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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Yes, I know Ireland is not the U.K. but allow me a little poetic license. We took the public bus from Cork City to charming Kinsale and while we were wandering around the town, we happened to stop in at the Woolen Mill Shop. The delightful proprietor recommended the Blue Haven as a good place for lunch. Though technically a restaurant, I will count it as a pub since we sat outside in the cute courtyard and ordered pints—hence pub crawl! The food is decent, restrooms clean, and the wait staff really nice!

Date of stay: July 2018
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Attended a party here recently with every last detail looked after brilliantly by the events manager Helena. Extremely friendly staff and food is excellent as is obvious by how popular the resturants are. Would highly reccommend this gem in the heart of Kinsale!

Date of stay: July 2018
Trip type: Travelled with friends
Thank Brian853987
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CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to let us know your feedback. We appreciate your review so much and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the experience in all areas. Its great to hear you think the whole experience was fab! We will be sure to pass on your kind words to Helena.
Thank you for choosing to have your event with us and we do hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 16 July 2018

As a family of 4 we were very pleasantly surprised by an impromptu early dinner at the Blue Haven. Kids meals were fresh and well cooked. My wife and I had a thai curry and fairly interesting pork-based pizza. The service was very quick, friendly and professional and made for a relaxing meal, a rare event with 2 young kids! We'll definitely be back :)

Date of stay: July 2018
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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1  Thank Adrian R
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CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We work hard to deliver good service to our customers and when we hear positive feedback like yours, it makes it worthwhile. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed the food as a family.
We look forward to welcoming you all back in the near future.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Just had a very nice stay at the Blue Haven that was somewhat spoiled by the terrible parking set up at the hotel. On arrival we were directed to a local super market car park with free overnight parking. Unfortunately the receptionist neglected to tell us there were two separate car parks.. car clamped with an €80 release fee. Our complaint was not entertained and not taken seriously. Spoiled the whole experience ..
Please take note ...

Date of stay: July 2018
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The staff at the Blue Haven are the first indication that your stay is going to be wonderful. The rooms were comfortable, the meals were delicious, the location is perfect, and everyone here was friendly and welcoming and helpful. It's a great place to stay and eat!

Date of stay: June 2018
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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1  Thank NjMomandaughter
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CiaranKinsale, Owner at Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback on your visit with us. We are very happy to hear you that you enjoyed the service from our staff. We do our very best to ensure a memorable experience for all our customers. We are also delighted to hear that you thought our food was delicious and enjoyed the location within the beautiful town of Kinsale.
We look forward to seeing you again in the near future.

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