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Tinakilly House Main St reet, Rathnew, Wicklow A67 EE09 Ireland
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#1 of 2 hotels in Rathnew
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Built in 1883 for Captain Robert Halpin, Tinakilly is a beautiful Country House Hotel with 51 bedrooms set on 7 acres of mature landscaped gardens overlooking the Irish sea
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
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24-hour front desk
Wifi
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
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Non-smoking hotel
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ekcpeterson wrote a review Jul 2022
Isla Mujeres, Mexico251 contributions57 helpful votes
We stayed here for three nights and a wedding. The grounds are just gorgeous and you can tell lots of care had been taken. The staff (Rocio, you're the best!) are so courteous and helpful. Always a smile! The rooms were just great! We had an ocean and horse pasture view. Did I mention we had an ocean AND horse pasture view??? We definitely will stay here again on our next trip. We also thought the rates were extremely fair.
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Date of stay: June 2022
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Room Tip: Room 64 has ocean and horse pasture view.
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mary wrote a review Jul 2022
Dublin, Ireland3 contributions
My husband & I were at a family friends wedding on the 30th June. we had a fantastic day and nite The wedding was outside . The hotel is beautiful and the surroundings outside and scenery. We stayed in the Robins nest room. It was lovely and so homely. The staff were great through the day and night from the reception staff through to the catering staff at the wedding. The wedding meal was lovely. The breakfast was lovely and the breakfast staff were very friendly and helpful. We will be back again there. Mary and Tommy
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Date of stay: June 2022
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DenyseW wrote a review Jul 2022
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Our guests were delighted with their evening at Tinakilly - and wowed as soon as they got off the buses. The garden is an absolute credit to whoever looks after it. I couldn't take two steps without being congratulated about the venue. The Pavilion is a delightful space, the meal was wonderful, the service impeccable, and the Maitre D helpful at every step. Tinakilly will be remembered by all who were there that night. Cameras were hopping!
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Date of stay: May 2022Trip type: Travelled on business
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Suzanne F wrote a review Jun 2022
2 contributions1 helpful vote
Room booked 29th December as a surprise Father's day gift..reservation for 11th June and received a phone call today...Two days before our intended stay....to cancel our stay as they had a 'wedding party' who had booked the hotel in its entirety...If we had even been offered an alternative date with some gesture of apology it would have been nice but nothing...had heard such nice things about the hotel that we're very disappointed with such bad customer service..
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Date of stay: June 2022Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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bankspmb wrote a review May 2022
Winchester, United Kingdom2 contributions1 helpful vote
We visited Ireland recently to attend our Son's wedding and stayed at this wedding venue. From the start of our stay, on the eve of the big day, until we left on the morning after, we could not fault a single thing. It is a very unique Hotel with beautiful grounds, perfect for taking photos. We were particularly impressed with the standard of the food, especially given that over a hundred meals were being served. The staff obviously work hard to make this hotel the special place it is. What a wonderful place to have a wedding.
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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tanbis wrote a review May 2022
17 contributions3 helpful votes
The outside of Tinakilly country house is so pretty the gardens and walkways are amazing its the inside that lets it down. We went on an overnight stay and the room we where put in was up in the attic the birds nest room we had to slouch down to walk to our room. It was not suitable for 2 adults and it was €160 for the night. The signs to find the rooms did not help at all it took us 25 minutes to find the room. The beds where that uncomfortable and the room was freezing. The breakfast the next morning was not great we had ordered the full breakfast and it all tasted the same there was no flavour. The staff tried there best they where helpful and friendly. But the overall experience was a massive let down and certainly not worth the €160 we paid for our stay
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Date of stay: April 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Gillian B wrote a review May 2022
Dublin, Ireland6 contributions5 helpful votes
We got married in February in Tinakilly House. It was wonderful. I dropped in recently and it felt so good to be there again & enjoy the lovely atmosphere. The house was the perfect venue; so spacious & beautiful but very homely & comfortable. Every photo has gorgeous details in the background. The Staff were welcoming and beyond accommodating; they did everything with a smile and didn’t miss a single detail. They were impeccably professional. Our meal was very special. We have a number of family & friends with dietary limitations & requirements and Everyone spoke so highly about the food; they were all very impressed. A very special thank you to Roisin, the wedding manager at Tinakilly. Roisin made everything so simple, so easy and so perfect. Thank You Roisin!
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Date of stay: February 2022
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Emma Byrne wrote a review Apr 2022
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My husband and I had our wedding reception in Tinakilly House. We had the most amazing day. The venue is absolutely beautiful and has such character,it is not your run of the mill hotel. What really makes it though is the staff. Everyone there is so personable and they could not do enough for us and made us feel so at home and welcome. Any of the guests we have spoken to since the wedding have spoken so highly of Tinakilly, some saying it was the best wedding venue they have ever been to. The food is also amazing,another thing guests commented on. Tinakilly is really a very special place. I cannot recommend it enough as a wedding venue or as a night away. Emma and Rob
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Date of stay: March 2022Trip type: Travelled with family
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maryopanda wrote a review Mar 2022
cork25 contributions14 helpful votes
Magnificent country hotel, what a find! Arrived at thee most glorious Victorian Manor house bathed in sunshine, nested among tall trees and birdsong! Staff so friendly and welcoming ( Muraid on reception). Bedrooms beautifully decorated in keeping with the era ( do pick up a leaflet on the history of the house, it makes for a great read in the gardens, gin and tonic in hand! Dinner and breakfast were delicious, a nice varied menu with wonderfully prepared fresh local ingredients. Will definitely return!
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Date of stay: March 2022
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IanFarnell wrote a review Mar 2022
Skipton, United Kingdom138 contributions109 helpful votes
An imposing old house. Sensibly priced accommodation providing large comfortable rooms but not luxurious. The staff were welcoming and helpful. Coming up the long drive adds to the feeling of grandeur. Well cooked breakfast with plenty of choice. A good place to stay in Wicklow
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Date of stay: March 2022Trip type: Travelled with friends
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PRICE RANGE
US$181 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
tinakilly country house hotel and restaurant
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of LeinsterCounty WicklowWicklowRathnew
NUMBER OF ROOMS
51
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tinakilly Country House
Which popular attractions are close to Tinakilly Country House?
Nearby attractions include Mount Usher Gardens (2.9 km), Bray Head Cliff Walk (1.3 km), and Wicklow Equi Tours (3.8 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Tinakilly Country House?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Tinakilly Country House?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Tinakilly Country House?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Tinakilly Country House?
Conveniently located restaurants include Philip Healy, Jailer's Rest, and Halpin's Bridge Cafe Deli & Dainties.
Is Tinakilly Country House located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 1.0 km away from the centre of Rathnew.
Are any cleaning services offered at Tinakilly Country House?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Tinakilly Country House offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and a banquet room during their stay.
Does Tinakilly Country House have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the ocean view available here.
Is Tinakilly Country House accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.