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Dromoland Castle

Certificate of Excellence
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Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
+353 61 368 444
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a fantastic experience in a beautiful castle. The staff are so welcoming and professional with great customer service, they couldn't do enough for us! Highly recommended visit when in the area

Thank Marie L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food was amazing and delicious - catered for dietary need . Food was hot when arrived at the table and was nice to see silver service still being used.

Thank Emma C
Dayton, Ohio
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

My husband & I booked Dromoland Castle's "New Years 2-Night Celebration Package." It was the most memorable & enjoyable New Year's celebration we've ever had! The grounds are beautiful & are impeccably maintained; walking on the trails was very relaxing. Our Queen Anne room was luxurious & comfortable. The food was delicious! The breakfast buffet & selections were fit for... More 

Thank canative2015
Sligo, Ireland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The service was excellent as always, the surroundings are beautiful. Previously I had mrs white afternoon tea and I preferred that to the festive option.

1 Thank Colette F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the area and went to have a drink in the castle to have a drink, but they had a wedding and the castle was closed to others. We had a drink in a small bar and restaurant off the garden. Nice lodge type atmosphere. The grounds and gardens are beautiful, well worked golf course, lake and swans.

Thank MBPG2011
Laguna Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This was a very charming room to have dinner with crystal chandeliers, white glove service. The service was excellent and they went beyond to attempt to meet the needs of all at the table. Most important the food was very tasty. We had breakfast here as well as part of our Castle stay and it was equally good.

Thank Byron R
Grafton, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Every meal we had at Dromoland Castle was absolutely fabulous. Don't miss high tea and if you are American, don't blink at that price of high tea. You are getting a wonderful experience you can't get in the US, even in places that say they serve high tea. You will feel as if you are in your own castle, being... More 

Thank Lslaux
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We dined here recently & must say the vegetarian option was extremely poor , the starter was the coldest piece of goats cheese with some leaves put on top , the main was a vegetarian like stew which basically consisted of a few vegetables & chickpeas in similar to a can of chopped tomatoes no flavour , very disappointing as... More 

1 Thank Alison22
Limerick, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Dromoland Castle has a amazing setting and looks really spectacular on a clear cold winters day. My wife and i really looked forward to our visit to this special place.for Champagne afternoon tea.. At a cost of €82 you would expect something exceptional, but this was a very ordinary experience. Service was average. No real effort made to make the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The food was really good and the place nice and comfortable with outstanding service. Really enjoyed the duck with orange sauce. Would recommend and would return. Thank you.

Thank Globetrotter201026

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
European, Irish, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dromoland, Newmarket-on-Fergus, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Clare  >  Newmarket-on-Fergus
  • Phone Number: +353 61 368 444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?