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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Stayed here for the kenmare food festival. room was lovely. very comfortable. hotel is just a short walk into kenmare town...literally 3 mins. staff were very friendly and pool was great for kids. breakfast was great. will definitely be back.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I am pleased to hear that you and your family had an enjoyable stay here with us a the hotel. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

westmeath
Reviewed 18 July 2013

Recently spent three nights in this hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was nice...clean, comfortable, although maybe a little small for three people and no air-con (not that it matters much in Ireland!). Breakfast was lovely with a nice selection to choose from. The bar food was also very tasty but I was a little disappointed with...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest. Many thanks for your recent review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. However, i do apologise for the issues with the restaurant and food. We pride ourselves in the quality of our food and service and are disappointed that you did not experience this. I have spoken with the departments in relation to the above and...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Nice weekend stay in Kenmare recently. Rooms were very nice, staff went out of their way to be friendly/helpful and the food was great. One disappointment was that on our weekend visit we had terrible weather and with the US Open Golf & Lions Rugby Test on TV we very quickly discovered that the hotel does not have Sky Sports...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I am glad to read that you enjoyed your stay overall, I will be happy to pass on your compliments to all of my team. In regards to your comments we have since upgraded our WiFi and we now also have Sky in our courtyard Bar. We Hope to see you again...

Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 14 July 2013

Just back from three nights in the Kenmare Bay Hotel in the picturesque Kerry town of Kenmare, celebrating the wedding of our very close friends. We stayed in a spacious, superior room. The wedding reception was top class with excellent food and service. The prawn starter tasted like they had just come off the boat. Staff were extremely friendly and...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review, I am happy to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us for your friends wedding. I will be glad to pass all of your compliments on to Tom and the rest of the team and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 13 July 2013

Stayed for 2 nights b&b and 1 evening meal, breakfast was lovely lots of choice, leisure facilities brilliant, my son had a ball in the pool (they provided balls, boats etc for kids to play with) staff were very friendly, food in restaurant was excellent. Overall I cannot find one fault with hotel and will be returning next year for...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review, I am pleased to read that you had such an enjoyable stay with us here at the hotel. I will be glad to pass on your compliments to all the staff and we look forward to seeing in the future for a longer break. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 11 July 2013

Favourite hotel to stay in Kenmare. As always staff and management are brilliant, and the cleanliness is faultless. Many thanks to Noreen, for helping me out. Will return. Lovely new bar area and great new bar menu.

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review. I am glad to hear that you have had an enjoyable stay with us. It is always a pleasure to welcome back a guest and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Yours sincerely, Andrew Rees

Dublin
Reviewed 9 July 2013

If you have a family and like lots of kids running around especially around your table at breakfast you'll love this hotel. Doors banging with kids going in and out of bedrooms did become annoying after a few hours. Staff are friendly and professional with exception to busy times at breakfast. I don't blame them as it was a bit...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your recent review and your kind comments about our staff. The hotel is very Family Friendly and I apologise if this caused any disruption to your stay. I hope that we can welcome you back in the future and will ensure a quieter room on your next visit. Kindest Regards, Andrew Rees General manager

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We stayed in the lodges which were beautiful the hotel facilities were great with fantastic kids club all staff very friendly and efficient would highly recommend this for a family holiday the nearby star adventure centre was great hit with kids too

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review. I am pleased to read that you and your family had an enjoyable stay here with us here at the hotel, enjoying all of our facilities for children. We hope to see you again in the future. Yours sincerely, Andrew Rees

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2013

stayed in the Kenmare Bay Hotel for seven nights, found the staff , food and rooms to be of a very high standard. The swimming pool being a bonus after a day in the hills, although I would show some concern in the house keeping of the pool tile surround and the identified scum line on the walls between the...

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review of your seven night stay with us, I am pleased to read that you enjoyed our hotel and the beautiful area of Kenmare. I will be glad to pass on your compliments to my team. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

Reviewed 7 July 2013

Have stay at the kenmare bay hotel about 5 times now and will be going back again soon! Hotel is lovely! Rooms, food, surrounding and most of all the staff especially Alan make this hotel a gem! Can't wait to come back

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Andrew R, General Manager at Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your lovely review, I am pleased to read that you had such an enjoyable stay with us. It is always a pleasure to welcome back a familiar face at the hotel and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Yours Sincerely, Andrew Rees

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort. Tucked into one of the most picturesque corners of the Wild Atlantic Way, the multi-award winning Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the ideal retreat for exploring the gems of the Ring of Kerry and the Beara Peninsula, hosting your perfect wedding, or relaxing with friends & family. Situated on the Sneem road, just a few minutes' walk from the charming shops, pubs and gourmet delights of Kenmare Town, the Kenmare Bay Hotel is great place to unwind, with a state-of-the-art leisure centre equipped with pool, gym, jacuzzi and sauna. Whether you stay in the hotel itself in our standard or superior rooms or in one of our self-catering Luxury Lodges or Holiday Homes, you are assured of exceptional comfort, friendly service from our staff, and a thoroughly enjoyable stay. The Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort is the one that visitors return to again and again. Once you've stayed here, you'll discover why ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort

Address: Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: ₹ 4,136 - ₹ 9,913 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kenmare Bay Hotel & Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 128
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