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Tinakilly Country House Hotel & Restaurant

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Main Street | Co Wicklow, Rathnew, Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Rathnew
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
April22 Dublin, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Took my Mam for afternoon tea on Saturday which was lovely and at €25 for the two of us the price was very reasonable. We arrived a bit early so we took the opportunity to have a stroll around the beautiful grounds. Afternoon tea was served in a room overlooking the gardens with a small view out to sea. We... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

first impression was lovely, large old country style house, room was in style with house but bed terrible, creaked loudly every time you moved (not a great nights sleep). Breakfast was one of the worst we have ever had, most of it returned but staff didn't ask why, is this normal in a 4 star hotel?? Will not be returning... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The brother's wedding - having had a rather disappointing experience recently in another country house hotel, I was a little apprehensive about this to say the least! However I'm delighted to report that Tinakilly was superb in every way. There's so much that can go wrong at a wedding that can spoil the day, so it was their attention to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The house is lovely, the grounds beautiful, the restaurant is a bit uneven but good. Understanding this is not a Ritz or 4Seasons; the house cleaning needs to be a bit more ardent as some areas ,while not unclean, were in need of additional attention. The house is representative of the lifestyle of the country gentleman in the not to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth a visit for the grounds and scenery alone! If you are lucky enough to catch one of the sunny days of summer then you'll never want to leave. Lovely food and friendly service. A car is a must both for the really long drive way and for a jaunt up into the Wicklow mountains. Will be returning for sure.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fabulous meal here recently, couldn't fault the food or the service but the wine list was awful and very overpriced, anything we picked wasn't available and there didn't seem to be any suitable alternatives. Staff are so so nice and we had an incredible evening in the most beautiful of places.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am amazed about some of the reviews I have just read where people are raving about this place. I wonder if we were at the same location!! The long driveway leading up to the hotel was in bad need of repair. At the entrance we struggled to bring our luggage into the hotel as the driveway is not paved... More

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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay. The house and gardens are so pretty from outside and there is a lot to catch the eye, inside and out. It felt a bit like we were on the set of Poirot or Miss Marple. Our room was very charming and comfortable. The breakfast was very good, and used the finest quality ingredients. Fish... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in Tinakilly House for a family wedding and from the very entrance, to the grounds of the hotel I was taken in. It is a beautiful old country house and decorated tastefully inside. The grounds and views are spectacular! The staff also were extremely helpful and polite. The hotel was perfect for a wedding and I was extremely jealous... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got married here a few weeks ago and were thrilled with every aspect of our stay. We had many guests travelling from overseas and hosted welcome drinks on the Friday, wedding on saturday and BBQ on sunday. Over the entire stay we were made to feel as though the house was our own, the staff helped us to capture... More

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Address: Main Street | Co Wicklow, Rathnew, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Rathnew
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Tinakilly Country House Hotel & Restaurant 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Built in 1883 for Captain Robert Halpin, Tinakilly is a beautiful Country House Hotel with 51 bedrooms set on 7 acres of mature landscaped gardens overlooking the Irish sea ... more   less 
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