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FCC celebrated Christmas party last December 3 and everyone had a great time. Hotel and staff were very friendly and accommodating. Thanks to Mr. Chris Long and team, their service exceeded our expectations. Looking forward to spend our Christmas party next year.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Got married in november have to say it was perfect,hotel staff were excellent we did not have to do a thing ! Richard Nolan bar and restaurant manager cud not of been any better to us and our guests so thank you we wud defo reccomend this hotel and staff jennifer&kieran 15 november 2016 :-)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having stayed here a few times, me and my wife and 3 kids love the place. Highly recommend if your going to tayto park as its literally round the corner. . Rooms are great, spacious and spotless. And the staff are great, the bar and restaurant manager in particular, Richard, was always around and very helpful and always in great... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We could not have been made feel more welcome, greeted by a warm and friendly staff, our room was spacious and very comfortable and the food we got in the restaurant was top quality on both days looked after so well by Richard and his team

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was such a very pleasant experience as I had no knowledge of it at all. I just picked it at random and what a great place it is. The staff were surperb in their help making the surprise birthday celebrations for my husband special.They could not do enough for us to carry out this surprise event. Enabling the... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Granted, a night on our own ( without the kids) was just going to be brilliant wherever we went ...... but this hotel really was lovely. 5th floor we slept was so quiet:) evening food was lovely , we had food from a 'limited' menu for lunch and I didn't think much of it, chips tasteless (I think you should... More 

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Darrell P, Guest Relations Manager at Pillo Hotel Ashbourne, responded to this review

Dear KarenMcM, Thank you for taking the time to offer some thoughts after your recent visit with us on tripadvisor. I was thrilled to hear that you and your partner had a lovely and relaxing stay with us. Your kind words about the lovely evening food and breakfast have all been passed on to our Head Chef who I know... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner were attending a wedding of our best friend and wow is all i have to say they sevice and attention to detail shown by richard and his team was fantastic the day was perfect in every way from start to finish not offten enough in this business to you see managers so hands on .pillo are... More 

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Darrell P, Guest Relations Manager at Pillo Hotel Ashbourne, responded to this review

Dear Jmurphy12, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit with us on tripadvisor. I was obviously delighted to hear that you and your partner enjoyed our hospitality whilst attending your friend's wedding. Your kind comments about the great service and the attention to details displayed have all been communicated to Richard and his team. We are... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for one night .On check in the girl on reception was very friendly and accomadating .the lobby was very clean and welcoming , we had a suite booked which was on the snd floor ,it was very nice loads of space and every thing you would expect to find In a suite, ONLY One PROBLEM the... More 

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Darrell P, Guest Relations Manager at Pillo Hotel Ashbourne, responded to this review

Dear Insuman, First of all I would like to thank you for taking the time to offer some feedback regarding your recent visit with us. Secondly, I wish to express my disappointment that you did not enjoy the food on offer. Your comments have been communicated to our Head Chef who I know will be as disappointed as I was.... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's really is all about family hotel, but so dated. Rooms clean but so old looking. The bar even worse, it looked like night club from 70s. Have to admit food was quiet tasty and staff friendly. Great swimming pool, my 2 year old loved it. Breakfast was ok, not perfect but ok. I wouldn't call this 4 star hotel,... More 

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Darrell P, Guest Relations Manager at Pillo Hotel Ashbourne, responded to this review

Dear liva7, Thank you for taking the time to offer some feedback regarding your recent visit with us. I was sorry to hear that our décor was not to your liking, but delighted to learn that you found the staff to be friendly and the food to be tasty. Your kind praises about the swimming pool and that you child... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Pillo for 2 days after we arrived in Dublin. It was easy to get to and easy to use as our base for traveling around. The rooms are clean, fairly large. The hotel has 2 restaurant on premises. We ate at the bar and the food was amazing. The pool was in the adjacent fitness center and... More 

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Darrell P, Guest Relations Manager at Pillo Hotel Ashbourne, responded to this review

Dear pink_foxxy, Thank you for taking the time to review our hospitality on tripadvisor. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit and the kind praises about the clean rooms and amazing food are all appreciated. I have communicated this to our team and the kitchen and housekeeping in particular who I know will treasure them. We are... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This modern hotel combines contemporary chic with 4 star luxury, perfectly located between Dublin City centre and Meath the heritage capital of Ireland so you can enjoy the best of both worlds. With 148 bedrooms decorated to the highest standard The Pillo Hotel Ashbourne is the only choice when staying for business or pleasure.The Pillo Hotel Ashbourne is ideal for a family getaway, with interconnecting and spacious family rooms available, a fantastic 16 metre swimming pool, children’s play room on site and with Ireland’s newest attraction Tayto Park just five minutes away the children will be entertained for hours. Other attractions within the area include The National Aquatic Centre, Dublin Zoo and Funtasia.Or if you’re staying for business, enjoy our high speed complimentary internet access or work in the comfort of our business centre. Relax and unwind in our Fitness centre, Jacuzzi, steam room or sauna.The Pillo Hotel Ashbourne is located on the N2 and is only 11 minutes from the M50, which makes the hotel the perfect location for conferences and events partnered with over 9000 square feet of meeting space over 7 meeting rooms and on site exhibition space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pillo Hotel Ashbourne

Address: The Rath, Ashbourne, Ireland (Formerly Ashbourne Marriott Hotel)
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Ashbourne
Price Range: €82 - €141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Pillo Hotel Ashbourne 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Marriott Ashbourne
Ashbourne Marriott
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“Rooms on 5th Floor excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles CharlieW72, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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