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Blue Haven Hotel

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  • Excellent51%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Just had to write a review on this elegant hotel. We went for breakfast on Christmas Eve with family. From start to finish it was amazing. Couldn't honestly fault a thing. The place was fully booked out but this didn't effect our experience. The food,...More

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Response from CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven HotelResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us this fantastic feedback on Breakfast with Santa. We are delighted you could join us on that special day and that everyone enjoyed it. Its a magical time of year. We really appreciate your feedback and thank you...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing experience at The Blue Haven. Went with family for breakfast on Christmas eve. Santa came around to all tables with treats and spoke to all the kids. Start to finish was fantastic even though it was full. Staff were so friendly and...More

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Response from CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven HotelResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us this fantastic feedback on Breakfast with Santa. We are delighted you could join us on this special day and that everyone enjoyed it. We really appreciate your feedback and thank you for visiting us. We will certainly...More

Reviewed 29 December 2017

Back to the Blue Haven again for Breakfast on Christmas Eve - great food and service and Santa even called to see us. It was very busy and staff were great - the place is a true gem and never to be skippedMore

Thank USVisitor2013
Response from CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven HotelResponded 10 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to give us this fantastic feedback on your Breakfast on Christmas Eve with Santa. We are delighted you could join us on this special day and its great to hear you find us to be a true gem. We really...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

As a cycling club there are between 15 & 25 of us calling in here every week , especially during the winter. This results in an average spend of €75 to €125 every week . The issue is that a lot of the time we...More

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Response from CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven HotelResponded 29 December 2017

Thank you for your feedback. We regret that you had a negative experience as we welcome cyclists every week and in fact value it as a core part of our weekly trade. We even encourage and welcome cyclist to park bikes safely in Hamlets where...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic wknd away for us on our first wedding anniversary. We got married in this hotel last year and could not wait to return. Upon entering our lovely room, room 9, a suite, we saw a welcoming note and well wishes for...More

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Response from CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven HotelResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to deliver good service to our customers and when we hear positive feedback like yours, it makes it worthwhile. We look forward...More

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US$120 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$120 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ivan G
20 March 2016|
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Response from lilywhitescilldara | Reviewed this property |
on street parking only. meters. free from 6pm but you need to be out to put money in before 9am 0 seconds ago
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Spamgate
14 February 2016|
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Response from SusanAndNeal | Reviewed this property |
A car rental is not necessary to see Kinsale. There is a free guided history walking tour that is very interesting. After we took the tour we explored the town on our own. There are several good places to eat, one is the... More
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Tony D
27 June 2015|
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Response from CiaranKinsale | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. we do not have our own car park however it is street parking with ticket or you can park in the FREE car park which is only a 3 minute walk away. when you arrive you could park outside with... More
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"Rooms overlooking Pearse Street are a bot noisier but also fuller of the life of the town."
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"Smaller boutique hotel - not a lot of rooms - book early."
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"Ask for a room at the rear of the hotel"
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"We were toward the back of the hotel and there was really loud music until about 11pm at night from the..."
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