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Hunter's Hotel

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Ireland's oldest coaching inn. Owned and operated by the same family for nearly 200 years. The hotel, where the King and Queen of Sweden have stayed, boasts open fires, antique furniture and award-winning gardens by the banks of the river Vartry in County Wicklow. Situated in the countryside 40 minutes from Dublin city and 5 minutes from Mount Usher gardens. Lunch, dinner and morning coffee are served daily.
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Banquet Room
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
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We went for a family hike nearby and I suggested we go to Hunters for some soup to warm up. I had visited years ago and remembered it fondly. Well, this was absolutely not how we felt this time. They literally looked us up and down when we asked if they had soup or children's
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It was my Birthday on the 12th October and my son took me out to my favourite Hotel for this my very "Special Birthday 🍾🥂! Last year he took me abroad! I tried to tell my son I was twenty few again! His remark was you won't get away with that mum as I am in my 30's! I just
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A lovely leisurely lunch was had by four friends. There was no rush on customers and the staff were very friendly. Be aware this is not a 'quick bite' restaurant. It's a full-on 'lunch' and the food is really tasty, fresh and plentiful. You have an option of a two or three
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Another stay at Hunters, it is so calm and peaceful there in today's busy world! Superb food, staff and owners so helpful and friendly, Hunter's really is home from home and I hope to be back there before long.
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I had the unfortunate experience of afternoon tea in Hunter's Hotel yesterday. I am very slow to write a bad review for anyone so on my way home I called the hotel to express my disappointment at the standard of their afternoon tea, hoping that there might be an explanation. A
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You would need to check directly with the owners of the hotel. No pets when I was there- they have out houses but I wouldn't put a house dog there- it would be frightening for them. Sorry I didn't know.
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Hunter's is a charming, well run and historical country inn. The staff are wonderful and the food is simply good, fresh, local and delicious. If you want a smooth, cookie cutter hotel with polished marble floors and staff that are in it for a wage, this is not the place for you. But if you want real Irish hospitality, in warm and cosy surroundings with lovely food and service, Hunters is highly recommended. I was there about four weeks ago and confirm that it's as good as ever.
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+353 (0)404 40106
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Hi Virginia, the hotel staff are very helpful so I would ring to book in. The phone number is +353 (0)404 40106 Enjoy your stay, it is a lovely hotel and in great location for travelling around Wicklow. Don't miss the Usher gardens and Avoca in Rathnew, about 10 mins away from the hotel. You are also very near the mountains if you want to do some hiking
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"Overlooking the gardens"
"side views are best"
"Rooms on the first floor facing the garden are so quiet and romantic"
"Overlooking the garden ! [I do not know how expensive the hotel is.That's relative!]"
"Views over the back garden are away from the road and lovely"
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