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The Trident Hotel occupies a spectacular location on the waterfront in Kinsale – within 5 minutes walk of shops, bars and restaurants. There are 75 tastefully decorated Guestrooms at the Trident – all rooms have either full or partial sea views. Pier One Restaurant overlooks the harbour and serves award-winning cuisine, specialising in locally caught seafood. It is a member of the Kinsale Good Food Circle, a winner of an AA Rosette & proud recipient of 2 RAC Dining Awards. The Wharf Tavern is a traditional style bar which has a cosy, warm feel and is popular with locals as well as visitors. Regular Live music can be heard in the bar – from Traditional to Jazz.
The Schooner Lounge is on the 1st floor, enjoys full view over the water, and opens onto a lovely terrace. Complimentary wired broadband access is available in all bedrooms.

Guestrooms at the Trident are tastefully decorated and have large windows, with either partial or full harbour views.

All Guestrooms Feature:

  • TV
  • Wired Broadband Internet
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • Tea & Coffee Hospitality Tray
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & Ironing Board

There are 2 great dining options for dining at the Trident: The award winning Pier One Restaurant, with amazing sea views and fresh local seafood, or the more traditional Wharf Tavern, with a popular carvery lunch and an extensive bar menu throughout the day.

Pier One Restaurant:

Breakfast in Pier One Restaurant is an event in itself! Help yourself to a Cold Buffet with a selection of Hams, Cheeses, West Cork Salmon, Fruit Juices, Cereals, Fresh Fruits, Yogurts, Fresh Baked Breads & Pastries. In addition, chose from some tempting Hot options, prepared to order from the kitchen at no extra charge … enjoy a Traditional Full Irish Breakfast or even grilled fish!

The Wharf Tavern:

The Wharf Tavern is popular with locals throughout the week, especially the carvery lunch between 12.30 and 2.30pm. An extensive bar menu is served between 12 noon and 9pm and has a wide selection from light bites to a full dinner. Fresh Seafood and Shellfish are a speciality… both the Mussels and the Seafood Chowder are particularly popular. There’s also a wide choice of Coffees, Teas (including herbal & fruit teas) and delicious scones, pastries and muffins served.

Kinsale Town:

On the Map: Kinsale is located in County Cork on Ireland’s southern coast. From the main N71 road connecting Cork City (to the north) & Skibbereen/ Bantry (to the west), Kinsale is accessible via a variety of country roads.

Located just 16 miles from Cork City in a naturally protected harbour, Kinsale is one of the most picturesque, popular and fashionable towns on the southwest coast. Kinsale is a centre for yachting, sea angling, gourmet eating and golf. Restaurants in Kinsale pride themselves on their high reputation for culinary expertise, and the Good Food Circle has been organizing a Gourmet Festival here every autumn for over 25 years. A charming town, its narrow streets are steeped in history and its harbour is always full of boats. Visit the museum housed in the French Prison or, just outside the town, the star-shaped Charles Fort with its spectacular views, before retiring to one of the town’s many cozy atmospheric pubs.

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