Barberstown Castle


About Barberstown Castle

Guests staying at Barbestown Castle, Kildare, Ireland, can enjoy afternoon tea on the hotel’s patio and those looking for something more exerting can take a stroll across the extensive private grounds.

The rooms feature flat-screen TV’s, desks, hairdryers, complimentary toiletries and free Wi-Fi.

Barberstown Castle boasts 55 en-suite rooms, two restaurants as well as a private garden and conference facilities. Free on-site parking is also available.

Barton Rooms Restaurant offers a wide range of continental dishes made from fresh local ingredients as well as freshly prepared breakfasts. Guests can enjoy a lighter menu as well as snacks and an extensive variety of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at the Tea Rooms.

Castletown House, St. Patrick's College, Irish National Stud & Japanese Gardens and Russborough House are all in close proximity to the hotel. Newgrange and Knowth and Kildare Village are also close by.


Straffan, Straffan, Ireland
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Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

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Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Spacious and well-appointed rooms.

Guests complimented the elegant decor of their rooms stating that they were impressed with the quality antique furniture which included very comfortable 4-poster beds. The bathrooms were also said to be well-presented with all the necessary mod-cons inclu

Restaurants tick all the boxes.

From the afternoon cream teas through to the breakfasts and evening meals, all the dishes served at the hotel restaurants were highly complimented by the guests. The food was said to be well-prepared and made from high quality ingredients whilst the servi

Peaceful yet convenient location.

The hotel is surrounded by 200 acres of private grounds providing peace and tranquillity as well as a picturesque view. Guests appreciated being away from the hustle and bustle yet still a short drive away from the nearest village with its numerous shops,

Negative Reviews

Lack of hospitality trays.

Guests who wanted to make themselves a hot drink in their rooms were disappointed to find a lack of tea and coffee making facilities. Although they could order the drinks from reception many said they would have preferred to be able to make their own drin

Nowhere to relax and socialise.

Some guests mentioned that they would have liked to have had a place to sit and relax other than their rooms and also said that a lack of an on-site bar prevented them from fully enjoying their stay.

Maintenance issues.

A few maintenance issues were reported by the guests which included faulty radiators as well as the lack of hot water.

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