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Darnley Lodge Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Dundalk Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely hotel on main street Athboy. Its warm and inviting with a cosy atmosphere. The ensuite rooms are spacious, well appointed and spotless clean. Staff were pleasant friendly and hospitable. Food was delicious as were the cocktails from the bar. I would highly recommend this hotel.

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David S, General Manager at Darnley Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bernadette, Thank you so much from your lovely review. Much appreciated. Delighted we made you feel at home during your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the greatest weekends i have had was spent last weekend at this great hotel with my family. The rooms are large and spacious with great comfort. from the moment we started our booking till the time we departed we where fantastically looked and made so welcome by both Mary's and Hazel that ran the front desk and it...

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1Thank meagherash
dublin ireland
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had a really good meal in The Darnley Lodge Hotel a few weeks ago. Started with Garlic Mushrooms & Spring Rolls. Mains were huge Burgers with all the trimmings, Fish n Chips & Pork Chops. All our food was cooked to perfection & served by very friendly and efficient staff.

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1Thank katie052
Reviewed 19 March 2017

It has become our go to place to eat in the evening, we try to eat there once a week, the food is delicious, I would recommend the sea bass, my husband never passes up on the steak, the staff are friendly and attentive, and there is a great buzz about the place. We book to ensure we get a...

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KIldare
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, my partner, toddler and I visit regularly! Always a pleasure, very welcoming and extremely family friendly! Something on the menu to suit everyone! Pop in you won't leave disappointed! Ample car parking at the back.

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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

My partner and I pop into the Darnley lodge hotel at least twice a week. Good food excellent value and friendly staff....hard to beat. We have never been disappointed. First class barmen and barwomen. They also do fabulous weddings. The owners are hands on and very attentive. Great spot for Sunday lunch. .

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Naas, Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Stayed in the Darnley for 2 nights recently due to a family bereavement. I cannot rate the staff highly enough, everyone without exception was so nice and attentive, from reception right through to bar staff and servers. It is not a wheelchair friendly hotel and our daughter is in a chair, staff felt so guilty that we had to get...

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Bury Lancs
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I have visited the Darnley a number of times now, so was interested to see what if anything had changed, check in was swift and helpful, I was in the same room as previously and it was clean the bathroom had good quality towels and face clothes, personally I would o0f preferred a bath but there was nothing wrong with...

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2Thank ahappyTog
Milltown, Ireland
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Meal and service were first class, room and shower were on the small side , a little bit cramped for a large man such as myself Room (3), but overall well pleased with the accommodation , we had our Christmas party here along with other firms in the area and i think everyone was pleased with the proceedings on the...

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Athboy, Ireland
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Love this hotel, great food,staff and menu. Staff very helpful. Very spacious and comfortable bar/restaurant. We love going here for a sunday carvery or just a nice evening meal child friendly too. Recommend.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Darnley Lodge Hotel was the estate office for the Darnley Family who owned the town of Athboy and surrounding land from 1770. The family had an enormous influence on the development of Athboy until the power of the landlords was finally weakened by the Wyndham Act of 1903. They eventually sold the town in 1909. The Darnley estate office, was finally closed in 1948. The Darnley Lodge Hotel is a haven of tranquillity in the Midlands. The Darnley Lodge hotel has 15 newly refurbished en-suite bedrooms. Our hotel is an ideal place for you to relax and unwind with its homely charm and welcoming feel. Co. Meath is known as the royal county and is rich in heritage, boasting2 heritage towns, Kells and Trim. You can visit such places as thehistorical Newgrange, Trim Castle which is where the Hollywood Blockbuster Braveheart was filmed, the hill of Tara and the fun packed coast to the tranquil gardens and Boyne walks. Meath offers something to satisfy all interests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Darnley Lodge Hotel

Address: Main Street, Athboy, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Athboy
Price Range: €67 - €99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Darnley Lodge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Was told the top floor had great rooms , but did not see them for myself”
Grandpaddy, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are no ground floor rooms , but we had help with our luggage .”
FayM717, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 1, looking out over the front of the Hotel was very comfortable.”
Sheila93, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Request a lower room if reduced mobility.”
460elained, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“I like staying on the second floor even though there's more stairs to climb!”
Whiskeymom, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
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