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Shirley Arms Hotel

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel, restaurant and bar in this lovely town. Room was very comfortable, staff was great, restaurant was superb with a terrific, varied menu, and adjoining bar was cozy and friendly. Great stay!

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Thank JiminVA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

From the minute we arrived in the Shirley Arms Hotel until we left we had nothing but pleasant experiences ! The parking was very convenient , with good sized spaces. The staff were both friendly and professional;we really had the feeling that our comfort and convenience was important to them . The public areas were tastefully decorated, comfortable, and very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel with historic front and bedrooms and restaurant in modern extension at the back. Very friendly service, and good size clean and modern rooms. It was very warm while I was there and air conditioning would have made the night more comfortable. Nice breakfast with small buffet. I had lovely French toast and fresh fruit. Would definitely stay... More 

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Thank Catherine C
Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We would like to thank the staff and management of the Shirley Arms hotel for the fantastic night we had celebrating our mothers 80th birthday party. They put alot of effort into preparing the function room with decorations and balloons,food and service was 5 star. We would have no hesitation in recommending Shirley arms hotel to anybody. Thanks again Mary... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed and dined at the Shirley Arms on a short business trip from the UK. The parking for us was very easy outside the front of the hotel, the reception staff were welcoming and helpful, allocating contemporary rooms that were large, clean and well furnished. We ate in the bar, but chose food from the dining room menu which... More 

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Thank Graham N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Since the town was by-passed, I rarely veer off the N2 when going to / coming from Dublin. Decided to make a stop this time as a change from the usual stops looking for some food and a wee rest. The Shirley Arms, while very busy on this Saturday evening, provided a comfortable, clean and relaxing short stop. Seriously, the... More 

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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We spent the day here for business meetings, nice hotel, very friendly staff and great service, food was good and served really quickly, very impressed all round and parking right outside the hotel which is in good condition and quality decor

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Thank stuart w
Monaghan, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Excellent..staff very friendly and helpful. Food was very good. Very busy on the night but everyone was made welcome and we felt our custom was appreciated. Great atmosphere. After the meal the bar was very lively and very pleasant music.

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Monaghan, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I have visited the Shirley Arms on a couple of occasions over the last few months. The staff are so helpful and accommodating. The food is very tasty and satisfying, restaurant style food in the relaxed surroundings of the bar. Well worth a visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Myself & my brother called in to have a bite to eat on the 21st before heading to Rihannas concert. As I'm both gluten & dairy intolerant, i find it hard to order from a menu and find something nice. Once I had explained my intolerances to our lovely server Caroline, she immediately brought me over another menu and stayed... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shirley Arms Hotel is just an hour's drive from Dublin and Belfast, centrally located in the busy market town of Carrickmacross famous for its lace and where Patrick Kavanagh penned his famous poetry. If you are touring or on business, fancy a game of golf or just seeking a place to relax, the 4* Shirley Arms Hotel provides the perfect haven for lesiure or business traveller. The Shirley Arms offers something for everyone throughout the day and evening. From early morning we serve freshly brewed coffee, baked scones, pastries and traditional Full Irish Breakfast. Roast Carvery is served daily. In the afternoons the popular Shirley Grill Menu offers a wide and varied menu in luxurious surroundings, it is the perfect place to relax, wind down, meet friends and soak in the atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shirley Arms Hotel

Address: Main Street, Carrickmacross, Ireland
Location: Ireland > County Monaghan > Carrickmacross
Price Range: $109 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shirley Arms Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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