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Orchid House Bed & Breakfast

Fanore, Ireland
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Orchid House Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #1 of 2 Fanore B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

The Orchid House B&B is one of our favorites. The town of Fanore is quaint and beautiful, and is a great base to visit the Cliffs of Moher, the Buren, Aran Island and even Galway which is about an hour+ away. Pat & Gill are warm and welcoming hosts. The house and rooms are spotless, bed is comfortable, and breakfast... More

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Gill and Pat are as welcoming and well informed as any traveler could wish. They made us feel like family guests and steered us to the best walks, sights and activities, and the lovely restaurant and pub just down the road. The location is perfect, with ocean views and the unique Burren flowing down to the sea. Fanore was charming,... More

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Oakland, Maryland
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

The Orchid House is a charming B&B located perfectly for seeing the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren. A day trip to Galway is a cinch, too. Pat and Gill are kind and Gill makes a terrific breakfast. Their menu was the most extensive of all the places we stayed, and the most hearty. Highly recommend. If a return trip... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We had a great two night stay in Fanore at the Orchid house. If you are interested in seeing the Cliffs of Moher and the Burren, this is the place to stay. Fanore is a great quiet place to stay, located right in classic Burren landscapes and is only a short drive from the cliffs. A great surprise was how... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

My husban and I and our college and high school age sons had a fanastic few days in Fanore staying with Pat and Gill at the Orchid House. The house has a spectacular setting right in the Burren and on the ocean, with great views and a fantastic peaceful feeling. The rooms are very comfortable. Pat and Gill were very... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

This was our fourth trip to Ireland, my parents and I, and this is one of the most wonderful places we've ever been. Everything was perfect. There were about four sights we had planned to go see and we winded up very happily staying at the first one all day. Gill was so kind and fun, he knows so much... More

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Providence, Rhode Island
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

My daughter and I were traveling together recently and decided to include Orchid House on our places to stay after a very memorable two night stay we had as a family this past summer here. Pat & Gill are wonderful and welcomed us again recently back into their lovely home. The Burren is a very special place, maybe not for... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

My sister and I stayed here for a weekend of rest, relaxation and fresh outdoor activity. We weren't disappointed. Gill and Pat were extremely welcoming and made us feel right at home from the moment we arrived. Nothing was too much trouble - from giving us advice to restaurants, to activities & then even advice on routes to take on... More

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Atkinson, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

My wife and I stayed here in late September for 2 nights. What a perfect B&B! Room was very nice, food was terrific, and Gil and Pat were so helpful in suggesting non-tourist trap places to visit. We could see the "sun go down on Galway Bay" from the window of our room. They even took the time to show... More

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New York City, New York
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11 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Absolutely include a B&B of this unique quality in a West Coast It was most satisfying - for both my wife and self, over two weeks and nine excellent accommodations - to stay for multiple days in two "off the beaten trails" B&Bs. The first was a two nighter in Kerry's coastal Kells excellent Toabh Coille B&B, the latter here... More

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Address: Fanore, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Fanore

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