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The Killeshin Hotel

4.0 of 5 Dublin Road, Portlaoise, Ireland
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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County Cork, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here one night and the room was great with a friendly, welcoming receptionist. Breakfast in the bedroom was good. We had a meal in the hotel restaurant because the bar food had stopped. Sadly, the meal was straight out of the Pallas foods catalogue? It was ok but nothing special. Nothing to highlight local food and produce which was... More

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Kildare, Ireland
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stayed here for 2 nights with parnter in november in a double room.. room was lovely and very spacious and super clean.. bed was very comfortable only down side was that quilt on bed very thin and woke couple of times cold.. staff are very welcoming and cant do enough to help you ring taxis ect..ate breakfast here both morning... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

i stayed here with work colleagues for 4 nights. I wasn't really expecting anything as the hotel had been prebooked for us. When I arrived I was pleasantly surprised! The foyer was beautiful with a lovely bar and restaurant attached. My room was also great! I was sharing with a colleague and we had plenty of space! Plus a big... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your very kind review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you will be back again soon. Kind regards, John Flannery General Manager More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed overnight last Saturday. The bedroom is a good size and the bed and pillows were comfortable. The shower was good and everything was clean and in good condition. We enjoyed a lovely breakfast yesterday morning. However, the room - allegedly non-smoking - STANK and it was like sleeping in a stale ashtray. We were in a tearing hurry... More

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Waterford, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided we needed a night away that was in an hours distance to Dublin and Portlaoise was a great choice.I happened upon the Killeshin and to be honest..from the minute I walked in the door it's been exactly what we needed. I wanted somewhere where we could check in early and use the facilities.We had a swim, sauna, Steam... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It was wonderful to recieve such glowing appreciation of our staff and our accommodation product. We are delighted you enjoy your break with us and hopefully you will think of us again in the future. Yours sincerely, John Flannery General Manager More

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to explore the Slieve Bloom area and decided to base ourselves in this hotel for one night of a bank holiday weekend. We were very impressed with this modern, comfortable hotel. We had interconnecting rooms which worked perfectly for our family. The hotel was very quiet during the night and a good night's sleep was had by all.... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. The hotel indeed is a great location for exploring the Slieve Bloom mountains. We are pleased that you found the staff helpful and will be delighted to welcome you back again in the future. Yours sincerely, John Flannery General Manager More

Sligo, Ireland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a good location a bit off the beaten track - but that is no harm. The hotel itself is of fine standard and the rooms deserve a special compliment for roominess and layout. Modern and contemporary come to mind - pity then that the staff could not get the WIFI working despite a request to have... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, while your comments were positive in the review it was unfortunate that the wifi was not working in your room. We have just completed a new WIFI system hotel wide and have had some teething problems for which I apologise. Yours Sincerely John Flannery General Manager More

Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Stayed here for an overnight stay on Saturday. Was not really sure what to expect as there are a good mix of reviews for the hotel. I have to say I was very plesantly surprised. Check in was a dream, with the staff friendly and helpful which found the common theme in this hotel. The staff member checked us in... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of your stay with us, we are delighted you enjoyed it. I have taken note of your comments regarding the leisure centre and will make appropriate amendments to their cleaning regime. We look forward to your return. Yours sincerely, John Flannery General Manager More

Cork, Ireland
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stayed for business. No wifi in the room was a bit of a pain.Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Room was average, bed was no better than average and there was quite a bit traffic noise from the main road. Leisure facilities were good. Breakfast was good.Special mention to the steak in the bar which was excellent and the service... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. I am delighted to tell you as of last week we have rolled out WI-FI in all bedrooms and I am delighted to read your overall experience was good. Yours Sincerely John Flannery General Manager More

Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

After a tough couple of weeks in work, me and my partner decided to take a nice relaxing weekend away, but this was not the case!! The receptionist who greeted us for check-in on Friday evening was truly lovely and a credit to have working for your hotel. The room was clean other than the cobwebs found in the corners.... More

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JohnFlannery, General Manager at The Killeshin Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. I was delighted to talk to you directly and resolve your issues with the short comings in the hotel. I have instigated a full review of the bar service and we are presently undergoing training to correct the failings you, and others have highlighted. Once again please accept my apology. Yours... More

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Address: Dublin Road, Portlaoise, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Laois > Portlaoise
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Killeshin Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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