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Rathkeale House Hotel

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Dining (5)
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Nestled in an old orchard well recessed from the Main Street, with ample parking for 200 cars and coach bays. Rathkeale House oozes the charm and character of an old world hotel. However this purpose-built hotel only opened in 1997. Large, spacious public areas high ceilings, earthy colour decor, open fires and the use of wood create a unique atmosphere. The hotel has 26 tastefully-decorated bedrooms, all en-suite, with direct-dial telephone, tea and coffee making facilities and multi-channel TV. Relax in the foyer where you may enjoy a leisurely drink by the warm glow of an open log fire. Be it that special treat, evening meal, wedding function or conference it is without doubt an ideal central venue. Newly Re-opened The Hotel was reopened in September 2011 under the ownership of Damien & Brenda O’Grady. Damien, Australian born has returned to his roots as his father was born just outside Rathkeale. Family-Run The hotel is family-run so you can be assured of personal attention at all times. It is our aim to ensure that your stay will be a truly memorable experience and we look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Ideally Located The Hotel is ideally located for business travel & holiday makers with Shannon, Cork & Farranfore Airports all within easy reach.
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Property amenities
Room service
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Called in passing for lunch the other day . Found a lovely great choice car very, with lovely friendly staff and delicious choice of food. Nothing but good to say, well done Damien , Niall and friendly staff will be back.
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I went to a sports award function in this hotel with my wife and two sons which included a 3 course meal and I have to say the food was top class. My only crib was the function room was on the cold side but that was rectified after a complaint.
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Damien and team thank for you for a great weekend, we had a great stay again in the hotel. Room clean and housekeeping attended everyday , fresh towels and tea & coffee. Lovely breakfast and Bar food was excellent. Big Thank you also to Eddie, great taxi service and looked
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My family lives in Rathkeale, and during our visit we ate or drank at the Rathkeale House Hotel every chance we got. We had a proper tea, a nice dinner, where they were very accommodating to our large party at the last minute, a great night out with plenty of drinks, and then a
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We stayed for weekend the food was outstanding we had a large party for lunch and everyone was looked after , the choices for lunch were great and desert was lovely and the staff were fantastic, the rooms were great we had a joined room and both were great.. will be back
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Bath tiles were stained and missing grout
Stained bath towel - although freshly laundered, the stain remained
An example of the mildew stains on the window curtain
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Bridal Suite
what distance are you from the Shannon airport
about 45 mins.
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"All seemed great, take the bridal suite if you would like the trimmings"
"A "courtyard view" might be noisy if the weather is nice"
"interconnecting rooms on 2nd floor for families sharing"
"the ground floor left side"
"value for money"
$78 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
IrelandProvince of MunsterRathkeale
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