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    Old Ground Hotel

    O'Connell Street | Clonroad Beg, Ennis, Ireland
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “town hall” (110 reviews)
    “the pub” (155 reviews)
    “poets corner” (59 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 November 2015

    A traditional style large town Irish hotel. Friendly staff and nice ambience. Very comfortable bedrooms and very clean. Great bar and excellent adjoining restaurant Great menu from old staples - roasts etc - to many european treats - all beautifully presented. A little expensive but...More

    Thank COLOMBUSAdelaide
    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    I stayed at The Old Ground for a single night while in Ennis. This hotel seems to be the best place to stay while in Ennis and the locals flock to the hotel for weddings, events, or simply to have lunch at the onsite pub....More

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    Response from MaryGleeson, General Manager at Old Ground HotelResponded 6 November 2015

    Dear Guest from Warren, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review - we are delighted that you enjoyed so many aspects of your visit to our property. I am so sorry to read that the water was not hot at...More

    Reviewed 6 November 2015

    The Old Ground Hotel is right in the middle of Ennis. There are lots of opportunities for eating and drinking on O'Connell Street, which the hotel is located. Don't get me wrong, everything about the hotel was fine. It's a good hotel, but somehow I...More

    Thank B0b1021
    Reviewed 4 November 2015

    This is one of my grandmother's favorite hotels in Ireland for a reason. You always get what you expect. Great service, great location, a comfortable stay, and everything you need to enjoy Ennis. Simply put, stay here if you are in Ennis.

    Thank mco60010
    Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

    I travel a lot with my work and I have come to love this hotel. You always get a lovely warm welcome when you arrive. The rooms are modern and clean and very comfortable. The food at this hotel is simply amazing and I love...More

    Thank DerekOKeeffe
    Response from MaryGleeson, General Manager at Old Ground HotelResponded 3 November 2015

    Dear Derek Thank you for taking the time to write a review - this is really appreciated by our team who are enthusiastic in their efforts to ensure that our guests have an enjoyable time. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and look...More

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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 94 - USD 197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 110
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Munster >
    • County Clare >
    • Ennis
    • Also Known As
    • The Old Ground Hotel Ennis ,
    • Old Ground Ennis
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    EK V
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    Response from ChrisN65 | Reviewed this property |
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    20 June 2017|
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    Response from Clint1583 | Reviewed this property |
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    27 May 2017|
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    Response from Mary Ellen L | Reviewed this property |
    I don't remember whether the beds were queen or double. It seems like they were queen because we had so much room, however, we found queen beds were not the norm in Ireland like they are in the US. Most beds were doubles and... More
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    "Parking is tight and limited, so come early and walk the city on foot. Great location."
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    "Front rooms have the best view of church and the park area."
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    "On 2nd floor convenient....front of hotel good views of grounds rm 228"
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    "ask for the O'Connell suite - room 317"
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