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Drogheda, Ireland
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I was lucky enough to attend a wedding here over the weekend, and it was amazing. The venue is stunning, the accommodations plush, the food exquisite and the staff are fantastic. In particular, the wedding coordinator Anna, for whom only a commitment of 200% will do. Couldn't recommend this place highly enough.

2Thank Gigglesmondieu2
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my boyfriend for a one night stay with dinner option on the 29th of October. Positives: the staff were very friendly, polite and attentive at all times throughout. The reception and tearooms area are beautiful and very relaxing. The pianist playing at dinner and in the tearoom was excellent. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spotless (although...

3Thank Ryano26clon
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was a lovely place and we were near the end of season so we were upgraded to a lovely, lovely room. Bed terrific, bathroom terrific, restaurant great and the service excellent. Just be careful, we ran into peak morning traffic on the way to the airport, may have been unusual, but allow a good hour not 30 minutes. Set...

3Thank 655Denis
Celbridge, Ireland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I recently attended a very good friend of mines wedding and i have to say it was terrible.from the moment we got in you could see that because it was a thursday wedding at the end of September that the staff didnt really care. Very slow service. waiting 20 minutes on the bar man at one stage....not sure where he...

7Thank Domhnall O
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Recently spent the night at a wedding here on a Saturday night. Hotel is lovely and so are the staff but there's 1 thing I couldn't understand. We checked in at reception & while my girlfriend got ready I went to get us some drinks. I asked reception where is the bar. They said it's around the corner to your...

2Thank James D
County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 September 2016

My daughter kindly arranged a midweek break for us using her "Blue Book of Ireland Gift token". Checkin was very quick and staff really nice. Room 52 was large and cosy with 4 poster bed, sofa, armchair etc decorated in a country cottage style. However, there was no hospitality tray, but when I queried this, I was told tea/coffee could...

1Thank 633olived
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Just perfect. Room clean and tidy, staff friendly and helpful, food was excellent, probably the best I ever ate. Michelin star restaurant really deserve it. And quiet, it's like time is slowing down, your heartbeat is slow and steady, relax. Just perfect.

1Thank Ervin K
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We held a family dinner for 12 people here on Saturday evening and the whole experience from booking to the room and food was excellent. All of the staff we dealt with were a credit to the place. The food and room we were in were both complimented upon by all who attended. Would strongly recommend for any similar event.

2Thank Chris W
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The place was quite busy when we arrived. There appeared to be at least one function going on. Nonetheless we were attended to quite quickly. The order was taken promptly and the tea and scones where are delivered quite quickly although they forgot our order for water. The scones were very good served with clotted cream butter and jam. I...

3Thank Pavel B
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

The receptionists here are efficient and very friendly - and they alone would make you want to come back. My room was beautiful although I am not fond of 4 poster beds. I had dinner in the restaurant. The staff here and the bar were attentive and welcoming. I had the fillet steak for dinner which was beautifully cooked and...

2Thank sharon w

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Additional Information about Barberstown Castle

Address: Straffan, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kildare > Straffan
Price Range: RM812 - RM1,022 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barberstown Castle 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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“our room was on second floor and was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles bajanteresa, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room facing the courtyard for almost total silence. Lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles finnkath, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“4 poster bed as nice treat”
 of 5 bubbles jamesbond00719, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Think any of the rooms would be good but perhaps overlooking the garden”
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