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The Old Ground

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#1 of 9 Hotels in Ennis
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Flew into Shannon and wanted to visit the Cliffs of Moher so we decided to spend our first night in Ennis. The Old Ground was a perfect pick. Wonderful hotel and our room was very nice. Everything we could have wanted for our first nights stay in Ireland. Employees were all very friendly and went out of their way to...

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Tobaccoville, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rooms were comfortable and the breakfast was really good. The food in the attached bar was excellent and prices were reasonable. The bartenders were very accommodating when I asked for a mint julep on Kentucky Derby day--even though she had no idea what it was she made a great one with my description. The live Irish music starts later in...

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1Thank edgefield2017
Newry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just back from a wonderful time in Co.Clare. Stayed in the Old Ground hotel in Ennis. Fabulous. Great room very comfortable breakfast beautiful and dinner excellent. I would certainly recommend this and Look forward to returning one day.

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Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at The Old Ground on our last night in Ireland before flying out of Shannan Airport. We enjoyed having a couple of pints at Poet's Corner Bar and met some very nice folks. Our room was absolutely lovely with the best bathroom and shower in all of Ireland. Highly recommend this hotel for your stay in Ennis!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a lovely stay at the Old Ground last week. My flight landed in Shannon about 6 am, and I was at the hotel by about 8 am. They had a room ready for me, which was fantastic. The room was fairly large, and had been renovated recently I would say. The hot breakfast (I always have the full...

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1Thank IsoldeLee
Corby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Third time round staying at this great hotel. Superb staff; cheerful, friendly and always helpful. Nice range of eating places in the hotel and all of Ennis on the doorstep. Great music every night we were there. Highly recommended.

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Rock Hall, Maryland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This hotel was very nice, but you can tell it's old. It could use some sprucing up. We did have a very nice room, which was clean and comfortable. It was a nice stop over. Not sure if I'd stay here again, but it served us well while we were there.

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1Thank Sailgirl50
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Staff were kind and helpful. Best breakfast we had that was included. Old lady talking to herself in the corner was treated very well, even after sending her first breakfast back. Rooms were clean and quiet. Would stay again for sure. Note: just take the stairs.

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Winter Garden, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice sized room. View was great. The restaurant is questionable and the one next door - which is recommended by the staff - is also not great. Other than that - parking was easy, staff was friendly, and at least the restaurant has a great bar.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered volovonts for lunch. D worst I ever ate. One volovont with piles of chicken and a side of wilted salad. If I never ate here bfore I wouldn't b in a hurry t return!!!! Lvly waitresses. shame bout my lunch. ):

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MaryGleeson, General Manager at The Old Ground, responded to this review

Dear Flossie, We are alarmed to read your review - our Vol au Vent has been a daily favourite on the menu for over twenty years and our customers will just not allow us to change it. We will certainly bring this matter to the attention of our kitchen team who are dedicated to ensuring a consistent high standard -...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Town Hall Cafe
Town Hall Cafe
Cuisines: Irish, European
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 4* Old Ground Hotel is located in the centre of Ennis town, just 20 minutes from Shannon International Airport. With 83 newly refurbished deluxe rooms, a restaurant with superb cuisine, it is within easy reach of The Wild Atlantic Way, The Cliffs of Moher and magnificent and challenging links golf courses. The Old Ground Hotel is an elegant and stylish retreat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Old Ground

Address: Old Ground Hotel O'Connell Street, Ennis, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > Ennis
Price Range: RM413 - RM922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Old Ground 4*
Number of rooms: 110
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