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Bearna Rua Lodge

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Redgap | Rathcoole Co Dublin, Rathcoole, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Filey, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Ireland. How lucky was I to find this wonderful b&b? Nothing was too much trouble for Elizabeth and Sean. They were only too happy to provide information on things to see and do, places to eat and advice on public transport. The Bearna Rua Lodge is beautifully situated wit spectacular views. The accommodation was... More

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Oak Ridge, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great proximity to Dublin airport. Sean was nice and welcoming. Gave dinner recommendations, sightseeing recommendations. Elizabeth very friendly and helped check on our flight. Nice walk from there house to the pub!

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I stayed at this wonderful B&B in the countryside in Rathcoole just outside of Dublin and had a very enjoyable experience. I returned for a second visit because of the friendly owners, great breakfast and the very convenient location to Dublin. The countryside from the window is "Postcard Perfect"! Local pubs and very good restaurants make this a perfect stay.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Elizabeth made us very welcome for our one night at the start of our first trip to Ireland. Our room was clean and comfortable, and the breakfast was brilliant. We had a lovely little circular walk in the glorious sunny evening. The B&B is well situated, with lovely views, and within easy travelling of Dublin city. Elizabeth told us the... More

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Shrewsbury
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Set in beautiful countryside with great views Bearna Rua is an ideal spot for touring and with close transport links into Dublin it is easy to see all the sights without staying in the city. Elizabeth and Sean made us very welcome in their lovely home and were extremely helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Elizabeth's recommendation for dinner... More

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Elizabeth and Sean have a gorgeous home with amazing scenic views. Our rooms were comfortable, clean, and well appointed and we felt so welcome and at home. Our full Irish breakfast was out of this world and no request was too much for our hosts. We really enjoyed meeting their son Connor and the family dogs (don't worry allergy freaks... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We had a wonderful experience at Bearna Rua. We had a little trouble due to a flight cancellation getting to Dublin and then an issue with the booking site but Elizabeth was wonderful and took care of everything. The room was large and very comfortable. Her husband made an excellent recommendation for a local dinner. This was our first full... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Excellent stay at this B and B. If you have hired a car this is the place to stay. Beautiful views and excellent breakfast. Elizabeth is so friendly. Water from well on property is so fresh. Easy route over the Wicklow Mountains also down to the motorway to Dublin N7 Junction 4. One of Rathcoole's best known pubs is An... More

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Bergen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We had 4 nights at the bearna rua lodge, and it was great! I can recommend this beautiful place to anybody! Elisabeth and Sean helped me out alot when i thougt my passport was missing! Good and friendly people!! Breakfast was exellent!! The rooms are clean, and the view is so beautiful! You had to be there!

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

It was a great stay at Bearna Rua. I traveled with my Uncle and we stayed in a twin room with a nice view of the city. The room was small, but very clean with a nice bathroom and comfortable beds. Excellent breakfast and a lovely couple. Book it!!!

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Address: Redgap | Rathcoole Co Dublin, Rathcoole, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Rathcoole
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bearna Rua Lodge 3*
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Welcoming family B&B run by Elizabeth. Panoramic views of Dublin and seven Counties. Relax in a rural setting yet only 30 minutes drive to Dublin City and Airport. Extensive breakfast menu.Ideal touring base for Dublinn, Wicklow and Kildare. Help is always at hand with inineries for Glendalough, Powerscourt Gardens, Castletown House, National Stud Farm & Japenesse Gardens. Avail of Hop-On-Hop-Off Tour Bus into Dublin City from Rathcoole Village . Luas (tram) park & ride every 5 minutes into Dublin City and it runs to midnight. Local Restaurants: Poitin Still (famous old Irish pub and restaurant), Avoca shopping Outlet and restaurant which has won many awards for its food, ... more   less 
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