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Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I would certainly not call this hotel stunning, (is the bar set lower in Ireland?) but it'll do okay for one night. I think I am staying in the old section and I can hear the man coughing in the next room so beware of thin walls. Pros: close to airport with a good bar and restaurant, free parking and...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. I was glad to hear you enjoyed our bar and restaurant while here and I do hope you had a change to sample some of our chefs great cooking. Being so close to the airport our hotel is in a great location if you are catching and early flight and the free...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed in this stunning hotel for two nights. We stayed in one of the junior suites, the room was outstanding real modern, comfortable and spotlessly clean. The hotel has been recently renovated. We had a three course meal and drinks in the restaurant. The food was lovely and reasonable there was a great atmosphere in the restaurant. The staff...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Its always nice to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay with us. Our Junior suites are very elegant and comfortable. We have lots of great renovation work done here in the last year, but we still have a little bit more to complete, but so far the hotel is looking great. I...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel for one night last minute and we were able to get two rooms right away. It is so close to the Shannon Airport (which is why we chose it based on reviews from Trip Advisor). It is gorgeous on the outside and I really liked the interior layout with long hallways. The rooms were the most...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Oakwood hotel on your recent visit to Shannon. I was so delighted to hear you enjoyed our new look hotel. The renovations that are on going here over the past year are really making a massive difference to the hotel . Its chic, modern and very comfortable and all of our staff...

Macclesfield U.K.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely friendly hotel and the revamp looks good. Bathrooms much better. Bar staff and restaurant staff happy and attentive. Restaurant food is good but I like spicey bold flavours and they play very safe with their oriental offerings. WiFi good. Stopped here in two consecutive weeks. First week smooth the second week a two night stop with three niggles...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and for choosing to stay at the Oakwood hotel on your recent trip to Shannon. It is always helpful for us to receive customer reviews as it helps us to monitor and improve the service we offer our customers. I am currently following up on the few minor problems you encountered on...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second trip to county Clare to try and locate our long-lost relations. We could not have picked a better hotel for our base of operations. With a friendly and efficient staff, the Oakwood hotel offers excellent value for money. We stayed in a large, well-appointed family room with 4 beds and a lovely bath. The location is...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review the Oakwood Hotel. It was our pleasure to have you here at the hotel and we miss the daily banter. I hope that the snow had thawed when you got home. I am glad that you pointed out that we are centrally located to tour the wider Wild Atlantic Way...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we only stayed for one night but the staff are fantastic! All very helpful and friendly. The rooms are large and well equipped. The food was lovely with huge portions. All in all a great short stay and only €71. Good value to be so near the airport

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

I was delighted to see you choose the Oakwood hotel on your recent trip to Shannon.Its is always lovely to receive nice reviews from our customers so thank you. The hotel is in a super location being so close to the airport and we find a lot of people use us if they have an early flight to catch. We...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel has been totally changed and upgraded to a very high standard. A completely new management team has taken over. The suites are now all transformed beautifully, newly carpeted , all new furnishings, lighting etc . Bathrooms are really good . The Bar & Restaurant area has been totally revamped and really look good. Majority of the old staff...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. I was delighted to hear you enjoyed the superb changes that have taken place here in the last year. The recent refurbishments have made a big difference to the hotel and it is always nice to hear that our customers are enjoying it too.Yes our bar is a beautiful place to have a meal...

Maesteg, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great surprise to see the newly decorated hotel Such a difference to the visit in Nov '15. It was a pleasure to stay for a two day business trip. 10euros from the airport in taxi Will defo return Jamie South Wales

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Jamie for your lovely review and I was delighted to hear you returned to the Oakwood hotel. You certainly must have noticed the difference since you were last here in 2015. Our hotel is now under new ownership and has been fully refurbished in the last 12 months. We are only a few minutes drive from Shannon airport...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ideal for stop over for a night or two if you are flying into /out of Shannon airport. Helpful staff and nice food in the bar. Parts of the hotel - common areas seem to have been refurbished fairly recently. The bedroom I stayed in was pretty dated, but clean.

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel. Being so close to Shannon Airport our hotel is really in an excellent location if your are catching an early flight. Our hotel has been refurbished in the last 12 months and there is still just a little bit more to do to complete our new look. Our staff take great pride...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for one night in this hotel with my partner. It was a pleasant stay. The staff were very nice and the room was satisfactory. The bed was very comfortable. The only negative comment I have is that there was a lot of dust on the top of the wardrobes in the room. Overall I was happy and would...

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Una_McMahon_Mng, General Manager at The Oakwood Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to Shannon. Our hotel has gone through an extensive refurbishment in the last 12 months and all our improvements were made with the customer in mind. Our staff are dedicated to making our guests stay here memorable. Our head chef has designed a superb food menu which is...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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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
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Oakwood Hotel is newly refurbished hotel located less than 3 minutes from Shannon Airport. The hotel has 100 well appointed bedrooms with complimentary WiFi throughout the hotel and free parking for all guests. The hotel is the perfect place to stay for business close to local business district with 100MB Wifi and a warm relaxing newly designed Bar serving food and beverage all evening. The hotel is also the perfect base to explore the Wild Atlantic Way and its surroundings. The hotel is centrally located between Bunratty Castle & The Cliffs of Moher. The Wild Atlantic Way is just a 40 minute drive from the hotel. Bunratty Castle is a 5 minute drive from the hotel. Limerick and Ennis are less than 10 minutes from the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Oakwood Hotel

Address: Airport Road, Shannon, Ireland (Formerly Oakwood Arms Hotel)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > Shannon
Price Range: $107 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Oakwood Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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Oak Wood Arms Shannon
Hotel Oak Wood Arms
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