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Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa

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Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed today NEW

Myself and my partner recently stayed here and the view is stunning !!! we could see all the way to oyster bay from our room and the balcony of the bar. we stayed midweek so it was a quiet hotel but thats what we like. staff are lovely and friendly full of smiles. Cormac the barman was brilliant. great service...

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Cork
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Room smelled musty, no light in the bedroom so had to ask reception to send someone down with a lamp, No hairdryer, generally below average for the price. Computer was down when checking out so delayed. All small things but added up to an unsatisfactory experience

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Hotel was excellent but Spa treatments let me down, paid for expensive package and was expecting massage from professional but got only tickles and girl with long nails, hovever hotel staff was very friendly;) thank u

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Cork
Reviewed yesterday NEW

we had a really lovely weekend break at the McDonald's hotel & spa kinsale, great atmosphere, delicious food, friendly and helpful staff, very clean. Had a treatment at the spa also, fabulous experience and lovely staff.

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

As previous page - everything was lovely - only thing was the young inexperienced staff, and it would be great if there had of been a larger bar to relax in at night time. - we just took a bottle of wine up to the room instead.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked direct with the hotel, originally a large group booking that changed to a small group booking, but very helpful and accommodating, despite the changes. Car necessary to get around, as well outside the town, but quiet roads, so a quick drive in. Very quiet and peaceful.

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Doolin, Clare, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked a winter deal and were absolutely thrilled with our stay at Macdonald Kinsale! The staff was very friendly at all times, The hotel itself is beautifully build (love the amount of light and amazing view), very clean, the room we had was fantastic, very nice bathroom with separate bath tub and shower and exceptional view. The food was...

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West Kirby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived about 8 pm on a cold wet dark evening and the hotel was really difficult to find. The signs are hard to spot in the light let alone the dark. Our sat nav was totally useless although the roads around are like dirt tracks so it wasn't surprising I guess. We reverted to google maps in the end...

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Passage West
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a lovely quiet relaxing break. Slightly disappointed with menu choice for our dinner but everything else was fine! All the staff were helpful & very friendly! Our room had a gorgeous view of oystehaven which was lovely.

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Cork
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited here on an escapes voucher. It was only ok. I wouldn't call this a 4 star hotel it appears to lack character from the moment u enter the reception. We were given a room near reception and unfortunately you could hear everything the next morning in the reception area. Also the shower head in our room couldn't handle the...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa is set on 90 acres of mature wooded parkland with panoramic views overlooking Oysterhaven Bay, this luxury Kinsale hotel is committed to providing the highest standards and take pride in their tranquil surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa

Address: Rathmore Road, Kinsale, Ireland (Formerly Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Price Range: €65 - €168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Carlton Kinsale Hotel Kinsale
Carlton Kinsale Hotel And Spa
Carlton Hotel Kinsale
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