TripAdvisor Reviews Strand Hotel Bray
Travel Blogs from Bray
... a day return ticket and went into the city. Had brunch at a wee cafe along from the International pub, from where the "Rebellion 1916" walking tour began at 1 pm. Two very nice young Australian girls were at the table next to us, they are travelling for 3mths "tasting" various Universities. Like us, they cannot get over the number of people who smoke here! The tour guide was Lorcan Collins, I ...
... out dinner for us. After dinner Mel and I retreated to the DVD room while the others decided to get ready and head out to the pub and continue on. Not quite sure what time Sim and the others ended up getting home. The next day was another leave at 9am day. We drove from Killarney up to the Blarney Castle where the famous Blarney Stone lives. The story of the Blarney Stone is if you kiss it you will receive the gift of eloquent speech. To actually kiss the stone as you may know, ...
... arrived in a beautiful town called Bray. Really had beach, with rocks, but until then had already adapted myself with the Croatia. But the wind and the cold was more for have some hot chocolate and cake. Even had some people taking a sun, clothing, but had. Gabi said we had to go up "on the cross", a mountaintop beachfront because it was worth and absolutely beautiful. I lokked Gabi and saw she was in boot heel (Anabella) and thought, should be a fast track and paved ...
... get our proposal and Chris and Kendra come back to the visitors centre engaged!! Kendra comes back wearing her new ring and is still shaking, so all very exciting here this morning. Back on the road and off to Galway, lunch stop here, I have the best coffee so far this trip here in Galway, very happy with that. There is a plaque here commemorating JFK's last speech in 1963 just ...
... after nearly going bankrupt, is now owned by an American company (well THAT explains the American flag out the front) and that the Waterford factory only now basically produces "special pieces",i.e. awards, trophies, special occasion crystalware such as a piece that might commemorate, say, a gift from a President to a Prime Minister, etc.
Still, we had to go and we had our photo taken with the Ashes Trophy.
Other places to stay in Bray
Main Street, Bray | 3 star hotelfrom $84
- A Pleasant Stay
- Customer Service Nil
- Faulty Towers
Strand Road, Bray | 3 star hotelfrom $78
- Fantastic Hotel
- North of Ireland visitor.
- Listen to your customers.
Southern Cross Road, Bray | 3 star hotelfrom $79
Quinsboro Road, Bray | Hotelfrom $52