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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Many many thanks to the wonderful staff and management at kinnitty castle. We had our little girl's Christening last sat and the service, setting, food and everything in general was way beyond anything we expected. The venue is so beautiful, library and dungeon bar full of atmosphere, band that night fantastic. We would have no hesitation in recommending kinnitty castle...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

as a surprise for my mothers birthday my sister & I booked the overnight stay with dinner option at Kinitty castle. We were greeted by some of the friendliest & helpful staff I have met in the travel industry. The dinner was flavoursome & the portion size was perfect. Three members of staff who really made the stay were Anne...

Thank jc31Dublin
County Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved this hotel and we cannot wait to go back!!! Staff are extremely pleasant and the hotel was beyond our expectations. The food was good too as we have the afternoon tea and it was a beautiful treat! No tv in any rooms but this added to the relaxation of the trip. The only downfall was no tea or coffee...

1Thank 831niamhw
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I can honestly say I have never stayed at such a disgraceful hotel. The room was cold and had a small electric heater you could use which we had to leave on and had to sleep in a jumper to keep warm. As for the room it self there was no tv. I rang reception and said the tv was...

6Thank Amanda M
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

A charming castle that you can stay that would make a wonderful setting for a wedding. I spent one night and found the stay to be very friendly, and the food at the restaurants to be high quality. The bathroom in my room was the only problem as it was overly dark and tiny but otherwise, everything about my stay...

1Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic surroundings and affordable. Let's face it we would all love the castle experience but it tends to be prohibitively expensive...This could be your solution, the castle is beautiful, staff are local and that's a great thing because Offaly hospitality is the best there is. Food here is fantastic, a true history buff might notice a few items out of...

2Thank Willie C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We got married in Kinnitty Castle in the foothills of the Slieve Blooms in July 2016. We would like to thank the entire team at Kinnitty Castle for their hospitality on the day and in the months leading up to the wedding. The staff are very professional and accommodating, everything went perfectly on the day. Many of our guests raved...

2Thank noeleenconroy
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went into Kinnitty Castle "Dungeon Bar" for some soup and sandwiches after walk in Kinnitty woodlands. Lovely entrance to grounds and impressive building. Staff very friendly and bar food ok. Only negative was the big screen TV showing soccer match in Bar and turned up loud. Not what I was expecting in quite country hideaway on new years day. Asked...

Thank tokav
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My travel companions and I stayed at Kinnitty Castle Hotel in September. We arrived rather late in the evening and from the front road it was quite a site. The facade with its many peaks was very charming. We stayed in their State Rooms, which we were advised over a few email conversations were generally some of their more spacious...

2Thank Giovanni B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed our visit to Kinitty Castle. Such a charming place, lovely rooms and nice feeling to the place. Only a couple of small reasons for not giving a 5 stars: I felt that the place could do with a small spa/ swimming pool for complete relaxation, also Father Hugh( the ghost)came to visit our room in the middle of...

1Thank Simona L

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  • Free Parking
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kinnitty Castle, is close to the picturesque village of Kinnitty, Co. Offaly set beautifully against a backdrop of the Slieve Bloom Mountains. The Castle has a long and turbulent history. Dating originally from 1209, Kinnitty was destroyed and rebuilt not once but twice and yet it retains character and oozes charm. Kinnity is in a great location only 90 minutes from Dublin and is a great stop off point for journeys west or southwards. It is an exceptional place for lovers of good food and the great outdoors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinnitty Castle Hotel

Address: Kinnitty, Kinnitty, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Kinnitty
Price Range: €170 - €231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kinnitty Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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“Ask for a room with a view or a room in the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles 831niamhw, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view at the front of the castle so you won't overlook overgrowth at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Leonie398, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a smaller room and we loved it. We saw the bigger rooms and felt they had a little less charm.”
  • Our room. Simple and charming.
 of 5 bubbles Judy_Schmidt, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms amazing but our favourites are , the O'Carroll suite (Bridal suite) (wow) The Hutchinson Suite (huge), The del la pore, (fab)”
 of 5 bubbles Jenleejen, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all very good, ground floor rooms can be slightly louder”
 of 5 bubbles 924nateb, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
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