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Reviewed 10 January 2017

My friends ,family and I love this place. It is beautifully maintained inside and out and the staff are trained to a high standard . Bit food and service are wonderful. Lovely for a romantic stay or with family.

1Thank NDG7
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Enjoyed a wonderful overnight B&B with dinner at Barberstown Castle. The room, with a four poster bed, was beautiful. I have not slept so well in a long time! The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The dinner was excellent. The Christmas decorations and log fires (in the reception area and in the restaurant) were warmly welcoming...

3Thank roisinf261
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed on recommendation of local customer. Impressive building with really old parts. Unfortunately castle is closed for renovations. Staff really professional and nice. Ate in restaurant. Food lovely but unfortunately we were only wines in restaurant so lacked atmosphere. Room with 4 poster bed which was very comfy. Breakfast very nice choice.

2Thank Vicky B
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I recently visited Barberstown Castle with a friend for lunch. We sat in the foyer area, which is beautiful, but ordered coffee and biscuits as we were told the restaurant is closed for refurbishment. We received two large cups of coffee and homemade shortbread biscuits, all costing €8. A week later I brought my partner back for a coffee, we...

1Thank Juliet C
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Stayed for one night last week and was pleasantly surprised.The bedroom was large though slightly old fashioned but comfortable. The bathroom was a good size with a good shower. We were checked in by charming staff who sent us complementary tea and biscuits which was a lovely touch and much appreciated. The breakfast was delicious with plenty of choice and...

2Thank bettybee112
Drogheda, Ireland
Reviewed 2 November 2016

I was lucky enough to attend a wedding here over the weekend, and it was amazing. The venue is stunning, the accommodations plush, the food exquisite and the staff are fantastic. In particular, the wedding coordinator Anna, for whom only a commitment of 200% will do. Couldn't recommend this place highly enough.

2Thank Gigglesmondieu2
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my boyfriend for a one night stay with dinner option on the 29th of October. Positives: the staff were very friendly, polite and attentive at all times throughout. The reception and tearooms area are beautiful and very relaxing. The pianist playing at dinner and in the tearoom was excellent. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spotless (although...

3Thank Ryano26clon
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was a lovely place and we were near the end of season so we were upgraded to a lovely, lovely room. Bed terrific, bathroom terrific, restaurant great and the service excellent. Just be careful, we ran into peak morning traffic on the way to the airport, may have been unusual, but allow a good hour not 30 minutes. Set...

3Thank 655Denis
Celbridge, Ireland
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I recently attended a very good friend of mines wedding and i have to say it was terrible.from the moment we got in you could see that because it was a thursday wedding at the end of September that the staff didnt really care. Very slow service. waiting 20 minutes on the bar man at one stage....not sure where he...

7Thank Domhnall O
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Recently spent the night at a wedding here on a Saturday night. Hotel is lovely and so are the staff but there's 1 thing I couldn't understand. We checked in at reception & while my girlfriend got ready I went to get us some drinks. I asked reception where is the bar. They said it's around the corner to your...

2Thank James D

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Additional Information about Barberstown Castle

Address: Straffan, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kildare > Straffan
Price Range: $238 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Barberstown Castle 4*
Number of rooms: 36
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Rooms all seem to be lovely”
 of 5 bubbles sharonw770, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“our room was on second floor and was excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles bajanteresa, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Get a room facing the courtyard for almost total silence. Lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles finnkath, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“4 poster bed as nice treat”
 of 5 bubbles jamesbond00719, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Think any of the rooms would be good but perhaps overlooking the garden”
 of 5 bubbles 533ethels, 13 May 2016 | Read review
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