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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Decided to go for Sunday lunch unfortunately we ended up leaving after 15+ mins because no one came to take our order. When we arrived we asked the girl seated between the restaurant and bar about lunch. We were told we could sit in the restaurant or bar, we decided on the bar and picked a seat. We were not...

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We were down at the wedding on Sunday the 22nd of January and had great day. The grounds and views are stunning and the function room looked lovely. We went to the bar for some lunch and was disappointed as the menu was very limited. My partner ordered a toasted sandwich with chips as he was looking for something quick...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went recently with my boyfriend for a relaxing night away using the living social voucher which was amazing value. We requested to change room to avail of the beautiful views and there were no problems in doing so. Dinner menu was limited but the food was absolutely gorgeous, our waiter was very charming! We had breakfast brought to our room...

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2Thank HeidiN380
Cork
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The receptionist Sophie was very attentive and gave us great advise when booking our room which we greatly appreciated. I would highly recommend the hotel for its rooms and amenities. Certainly the change in management has risen the bar. We have eaten here a couple of times and always enjoyed our meal and views. It was great to stay overnight...

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1Thank MirrorCork
limerick ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stay here got a special deal on escape.ie arrived at hotel staff are lovely very coming. Room lovely and clean powerful shower, bath and shower in big bath room. Welcome message on tv screen which was lovely touch and password to wifi all on tv and information about places to see. As part of package we had dinner 2 courses...

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We went sure at first about staying in the McDonald as it wasn't bang in the centre of Kinsale but Had such an amazing stay here with my Wife on Christmas Eve! Very nice facilities wonderful staff and views are beautifully irish. Lost something very important to me and the staff made an extra effort to make sure it was...

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1Thank Aaron C
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here last weekend with a group of friends. We booked about 2 weeks previous to our stay and went for a relaxing night. There was a school ball / dance on for about 200 16yr olds the same night and the staff just could not cope. No fault of the kids but the hotel obviously knew in advance this...

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Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my partner recently stayed here and the view is stunning !!! we could see all the way to oyster bay from our room and the balcony of the bar. we stayed midweek so it was a quiet hotel but thats what we like. staff are lovely and friendly full of smiles. Cormac the barman was brilliant. great service...

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1Thank Natalie R
Cork
Reviewed 1 week ago

Room smelled musty, no light in the bedroom so had to ask reception to send someone down with a lamp, No hairdryer, generally below average for the price. Computer was down when checking out so delayed. All small things but added up to an unsatisfactory experience

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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel was excellent but Spa treatments let me down, paid for expensive package and was expecting massage from professional but got only tickles and girl with long nails, hovever hotel staff was very friendly;) thank u

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa is set on 90 acres of mature wooded parkland with panoramic views overlooking Oysterhaven Bay, this luxury Kinsale hotel is committed to providing the highest standards and take pride in their tranquil surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa

Address: Rathmore Road, Kinsale, Ireland (Formerly Carlton Hotel & C Spa Kinsale)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Price Range: RM309 - RM847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Macdonald Kinsale Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Carlton Kinsale Hotel Kinsale
Carlton Kinsale Hotel And Spa
Carlton Hotel Kinsale
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