We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Kinnitty Castle Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
Professional photos
Kinnitty Castle Hotel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

727 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Kinnitty Castle Hotel
See the most recent reviews
Showing 717: English reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love kinnitty Castle me and my family,great place to go for Sunday dinner, or the restaurant , staff are very helpful,food is always great. The bar has a great selection of drink. Horse riding available . Great walks.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Janine M
Wayne L, General Manager at Kinnitty Castle Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, On behalf of all the team I would like to thank you for taking the time to leave a review and also for your kind comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed your latest visit to the castle. It is our aim to create and maintain a courteous, friendly atmosphere and to ensure that you have a most...

Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful old restored castle. A maze of corridors and stairways! We stayed for one night and loved it! The food was amazing, the dining room perhaps lacking ambiance. The bar is a quirky and unique. A hen party was there at the same time and while the y certainly livened up the sing-song in the bar they didn't intrude on...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Kinnitty castle is a great place to go relax and to eat ,have being there so many times with the family and have always being happy with the food,great selection at the new bar , staff are very friendly ,very kid friendly ,

 Report
Helpful?
Thank John W
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I stayed here for my mum's birthday for an overnight stay. I believe they had been closed for the previous few months and had undergone some renovations, but there was still a lot to do with the place - some of the walls were bare where paintings were to go up, but that didn't really bother us. There also seemed...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 0rnat
Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My husband and I just did a ten day trip to Ireland. While we were there we stayed two nights here at Kinnitty Castle Hotel. It was our first time being a 'real' castle. It dates back to 1039...wow. You walk in the front entrance and you immediately feel that it's a castle. The front desk staff were very nice,...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Heather T
uk
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

With my Mum turning 70, we had a family meal for 17 people. She didn't want a party so we had the meal at Kinnitty castle with a set menu of 3 starters (Potato & Leek soup, Scallops and Carpaccio) with 3 mains (Sirloin Steak, Sea Bass and a vegetarian Quinoa dish) and 3 desserts (3 scoops of Ice Cream,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Colin T
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I must admit, reading some of the negative reviews about this hotel initially made me a little apprehensive about booking it for a weekend stay for me and my partner. From the moment I arrived, the warm and inviting hospitality just oozed. I arrived before my partner early on the Saturday afternoon and took advantage of a nice relaxing walk...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Rowan911
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Many many thanks to the wonderful staff and management at kinnitty castle. We had our little girl's Christening last sat and the service, setting, food and everything in general was way beyond anything we expected. The venue is so beautiful, library and dungeon bar full of atmosphere, band that night fantastic. We would have no hesitation in recommending kinnitty castle...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Majella K
dublin
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

as a surprise for my mothers birthday my sister & I booked the overnight stay with dinner option at Kinitty castle. We were greeted by some of the friendliest & helpful staff I have met in the travel industry. The dinner was flavoursome & the portion size was perfect. Three members of staff who really made the stay were Anne...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jc31Dublin
County Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Loved this hotel and we cannot wait to go back!!! Staff are extremely pleasant and the hotel was beyond our expectations. The food was good too as we have the afternoon tea and it was a beautiful treat! No tv in any rooms but this added to the relaxation of the trip. The only downfall was no tea or coffee...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank 831niamhw

553 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (536)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (123)
Viewed
Bathroom (24)
Viewed
Room/Suite (84)
Viewed
Dining (24)
Viewed
View from Room (9)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (5)
Viewed
Other (266)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (17)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/Suite (5)
Viewed
Other (3)
07/05/2017 08/05/2017
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Kinnitty
14.3 km away
Roundwood House
Roundwood House
#1 of 1 in Mountrath
201 reviews
14.0 km away
County Arms Hotel & Leisure Club
18.5 km away
Ballyfin Demesne
Ballyfin Demesne
#1 of 1 in Ballyfin
241 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
23.2 km away
Tullamore Court Hotel
Tullamore Court Hotel
#2 of 3 in Tullamore
649 reviews
36.7 km away
The Heritage Killenard
The Heritage Killenard
#1 of 1 in Killenard
1,753 reviews
23.2 km away
Central Hotel Tullamore
Central Hotel Tullamore
#3 of 3 in Tullamore
142 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kinnitty Castle, is close to the picturesque village of Kinnitty, Co. Offaly set beautifully against a backdrop of the Slieve Bloom Mountains. The Castle has a long and turbulent history. Dating originally from 1209, Kinnitty was destroyed and rebuilt not once but twice and yet it retains character and oozes charm. Kinnity is in a great location only 90 minutes from Dublin and is a great stop off point for journeys west or southwards. It is an exceptional place for lovers of good food and the great outdoors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kinnitty Castle Hotel

Address: Kinnitty, Kinnitty, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Kinnitty
Price Range: $230 - $327 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kinnitty Castle Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 37
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, Hotwire, Priceline, Agoda, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Kinnitty Castle Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Castle Kinnitty
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Kinnitty Castle Hotel staff and other travellers.
6 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (6)

Questions? Get answers from Kinnitty Castle Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ask for a room with a view or a room in the main house.”
831niamhw, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view at the front of the castle so you won't overlook overgrowth at the back”
Leonie398, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a smaller room and we loved it. We saw the bigger rooms and felt they had a little less charm.”
  • Our room. Simple and charming.
Judy_Schmidt, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms amazing but our favourites are , the O'Carroll suite (Bridal suite) (wow) The Hutchinson Suite (huge), The del la pore, (fab)”
Jenleejen, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all very good, ground floor rooms can be slightly louder”
924nateb, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
No availability for your dates from these sites
Booking.com
* /night
View Deal
TripAdvisor
Hotels.com
Expedia.com
View all 10 deals
*Disclaimer
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Change dates