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Tralee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Beautiful hotel,staff were lovely and very helpful,rooms comfortable,great place to bring the kids for midterm break,lots of activities,food and service in bar and restaurant is excellent,great location would recommended to anyone.

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Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel and its restaurant are superbly decorated and airy. The menu is varied and really interesting. We found the wine list very good and well chosen. The service was very efficient. My Caesar Salad was fantastic, and the Lamb Shank and Monkfish Skewers were also deemed delicious. We had a bottle of Rabbit Island Sauvignon Blanc and Saint Marc...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, I am glad that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Bay Restaurant and look forward to welcome you back very soon. Kind regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

Dublin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this hotel demonstrates the Irish Welcome. I am going to keep this short and simple. the end will tell you why. We were recently at a wedding in the hotel and the staff from the bar, reception, food, gym/swimming pool and housekeeping could not have offered us a better service. It was New Year's eve and everyone joined...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is great to read your comments about your positive experience at our hotel. I am glad that you were reunited with your wallet and appreciate your kind comments about our fantastic staff. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Rees,...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Has good facilities on over for a family. Pool was a highlight and a decent gym. Food in bar surprisingly good for a hotel. Kids club on offer a bit basic and didn't smell too nice!!! Breakfast not open until 8:30am was a bit late for families. We were one of first for breakfast and hot food still one warm....

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and comments. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent two wonderful nights here this week with my husband and two children (3 and 5months old). I rang ahead in advance to reserve a travel cot and a guard rail for the bed for my 3 year old. Our room was a superior family room and it had plenty of space. The bathroom is lovely with a separate bath...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed our hotel and your accommodation. Thank you for your comments about the changing room, we appreciate feedback from guests. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

Birmingham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time at the hotel, the evening meal was excellent and recommend the rib-eye steak which was cooked to perfection. All the staff we met couldn't have been more helpful. Breakfast was yummy and set us up for the day. The only hiccup was the basin cold water tap in the bathroom was broken or would have...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. Happy New year to you and your family and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Andrew Rees General manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is really outstanding. From the minute we arrived till the minute we left the staff were so helpful. We were there with our two kids age 7,8. There was so much for them to do from the pool to the kids club and the kids playroom. The staff were very friendly. A special thank you to leah at...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed all aspects of our hotel and most importantly, that your children had a great time! I will pass on your thanks to Leah. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

Shannon, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited Kenmare for the past number of years and we always stay at The Kenmare Bay Hotel. Why change perfection? From arrival to departure, everything is available to the guest. Friendly and helpful staff, all amenities, including bars,restaurants and leisure centre. Highly recommended for all the family

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review. It is wonderful to welcome back return guests and appreciate your kind comments. Happy new year to you and your family and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. Kind Regards, Andrew Rees General Manager

West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

New to Ireland, hubby and I are enjoying getting to know our new homeland. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this location as we explored the area. We highly recommend this hotel. The staff are super, food delicious, and our superior room was perfect.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Welcome to Ireland, may you have many happy years here. Thank you for your review. I am delighted that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay with us, and we hope that this will be the first of many visits to the Kenmare Bay Hotel. Warm regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Reviewed 7 December 2016

while it is getting on in age and lacking many of the modern conveniences, the hotel and resort is well placed for exploring the south west or Ireland. It is a short walk along a walking town to Kenmare township with plenty of shops and eateries. Basic but cosy.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review. I am glad that you enjoyed your stay and our fabulous location. We hope to see you again in the near future. Kind regards, Andrew Rees, General Manager

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort. Tucked into one of the most picturesque corners of the Wild Atlantic Way, the multi-award winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the ideal retreat for exploring the gems of the Ring of Kerry and the Beara Peninsula, hosting your perfect wedding, or relaxing with friends & family. Situated on the Sneem road, just a few minutes' walk from the charming shops, pubs and gourmet delights of Kenmare Town, the Kenmare Bay Hotel is great place to unwind, with a state-of-the-art leisure centre equipped with pool, gym, jacuzzi and sauna. Whether you stay in the hotel itself in our standard or superior rooms or in one of our self-catering Luxury Lodges or Holiday Homes, you are assured of exceptional comfort, friendly service from our staff, and a thoroughly enjoyable stay. The Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the one that visitors return to again and again. Once you've stayed here, you'll discover why ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Address: Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: €47 - €137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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