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    Bunratty Castle Hotel

    Shannon to Limerick Road, Bunratty, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
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    “bunratty castle” (315 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

    My family had booked 2 x double executives at 250 euro per room. When we arrived, we got given 2 basic rooms that looked nothing like the room description we had booked. When we questioned reception they did move us to a double executive room,...More

    1  Thank annon_10
    Reviewed 11 November 2015

    Bunratty Ireland was a destination for us, not just a stop along the way. The Bunratty Castle Hotel was close to Shannon Airport and right across from the Castle, little town and pubs, My 2 daughters and I had a spacious room, with beds and...More

    2  Thank 80JGager
    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    Hotel was very nice and clean. Staff was very friendly. The day we checked in we had the pleasure of seeing a wedding, it was just lovely!!! Food was great!!! Walking distance to Dirty Nellys and shops were right there. We also had live entertainment...More

    2  Thank dbbfloridatraveler
    Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

    Well located, not too far from Shannon Airport. Hotel is pretty standard and certainly nothing special. Rooms are OK, just a little plain but functional. Some of the staff could not care less about their guests but one girl in particular was very nice and...More

    1  Thank darwindan
    Reviewed 7 November 2015

    We stayed at the Bunratty for 3 nights and 4 days from 30th October.Our room was really good allthough it was a little to warm and this was with out any heating on the bed was huge and very cumffy. The bathroom had a power...More

    1  Thank KCK27
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Heated pool
    • Indoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$834 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 144
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    • County Clare >
    • Bunratty
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    Christina_Barry
    21 July 2017|
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    Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
    Good question. Their spa set up requires bookings etc, so it would be an additional price. I thought the pool was freely available, but we didn't use it. May be best to check with the hotel to get the right info.
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    mdlspeaks
    As a protocol and etiquette professional I will be visiting this area and looking at staying at the Castle Hotel and going to the Castle for the Dinner. I will be reviewing and hopefully recommending this hotel and the castle dinner to our international Protocol Association. I see that the comments range across the spectrum on this hotel (loved there website but would like to have seen a place for reviews - or I missed it), had to go to trip advisor for comments. I know some guest may have a minor problem that becomes a major issue when they write a review, so I try and keep an open mind, read between the lines and ask for honest feedback as if I was recommending to my grandmother. Would like some good recent feed back on the hotel, room, castle dinner, breakfast and things to do (sites, pubs, restaurants). Any suggestions greatly appreciated I do post after I stay at a location and give a very detail description and recommendation (good or bad)
    19 June 2017|
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    Response from 2014nole | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure if this is too late but here goes. The hotel itself is quite good but could do with a touch up in places. The bar area is pretty small especially if there is a group in. Plenty of seating in the lobby area though... More
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    Bruce J
    30 July 2016|
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    Response from Mary G | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I don't know about public transit as we arrived by auto. And our breakfast was included as we had pre-booked bed & breakfasts for our vacation!
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