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County Dublin, Ireland
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Been here on many occasions and I'm impressed every time. Staff would do anything for you. The room service was incredible and the food was absolutely delicious. Recommended by me, and I will be back again.

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Dublin
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent clean hotel with a great bar, would return again for sure! We were warmly welcomed by the lovely girl at the front desk, who couldn't have been nicer. Room was very comfortable; warm and very quiet. The breakfast and evening meals were fantastic and I cannot say enough about all the staff. They could not have been more helpful.... More 

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Lawrenceville, Georgia USA
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43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Brandon is a very old hotel sadly in need of a makeover. There is not even a respectable trolley to transport luggage in from the parking lot in back of the building. My breakfast egg came with pieces of shell, so I can't even applaud the breakfast. I booked this hotel because of the pool, hot tub and sauna,... More 

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We do offer a clean & presentable luggage trolley for our guests to transport baggage from the parking lot into the main hotel building. We are sorry that a piece of shell was found in your eggs. If we were made aware of... More 

Cork, Ireland
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200 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel on a recent visit and to say we were dissapointed would not be unfair. The Hotel badly needs a makeover. I was going to give this place a 2 star rating but I have given it an extra one for an excellent breakfast.

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We are pleased to read your positive comments in relation to our breakfast service. However I am disappointed to read that your overall stay was not as expected. We are sorry to hear this was your experience and have shared your comments with... More 

Everett, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Service was great, however hotel needs a serious upgrade. Room was quite hot, no way to adjust room temperature. Rooms were small, but that is ok most European hotels are. Rugs needed to cleaned or replaced,(bit of a smell. Service was good, location was ok. Tralee is a big city not the quaint village you want for tourism

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We are pleased to read your positive comments in relation to our guest service. However I am disappointed to read that you had trouble with the temperature management in your room. The heaters in the bedrooms can be adjusted by guests for their... More 

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Great friendly staff and location. We recommended this hotel to our friends for a 4 night stay and explore the county. I have stayed in this hotel for many one night stays while cycling from mizen 2 Malin head so it was great to relax and enjoy what the Brandon has to offer. Great leisure centre , friendly staff, Nice... More 

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We are happy you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. We agree that Tralee is a great base to explore all that Co Kerry has to offer. I will pass on your feedback to our staff & management. I am sure they will... More 

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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We stayed over a weekend for a friends wedding. The staff were very friendly and helpful and the building and rooms were very well maintained. A special mention to the chef and staff of the bar restaurant who went out of their way to accommodate an awkward vegan!

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We are happy you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. I will pass on your feedback to our restaurant and kitchen department. I am sure they will be pleased that their efforts were appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Heard about brandon hotel from a friend who said it was great. But when it came to booking a room it was different. I emailed brandon hotel last week to book a room for a few nights and never got a reply. Emailed again today and never got an answer again. Wouldn't recommend brandon hotel as they don't answer emails... More 

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience with the Brandon Hotel. Our records show that we did in fact respond to your email enquiry. If this is not the case please contact me directly at the hotel & I would be happy to provide further assistance. Regards The Duty Manager More 

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County Carlow, Ireland
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24 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Very welcome on arrival. Staff very polite and friendly. Room was a bit dated but very clean and comfortable. Restaurant was not open, unusual for a bank holiday weekend. We ate in the bar, food was fabulous and very tasty. Breakfast was average, could do with a menu for people who don't want hot food. Would recommend this hotel to... More 

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. Thank you for your suggestions to improve our breakfast service. We are happy you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. I will pass on your feedback to our reception, restaurant and kitchen department. I am sure they will be pleased that their efforts... More 

County Cork, Ireland
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43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

This hotel is an oldfashioned but comfortable old lady. All rooms are clean and comfortable, and a really good nights sleep was had by all. Breakfast was self service. It was excellent. The staff were smiling and very happy to look after us. A great safe free car park at the rere.

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Duty M, Manager at Brandon Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know of your experience at the Brandon Hotel. We are happy you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. We try to offer our guests an enjoyable stay while offering great value. I will pass on your feedback to our reception and housekeeping department. I am sure they will be pleased that... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whatever the occasion, the Brandon Hotel Conference & Leisure Centre Tralee offers you a warm and friendly welcome in the heart of Tralee. Only minutes walk from Tralee town centre, it is the perfect location to relax after doing a spot of shopping, taking in the sights of Kerry or sampling the nightlife in Tralee. The Brandon Hotel encapsulates timeless elegance with comfort,and the names has long since been synonymous with quality since it opened in 1966. Guests enjoy an outstanding service, a charming and friendly atmosphere and traditionally furnished surroundings, not to mention state-of-the-art leisure facilities and a purpose-built conference centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brandon Hotel

Address: Princes Street, Tralee, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Tralee
Price Range: $87 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Brandon Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 185
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