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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I can honestly say I have never stayed at such a disgraceful hotel. The room was cold and had a small electric heater you could use which we had to leave on and had to sleep in a jumper to keep warm. As for the room it self there was no tv. I rang reception and said the tv was...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A charming castle that you can stay that would make a wonderful setting for a wedding. I spent one night and found the stay to be very friendly, and the food at the restaurants to be high quality. The bathroom in my room was the only problem as it was overly dark and tiny but otherwise, everything about my stay...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic surroundings and affordable. Let's face it we would all love the castle experience but it tends to be prohibitively expensive...This could be your solution, the castle is beautiful, staff are local and that's a great thing because Offaly hospitality is the best there is. Food here is fantastic, a true history buff might notice a few items out of...

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1Thank Willie C
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We got married in Kinnitty Castle in the foothills of the Slieve Blooms in July 2016. We would like to thank the entire team at Kinnitty Castle for their hospitality on the day and in the months leading up to the wedding. The staff are very professional and accommodating, everything went perfectly on the day. Many of our guests raved...

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Went into Kinnitty Castle "Dungeon Bar" for some soup and sandwiches after walk in Kinnitty woodlands. Lovely entrance to grounds and impressive building. Staff very friendly and bar food ok. Only negative was the big screen TV showing soccer match in Bar and turned up loud. Not what I was expecting in quite country hideaway on new years day. Asked...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 30 December 2016

My travel companions and I stayed at Kinnitty Castle Hotel in September. We arrived rather late in the evening and from the front road it was quite a site. The facade with its many peaks was very charming. We stayed in their State Rooms, which we were advised over a few email conversations were generally some of their more spacious...

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed our visit to Kinitty Castle. Such a charming place, lovely rooms and nice feeling to the place. Only a couple of small reasons for not giving a 5 stars: I felt that the place could do with a small spa/ swimming pool for complete relaxation, also Father Hugh( the ghost)came to visit our room in the middle of...

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Ireland
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

I went for dinner with my son and daughter last night and it was amazing awesome delicious. The ambience was 100 out of 10 and the effort put in by the staff all around was wonder land. Our meal was so delicious wonderful chef; from start to finish all I can say is go and try it for yourself it's...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Really great weekend here. Food excellent both nights. Staff very helpful and friendly to the extent that thy organised a private room for our dinner on Saturday night. I thought it might be cold because it was such an authentic castle but not so. There are plenty of things to do in the area with Birr castle close by.my reason...

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Dublin
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I had the most wonderful two days in Kinnitty Castle hotel, thanks to my husband who booked it as a birthday treat. He has wanted to come here for years and decided to book this for the two of us. We stayed in the Cormac Room and it was great. I didn't expect to have so many old traditional features...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kinnitty Castle, is close to the picturesque village of Kinnitty, Co. Offaly set beautifully against a backdrop of the Slieve Bloom Mountains. The Castle has a long and turbulent history. Dating originally from 1209, Kinnitty was destroyed and rebuilt not once but twice and yet it retains character and oozes charm. Kinnity is in a great location only 90 minutes from Dublin and is a great stop off point for journeys west or southwards. It is an exceptional place for lovers of good food and the great outdoors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinnitty Castle Hotel

Address: Kinnitty, Kinnitty, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Kinnitty
Price Range: $236 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kinnitty Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
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“Ask for a room with a view at the front of the castle so you won't overlook overgrowth at the back”
 of 5 bubbles Leonie398, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a smaller room and we loved it. We saw the bigger rooms and felt they had a little less charm.”
  • Our room. Simple and charming.
 of 5 bubbles Judy_Schmidt, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms amazing but our favourites are , the O'Carroll suite (Bridal suite) (wow) The Hutchinson Suite (huge), The del la pore, (fab)”
 of 5 bubbles Jenleejen, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all very good, ground floor rooms can be slightly louder”
 of 5 bubbles 924nateb, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Intergram Suite. It has a four poster bed and a huge bathroom. Just remember, you're staying at a castle.”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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