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Esplanade Hotel

Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is sorely in need of a facelift. The drooping letters in it's name at the entrance give an immediate clue. We had requested sea-view rooms on booking over the phone, but these are limited and their allocation is not at all transparent. We had top floor accommodation which was so poorly ventilated that we required a fan to... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Spent an excellent weekend here over one of the busiest periods of the year for Bray. Staff cold not have been more accommodating, nothing was too much trouble. Looking forward to returning which is the highest complement I can give.

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Thank Nick N
Tallaght, Ireland
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is in need of a upgrade, On entering the building there was a musty smell but hotel was clean. The two rooms we got were big two double beds in each ,clean beds grand, bathroom needed a doing up , grout around tiles were black in places and seal around bath was missing in places. The bedroom window would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were part of a coach trip on holiday and all wanting to explore the gardens of Ireland. Our base for the 4 nights / 5 days was break was The Esplanade Hotel in Bray. The hotel situation is idyllic as it is at the quieter end of the promenade. When we were there Bray was a hive of activity... More 

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Thank Mary0450
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent hotel!! Just stayed in the Esplanade had a fab time. Food was lovely really good quality&great value for money. Room was spotless&had a brilliant view the room rates for it being July&a festival on where amazing . Staff were extremly helpful&couldn't do enough for us. Will be booking again.

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Thank Leydo01
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a brilliant stay in the esplanade hotel,the location and views were out of this world,the hotel itself offers an absolutely amazing welcome,staff couldnt have been any more hospitable,,we had bar food several times,and the food was always spot on,and the portion sizes were great,the esplanade in bray is definately the place to stay,and we will make sure to return... More 

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Thank Matt L
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had my baby's christening here at the weekend and i can only praise the staff for the amazing service provided. Everyone was so impressed by the food and service on the day. special thanks to Orla, seamus and a young girl (i didn't get her name) for such a lovely day. Thanks again for everything :)

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Thank Jessica M
Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed one night when on visit with friends.Only good point is location:directly facing Bray beach front. Really average or below average rooms..big enough,but nothing special..ok staff..crazy impossibly overpriced for what ya get..do not reccomend at all.

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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great hotel to stay! Bed was comfy,bath was clean, room service good. The only bad things are that you don't have wifi in your room and that the floor is creaking in the whole house! Great view at the beach! Nice staff!! Recommend it highly!! :)

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Thank Janina M
Stirling, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this hotel was tired - including me in the morning! The only positive was it was clean Nothing has been updated for 20+ years. Carpets were worn out. WiFi wasn't working. Bed Linen was awful. Not value for money

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Esplanade Hotel

Address: Strand Road, Bray, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Bray
Price Range: $85 - $184 (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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