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The Castle

Newcastl Rd., Lucan, Ireland, 0000
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Afternoon Tea has been a tradition at Finnstown Castle Hotel for many years giving us the expertise to deliver it to perfection time and time again.

Treat yourself to an indulgent Afternoon Tea experience in our stunning Drawing Room amongst period features and cosy sofas. Choose from a delectable selection of teas, fresh scones, sandwiches, pastries and cakes as you gaze out on our spectacular formal gardens.

Why not invite that some special someone to join you for Afternoon Tea at Finnstown Castle Hotel, one of the finest country house hotel's in Dublin.

You may even be accompanied by one of our delightful Peacocks, who just can't help coming over for a look.

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About The Castle

Afternoon Tea has been a tradition at Finnstown Castle Hotel for many years giving us the expertise to deliver it to perfection time and time again.

Treat yourself to an indulgent Afternoon Tea experience in our stunning Drawing Room amongst period features and cosy sofas. Choose from a delectable selection of teas, fresh scones, sandwiches, pastries and cakes as you gaze out on our spectacular formal gardens.

Why not invite that some special someone to join you for Afternoon Tea at Finnstown Castle Hotel, one of the finest country house hotel's in Dublin.

You may even be accompanied by one of our delightful Peacocks, who just can't help coming over for a look.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 09 December 2018

We had a lovely Afternoon Tea in Finnstown Castle Hotel on Sunday 9th December. Everything was beautiful. We will definitely come back.

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Visited On Saturday, 20 October 2018

Myself and my sisters had a lovely tranquil afternoon .The location and atmosphere was relaxing .The service was great and the food was just what we wanted.I would be very happy to return again

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

This was the 2nd time to book afternoon , my 1st experience wasn't good as the food and selection was poor but it was over the x mas period . So I decided to try it again and it was 100% better , I would definitely go back and recommend it to friends .

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Visited On Saturday, 06 October 2018

I had booked afternoon tea for ten for a baby shower when we got there it was a beautiful room with a dinning table I was delighted and the food was amazing and service was excellent will definitely be back

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Visited On Saturday, 22 September 2018

Food was delicious and the value of the afternoon is so good. Beautiful setting.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 September 2018

I booked Afternoon Tea for 3 people and without a doubt, it did not fail. From the service to the food to the value for money - everything was faultless. We really enjoyed it and will definitely be back again.

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Visited On Sunday, 02 September 2018

My boyfriend and I came for afternoon tea. The lady who we spoke to us initially was nice however they didn't have our reservation. We explained we booked in for afternoon tea. She bought us to our table and asked if we had any allergies. We were asked if we would like tea or coffee. 10 minutes later our afternoon tea arrived. It was dropped on our table very quick without any explanation. In our experience most places you are told whats on each tier etc. We also were still yet to receive our tea/coffee. Finally, our coffee was dropped down to us. We both thought the sandwich selection was poor. ham and cheese and egg and onion sandwiches are generally not what you expect for afternoon tea in a gorgeous 4-star hotel. My boyfriend got up and asked a different girl with short hair if we could order a bottle of prosecco. She dropped it down without bringing glasses and there was about a 5-minute wait for the glasses. I work in hospitality myself and I just felt let down for a 4-star hotel we did expect 4-star service and unfortunately, it was 2 star.

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Visited On Saturday, 01 September 2018

The venue, staff, food and atmosphere was fantastic and I could not fault it at all. We all had a lovely day and would definitely return for afternoon tea again.

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Visited On Wednesday, 22 August 2018

We had a brilliant time, our hostess was so polite and couldn't do more for us. We will be returning at Christmas. Thank you so much.

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Visited On Thursday, 09 August 2018

Return here time and again with my children, friends and their children, for a relaxed family friendly afternoon tea. The staff are so accommodating, the food is delicious and the grounds are beautiful.

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Visited On Tuesday, 31 July 2018

We had a beautiful day here for my Mam’s 70th Birthday, we had afternoon tea for 6, the staff were very helpful and catered for our fussy eaters in the group, I would have rated the food and drink 5 stars if there had been a cocktail menu but unfortunately there was none. Other than that the whole day was lovely and the afternoon tea was great value for money.

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Visited On Tuesday, 03 July 2018

Food was lovely but service a bit slow.

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Visited On Sunday, 01 July 2018

This was my first time in this hotel and I had booked afternoon tea for my friend who is due a baby soon. There were 5 of us and I after having afternoon tea in other places before was very disappointed at the portion size for 5 people. You literally got one of each thing but not a big selection. The service was slow and we had to keep asking for water. It’s a good price but wouldn’t be rushing back.

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Visited On Saturday, 30 June 2018

What a beautiful spot . Food was lovely service was excellent

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Visited On Saturday, 16 June 2018

I booked afternoon tea for my friend's 30th Birthday and we loved it! The food was lovely and its reasonably priced! We couldn't fault the staff and they even sent out an extra cake for the celebration which was a lovely surprise! We also really appreciated that they substituted some of the food items to suit our taste which you wouldn't find in most places! Will definatley be back!

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Visited On Saturday, 09 June 2018

We had afternoon tea in Finnstown house saturday which we were really looking to. Myself and 2 other ladies. We had booked for 3pm. We were directed to sit in bar at 250pm. I checked in with the bar staff and was asked to take a seat to which we sat for 20 minutes. I asked a lounge staff could we make our order. We were then asked to move into the front room. One of our ladies was gluten free option. This was very poor. 2 sandwiches, Chocolate muffin meringue and a scone. We have went to so many other places for afternoon tea and the selections were so much better than what finnstown provided so unfortunately we will not be returning to finnstown house and will not be recommending afternoon tea.

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Booked afternoon tea for my daughters 16th birthday. As we don't eat red meat, we requested that none of this be on the sandwiches. We got chicken sandwiches and smoked salmon on brown bread. It was really nice, however a bit of egg mayo or cheese would have been lovely for a bit of variety. We really enjoyed it and will certainly return

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Visited On Saturday, 05 May 2018

Lovely weekend at Finnstown castle. The afternoon tea was lovely and very good value. The food in the bar was also lovely, we ate there two nights. The waiting staff were so lovely and attentive. The room was really nice and very clean.

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Visited On Sunday, 25 February 2018

Staff are very friendly and helpful. We had a vegetarian in the group and she was well catered for, staff went above and beyond. We will definitely be back.

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Visited On Monday, 12 March 2018

Really enjoyed the afternoon tea, great value and tasting really good.

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Visited On Saturday, 24 February 2018

The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The afternoon tea was great value for money. Lovely surroundings. Reall

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Visited On Saturday, 24 February 2018

Great day ,thanks you so much for making my Mam 80th so special Niamh

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Visited On Thursday, 22 February 2018

Very enjoyable afternoon tea .. would hope to return !

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Visited On Monday, 19 February 2018

Food was delicious and there was a good variety. There was just a bit of delay in getting the food so had to get a second pot of tea but would definitely go again. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

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Visited On Saturday, 06 January 2018

Four of us had afternoon tea in Finnstown. Whilst the atmosphere was nice, the service was very poor & the food was tired looking with no attention given to presentation. Scones were very nice. Tea should have been served in china tea pots with matching cups. It was a disappointing experience

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