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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 375*
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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We went for Sunday lunch in Tankardstown house and it was absolutely perfect. There was a set price menu which was very reasonable for the high standard of food that was served. The staff were very polite and friendly and the surroundings were very cosy and quirky. It was our first visit there and we will most definitely be back...

1Thank MKD29
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Visited Tankardstown at the weekend for my cousins wedding. The whole experience was top class from start to finish. The Manor is really beautifully decorated and with open log burning fires there's a real country home scent around the place. All staff from Tankardstown that we came across throughout the day were amazing and could not have done enough for...

Thank willie_corcoran6
Greystones, Wicklow, Ireland
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Seven cousins in two Courtyard cottages of Tankardstown House Hotel. The two story cottages are decorated to a very high standard with kitchen, sitting room, three double bedrooms and three bathrooms in each cottage. The kitchen is fully fitted if you want to make a coffee or an early morning cup of tea. However, I cannot recommend highly enough the...

Thank Mary W
Bettystown, Ireland
Reviewed 20 February 2017

This was our 4th visit to Tankardstown house. We've really enjoyed the previous visits but for her birthday I thought we'd make it a special occasion and go back for an evening meal. It was a Sunday night and the restaurant was quiet. Starters were fine if over priced for the quality of the ingredients. They were ok, just not...

1Thank Sandpit2000
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Tankardstown, responded to this review

Dear Douglas Many thanks for your review of dining at Tankardstown recently and I am sorry that you did not enjoy your meal with us on this occasion. We do indeed vividly remember you dining with us on that evening, as it was quiet, but thankfully we followed up with a very busy evening on Valentines night 2 days after...

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Staff, food, grounds and service are amazing. The quality and attention to detail is second to none. We stayed in one of the cottages which was beautifully decorated and had everything you would need for a relaxing stay.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I found the cellar restaurant to be very nice. The lunch menu was small, which made it easier to choose from. The chicken with tomato and chorizo sauce was excellent. My two children ages 5 & 3 enjoy it also. Thanks to the staff for the friendly service.

Thank David H
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

My Fiancee and I were at an amazing wedding here. We we returned to our room the heat was not working. Like a fridge. I had mention on arrival of the room cold and apparently heat was turn to constant. Every room except ours the rads were turned to on. Rang reception Des and Dara arrived tried to Un airlock...

9Thank SheldonCooperE4
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Tankardstown, responded to this review

Good morning Michael. Many thanks for the review of your recent stay with us. My sincere apologies that the heat would not work in your room, obviously some things are out of our control, the heating had been working perfectly for the guests on the previous night, as had the coffee machine in this room. Both have since been remedied,...

Dublin Ireland
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Attended a wedding her recently and stayed over in one of the cottages. From the moment of our arrival to our departure this was an excellent experience. The setting in the bar area was homely with a big open fire and the food at the reception was first class. Overall the level of service was outstanding. The accomodation in the...

1Thank TCT2
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Tankardstown, responded to this review

Dear guest, My sincere thanks for your very favourable review. I am thrilled to hear your experience at Tankardstown was excellent from arrival to departure. Thank you for your kind comments and feedback on our facilities, food and accommodation, it is most appreciated. I hope we can welcome you back to Tankardstown again in the near future. Best wishes, Gary...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Everyone there is like family to me and have adopted my daughter and her husband. Would never consider staying anywhere else in ireland. The place is a palace the food is the best and is centrally located to dublin and any other side trips you could want to go on

Thank richard a
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

By far our favourite Blue Book Hotel. Tankardstown is the perfect combination of a luxury boutique hotel in a truly stunning setting only an hour from Dublin. The atmosphere is instantly relaxing and the staff couldnt do enough for us whilst also respecting our privacy. The Master Suite is a sight to behold with no less than 16 sash windows...

Thank Ann-Marie M
Gary-Tankardstown, General Manager at Tankardstown, responded to this review

Dear Ann-Marie, Many thanks for your glowing review, and what an honor to be named you favourite Blue Book Hotel! Great to hear you felt instantly relaxed at Tankardstown and that you were well looked after by our staff. I will be sure to pass on your recognition to Chef Adrian and his team, whom are always happy to cater...

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A magnificent 80 acre estate, comprising a luxurious 18th century Manor House, adjacent courtyard of beautifully appointed Cottage Suites, and lower courtyard where award winning Brabazon Restaurant, the more casual Cellar Restaurant and The Tea Gardens are located. Understated elegance, relaxed atmosphere, just some of the adjectives used to describe our beautiful property. Located in Co. Meath, the country estate is only 40 minutes from Dublin and just over an hour from Belfast. A true oasis of tranquillity and beauty, Tankardstown House has been superbly restored throughout and offers you, your family and friends a unique opportunity to experience hospitality in a beautiful privately owned home. The country estate offers an idyllic setting for outdoor activity and adventure. It's the perfect place to discover the thrill of exploring the countryside on bicycle or foot. Tankardstown House is situated just 15 minutes from the World Heritage site of Newgrange, the Battle of the Boyne Site and Slane Castle, renowned for its own History & Whiskey Tours. For Golfers, the nearby parkland course of Headfort or the links at Baltray, will challenge any level of golfer. Alternatively, you might prefer to enjoy a spa treatment at the 'Hide-Out' to end an activity packed day, relax in the outdoor hot tub or unwind with a book in one of our many beautiful rooms. Other activities include hot air balloon rides, clay pigeon shooting and boating. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tankardstown

Address: Tankardstown House | Rathkeny, Slane, County Meath, Slane, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Slane
Price Range: $303 - $501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Tankardstown 5*
Number of rooms: 14
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