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Fairbanks, Alaska
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted a more authentic castle stay and sure did find it at Ross Castle B & B -- from the ride up on a small winding road to this beautiful castle tower set on a hill overlooking the river. The HISTORY talk about the HISTORY - commissioned by King Henry VIII for 11 Pounds. The tower room were two... More 

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Holland
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

First, the people who manage the castle are fantastic! The food was great, the room was very clean and the grounds were charming. My husband asked to spend a night in a castle and this is the place I picked. It is a bonafide rustic medieval castle- stone walls and lots of animal mounts. The experience of staying here was... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic night here last weekend, a group of my friends went down on Saturday night and had a beautiful dinner. I stayed in the top tower room (Sabina's) room which was amazing as you can see from the picture. You can see Lough Sheelin from the bathroom window! Excellent stay in a castle steeped in character and... More 

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Dublin
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here around Halloween. We stayed in the Upper Tower room which was amazing. Vanessa and Jackie were great hosts and the castle is a very special place to stay. It has a very interesting history and is the most authentic castle hotel I have seen in Ireland. Highly recommend for those looking for something different.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay in a castle one night of our Ireland trip and this was the perfect place. We wanted a place that looked like a castle both on the outside and inside and this delivered. The rooms had stone walls and castle details. The surrounding area was also beautiful. Jackie was a gracious host and she provided a... More 

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Trinidad, Colorado
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

I, my two daughters, and four grandchildren ages 10-15, stayed two nights at Ross Castle and it was a highlight of our trip to Ireland. We booked the upper tower room and two first floor rooms and were very pleased with the accommodations. The entire castle was beautifully furnished with antiques and both the private and public areas were comfortable... More 

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Warm and welcoming, Jackie was a lovely hostess and served us a spot of tea upon arrival. We stayed in the tower rooms and the accommodations were stellar, well maintained and furnishings were quite nice. I loved reading in front of the fireplace, the fire burning,nice and cozy I should have booked for a longer visit. Kimberly D.

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North East, Maryland
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived late at night to the Ross Castle. We met Jackie our host who quickly pointed us in the right direction for a nice meal. We were disappointed we did not make dinner. That was our fault. The castle is fascinating. Especially if you enjoy history. Our room was on the third floor and accessed via a small spiral... More 

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Excellent experience! We stayed in the top tower room. Great views, very spacious room and bathroom. As the walls are concrete, the room was a little damp, but we expected that having previously stayed in a similar place - did not deter our satisfaction of the room at all. Entire place was beautiful. Manager Jackie offered tea upon our arrival... More 

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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

My husband and I celebrated our 1st anniversary here. On arrival the hosts were excellent, very welcoming and informative. They even had a very artistically drawn map of the local area with local tourist attractions and forests/walks to help us plan our exploring. We were taken up to our room which was in the original tower building. It was warm,... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ross Castle is situated on the shores of Lough Sheelin, County Meath, in the heart of Ireland. It features unique en-suite bed-and-breakfast accommodation in a historic setting. The castle offers beautiful waterfront views across a lake, famous for trout, perch and pike fishing. Our tourist accommodation is ideal for family holidays and romantic couple getaways while touring in Ireland. This remarkable Irish castle provides the fitting base for your Irish vacation. As a B&B, we provide the flexibility of individual travel combined with the comfort of Old World charm, history and modern conveniences in a location, which is as central as any can be in Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ross Castle B&B

Address: Ross Castle | Mount Nugent, Oldcastle, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Oldcastle
Price Range: $179 - $229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“All Rooms are great but would pick one farther down if you have mobility issues”
 of 5 bubbles ShelbySolski, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have lovely views. Spiral staircase to tower rooms. Single beds good for younger children, but small for teens or adults.”
 of 5 bubbles 662marilynl, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Tower rooms accessed by spiral staircase, but well worth the climb. Lovely rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Q1246CMkimberlyd, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the tower as apposed to the newly build rooms”
 of 5 bubbles humannature87, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are beautiful but the tower rooms are the most unique”
 of 5 bubbles 284mackenziec, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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