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Butler Arms Hotel

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Galway, Ireland
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Lovely old school charm, friendly staff. Massive family room, what more could you ask for😄 Loads of off road parking and only a short way from a good golf coarse and great views. The Charles Chaplin history behind the hotel is a bonus l. Would love too stay longer but can't .great breakfast buffet and with a plated hot breakfast... More 

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Cumbria
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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The welcome was lovely and informative, the room was spotless with a fantastic sea view, the food in the Fishermans Bar was really good, breakfast was plentiful, tasty and served by a really nice lady. All in all, we had an excellent stay at the Butler Arms Hotel.

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PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Debs, Thank you for taking the time to write this review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and we would love to see you back here in the future. Kind regards, Paula Huggard Manager More 

Newfields, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friends and I recently stayed a night at the Butler Arms during a golf vacation. The hotel is in a great location in town, along the Ring of Kerry and close to the course. The staff was just fantastic. When we checked in and were told the dinner hours, we mentioned we might not make it back in time... More 

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PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Izzy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We are delighted that your group enjoyed your and your meal in the restaurant. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip to Ireland. Kind regards, Paula Huggard Manager More 

Leland, Illinois
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were recently part of a group of 6 who stayed 4 nights at the Butler Arms. The hotel is attractive on the outside and situated across from the water and a walking path. Upon entering the lobby we were charmed by its cozy fire burning in the grate and a beautiful old staircase. We were promptly... More 

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PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diane, Thank you for writing a review of your stay with us. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed it so. The hotel is family run and in our family for over 4 generations so we are delighted to receive such positive feed back from you. We would be very happy to welcome you and your family... More 

Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had 8 men in 4 rooms on a golf trip. The hotel is a good location, the staff excellent, the rooms nice, the restaurant good, and the bar excellent. You are a 5 min walk to the golf course (incredible) , 5 min to the beach , close to the Cliffs of Moher, 5 min to main street and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here in June and found the whole hotel to be very welcoming and cosy in general. The staff were exceptionally friendly as well as helpful. The rooms were fabulous, very spacious and had an amazing view of the beach. The breakfast was absolutely gorgeous too! Overall we found the place to be very inviting and... More 

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Thank Shane O
PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Shane, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay with us. We are all delighted that you and your wife enjoyed your stay so much and I have passed your comments on to all the staff. We would loved to see you back in the future. Kind regards, Paula Huggard... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

The view from our room was fabulous, the room was spacious and clean. The choice of breakfast was great . There was nothing we didn't like about the place. Oh and please do try their restaurants-our dinner was to die for ( scallops, and of course their sticky toffee pudding!) I'm actually really surprised to see a certain other restaurant... More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We had a one-night stay here while travelling the Ring of Kerry. The rooms were clean, comfortable, and had a beautiful sea view. Staff were friendly and approachable; location was perfect. Good parking at rear of hotel; premises easy to access. Very restful place after a long journey.

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Thank Tee K
PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tee K, Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us, as a small family run hotel we really do appreciate it, as every little helps. We hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip around the Ring and we would love to welcome you back to the Butler Arms Hotel in the... More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend visited the butler arms, had an amazing time. The hotel is nice and old school. We had a great view of the bay from our room. But overall the staff were incredibly friendly and really made the visit. Thank you very much

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Thank Alan O
PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Alan, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of your stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you and your girlfriend enjoyed your stay so much and we love to welcome you both back to the Butler Arms Hotel in the future. Kind regards, Paula Huggard Manager More 

Heriot Bay
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Didn't stay here, but came for dinner on the recommendation of the owner of a nearby B and B. Excellent food and top notch service. The bar had a very nice atmosphere and all the staff made us feel very welcomed. A taxi wasn't available at the end of the evening, so Paula, (who I believe is one of the... More 

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Thank Lynden M
PHuggard, Owner at Butler Arms Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of your evening at the Fishermen's Bar, We are so glad you enjoyed your meal in the bar and I was happy to drop you back to your b&b especially after your long day of cycling around the Ring. We hope you enjoyed the rest of trip to Ireland. Thank... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Additional Information about Butler Arms Hotel

Address: Waterville, Waterville, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Waterville
Price Range: $129 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Butler Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 29
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