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Kinnitty Castle Hotel

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Reviewed 30 October 2016

Spent two nights at a wedding here some good & bad. The good - quaint castle with long history, beautiful surroundings with nice walks in woods around the castle (even though a little confusing, signage could be improved). Room small but clean with comfortable bed and got very peaceful sleep. The bad - staff seemed a little casual, not very...

Thank Mickeysull
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stayed here for a wedding on 30 September 2016. Upon reaching the estate I was blown away. The grounds are gorgeous with a lovely drive up the castle, which in itself was amazing. It feels like a trip back in time but with modern luxury. The staff were friendly and checked us in quickly. The room we stayed in was...

3Thank The-G-of-K
Reviewed 15 October 2016

If you want pretty, pretty modern place, this is NOT it. This is original castle from floors to furniture that have been refurbished and painted. Limited guest, old style hallways, no lift and great old, old, old tapestries and paintings. This is an authentic castle that has been redone in old style. Not super clean as old castles weren't but...

1Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

As many reviewers have said the place is in need of a great deal of refurbishment - which I was advised would start in January. Nevertheless we enjoyed our stay here - Our room was huge as was the bathroom - the furniture is in keeping with the venue and the beds clean and comfortable. If you start looking closely...

Thank Betty N
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Had lunch here with some friends recently whilst visiting Kinnitty for a night. What a super surprise to find this magnificent building. Real old world. The food was delicious and the setting just made it all. Highly recommend.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 October 2016

What a beautiful building! My room was large and had a big bathroom. The grounds are stunning. I had no idea they had so many amenities until it was too late for me to book so make sure to find out about these when you book. I did have an issue finding the place but it was my fault for...

Thank JameJamerz
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed one night for a castle experience. It was quite enjoyable. Do watch out for the stones when driving in. They are easy to miss. We hit one to avoid a pot hole in the road going up to the castle and got a flat tire. So that put a damper on our visit and I...

Thank Brandie S
Tualatin, Oregon
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We spent one night here in early September, a nice layover between Kilkenny and Galway. The hotel itself was impressive and the service was stellar. Although technically, I think it might be a stretch to call it a "castle", as the present incarnation I believe is like 1920s, but it was elegant and fun nonetheless. The rooms are huge, and...

Thank Esh9
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Attended a wedding sept 30 th in kinnity castle Lovely location great for photos Staff were great and nice selection of food Wines were excellent Dungeon bar great location for sing song great atmosphere really made the day

Thank thalleve
Waterford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We really enjoyed our night in an actual castle. The service was excellent, food amazing and the castle its self was really cool. The woman at the front desk was so helpful, I wish I knew her name. Definitely recommend and would stay there again!

Thank slsorenson

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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: €166 - €177 (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 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
“Ask for the Intergram Suite. It has a four poster bed and a huge bathroom. Just remember, you're staying at a castle.”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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