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Headfort Arms Hotel

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We had a fantastic day. Our wedding coordinator Joanne was exceptional. She took care of everything so easily and calmly. Absolutely everything was perfect. The food was second to none, all the guests complimented the chef, Stephen.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room for 3 ladies Excellent accommodation Great friendly management especially Teresa Allen Will be booking in the future! food was very good Vanillapod is an excellent restaurant and there are excellent gin based cocktails in the bar!!!

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Nantes, France
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I did my first trip in this place, I discovered a beautiful place and a delicious cuisine. The bedrooms are confortables, nice, the staff are really friendly. The Vanilla pod restaurant propose a lot of choice, the plates are gorgous and sympatic. I will come back next time !

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This would have to be the most beautiful hotel I have ever been to. The staff were friendly and welcoming, they went above and beyond to make our stay fabulous. The food was exceptional, the rooms comfy and bathrooms well appointed.

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Annalong, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a blast for a friends hen party, checked in on the day and received finger food and sparkly on arrival before we got picked up to go to the farm to milk a cow! The staff couldn't have done anything more to help us get our rooms sorted! The meal that evening was brilliant and we were well looked...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd booked overnight stay with dinner in Vanilla Pod restaurant, lovely room, quiet, real bath with local Kells toiletries and big comfy bed. Quiet drink afterwards in hotel lounge with real open fire

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the Headfort Arms Hotel. Family run hotel, staff very friendly in manner and service. We ate both nights in the hotel and food was very good. We were there mid week and the hotel was very busy. Good buzz around the bar. Might be a little noisey at the weekend if you are in the rooms fronting the...

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Thank JohnKate M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So first impression is hotel looks lovey from the outside...... though upon entering not what we expected. Private car back. So welcoming and the staff were wonderful. We had lunch shortly after arriving and it was plentyful and reasonable priced. There was a funeral, confirmation and a fashion awards on in the hotel but the staff were great on organising...

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Bangor, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after a wedding reception in the hotel - I was pleasantly surprised! The hotel didn't look like much from outside but was actually really lovely. Nothing overly fancy but room was nice - spacious & clean etc. Couldn't quite understand the pricing though - we were in a family room (2 adults 1 child) which had a...

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Dublin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a massage and afternoon treat for myself and my friend as her Xmas present. After bad and unprofessional service in the restaurant before hand, we had the spa treatment which was lovely before going for afternoon tea, where items were taken from our plate and ate by a person passing our table. I was disgusted, embarrassed and felt sick...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the Heritage Town Kells, the Duff family celebrate 40 years at the helm of one of Meath’s hospitality landmarks in the Heart of the Boyne Valley of Ireland. The hotel boasts 45 bespoke rooms, Headfort Spa Rooms, Vanilla Pod Award Winning Restaurant, Cafe Therese Casual Dining Cafe, Kelltic Bar Traditional Pub, Banquesting Facilities and beautiful gardens . Those years of commitment to excellence was recognized not only by its Gold Medal Award for Best Three-Star hotel Ireland, but also most recently at the Kells Chamber of Commerce Business Awards, when receiving the award of ‘Best Customer Service’in Business. ‘We were delighted with this award said Olivia, as it is thanks to all of our loyal team of staff who offer the Headfort welcome and service to our guests, old and new’. The Headfort is the life and sole of the Kells social scene. It offers so much to its visitors in it’s selection of outlets from the Award Winning Vanilla Pod Restaurant to the thriving Kelltic Bar and the Headfort Spa Rooms which focuses on using only Irish products. According to the Duff family, it’s not easy doing business at the moment, price competition is relentless and the customer has never had such choice but the Headfort is committed to providing value, supporting local producers and retaining the personal touch on every guest encounter. The hotel is delighted to report an upsurge in bookings for 2013, according to Vincent ‘the customer really wants the personal touch, the knowledge that you are there on their special day and that family run atmosphere, they have been and tasted the large branded chain hotels and we feel there is a return to good Irish hospitality and a guarantee of freshly prepared local food’ As a member of Irish Country Hotels, the 26 Independent hotel marketing group, the Headfort is one of only 26 hotels in Ireland and the first service industry in Ireland to receive the accreditation of being ‘Guaranteed Irish’. This is demonstrated in the hotels commitment to using local suppliers, employing local and using local and Irish produce at every opportunity. In this way the hotel serves as an even greater support to the local economy and there is no doubt that this is what the customer wants for the future. ... more   less 

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Address: Headfort Place | Kells, Co.Meath, Ireland, Kells, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Kells
Price Range: $139 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Headfort Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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“get this hotel on groupon deals”
patm889, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“we were on the 3rd floor, lovely modern room”
CathyD667, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We were on the second floor - perfect nights sleep. There are several fire doors along the floor so i think this blocks any noise.”
AliB123238, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Dont think there is quiet room, everyone was complaining of noise.”
maryw609, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“room 303 and 305 near the lift so not too much walking for an elderly person”
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