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Reviewed 23 February 2014 via mobile

We came during midterm and stayed in one if the lodges on the grounds of the hotel .. Couldn't fault it. 3 bedroom, with all mod cons. Very bright and spacious and lovely views. The staff in the hotel were very accommodating. There was so much to do despite the rain. We sat in sitting room and played chess and...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on your recent stay with us in our 3 bedroom holiday home. I am delighted that you found the property to be so satisfactory despite the poor weather. All of us here at the Kenmare Bay feel that the accommodation, swimming pool and leisure facilities provide...

Cork, Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 22 February 2014

Just home after a 2 day stay. 5 mothers and 15 children.A roaring success thanks to the General Manager who upgraded us so we were all, extremely comfortable. Kids had a ball. The swimming pool was fantastic and well monitored. It was amazing value for money. We will definitely return to this hotel.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Firstly I would like to thank you for your recent review. It gives us all here a great sense of pleasure to see our guests have a pleasant all round experience, we always endeavor to provide the best service we can. I am delighted that you were happy with our Leisure facilities and that all the children had...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 7 February 2014

We stayed here in August last. Had a great time and the kids loved the pool etc. Whilst the hotel is just out of the main town it is very close to everything around. The hotel caters well for small children. Can be a bit hectic in the bars etc but I suppose it was high season. Nice staff.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us from last August. I am delighted to see that your young children enjoyed our pool and amenities on their break away. Thank you for your remarks regarding the staff and for pointing out our great location here. We feel that our location here is ideal for...

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 3 February 2014

First of I would say that I think we must have been put in the worst room in this hotel judging by the other reviews. The bed was not comfortable, the windows are so old it took a long time to get them open. The carpet in our room was dirty & sticky. The shower was faulty and sprayed all...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 29 January 2014

We attended a wedding in Kenmare and booked into the Kenmare Bay Hotel for two nights. It is a very nice hotel in a beautiful part of Kerry. The hotel is clean and modern. Our room and bathroom were lovely. The water pressure was very poor in the shower, but otherwise we had no issues at all. The staff are...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your recent review on your stay with us. With regards to the water pressure it is was a slight issue in the general Kenmare area at the time, regarding which we have liaised with the all the appropriate professionals and have since rectified. I will be sure to...

Reviewed 27 January 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for weekend in January with our little boy and had a great time. The staff were so helpful and friendly and we were upgraded to a superior room free of charge which was very kind. The leisure centre was great and our little boy loved swimming and playing with all the toys left in the baby pool....

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for your recent review on your visit to us here in the Kenmare Bay Hotel. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us from your accommodation to your meals and of course that your son enjoyed our children's pool. We try to provide a fun and safe environment in our...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 8 January 2014

We were guests at a new years day wedding in the Kenmare Bay hotel and stayed in one of the luxury lodges (no.25) for 2 nights. The cleanliness and quality of the lodge was just unbelievable and our 3 year old daughter had a ball as there is so much for her to do. Definitely booking a week in a...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review on our Luxury Lodges. Our Accommodation staff take great care in the cleanliness of our property here and I will pass on your kind remarks to them. I am delighted that your daughter enjoyed her time here as we do our utmost to be a family friendly establishment. We look forward to...

Mitchelstown, Ireland
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We attended a wedding over the Christmas holiday season in this hotel and had a fantastic weekend! From check-in to check-out we had a really fantastic weekend. We had very friendly and welcoming experience. The staff could not do enough for us! We checked in the night before the wedding with a group of friends we hadn't seen for a...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your recent review on your stay with us here at The Kenmare Bay Hotel. I was very pleased to read that you had such a pleasant stay and that you enjoyed all your meals. I will be sure to pass on your compliments to all of the staff and their department's here. Kind...

Krakow, Poland
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We celebrated our wedding in the Kenmare Bay Hotel on Friday 27th December. The day went so smoothly thanks to the hard work and professionalism of all the staff of the hotel. All our guests couldn't speak highly enough of the beautiful meal we had. All our requests were facilitated by Tom, the manager, who was at our beck and...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your recent review. My staff and I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay here with us. We always strive to provide a pleasant wedding experience for everyone from the Bride & Groom to each individual guest. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Andrew Rees General Manager

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 13 December 2013

Booked a weekend away to kenmare bay hotel few weeks ago ,online , Was over booked got an email from them ,they offered us the lodge ,wow was amazing ,so clean warm everything you needed was there .Had dinner that evening in hotel was fab breakfast also food was fab .Tom the manager is a great asset to this hotel...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your recent review. Firstly i would like to apologise for the overbooking issue but i am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our Luxury Lodges. I would also like to thank you for your kind comments about our staff and have passed on your lovely words to them all. I look forward...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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Welcome to the Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort. Tucked into one of the most picturesque corners of the Wild Atlantic Way, the multi-award winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the ideal retreat for exploring the gems of the Ring of Kerry and the Beara Peninsula, hosting your perfect wedding, or relaxing with friends & family. Situated on the Sneem road, just a few minutes' walk from the charming shops, pubs and gourmet delights of Kenmare Town, the Kenmare Bay Hotel is great place to unwind, with a state-of-the-art leisure centre equipped with pool, gym, jacuzzi and sauna. Whether you stay in the hotel itself in our standard or superior rooms or in one of our self-catering Luxury Lodges or Holiday Homes, you are assured of exceptional comfort, friendly service from our staff, and a thoroughly enjoyable stay. The Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the one that visitors return to again and again. Once you've stayed here, you'll discover why ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Address: Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: RM223 - RM628 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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