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Dromoland Castle Hotel

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Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“golf course”(328 reviews)
“hawk walk”(153 reviews)
“walled garden”(121 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
5 Star Hotel
Ireland’s most magical address, Dromoland Castle has been welcoming guests since the 16th Century. The ancestral home of the O’Briens of Dromoland, whose lineage dates back 1,000 years to Brian Boru, one of the last High Kinds of Ireland, we’ve got nobility and hospitality in our DNA...
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Location and contact
Limerick-Ennis Road | Co.Clare, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
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9.3 km to Shannon Airport
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All reviewsgolf coursehawk walkwalled gardenfelt like royaltybeautiful groundsdream come truehigh teafalconry experiencefig treecocktail barclay shootinghorseback ridinggolf clubour honeymoononce in a lifetimepony and trapdrawing room
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed here after completing a cycling trip through western Ireland. We arrived filthy and exhausted and were immediately treated as VIPs. We had one of the newly renovated rooms, which was exactly as one would expect from a 5 star hotel. The grounds are...More

Thank bdelsavio
Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in one of the newly renovated rooms (201). Our room was spacious and modern. The largest bathroom ever in Ireland. The staff is truly attentive - to every detail. Fresh flowers everywhere. Perfect breakfast buffet. A bar which is open all night, with...More

Thank Carla A
Reviewed 4 days ago

Staying in this castle should be a total bucket list item. We stayed in the tower which was very cool. The food was excellent, the decor has a ton of charm, the rooms are very well appointed, staff was more then helpful, and the grounds...More

Thank Mariann758
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This hotel is truly 5 stars. Excellent service and accommodation. Many activities to do (falconry was great!) and the grounds are fantastic. Dining is top notch. We splurged on this location on a 2 week trip and this was a highlight of our Europe adventure....More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Only my second 6-Star recommendation (I know I only get 5 but...) I’m not sure you can beat this establishment for luxury - at least not that able to be afforded by non-multimillionaires. Actually, at least four helicopters landed on the day we arrived. So...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 283 - US$ 2,911 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 283 - US$ 2,911 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (383)
Dining (146)
Pool & Beach (13)
Family and Play Areas (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (5)
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Brivka23
30 May 2018|
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Response from Mark_Nolan_GM | Property representative |
Dear Brivka23 We have numerous activities including tennis and falconry. We also have bikes available for guests, garden tours, historical walks and pony and trap rides, golf, clay shoot to name but a few. Please visit... More
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ChrisandJeff2012
21 May 2018|
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Response from Mark_Nolan_GM | Property representative |
Hi Chris & Jeff I am so sorry your email went unanswered, I will certainly look into that. I am delighted to advise that the swimming pool is back open now for guest use. We look forward to welcoming you soon. Sincerely... More
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rico3310
28 April 2018|
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Response from Mark_Nolan_GM | Property representative |
Dear Mr Hall I am aware of this situation and know that the management team have emailed your directly. I hope the issue is now resolved to your satisfaction. Sincerely Mark Nolan
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Room Tips
"Ask for a renovated room"
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"The tower was a cool experience, but be prepared to climb some steep windy stairs."
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"All rooms have good views"
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"The “new”section was just redone and rooms are great 200 range"
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