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Darnley Lodge Hotel

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Overview
Main Street, Athboy Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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3 Star accommodation
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7 Oct8 Oct
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewshen partycausey farmpatecocktail sausagesefficient and friendly stafflovely relaxing atmosphereearly birdi highly recommend this hotelcarvery lunchbite to eatcooked to perfectionsteakfood was amazingbar menuexcellent hotellast weekendhome from home
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six of us went for breakfast in the Darnley yesterday and it was fab !!! We had mixtures of a full irish , pancakes , breakfast sandwiches and everybody devoured their food ! The presentation was excellent , especially on the pancakes and it was...More

Thank Claire C
Response from David S, General Manager at Darnley Lodge HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Claire, Thank you so much for your lovely review. This is much appreciated! :0) Delighted to hear you were able to sample some dishes from our new breakfast menu; and much of all that you and your friends enjoyed them. The chef will be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Darnley is our go to eatery after a hard working week, the food has never disappointed. The staff are upbeat, friendly and attentive? It’s not a prentensious Hotel just a homely warm and welcoming Hotel to unwind in.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and husband have stayed there one night. The room was simple, the smell upstairs leading to our room was pretty bad-Yankee candle at the reception was a lovely idea but that wears off and then you are "greeted by" old, mouldy smell. The breakfast...More

Thank Aija M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the Carvery it had been quiet awhile since we had been the Food and Service was Excellent. Very Large Portions and a good choice of Food. We got so much we had to bring some home. Very Friendly Chefs Waiting Staff Reception...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

I came here yesterday with my mother. We both got soup. I loved the food from the Darnley growing up but when I moved away it was hard to get back for some food here. I'm so glad I made it back yesterday as it...More

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About
Description
The Darnley Lodge Hotel was the estate office for the Darnley Family who owned the town of Athboy and surrounding land from 1770. The family had an enormous influence on the development of Athboy until the power ...More of the landlords was finally weakened by the Wyndham Act of 1903. They eventually sold the town in 1909. The Darnley estate office, was finally closed in 1948. The Darnley Lodge Hotel is a haven of tranquillity in the Midlands. The Darnley Lodge hotel has 15 newly refurbished en-suite bedrooms. Our hotel is an ideal place for you to relax and unwind with its homely charm and welcoming feel. Co. Meath is known as the royal county and is rich in heritage, boasting2 heritage towns, Kells and Trim. You can visit such places as thehistorical Newgrange, Trim Castle which is where the Hollywood Blockbuster Braveheart was filmed, the hill of Tara and the fun packed coast to the tranquil gardens and Boyne walks. Meath offers something to satisfy all interests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$ 113 - US$ 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Athboy
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"Did not stay in Hotel just had food there."
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"ask for the family room"
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"If you are staying out late, make sure to get phone number for reception as they lock the doors after a..."
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"go for the Jewel suite"
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