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Dublin
Reviewed 26 September 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights midweek and had a pleasant stay. We got a superb deal and really got value for money. Hotel has ample parking and is very near Kenmare Village (You can walk down a special track in 5 mins and be in the village). Wifi was poor in the rooms and dropped off continuously but seemed...

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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. I appreciate your kind comments about our staff and facilities. I also appreciate your comments regarding the aspects of your stay that you felt less happy with. I can assure you that all areas will be looked into and that on your next visit, we can showcase these changes. We hope to...

Ireland
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We had a one night stay here for a hen party. The staff in this hotel were amazing. The lovely girl at the front desk was nice to be able to accommodate us with an early check in which we really appreciated. The rooms were spacious and clean and had very comfortable beds. We had dinner included in our package....

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a wonderful review, I am pleased to read that you and your party had an enjoyable stay here with us. I will be happy to pass on your compliments to my chef and the rest of my team. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees.

Reviewed 23 September 2013

We had our wedding reception here, food was amazing, the hotel looked amazing and location is beautiful. The staff were brilliant and can't praise them enough, its the small touchs this hotel has to offer when we went to our room the staff had a framed photo of our big day. Thanks to all at the kenmare bay for an...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a lovely review, I am happy to read that you had a beautiful wedding day here with us and we look forward to seeing you and your husband again on your anniversary. Congratulations again from all at the Kenmare Bay Hotel. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees.

Sequim, Washington
Reviewed 21 September 2013

This was a nice updated hotel. There is a path to town you might want to take, but it is a walk uphill back, but 5 Euros will get you a Taxi back to the hotel. Room was large as well as the bath and the views from the room of the hills in the distance were fine although we...

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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, I am happy to read that you enjoyed a quiet break away at our hotel. I will be glad to pass on your compliments to my team and we hope to see you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2013

This hotel is a short walk from the lovely little town of Kenmare and is also on the walking route of the Kerry Way. Our room was spacious and comfortable and the bathroom very well appointed, with superior shower and a bath too. The staff were very friendly.

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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, I am glad to read that you had an enjoyable stay here at the hotel with us and in the beautiful area of Kenmare. I will be happy to pass on all your compliments to the team. We hope to see you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Prudhoe, Northumberland
Reviewed 17 September 2013

We have just returned from our 3 night stay at the Kenmare Bay Hotel earlier this month. The Hotel is well appointed and the staff friendly, we were upgraded to a superior room which was very clean and comfortable with good views to the hills, the bathroom with separate shower enclosure was particularly luxurious. We took 2 evening meals in...

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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. I am pleased to read that you had a enjoyable stay here at the hotel with us. I will be glad to pass on your compliments to my team. We hope to see you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Kenmare, Ireland
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Spent 3 nights at the Kenmare Bay hotel last week (two couples) and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff were lovely, our rooms were clean, comfortable and quiet, and the swimming pool and leisure facilities are a real bonus. The hotel really is only a 4-5 min stroll from Kenmare town which is a delight to explore. The...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for such a wonderful review, I am glad to read that you had such an enjoyable stay here with us and we surpassed all of your expectations. I will be happy to pass on all of your compliments to my team and I will take your comments on our breakfast into consideration. We hope to see...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 16 September 2013

we stayed a week in a house on the grounds of the hotel. we had access to the pool which the kids loved twice a day. the staff were very nice. Kenmare is the most beautiful place in the world! the location of the hotel is perfect for sight seeing

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your kind review. I am glad to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us in our holiday homes, availing of all of our facilities for children and adults alike. I will be happy to pass on your compliments to all of my team. We Hope to see you again in the future. Yours...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We found the hotel well located and the rooms were comfortable. I asked for a Calypso coffee in the bar and the staff had never heard of it, but were happy to follow my instructions on how to make it! very like an Irish Coffee but with Tia Maria. This was only a small thing and the staff were helpful...

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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, I am pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay here with us at the hotel. Thank you for your comments on our breakfast buffet I will be taking them into consideration. We hope to welcome you back in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees.

Bromley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I stayed here as part of a walking group. My single room was large, clean and well appointed with a view over to the hills. Breakfasts were very good, with a wide choice. In the evening, as a group, we had a limited choice from the menu, which was mostly, with a couple of exceptions, good. A couple of the...

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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, I am glad to read that you had a comfortable stay here in our hotel as part of a group. I will be glad to pass on your compliments to all of my team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future, Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees.

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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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  • Restaurant
  • 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
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: RM270 - RM657 (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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