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The Horse & Jockey Hotel

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Located in the heartland of Co Tipperary just off the M8 Motorway at Junction 6, half way between Cork & Dublin & approximately 1 1/2 hours from all main cities. Trading continuously for over 250 years the hotel has recently been extended & our facilities now include an award winning restaurant, traditional Irish Bar, two coffee bar & in-house bakery, 67 luxurious bedrooms featuring plasma TV & Wi-Fi, superior conference centre comprising of 10 meeting rooms and a tiered auditorium for up to 200 delegates.Leisure complex includes a 21m pool, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi, hydro-therapy area and gymnasium. Spa includes 10 treatments rooms & in-house hair-dressers Q Salon
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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It just gets better and better. Never disappoints. Fantastic stay as always. Great rooms so clean so comfortable. Great staff always so polite and helpful. And ever so warm the whole time with wonderful cozy fires. Food is actually stunning.
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Dropped in on a Monday at 4.00pm so the restaurant was not open and we went to the bar. It was quiet so we were served promptly by the pleasant staff. I had ‘fish of the day’ salmon served with mash and mixed veg. It was nice but a little expensive at €20. My partner had the
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I organised our first full Christmas party here purely on the fantastic experience earlier in the year for a work celebration. Everything is great about this hotel... Firstly, the staff are all great! They are so accommodating, helpful, professional and friendly. From reception
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Was here for dinner and a sleepover sat night with 4 friends. Food beautiful, wine realistically priced. Lively Atmosphere in bar ,rooms beautiful. Will be back . And was thrilled with our bill. Staff very friendly.
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lovey hotel great amenities our first visit to this area very enjoyable the pool was a a bonus and we made full use of it at night and in morning before breakfast to work up an appetite. lovely athmosphere in bar for our evening meal
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Fine, clean, spacious room. Comfortable beds.
the bedroom
the lounge area off the bedroom
superior room
A fantastic meal and menu with a good looking bedroom (see review)
Do this restaurant serve gluten-free options thanks
I think so, but a quick call to the main desk, or check menu on line to clarify
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Do this restaurant serve gluten-free options thanks
As they have a single kitchen, I doubt if they can guarantee gluten-free for highly sensible people. At least I have not seen specific indications on their menu.
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The mailing address is Thurles, but it is several miles away. It's by an intersection of the M8
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Sorry, but one more question - are the private bathrooms inside the rooms?
yes the bathrooms are in the rooms. this is a very nice irish hotel. in a very quiet area.
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there is a set time when breakfast is served. a fully inclusive breakfast with cereals pastries and a hot breakfast all served buffet style with tea or coffee served by waiting staff.
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"Room 341 is massive.."
"Excellent Spa Facilities"
"I didn't stay overnight in this hotel"
"Try to get a room near reception or walks are long."
"We had a room near the back of the hotel. Bit of a trek to get to but really nice and quiet looking out over the courtyard out back."
US$147 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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IrelandProvince of MunsterThurles
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