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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This place has lots of potential...just a bit of a tidy up and some planting would really help the look of the place. The space immediately outside the back exit is very scruffy! The drinks were good and the calamari was pronounced delicious! Car parking is available though the village of Enniskerry gets really busy!!

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

A lovely old fashioned pub. The rooms are big and spacious but could do with a bit of tlc and updating. The food, however, was excellent and the Guinness like velvet! We did have a bit of noise in our room from a very loud radio in the kitchen below but only for a short while Enjoyed our stay here... More 

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

I can't review the food in the bar because we didn't even get that far. We stood at the doorway for more than 5 mins waiting to be seated, then when we got a seat and menu's we were moved again. And then the guy just walked off........didn't bother taking out order. Seated us at a tiny table, we really... More 

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Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

After golfing at Powerscourt, locals had recommended that we call in at the village for a drink and some craic. We found the bars rather full but found space and slow bar service in this pub / restaurant. After some bang tidy pints of Guinness, we were seated for dinner, and table service was still slow, but cheerful. A decent... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Just spent 4 nights eating, drinking and overnighting at the Powerscourt Arms. What can I say - fabulous welcome by some excellent staff. The downstairs offering and hospitality are second to none. Shay, Cathy, Derek and co. run an excellent ship. Nothing is too much trouble - even a takeaway cappuccino & croissant at 6am. Upstairs I am afraid needs... More 

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Drogheda, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Stayed here for one night. It was comfy and clean. Very dated and needs to redecorate but for what you pay you get really good value. The bed was so comfortable. Breakfast great. Bar not so great. End up drinking down the road. So if the bar is improved with a better service, there will be no need to leave... More 

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

My parents and i booked into the Powerscourt Arms as we were attending a family function nearby. We were greeted with warm friendly staff, most accommodating, they were extremely busy, the food is delicious and the staff are so attentive, our waiter even provided us with a copy of the breakfast menu whilst eating dinner. The rooms are basic but... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We stayed here for our son's wedding up the hill at Powerscourt. This is a 300 year old building and the charm of it is everywhere. The staff was excellent! The rooms were clean and neat as were the bathrooms. If you go to Ireland and don't stay at this charming B&B you wasted a 10 hour plane trip. The... More 

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Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

On a biking trip through Ireland. Decided to stay here. Had a nice welcome fast and smoothly arranged. Got a place to put my bike safely. Very nice pub with friendly people. Only had bad wifi but to me not much of a problem.

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Ranelagh, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Dined here recently and was impressed with the level of service and quality of food. Venue was clean and nicely decorated. Good choice of food on menu. Thought the prices were a little on the higher range for lunch. Would recommend though.

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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Powerscourt Arms is an intimate country house that has been providing quality service since 1715. The character of this building lends to the charms which make Enniskerry so special. The Powerscourt Arms Country House is the perfect base for sightseeing and exploring all that Wicklow has to offer. The Country House boasts 11 well-appointed en-suite bedrooms. Delicious home-cooked food served daily using only the best of local produce. Country breakfast, lunch & extensive evening menu with blackboard specials is served daily in the cosiness of the lounge. The Powerscourt Suite located off the lounge is the ideal venue for group and private bookings where you can enjoy our home-cooked cuisine. The Bistro, Enniskerry an intimate, elegant & relaxing venue where our menus are full of classic bistro dishes and our daily blackboard specials allow the kitchen to create a continental style cuisine. Mac's Bar, a traditional Irish bar in the heart of Enniskerry village loved by locals & visitors alike. Our pub is the perfect place to experience true village life with a great atmosphere and personal service. ... more   less 

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Address: Enniskerry, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Enniskerry
Price Range: RM370 - RM578 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“I have a feeling every view is great...our balcony extended the length of the huge room!”
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“Great bathroom in room 8.”
 of 5 bubbles Dinnymac, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“This is not a Holiday Inn, it is a beautiful pieces of Ireland! Just do it.”
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“not sure as did not stay”
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