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The Horse & Jockey Hotel

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Room & Suite (9)
Certificate of Excellence

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Located in the heartland of Co Tipperary just off the M8 Motorway at Junction 6, half way between Cork & Dublin & approximately 1 1/2 hours from all main cities. Trading continuously for over 250 years the hotel has recently been extended & our facilities now include an award winning restaurant, traditional Irish Bar, two coffee bar & in-house bakery, 67 luxurious bedrooms featuring plasma TV & Wi-Fi, superior conference centre comprising of 10 meeting rooms and a tiered auditorium for up to 200 delegates.Leisure complex includes a 21m pool, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi, hydro-therapy area and gymnasium. Spa includes 10 treatments rooms & in-house hair-dressers Q Salon
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Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
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760Reviews
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6Q+A
88Room tips
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Stayed here for the weekend. We had a fab room the staff were so helpful. Lots of different things going on in the hotel. Leisure center had everything we wanted. Would definitely return Lots to do and see in surrounding areas.
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Very nice hotel just off the M8 Dublin cork motorway Bar is typically racing oriented and beer and food very local The steaks excellent Rooms very good and quiet large Pleasant staff and easy parking Breakfast included
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Had a spa appointment on Thursday evening for a full body massage. Treatment room was freezing! Asked my therapist for an extra layer but even whilst massaging my arms she left my legs exposed and I had goosebumps and was freezing to the touch for the whole treatment. The hour
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My family went for a treatment and they were 15 minutes late due to traffic.The spa therapist that greeted them on arrival was agitated about my families punctuality .They found that it did not set a good relaxing tone to the start of their spa experience.They enjoyed the
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It just gets better and better. Never disappoints. Fantastic stay as always. Great rooms so clean so comfortable. Great staff always so polite and helpful. And ever so warm the whole time with wonderful cozy fires. Food is actually stunning.
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Fine, clean, spacious room. Comfortable beds.
the bedroom
the lounge area off the bedroom
superior room
A fantastic meal and menu with a good looking bedroom (see review)
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I think so, but a quick call to the main desk, or check menu on line to clarify
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As they have a single kitchen, I doubt if they can guarantee gluten-free for highly sensible people. At least I have not seen specific indications on their menu.
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The mailing address is Thurles, but it is several miles away. It's by an intersection of the M8
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yes the bathrooms are in the rooms. this is a very nice irish hotel. in a very quiet area.
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there is a set time when breakfast is served. a fully inclusive breakfast with cereals pastries and a hot breakfast all served buffet style with tea or coffee served by waiting staff.
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"Room 341 is massive.."
"Excellent Spa Facilities"
"I didn't stay overnight in this hotel"
"Try to get a room near reception or walks are long."
"We had a room near the back of the hotel. Bit of a trek to get to but really nice and quiet looking out over the courtyard out back."
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PRICE RANGE
US$141 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
horse and jockey hotelhorse jockey thurleshorse jockey hotel
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of MunsterThurles
NUMBER OF ROOMS
67
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