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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dropped in here more through lack of option over choice but were very pleased with the service received. A really smart bar and restaurant with friendly and polite staff who were only happy to help. The meals may appear a tad expensive on first viewing but actually you get a very generous portion size. It was excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off here with my girlfriend and and had a lovely meal with excellent service. We had the chicken curry and a steak. Our waitress was very friendly and very professional. The meal itself was of an excellent standard and very well priced. It was very busy in the bar area and we were so well looked after. We cannot... More 

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Tipperary, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped in here recently for something to eat with my other half and I usually don't reviews on trip advisor but I had to say the service was superb and the food was fantastic. We even stayed for a couple of drinks after our meal as they have beautiful area outside the back to enjoy a drink. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed there on a Sunday night in rooms 34 and 37. The music was so loud coming through the floor and walls from the night club, 11pm to 2:15 am, that it made us feel sick. Ear plugs would not have helped... I would question if small children should be exposed to it.. Having stayed in hotels with night clubs... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before getting on with the review I liked to clarify that we often go Dooly's for parties/ drinks and we never had a bad night. When it comes to food they have a nice menu and everything seems fresh. The food is well executed and not too pricey. Although the staff is friendly(ish) they lake waitressing skills. They would come... More 

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1 Thank KijayMas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for 3 days whilst visiting family in Birr. We paid €99 per night for bed and breakfast, and believe me, the breakfast was amazing!!! The beds were comfy and the bathroom was big! The bar in the hotel is a friendly and welcoming place to go for drinks and dinner. The staff here are... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Lovely decor inside & very friendly down to earth staff! Limited vegetarian options. Goats cheese salad was really tasty as the one mains option besides vegetarian curry. Fish & Chips was the biggest fish & chips this man had seen in years! Thick & very tasty! This is from a regular fish & chips as main man! So quite high... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Organised a hen party here with Dooly's and it was a super weekend. The staff could not do enough for us, and put up with all our antics! The food was top-call and the service. I would highly recommend this hotel for a hen party as they had everything I wanted organised. Thank you to all the staff of Dooly's... More 

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Kincardine, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I love going to Dooly's. The place oozes character. The service is excellent and I've never had even close to a bad meal there. The addition of the tastefully appointed courtyard makes it even more pleasant to visit as my one minor bone with the place was a lack of places to sit with natural light. There are areas in... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 272 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

This is a review for the restaurant - NOT the hotel! Had a quick sandwich here whilst passing through Birr at the weekend. Had been here before for soup and it's always a reliable place to have something to eat. There's nothing fancy about it, and they have a reasonable choice of snacks on the menu. We had toasted sandwiches... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
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  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Doolys Hotel is situated in the beautiful Mid-Ireland. Doolys is a gem of a hotel in the centre of Georgian Birr. One of the oldest Coaching Inns in the country, the hotel exudes an old charm in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. All of our bedrooms are excellently equipped offering comfort, style and elegance. Dine in our award winning Emmett Restaurant where you can enjoy local and international dished. A visit to Doolys Hotel is an experience you will always remember. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dooly's Hotel

Address: Emmet Square, Birr, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Birr
Price Range: $108 - $144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Dooly's Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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