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Cliff House Hotel
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ballybunion
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed December 26, 2012

We were looking for a hotel and came across this little treasure. Sure the rooms are pretty grim but clean and have a nice deep bath, and our balcony looked over the atlantic with stunning views. The food was AMAZING. The only real down point was that there was no lift, and is not fun carrying bags up 2 flights of stairs. well worth a wee visit for either golf or the horse racing.

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  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

The rooms may be old but clean , they do need a revamp.

There is no lift which is a pity as my mum is in a wheel chair.

The food was truly excellent.


This was my 2 nd time staying at the cliff and my 3 rd time rating there and I have to say the food is second to none and the wine selection is also impressive.

Good location . The staff were friendly and helpful.

Very happy with our stay.

  • Stayed: August 2012
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Reviewed October 10, 2012

We stayed for a long weekend at the beginning of October. Fiona couldn't have been more hospitable and helpful. Breakfast was superb with fresh fruit salad, juices, cereals as well as cooked and would recommend her home made soda bread and banana bread. It really kept us going for the day. The bar staff were friendly and Noel Nash sang one evening, making it a truly memorable Irish experience.

Room Tip: Try to get a room with balcony and views of the sea.
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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 24, 2012

While on a golf trip with our husbands we stayed at this great little Inn. While the rooms could use an uplift the balcony room has a spectacular view. But best of all was the service throughout and the Pub and dining experience. The Pub was the best Pub of all the ones we visited in Ireland. True Irish! And the restaurant on site with a view of the water, what can I say except this was the best meal and wine on our trip. And they treat you so wonderful and they know their wine . So wives if you are on a golf trip in Ireland with your husband’s you should defiantly make this a stop for a true evening of winey and dining!

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 4, 2012

after a fantastic day at bally bunion beach we went to the cliff house for refreshments. Again we were overwhelmed by staff friendliness and willingness to help in anyway possible. lovely comfy bar area with big plasma tv to watch the football on.... just what was needed to relax in comfort with a nice refreshing drink and to keep the children entertained. we cannot wait to visit again and stay over breath taking views to wake up too and fantastically located in a perfect spot for everything you could possibly need on your holiday.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 31, 2012

Had a lovely break in the Cliff House Hotel, one night stay in a sea view room, large room with balcony overlooking the beach. Comfy bed! Really nice breakfast with a selection of cereals, fruit salad and hot food cooked to order, very tasty. The location of the hotel is great, at the top of the beach road. The decor in the room seems to have been recently done up (curtains, paint) but the carpets are a bit worn and dated (minor point only). Overall, lovely hotel in this beach location.

Room Tip: Seaview room is a must!!!
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  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Reviewed August 31, 2012

my daughter & myself had food in the cliff house on 3 nights of our holiday, the food was excellent but most important the staff michelle, daniella, trevor & reception staff were kind, friendly & very helpful. We booked in on the last day of our holiday because of the service we recieved. it is a beautiful hotel & I will be staying there on many more occasions

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled with family
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Additional Information about Cliff House Hotel

Address: Cliff Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballybunion
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Restaurant Room Service
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Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ballybunion
Hotel Class:3 star — Cliff House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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