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Royal Valentia Hotel

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Travelers' Choice 2019 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
The Royal Hotel Valentia has been welcoming guests for over two hundred years. Tucked away in one of Co. Kerry's most beautiful settings, the peaceful village of Knightstown on Valentia Island, this charming, family-run hotel is perched on the quayside, overlooking Valentia Harbour. The historic, eye-catching Royal Hotel Valentia comprises 30 recently refurbished rooms and suites. Each room boasts five-star amenities including contemporary bathrooms, flat screen TVs and free WiFi. Enjoy the stunning views of Valentia Harbour, Portmagee channel and the Iveragh Peninsula from one of our Deluxe Four Poster rooms. The hotel is also home to a the Royal Bar and Restaurant, popular amongst guests and locals alike. Local amenities including The Valentia Heritage Museum, Cracow Playground and tennis courts are just a short 5 minute stroll away. Local cafes and bars operate throughout the summer season and the Valentia Island Car Ferry runs from just outside our door. We can cater for weddings, civil ceremonies, anniversaries, family parties or corporate functions. With the Wild Atlantic Way, Skellig Michael and the Ring of Kerry on our doorstep, the Royal Hotel Valentia is the ideal setting for your weekend break in the south west. Your next trip to Valentia is just a click away!
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 47 out of 100
33Restaurantswithin 5 miles
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Heaven on earth, rooms are spectacular with breathtaking views , staff is so friendly, food is amazing, bar is good fun! Returned 4th time and each time it gets better and better , highly highly recommend to visit valentia itself and stay at this amazing family run Hotel, you
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What a wonderful place to stop for lunch. Beautiful restaurant and bar, great people, great food, and great views. Very close to the ferry crossing and a delightful town to walk around. You can easily make it part of the drive around the Rong of Kerry.
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I was with a large group and we stayed for 3 nights. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable. The service I received was outstanding! The one thing that brought the rating down from a 5 was the restaurant service and the food. Slow and unorganised would be a way to
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We stayed here for two nights, the staff here all lovely, friendly and helpful and the most comfortable hotel beds I've ever slept on. The hotel has a good menu and the restaurant and bar have a relaxed atmosphere with good tasty food. Valentia Island accessable by ferry or
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An excellent hotel with very reasonable rates and excellent food. When you wake in the morning the peace and quiet is unreal. It’s built practically on the seafront with breathtaking scenery all around
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$89 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IrelandProvince of MunsterValentia IslandKnightstown
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