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O'Donovan's Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 July 2015

l stayed in this smashing hotel late April/May, and as l often mention, l am the fussiest hotel stayer ever. So, to read this dullard (radio093) , review O'Donovan's completely and utterly incorrectly, makes my point underlined once more...Tripadvisor allow the absolute wrong person to jump on an imaginary pedestal...and criticise in a wholly inaccurate and unfounded way any hotel...

2Thank Carol H
County Laois, Ireland
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This hotel is central, reasonable, good breakfast, Nice lunch, Bus into clonakilty, public transport to everywhere, We took the chu chu to inchadoney to the beach, really enjoyed that trip. We went to birthplace of Michael Collins Glandore where we had amazing dinner, fresh fish,

Thank mariasheehan1
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

My husband and I have stayed here many times over the last few years, and we keep going back. We love the food, the people and our lovely room, we seem to get the same room every year without asking (room 228). While has a small balcony and is a good size. I love their chicken curry and is the...

1Thank Hboocock
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Note to self, next time check TripAdvisor before you visit a hotel and not after! The reviews here are 100% accurate... This place is a shambles. Rude, arrogant and greedy owner, and the worst attempt at running a business I have witnessed in years!

4Thank radix093
DenaOD, Owner at O'Donovan's Hotel, responded to this review

Ah there you are... I was waiting for this "bad" review to come through, seeing as you threatned it and shouted at us as my security personnel tried to calm you down !!!! I suggest next time you visit our night club you pay at the door like everybody and bnot sneak in behind the back of the ticket man....

Bedworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2015

A charming, historical and welcoming hotel, with a relaxing atmosphere. We enjoyed being entertained, with traditional Irish live music. We found the staff very friendly, especially barman Craig who went out of his way to assist. We had a lovely evening and look forward to going again on future trips to Ireland.

2Thank Anne R
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2015

O'Donovan's Hotel is an institution in Clonakilty and West Cork - it's history goes back centuries.... My visit is to use the internet service that's available herein for a small fee. But i've dined in the restraunt previously - the food is brilliant and competively priced. The staff are most friendly and helpful whatever the problem may be - it's...

3Thank Timothy K
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

I've stayed here a couple of times, around the time of the band championships and each time I found it average. Rooms are very small and even in summer can be cold and damp. Breakfasts are a bit of a sad affair; slapped up and nothing fresh. This hotel has an ideal location in the centre of the village and...

1Thank 630mel
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 24 April 2015

O' Donovan's Hotel is situated on Pearse Street in Clonakilty, Co. Cork. Staff are friendly and helpful, rooms are clean, and rates are very good (about €45 per night including breakfast) Food here is well-priced with hearty portion sizes too. Recommended.

3Thank SamMcCormack
Kathmandu Valley, Nepal
Reviewed 10 April 2015

We had a great stay here - lovely, clean, cozy and warm, tastefully decorated room - very spacious - friendly as all get out at the desk. Though we usually stay at small B &B's, this place was priced reasonably at 45 pp. Owned and operated by the O'Donovan family .The hotel is full of charming character - lovely antiques...

3Thank ftbrunswick
Reviewed 26 March 2015

O'DONOVAN'S HOTEL is the only place I stay while visiting the great town of Clonakilty. Great history with many generations of family. Deena is a joy , so friendly and helpful and always has time for a pleasant word .The front desk personnel are fantastic friendly and very helpful. I usually get a balcony room which overlooks the garden in...

4Thank butlerburke

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about O'Donovan's Hotel

Address: Pearse Street, Clonakilty, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Clonakilty
Price Range: $137 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — O'Donovan's Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Request a balcony room if available”
timk306, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms over look place where Michael Collins made speaches”
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