We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Blarney Castle Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Management photos
Blarney Castle Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

296 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 292: English reviews
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice stay. The hotel is an antique and in great condition for its age. The grounds the hotel is on are very nice, great for a evening walk. Food was good and staff was very nice. Rooms were very clean and great view from the window. Would stay again.

Helpful?
1 Thank micg0v
Warwick, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
167 reviews
69 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 776 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Hi Folks, If you find this review of any help at all, please click the helpful green tab at the end. Thank you. For my money, The Blarney Castle Hotel is the prime spot to be situated in. Nearest Hotel to the Castle, right opposite the Village Green and a thirty second walk to all of the local shops, bars... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank Ruddstar
Dripping Springs, Texas
Level Contributor
27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is nothing special however the location was perfect to visit the castle. We met some Irish business associates in the bar and discovered our ability to keep up was severely lacking. I recommend a traditional Irish breakfast here and yes that includes the blood sausage.

Helpful?
1 Thank G L
Boise, Idaho
Level Contributor
28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to book a room facing the green. The rooms are large and well-maintained. The hotel itself is older but has been charmingly kept up. Asking around town is to a four recommendation for dinner, the locals all suggested the restaurant at the hotel! That sure made it easy. We had a wonderful meal and were delighted... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank rowidaho
Ormond Beach, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

Hotel is right near the castle. All staff are super nice and helpful! Really went out of their way to make our stay special. Awesome breakfast included. Cozy bar and good food. Generous sized rooms with wifi.

Helpful?
1 Thank karenpalpant
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed with Una last week. I brought 30 ( not all at the same time )very dirty , exhausted riders and bikes to the Blarney Castle Hotel as the finishing line to. 2500km ultra endurance bicycle race from Dublin to Derry then around the wild Atlantic way. They left clean fresh and very happy. Una could not have been... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Adrian O
Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We were delighted to have you and your group stay with us over the few days while at the end of your endurance cycle. I hope you all enjoyed Blarney and hopefully see you all again next year. With kind regards Una Forrest. More 

County Cork, Ireland
Level Contributor
8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Beautiful village, hotel is situated across from the Blarney Castle entrance. The green area to the front of the hotel is beautiful where families can sit and relax. The hotel is a really nice hotel, service and food are excellent. The team employed at the hotel are young and dynamic and cannot do enough for you from when you arrive... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Barbara D
Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay. We have an excellent team all working together to enhance the stay of guests and also looking after all of our customers. I will certainly pass on your praise. With kind regards Una Forrest. More 

Mint Hill, NC
Level Contributor
36 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This castle was built in 1210 and is amazing! If you want to kiss the Blarney Stone, be prepared! You climb over 100 spiral steps that are original to the castle and it is a very enclosed space. I loved it but would not recommend it for anyone scared of heights or claustrophobic. Those castles look big from the outside... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Michele2020_13
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

found this place by chance using free book from tourist office,while touring southern Ireland.girl who checked us in was very helpful and obliging .room was excellent,with massive bed and tv. Everywhere was spotlessly clean and the room and bathroom were well equipped and spacious. Although this is basically a pub with accommodation the food choices were good and the quality... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank johnw186334
Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at Blarney Castle Hotel while visiting Blarney Castle. We are ideally located from it. We were delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. With kind regards Una Forrest More 

Sudbury, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Hotel has charm and is very quaint. No luxury but clean. Connie was very welcoming and accommodating. We spent our first night in the bar but the later we stayed the more obvious that we were not so welcomed. It is a townie bar and the townies come in later to play cards and listen to the music. We didn't... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank dbkelly6183
Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay while in the village of Blarney. Blarney Castle Hotel is an old building dated back to 1837. Each Thursday night a group of card players do occupy a table in the bar to play cards. All of our customers here are very friendly who interact... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

123 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (89)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (19)
Viewed
Room/Suite (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Dining (11)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Other (41)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (34)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (5)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Other (17)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Blarney
Centre
The River Lee
The River Lee
#2 of 23 in Cork
4.5 of 5 stars 2,957 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Sunday's Well
The Kingsley
The Kingsley
#4 of 23 in Cork
4.5 of 5 stars 845 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blarney Castle Hotel was established in 1837 and is still run by the Forrest Family. Blarney Castle Hotel is ideally located on the village square of the picturesque village. We offer excellent guest accommodation. Our restaurant The Lemon Tree Restaurant is opened daily from 7.30 Am till 9.30Pm daily, 7 days a week. Breakfast is served to guests and is also opened to the public. We offer a superior breakfast in the area all of which is cooked to order with a simply delicious choice. All of our produce is sourced locally and we pride ourselves in offering good value for money on our excellent quality of food. Lunch is served daily both in the Main Bar and The Lemon Tree Restaurant from 12 noon onwards till 9.30Pm daily. Our main bar is known locally as "Johnny's" is an unspoilt bar in the village and offers an excellent selection of beers, wines and ales. We have Traditional Music playing every Tuesday from 9.30Pm. On Wednesday(Summer Months only) at 8pm we also have Set Dancing together with Margaret Mccarthy and Music to entertain our guests and locals alike. We also have music on Saturday and Sunday. We also have a function room called the "Killowen Room" which can cater for small parties and family occasions. Free wifi accessibility throughout the hotel. Blarney Castle Hotel continues to be the focal point in Blarney for the locals and also with guests passing through to visit the Blarney Castle or to visit the Blarney Woollen Mills . ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blarney Castle Hotel

Address: Blarney Castle Hotel The Square, Blarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Blarney
Price Range: $134 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blarney Castle Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity and Hotwire so you can book your Blarney Castle Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay