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The Earl of Desmond Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Listowel, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was attending wedding here in April 17. I rang the hotel to book a room only to be told it was fully booked. I informed them I was attending a wedding and asked was there any rooms perhaps put aside for wedding guests...again was told fully booked in very short manner. I then went online to their own website...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Alan G, Thank you for you recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. The review above gave us cause for great concern, and upon receipt of the review we immediately began investigations with our front office personnel. I would appreciate if you could contact me directly at norella@earlofdesmond.com to discuss the details and certain points of the review,...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caledonian coach trip lovely hotel good food, entertainment, staff can't do enough for you, lovely trips out excellent driver called Jake, arrived after eight at hotel to a lovely hot meal, hotel is on the outskirts of Killarney so you have to taxi if you want to go out at night. Can't complain as we enjoyed our days out we...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear marcella1944, Many thanks for your recent wonderful review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel! We are thrilled to see that you had such a wonderful stay with us, and thanks for the very kind words about the staff here, we will be sure to pass your comments on to the relevant departments. We do hope we may see you...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently returned from five day coach tour and had four nights stay at the hotel. Hotel was spacious and clean with attentive staff. Room had comfortable, and clean beds.Bathroom was spotless . Our room was at the back of hotel and was quiet. Buffet breakfast was very good with usual choice of hot and cold food all freshly prepared...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear carandfay, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are delighted to see your trip to Ireland was so enjoyable and sincere thanks for your very kind comments regarding the staff, amenities and food at the hotel. We hope you got a chance to enjoy the gorgeous grounds at the rear of the hotel...

Tralee, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch today, second time in 3 weeks and what an amazing experience. Service fantastic and food is unbelievable. Our 4 & 6 yr old had baby bowls which were served on a plate and they got a great sized portion. I had salmon and hubby had beef and we just couldn't believe how tasty it was and very reasonably...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear baltovin, Many thanks for your recent glowing review of your dining experiences with us! We are delighted to read such positive comments regarding the food, staff and value and we will be sure to pass these reviews onto all relevant personnel. We look forward to seeing you with us again soon, Kindest Regards, Norella Mansfield, Assistant Manager.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hotel stayed for 4 night as part of a tour with Caledonian travel,great food & service,clean throughout,even loved the remote location found it to be a great base hope to return one day,would reccomend

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cheryl-ann A, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are delighted to see you had such a great stay with us, and we are looking forward to welcoming you back again in the future! Kindest Regards, Norella Mansfield, Assistant Manager.

Wishaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2017

was alone on a Caledonian Bus Tour. 45 people all told, the Earl Of Desmond was our base. a lot larger than I thought it would be, but, it was a very good hotel. Friendly and efficient staff. It's only small drawback, it's as they say, in the middle of nowhere.

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear davyw92, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond. In particular, thanks for your kind comments regarding the staff here, which we will be sure to pass to the team. We do hope we may welcome you back to us in the future, Kindest Regards, Norella Mansfield Assistant Manager.

Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Lovely hotel. The food is very nice and you get a 3 course meal every evening and a buffet breakfast. The staff are all very friendly and will do anything for you. The rooms are cleaned daily and fresh towels, the rooms are very clean and tea and coffee are provided. It was a great base for our trip around...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Just back home after 5 day tour to Co.Kerry and Killarney based in Earl of Desmond hotel. Fabulous hotel with really great staff. Would highly recommend this tour and hotel. We will be back again😊😊😊 Sadly I fractured my foot while out but staff were great and provided ice and a wheel chair.

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tabby2409, I hope you are feeling better! Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel. We are delighted to see that you had such a good stay with us despite your injury and we do hope we will welcome you back again in the future! Kind Regards, Norella Mansfield, Assistant Manager.

Limerick
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I booked lunch for my family and I in the hotels restaurant for Mothers Day. I would just like to say all the staff were amazing from the receptionist who took my booking through to the staff in the dining room. They were attentive and very forthcoming. Also to the staff in the kitchen the food was amazing. Thank you...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AnotherLimerickGuy, Sincere thanks for such a glowing review of your dining experience at the Earl of Desmond. We pride ourselves on having such a friendly team with us here in the hotel and we are delighted to see such positive comments about them, which we will be sure to pass onto all departments! We do hope we may see...

Reviewed 24 March 2017

Stayed here on 4 night trip for st Patrick's day. Hotel was nicely furnished and very clean our rooms were excellent. Food was very good reasonable choices very friendly and helpful staff. Only slight problem is that it is about 4 miles fron Tralee centre and on a busy road with no pavements so we did feel a bit confined...

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NorellaMansfield, Manager at The Earl of Desmond Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MargaretP, Many thanks for your recent review of the Earl of Desmond Hotel and the kind compliments you gave the staff and amenities. We are delighted to see that you had such a good stay with us and we do hope we will welcome you back again in the future! Kind Regards, Norella Mansfield, Assistant Manager.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Conference Facilities
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Additional Information about The Earl of Desmond Hotel

Address: N21 | Ballyseedy, Tralee, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Tralee
Price Range: $143 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Earl of Desmond Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 155
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Also Known As:
Earl Desmond Hotel Tralee
Earl Of Desmond Tralee
Earl Of Desmond Hotel
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#7 Family Hotel in Tralee
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“There is a road to front of hotel and we never heard anyone complain about road noise. Ours was at the back an quiet.”
carandfay, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“quite a distance tosome bedrooms from lift if not very mobile”
406cherylanna, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had 1double and 1 single bed in our room on 3rd floor but lift. Corridor to lift was slightly long but fine.”
tabby2409, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't have a room at the front of hotel very brightly lit hotel entrance BLACK out curtains needed”
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