Two tired travellers slipped into Finnegans to look for somewhere to stay for the night. Our bus westbound for Dingle had already gone for the day by the time we arrived to Tralee with the train.
Despite us not being very sociable as exhausted as we were, we were welcomed with open arms. It didnt take long to find that smile on our lips again. And still this was on a, as it seemed, very busy knight, as the hotel also have a restaurant. Finnegans seems to crawl on their knees to satisfy their customers.
If you want personal serive, to say the least, Finnegans is the place for you.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to Finnegan's Hostel, Restaurant and Mary Anne's Tea Rooms, Tralee, Co. Kerry. Built by the Denny family in 1826 from the stones of the old Tralee Town Castle. It was converted into a cute quaint hostel whilst making the most of its original features. We have a mixture of dorms and rooms with forty beds in total. All the private rooms are en-suite. We also have two big rooms with open fireplaces, perfect for those winter days! Our cellar restaurant serves fresh seafood and steak and offers great value for money. We are just five minutes walk from the train (Irish Rail) and bus (Bus Eireann) station and we are just off the Main Street of Tralee town so its perfect for visiting the sites, or heading out at night! Across the street from us is the amazing Tralee town park. We are only thirty minutes by car from Dingle, the Ring of Kerry and Killarney. The history of the famous Kerry landmark Mary Anne's Tea Rooms: Mary Anne Hickey and her husband Bartholomew came from a farm in Crinne outside Castleisland, Co. Kerry. She had ten children and fifty-four grandchildren of which I am one. She loved baking and entertaining friends & family at her home and these tearooms are dedicated to her memory. Eileen Nolan (Owner) ... more less
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