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Blarney Castle Hotel

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Cork, Ireland
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

While lunch was popular and function room was full, I found it chaotic and service was hit and miss. Food was carvery standard. Portion sizes were big but not of the highest quality. With this in mind pricing is high considering what you get elsewhere. Have visited lemon tree restaurant here and it is much better. Wouldn't be inclined to... More 

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Adrian , Thank you for posting a review of your Sunday Lunch experience with us of yesterday 28th August 2016. We appreciate all reviews posted as they are subjective to your visit. We offer Sunday Lunch which is very popular with our customers and have repeat customers coming to us every Sunday who enjoy our good food and service.... More 

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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights this week and enjoyed our stay. Very nice staff, lively pub with excellent food and clean rooms. The breakfast included with the stay was generous and very tasty. The power went out for a few hours in Blarney but the pub stayed open and tea lights were handy in our room.

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for choosing to stay at Blarney Castle Hotel. I must apologise for the electricity going out but luckily you had eaten prior to this. With kind regards Una Forrest More 

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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

From check in to check out service was great. Room was cozy and comfortable, even without a/c that us americans are accustomed to. Checked in and the young woman at the counter was friendly and more than accomodating. Grabbed dinner and the same young woman assisted more than ordinarily necessary. Great night's sleep. Breakfast in the morning (which was included... More 

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing Blarney Castle Hotel for your accommodation in Blarney. All of our staff are excellent and provide great customer service. Regards Una Forrest More 

Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was nice. Not fancy by any means. Everyone treated us well. We enjoyed the live music and the food. It's walking distance to the Blarney castle. I recommend that you give yourself plenty of time to explore the grounds around the castle. Kissing the stone was an adventure because it is so narrow up the steps and then... More 

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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. Regards Una Forrest More 

New York City, New York
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks 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.

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for choosing to stay at Blarney Cadtle Hotel while visiting the castle. Regards Una Forrest More 

Warwick, United Kingdom
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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 

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests We were delighted to look after you during your stay with us at Blarney Castle Hotel. Please do not hesitate to call to us again when in Blarney. Regards Una Forrest More 

Dripping Springs, Texas
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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.

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests Thank you for choosing to stay with us in Blarney Castle Hotel. Regards Una Forrest More 

Boise, Idaho
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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 

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Thank you so much for choosing to stay with us ay Blarney Castle Hotel . We hope you choose us again such you come to Blarney. Regards Una Forrest More 

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.

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Blarney Castle H, Public Relations Manager at Blarney Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests. Thank you for choosing our hotel while on your honeymoon in Ireland. I hope you have wonderful happy memories. With Kind Regards Una Forrest More 

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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 

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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 

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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 )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • 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: $133 - $547 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blarney Castle Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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