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Kilkea Demesne, Castledermot, Kilkea Ireland
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  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
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Kilkea Castle Hotel and Golf Course sits on 180 acres. It is less than one hour from Dublin. We have a variety of accommodations. Our newly renovated castle and carriage houses redefine luxury. Our renovated 3 bedroom self catering lodges are perfect for groups or families. We have a restaurant open 7 days a week serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Kilkea is the perfect spot for a golf outing, fairytale wedding, family reunion or corporate retreat. It is one of the oldest inhabited castles in Ireland dating back to 1180.
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Kilkea Demesne, Castledermot, Kilkea Ireland
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Marcus wrote a review 14 Sep
Hacienda Heights, California201 contributions82 helpful votes
Pros: The location is great as it is remote enough to be only an hour away from dublin, the age and look of this castle from the outside is stunning, the great breakfast and service, spa, price was justifiable, cleanliness, overall service Cons: The fact that it is part golf resort, dinner service was very slow, lack of activities to do on site, garden could look better, interior could look better,
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Elizabeth K wrote a review 9 Sep
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Just back from my second visit to kilkea castle. I absolutely love this place. Planning my 3rd trip already. Everything was perfect. Food was fabulous, staff are so friendly. Big shout out to Andrew in the castle bar for making our stay so great. Andrew your excellent at what you do and I watched the way you interacted with each customer that came through the door. Always a big smile from you and a wonderful greeting. Keep doing what you do. Hope to see you again very soon.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Dear Elizabeth, Thank you so much for sharing this fantastic review of Kilkea Castle on Trip Advisor. It was fantastic to read that you plan to return again! I will also be sure to pass on your kind words to Andrew. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Wishes, Aidan O’Sullivan General Manager
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Vicky K wrote a review 9 Sep
Tideswell, United Kingdom28 contributions6 helpful votes
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First time in Ireland and already planning to Come back. Amazing. Wonderful food, the carriage room was lovely, really modern and very clean, great staff. Especially Clever; she is was fab- nothing was to Much trouble- 10 out of 10 for everything, we will defiantly come back.
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Response from Kilkea Castle, General Manager at Kilkea Castle
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Dear Vicky, It was an absolute pleasure to read your review & thank you for your kind words. We hope to welcome you back on your return visit to Ireland! Best Wishes, Aidan O’Sullivan General Manager
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Michael B wrote a review 7 Sep
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Excellent stay at Kilkea Castle. Top-notch service. Wonderful surroundings. Very caring staff. A castle-worthy, enjoyable experience from start to finish. Delicious steaks. Engaging bartenders (with a great Guinness pour). Tasty breakfasts.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Dear Michael, Thank you for sharing this fantastic review of Kilkea Castle on Trip Advisor. It was an absolute pleasure to read of our recent experience. We hope that we have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Kilkea Castle again soon. Best Wishes, Aidan O’Sullivan General Manager
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john m wrote a review 6 Sep
Dublin, Ireland2 contributions
We stayed in the carriage rooms next to the Spa. Excellent on site restaurant and great service. Big shout out to Andrew great mixologist and friendly bartender. The gardens and grounds ideal for exploring
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Dear John, Many thanks for your review and your kind words. We hope that we have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Kilkea Castle again soon. Best Wishes, Aidan O’Sullivan General Manager
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Frequently Asked Questions about Kilkea Castle
Which popular attractions are close to Kilkea Castle?
Nearby attractions include Burtown House and Gardens (6.0 km), Moone High Cross (5.6 km), and Moone High Cross Inn (6.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Kilkea Castle?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Kilkea Castle?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Kilkea Castle?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Kilkea Castle?
Conveniently located restaurants include Mad Hatter Cafe, Bailey's Bar & Bistro, and The Old Yard.
Is Kilkea Castle located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.8 km away from the centre of Kilkea.
Does Kilkea Castle offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Are there any historical sites close to Kilkea Castle?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Irish Pewtermill (7.0 km).
Is Kilkea Castle accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.