Kenmare Bay Hotel

ex. Kenmare Bay Hotel

Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland, 1  show map
 3 stars
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Kenmare Bay Hotel

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee shop

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Turkish bath

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Set in the heart of Kenmare, this 3-star hotel features a sauna, live performances and a health club. This excellent hotel was opened in 1953 and renovated in 2006.

The property lies within a 20-minute drive from Moll's Gap, Ladies View and Killarney National Park. The venue is 1 km away from the city center.

Welcoming guests with a courtyard, a leisure centre and an indoor swimming pool, the hotel is placed next to golf courses, restaurants and pubs.

Kenmare Bay Hotel is within a 35-minute drive to Kerry airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 14 fashionable rooms equipped with a microwave, climate control, complimentary wireless internet, a patio and TV and featuring a wonderful view over the river. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms with a bidet, a hairdryer and a shower along with coffee/tea makers, a dishwasher and kitchenware.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is available from 07:00 till 10:00. The 24-hour restaurant serves dishes of local cuisine. Guests can savor afternoon tea and coffee in the garden bar. Serving both food and drinks, Sheen Falls Lodge and The Strawberryfield Field are situated around 150 meters from the property.

Services

The hotel offers an elevator, a free car park and currency exchange along with a conference room, a business centre and a photocopier to respond to the needs of all guests.

Relax

Guests can revive with reflex massage, beauty therapy and Turkish steam bath. On-site fitness amenities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   136.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • On-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Eco friendly
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Playpen
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Paid kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Live entertainment
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Sitting area
  • Patio
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 4 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Kenmare Bay Hotel Kenmare location
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Hotel Address:

Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland, 1

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City Center
  • Kenmare
    900 m
Airports
  • Kerry (KIR)
    33.5 km
  • Cork (ORK)
    75.8 km
Restaurants
  • Sheen Falls Lodge
    150 m
  • The Strawberryfield Field, Pancake Cottage (cuisine: International)
    240 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    136

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKenmareKenmare Bay

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Ireland

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Rooms and availability

Kenmare Bay photos Room Double or Twin Room
Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
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  • General:Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Standard|Single Room (Without Breakfast)

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Kenmare Bay Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center800 m

Places of interest

  • Kenmare Golf Club1.4 km

Local attractions

  • Gleninchaquin10.9 km
    Bonane, Kenmare
  • Muckross Abbey11.6 km
    Muckross Estate, Killarney
  • The Ewe Sculpture Garden15.1 km
    N71 Kenmare Road, Glengarriff
  • Killarney National Park11.6 km
    KillarneyIreland
  • Glengariff Woods14.2 km
    Kenmare Road, Glengarriff

Near the hotel

  • Holy Cross Church620 m
    KenmareIreland
  • St. Patrick's Church620 m
    KenmareIreland

Restaurants nearby

  • Sheen Falls Lodge150 m

    Address: Killarney Road
    Phone: + 353 (0)64 41600

    73% likes this, based on 22 reviews

  • La Cascade Restaurant430 m

    Address: Killarney Road
    Phone: + 353 (0) 64 6641600

    70% likes this, based on 29 reviews

  • Taj Mahal470 m

    Address: Bridge Street
    Phone: 064 6640615

    Cuisine: Indian

  • The Strawberryfield Field, Pancake Cottage240 m

    Address: Moll's Gap-Sneem road (R568)
    Phone: 064 6682977

    87% likes this, based on 94 reviews
    Cuisine: International
    Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 9

  • BOOKSTOP470 m

    Address: BRIDGE ST

    80% likes this, based on 22 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    136

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKenmareKenmare Bay

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Ireland

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Kenmare Bay Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kenmare Bay

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 273 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Value
8.7
Service
10.0
Rooms
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    staff were execelant food very good but not that impressed with bedrooms and no wii for your own computer in your roon and when in reception wii very slow and bad would not stay there again i think

    location not great internet reception dreadful

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The house was very nice, very clean and perfect for families. It is our second time staying here and we will return. The hotel in itself is ok, it is nice to have option of using the facilities. We ate dinner in the restaurant with a 10% discount, food was Ok but nothing compared to what’s on offer in the town, but very handy with small children with the play area as there are not too many restaurants where you would be comfortable to bring children to eat at night. 5Min walk to the town, shop across the road. Location is ideal. The houses are self catering but washing tabs, dishwasher tabs and dettol spray were left. Restaurant staff were very pleasant but not reception staff.

    The lady at reception was quite rude and unpleasant on check out. No engagement of conversation, no smile and overall quite sour. Was asked "check this" (the bill) I said did I need to sign and she said "no just a card" (to pay) Whilst I was checking out the lady dealing with me was asked to take a call re a client query on the phone about pricing query she looked at the other lady on the phone with a sigh as if, I'm dealing with something here and then said "take her no." The other lady on reception dealing with the call said "they are all in meetings at the moment and someone would call her back". The whole thing could have been handled a lot better and gave bad impression. Cordial drinks in restaurant for children are very expensive. We will return but reception staff could have made a lot more of an effort.

  • Couple
    8.8

    we enjoyed our stay had a spa treatment and really enjoyed the break

    my spa treatment

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Location, close to, but not in town. Pleasant setting. Staff were friendly and capable, special request were looked after cheerfully. The Holiday Home is a recently built row house with good parking in front and full access to the hotels facilities.

    There was some, minor, damage to the walls of the house. Although the hotel had wi-fi in the lobby, there was no internet access in the home.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    As described

    No light bulb spare, shower bit tricky to use

  • Couple
    9.4

    central location to town friendliness & helpfulness of staff & hotel itself is very nice & good leisure centre

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Was very pleased with the holiday home. Everything you would need was included. Within walking distance of shops, town etc. very convenient. Really enjoyed our stay at the holiday homes, would go back again. Lovely pool and hotel facilities on your doorstep. House was well equipped and very clean.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Nice,spacey and clean townhouse.Had everything you needed.Very good value.Close to town.

    Children under 18 are not allowed to use the spa.Why???Were looking forward to a nice quiet,relaxing time in the spa with the family after a long car trip.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The welcome at reception. The wonderful pool area. The friendliness of all staff. The food. The room. The fact that we were asked if we enjoyed our stay.

    That we had only booked for one night - our own time constraints

  • Couple
    8.8

    good restaurant, friendly staff

    problems with wifi connections, old furnitures, dirty bathroom.

  • Couple
    9.2

    I was very impressed by the design and decor of the room, leisure centre , bar etc. The location was excellent. Excellent value for money.

    My only complaint is that on two occassions during our stay, our room was accessed by two separate people who had been given our room to stay in. The staff were apologetic about this but it was concerning to say the least.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Nice helpful staff, comfortable rooms, good breakfast and evening meals.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    On my road trip around Ireland this hotel has been the most comfortable, and best value for money. I would have stayed longer if possible.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Very clean & well maintained hotel. Excellent location in Kenmare with just a 5 minute walk to town center. Rooms were very clean & just the right temp. Kids enjoyed the playground & the pool which were well kept.

    Stayed midweek & for a family hotel was disappointing no entertainment was provided on any of the 3 nights. Breakfast was ok...food was hot but selection even for cereals not great.Was a steep price for the 3 nights but I do know August can be more expensive

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The Hotel was very near the town of Kenmare, so convenient for walking in and out. The staff in the hotel were very friendly and helpful. All in all a nice place to stay.

How to reach hotel

hotel Kenmare Bay Hotel Kenmare location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland, 1

Get directions
City Center
  • Kenmare
    900 m
Airports
  • Kerry (KIR)
    33.5 km
  • Cork (ORK)
    75.8 km
Restaurants
  • Sheen Falls Lodge
    150 m
  • The Strawberryfield Field, Pancake Cottage (cuisine: International)
    240 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    136

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedKenmareKenmare Bay

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best 3 Star Hotels in Ireland

Use Badge