seemed the bar staff ran the reception also. We asked for breakfast to be served half an hour early as we... More

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barry k, Manager at O'Loughlins Hotel, responded to this review

Dear traceystar, Many thanks for your recent review of O'Loughlins Hotel. I was delighted to read that you found our staff to be friendly and that you had a pleasent stay. Regarding your breakfast experience, I apologise for the slow service you recieved. I have looked into this and have ironed out any issues which may cause this to re... More

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Address: 30 Main Street, Portlaoise, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Laois > Portlaoise
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O'Loughlins Hotel is a small, friendly family run hotel in the centre of Portlaoise. We serve excellent homecooked traditional meals from 7.30 am - 8 pm daily. With lively bars, open fires, delicious food and welcoming staff, we will make your stay in Portlaoise a memorable one. ... more   less 
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