Finnstown Country House Hotel

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Finnstown Country House Hotel
Newcastle Road, Lucan Co Dublin
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Tel: +353 1 601 0700

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A charming manor house hotel with old world décor serving bar food, afternoon tea and evening meals
  • Croquet
  • Equestrian (nearby)
  • Fishing (Fly Fishing nearby)
  • Forest / Woodland with trails nearby
  • Garden Visits (nearby)
  • Golf nearby
  • Horse Racing nearby
  • Leisure Centre (Gym & Pool)
  • Steam Room
  • Swimming Pool (Indoor)
  • Tennis
  • Walking (established walks)
  • Banqueting
  • Beauty - Massage
  • Breaks - Off Season
  • Breaks - Short
  • Breaks - Special Interest
  • Broadband WI/FI
  • Broadband WI/FI (No Charge)
  • Business Hotel
  • Children's Baby Sitting Arranged
  • Conference Venue
  • Dogs permitted - charge
  • Dogs permitted - staying in bedroom
  • Family Friendly
  • Ground Floor Bedrooms (accessible for less able)
  • Live Music
  • Location - Peaceful
  • Meeting Rooms
  • No Smoking Establishment
  • Open New Year
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private Parties
  • Self Catering Also Avail
  • Shop - boutique
  • Smoking Area
  • Wedding Venue
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Contemporary International
  • Contemporary Irish
  • Business Meal
  • Coeliac Friendly
  • Contemporary Bar
  • Daytime/Coffee
  • Extensive Wine List
  • Informal
  • Music - Other Live
  • Old World / Traditional
  • Party Venue
  • Pub Grub
  • Romantic
  • Sunday Dining
  • Tea Rooms
  • Vegetarian Friendly (always at least 1 starter & 1 main course)

Finnstown Country House Hotel

Approached by a long tree-lined driveway, this fine old manor house is set in 45 acres of woodland and (despite a large, blocky extension), is full of charm.


It may not be immediately obvious where the hotel reception is, but an open fire in the foyer sets a welcoming tone and all of the large, well-proportioned reception rooms - drawing room, restaurant, bar - are elegantly furnished in a traditional style well-suited to the house. Although quite grand, there is a comfortable lived-in feeling throughout.


This Dublin hotels bedrooms vary and include some studio suites, with a small fridge and toaster in addition to the standard tea/coffee making facilities; although most rooms have good facilities including full bathrooms (with bath and shower), some are a little dated, and the view can be disappointing if you are looking over the extension - and light sleepers should ensure a quiet room is allocated if there is a wedding or other function taking place. Residential golf breaks are a speciality.


Conference/banqueting (300/200). Leisure centre; swimming pool; tennis. Children welcome (Under 2s free in parents' room; cots available without charge, baby sitting arranged). Contact hotel in relation to pets. Parking (350). Wheelchair accessible. Lift.


Rooms 82 (20 family, all no-smoking, 3 disabled). B&B €65 pps. Limited room service. Closed Christmas.


The Peacock Restaurant:


As in the rest of the house, the decor of this comfortable room, is pleasantly quirky - and, with good lighting and piano playing, the atmosphere is relaxing.


Rather small tables are nicely set up with fresh flowers, and menus are not over-ambitious, offering about five choices on each course; most are familiar but there are may be some surprises, and what arrives on the plate is far from the average hotel meal: quality ingredients are used and down to earth cooking has the emphasis on flavour - and food is attractively presented without ostentation, all making for an enjoyable meal that is also good value for money.

Seats 100 (private room, 30). L Sun-Fri, 12.30-2.3pm (Sun 1-4pm); D Mon-Sat 7-9.30; set L about €29.95. set D about €42. L&D also á la carte. House wine €21.50. House closed 24-26 Dec. *Long term accommodation also available in apartment suites. Amex, Diners, MasterCard, Visa, Laser. abbreviations
Last Updated: 21-04-2013
Author: Georgina Campbell

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Off main Dublin-Galway Road (N4): take exit for Adamstown off dual carriageway, through roundabout and next set of lights and is on the right.

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