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Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre

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Foynes, Ireland
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in the Castle Hotel on a short break. Having stayed there before it was great to see nothing has changed. Great welcome at reception from Lorraine and Catherine. Our room was spotlessly clean and comfortable. Went to the bar for something to eat,hard to know what to order from the extensive menu. Looked after attentively by Barbara. Freshly cooked... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this glowing report on The Castle Hotel Macroom. We really do appreciate your feedback and of course we are thrilled that you enjoyed your return visit so much. I have passed on your kind comments to all our team and we very much hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon! More 

Newry, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six of really enjoyed this hotel for five nights mid July, service at reception, restaurant and room service was excellent. Breakfast was one of the best I have ever eaten and the four evening meals we had were also excellent, two in the restaurant and two in the bar. The hotel was very busy but the large modern bedrooms were... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

What a lovely review! Thank you! We are delighted that you all enjoyed your Castle Hotel Experience. It was our pleasure to welcome you to our hotel and we appreciate your lovely feedback and high recommendation. We hope you might have excuse or occasion to return sometime in the not too distant future. The warmest of Macroom welcomes awaits you. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for x 1 night on business, whilst Ireland had a small heatwave. Made to feel very welcome. Room clean and tidy. Restaurant food very good and reasonable prices. The thing that did it for me was after checking out, asked if I would like a complimentary bottle of water for my journey... its the little things that go... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Many thanks for choosing to stay recently at The Castle Hotel Macroom. We are most grateful to you for taking the time to share your views with us and others. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and we really hope you'll choose The Castle Hotel again, should you be in The Lee Valley area. More 

ENNIS
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37 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night recently and the usual high standards still apply . Lovely welcome , top class room with all mod cons and excellent breakfast and leisure centre . This place is a must visit for the cork area . Keep up the good work .

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your return visit to The Castle Hotel Macroom. And thank you very much for sharing your views here. We are delighted you enjoyed this visit so much and we really hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back again soon! More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

lovely weekend in Macroom.... From the moment we arrived - checked in by Kay, so helpful, friendly & cheerful with advice on possible days out ( gave us map & info sheets )offered to help with bags to rooms. .. room was pleasent & breakfast cooked to order. .. did not used pool but looked busy when passing.. Kay was... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for this really positive review of The Castle Hotel Macroom. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay so much and we are most grateful to you for taking the time to share your views here. I have passed on your lovely remarks to Kay and the team and we all hope to have the opportunity to welcome you... More 

Surrey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This hotel was recommended by a family friend and it lived up to all expectations. Wonderful large room with plenty of space for our active three year old, comfortable beds and excellent room service. The owners, the Buckleys made us feel very welcome as did the friendly staff throughout the hotel. The food was delicious and the breakfast absolutely delicious... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for selecting to stay at The Castle Hotel Macroom. And our sincere thanks for writing this lovely review. We are thrilled to learn that your stay was so enjoyable. We all hope to have another chance to welcome you back, should you be in the lovely Lee Valley area again soon. More 

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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

top shelf hotel beautiful rooms, large parking lot, great bar and restaurant and the front desk staff, first class. the girls that work the desk day and evening are helpful, cheerful and a credit to the castle hotel. even though we took trips to kinsale, cobh and cork city we used the castle as our base of operations, that is... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you! What a beautiful review of The Castle Hotel! On behalf of the Buckley Family and our entire team, may I extend our sincere thanks for taking the time to share your kind comments about The Castle Hotel Experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much and your visit to Ireland. We very much look forward... More 

Donegal Town, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

I travel a lot on business and usually only pass through Macroom on my way to Kerry, but as seemingly everywhere in Kerry was fully booked due to various events I took a punt on the Castle Hotel. From initial phone reservation (Kay on reception was lovely!) to dining, swimming and check in/out, the staff could not have been better.... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

What a great review! Thank you! We are delighted that you enjoyed your Castle Hotel Experience so much. This means a lot to us. It was our pleasure to welcome you to our hotel and we appreciate your lovely feedback and high recommendation. I have shared your lovely comments with Kat, Cath and all our team. We hope you might... More 

Chino Hills, California
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102 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Macroom is such a small little town so I did not expect the hotel to be of such high quality. rooms large and comfortable. Baths are new with a spa tub. You do have access to the spa (I didnt try). Best of all is the staff. They were over the top helpful and friendly. We came with a large... More 

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1 Thank Fran W
castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing The Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre for your recent stay in Macroom with your group. And thank you most sincerely for reviewing us on TripAdvisor! Our guests often tell us how helpful it is to read past guests' comments before booking their own visits. I have shared your very kind remarks and comments with all our... More 

offaly
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We regularly stay at The Castle Hotel Macroom on business, the reason we keep coming back is because it is so hard to find anywhere as good as this! Comfortable and spacious rooms with aircon, secure parking, fast free Wi Fi in all areas, excellent leisure facilities, delicious food and most importantly world class welcoming staff who look after every... More 

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castlehotelm, Owner at Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your continued visits to The Castle Hotel Macroom. We really do value your loyalty and your beautiful review! We are of course delighted that your visit was so enjoyable and I have shared your lovely coments with our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to Macroom in the not too distant future. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The 4 Star Castle Hotel Winner of 2015 Trip Advisor Awards: Top 25 Hotels in Ireland! Winner of The Best Hotel Carvery In Ireland 2014/'15 Winner of An Irish Restaurant Association Award For Best Customer Service 2013/'14 The Luxury Four Star Hotel in Co. Cork is nestled between Blarney & Killarney, in the old world market town of Macroom - your idyllic location! Our boutique family owned hotel, offers you the ideal base to explore the abundance of activities in The South West of Ireland. You are guaranteed an intimate welcome from the Buckley Family, five star friendly service, and all the facilities you would expect at a multi award winning 4 star hotel. And this includes free Wifi! You will be spoiled for choice with our dining options, with an emphasis on using local & seasonal produce in B's Restaurant. You simply must sample our new Craft Beer menu in Dan Buckley's Bar and don't miss our home baked treats in our continental style cafe. As our guest you may indulge & relax in our Health & Leisure Club, with 16m deck level pool, spa bubble pool, kids pool, steam room & gym. You really must come now and see for yourself how wonderful Macroom is! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre

Address: Main Street, Macroom, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Macroom
Price Range: $89 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Castle Hotel and Leisure Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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