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Sandycove House Bed & Breakfast

, Castletownshend, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We experienced a warm welcome to this lovely Guest House. We stayed for 4 nights & our room was clean & very comfortable. Breakfast is First Class, including fresh fruit. Beautiful, rural location with good walking from the front door.

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County Meath, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a treasure in an unspoilt area of cork. We were made very welcome had very clean comfortable rooms. The Landlady provided a fresh cooked breakfast and a selection of fruits and yogurts. Ideal setting for walkers, cyclists and coast lovers. Castletownshend has a lovely restaurant Mary Ann's that will satisfy most dinners. Sandy cove B&B is Good value for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B&B was better than I even anticipated when I booked it. We had a great room with an excellent view of the bay. The room was small, and the bathroom was tiny, but it's fine for 2 adults. We were in Ireland and the breakfast at the Sandycove House was the best breakfast we had all week. Fresh fruit,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A warm welcome - home from home, fantastic views overlooking the ocean, 2 beaches within very short walking distance, extremely clean, great for families. I highly recommend and will definitely return.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

Great view, very clean, the owners are so welcoming and provide everything needed. We stayed for 2 nights and couldn't be happier with our stay. Great place to come and be completely relaxed. Would definetly come back again

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Overall a good stay. We stayed here 4 nights in order to attend a family friend's wedding. Place was clean, and owner was attentive to overall needs. The place is a bit hard to find/get to, so please ensure you have some good directions (we got lost and took us an extra hour to get there) in order to minimize... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at this delightful B&B. Breda is a gracious hostess and very informative. The fresh fruit & brown bread at breakfast were delicious. And the view was spectacular! The room we were in was very small and we were ill prepared to relax, comfortably, in the shared common room. We were a tad cramped and thank... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We were arrived at night and all was dark outside. When we woke up and open the curtain in the morning it was AMAZING VIEW!. Room was just right size and clean :). Thank you for the delicious porridge. We really enjoying our stay at your place. Next time will come back again for sure!!! Regards Julien, Okky, Baby Nolan

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This was my second time staying at Sandycove, I was working in the area and so booked two nights in this, one of Irelands hidden gems, Truly genuine and thoughtful people, Breda is just wonderful and is someone who is more like a friend rather than the perfect host. The room was great and the sea views just fantastic, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We were looking for a place to stay in southwest Ireland and in the internet we found the Sandycove House with a nice picture with sea view. When we arrived, we were shocked to find out we got to one of the most beautiful places in the world with a indescribable amazing view! (continued our trip we realized that Sandycove... More 

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