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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We found the staff was not pleasant at all no smiles or conversation not even a good morning . Food well poor choice and no choice of dessert just have what your given.No hairdryer in room, loose safety handles in bath and on wall. I would not recommend this Hotel.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel room was roomy with two beds we only used the room to sleep and get changed we were out and about most of the time we had entertainment one night he was brilliant played guitar and sang hotel was right on the sea front which was a plus would stay there again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Isobel and Guy again visited Bray for a week in August, and again stayed in the Esplanade Hotel. We again found everything there to be wonderful. Luckily the weather was very good. Our room was in older part of the hotel, and may benefit from some refurbishment, but that pales into insignificance once we appreciated the great sea-view available. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked a triple room for one night. The room was spacious and had a double and two singles. The reception area was beautiful- the customer service was great. We booked this hotel based on the free car park - they hardly had any so we had to park up the road on the street. The carpet was stained, bathroom... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading reviews I was a little nervous about my stay. But I was surprised it was wonderful yes it's old and does need some work done, but it was clean beds comfiest I've ever slept in, staff friendly. Fab location. Had a lovely 2 night break🙂

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Cork, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit this summer on business nearby. Stayed because of the relaxing location but try to avoid getting worked up about the amount of refurbishment needed. Needs serious investment. The major plus this stay was the excellent guitar man in the bar, could have stayed listening till the small hours

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Thank Pat D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bad sound isolation and train next to the hotel. Patches in the paper wall. Dirty carpet and with holes. Cracks in the bathroom and sink does not work fine. 30 years old TV. I don't watch TV, but if the hotel has a TV, no this one please. Usually, the WIFI is not working and when it is working, really... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought this was going to be really nice but turned out to be a nightmare. The photos on websites must be of another hotel. This place was like a horror story. Creepy building with tiles falling off and bushes growing out of gutters. Wallpaper peeling in entry, not enough onsite parking. The room was tiny, not even enough room for... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a very good stay at esplanade hotel after reading some of the reviews was a bit worried but place was good clean staff were friendly and beach very close great for kids somethings a bit rough around the edges but all in all good. love Bray.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are some great things about this hotel. The location is excellent and the views from the front of the hotel are stunning. We came with a coach party and were lucky enough to secure two rooms at the front with a balcony and the most wonderful sea view - that part could not be better. However, there are area... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
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  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Esplanade Hotel

Address: Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Price Range: $87 - $180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Esplanade Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 94
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bray
Bray Best Western
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