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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016

First time to Lisdoonvarna and was very disappointed staying at this hotel, no Irish welcome here which is what you expect when you take a holiday in Ireland. Hotel very basic room however comfortable beds, horrible shower curtain that sticks to you as shower so small, breakfast was hot but not top quality of products. Drinks in bar were overpriced...

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Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Just returned from a fantastic holiday in Lisdoonvarna County Clare stayed at the Imperial Hotel the staff there are wonderful the service and the food were excellent and the hotel is spotless the staff were cleaning all day long the weather was lovely and G B Tours were brilliant as usual thanks Jason we had a laugh didn't we would...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

i stayed at this hotel with my elderly parents.....the staff are of foreign origin,,,,working there,,,and because my parents are old ,,,they constantly insisted i didnt leave them alone at any time.....they were rude to them,,,it was heartbreaking,,,,if you are old please do not stay at the imperial in lisdoonvarna.....its more suited for animals to be honest,,,,,, then food was awful....we...

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Stayed in this hotel in Lisdoonvarna in September. The hotel is clean and maintained well and the staff are friendly. The heating was on full blast and not really necessary, but probably suited the higher age profile of most of the residents. Breakfast in the morning was fine.

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Ireland
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed with a large party for a hen night during the famous match making festival. It was ideal. Central. Clean. Rooms were basic but functional. Staff were very helpful and surprisingly under control for the vast number of people using the hotel. Well done. would recommend for similar groups

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Myself and friends were here for dinner one evening and the food was very not good at all. I had fish and chips, which came as a child's portion of fish and chips with half a plate of vegetables. My friends ordered chicken goujons/onion rings which were burnt. She could not eat them. The staff were very unprofessional. The dishes...

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2Thank Cher C
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the Imperial Hotel in Lisdoonvarna last weekend 2nd/3rd sept. Very busy time for all in Lisdoonvarna this time of year. Plenty of staff working with easy check in when we arrived. Rooms were very spacious and spotlessly clean. The breakfast in the morning is really good. The staff are really friendly and helpful. Great place to stay, looking...

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Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Wonderful staff and the most amazing sleep ever.The most comfortable bed ever,Clean and lovely room.I would return anytime.Thank you all for a wonderful stay in Ireland. The restraunt staff were amazing and could not do enough for you always very attentive and always smiling.The rooms were really good with on suite and cleaned every day .Towels pillow cases and sheets...

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Thank Kath C
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Stayed either end of are holiday. Staff very helpful,hotel clean and tidy. Breakfast amazing. Porridge and scrambled eggs to die for. Room set with cot just like we asked for. TVs could be updated. But we will be back.

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Just spent one night here.on entering the hotel, the lobby is nicely decorated and the front of house staff were lovely.this was as good as it got.our room was extremely basic and unbelievably dated.there was no comfort in the room.it was definetly not possible to use it as somewhere nice to relax and unwind.

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial Hotel is located in Lisdoonvarna, just a 10-minute drive from the Cliffs of Moher. It offers en suite bedrooms, a restaurant and a bar with live music most nights. Bedrooms at the Imperial feature satellite TVs, hair-dryers and telephones. Tea and coffee making facilities are also available and there is free Wi-Fi in public areas of the hotel. The restaurant offers international cuisine and traditional Irish breakfasts are served daily. There is a large lobby area which is adjoined by a sunny conservatory. The Burren National Park is a 15-minute drive and there are several golf courses in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Hotel

Address: The Imperial Hotel Main Street, Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Lisdoonvarna
Price Range: RM119 - RM306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Imperial Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Did not have front room as noisy from street”
 of 5 bubbles nw479, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 18 was fine but quite hotel anyway so sure all rooms would be okay”
 of 5 bubbles janecrilley, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I'd say all rooms are equal. But can do ŵith upgrade of tv,”
 of 5 bubbles 347rebeccao, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Lift available”
 of 5 bubbles mauray23, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms appear to have a double bed and single bed.”
 of 5 bubbles karenm162, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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