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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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Vasteras, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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Woodbridge, VA
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Kfar Saba, Israel
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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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McDonough, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Stayed two nights with the O'Driscolls at Sandycove House. The view from our room was beyond spectacular, and their large breakfast/lounging area had the same magnificent view of the ocean and crashing waves. The property was not open for the season yet, but the O'Driscolls graciously let us stay and were so helpful, I'm not sure we would have ever... More 

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Deposit, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

After spending most of the month of September traveling around Ireland, there were a few B&Bs that rose to the top. Sandycove was in the top few. Breda was phenomenal. The view and location truly could not be beat. The service and breakfast was outstanding. Beach is right across the street. We asked Breda to recommend a place for dinner,... More 

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Portlaoise, Ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This was my 2nd visit to Sandycove House with friends from Australia whose one request was to come to Castletownshend and stay in Sandycove House while in Ireland. We stayed for 2 nights and were not disappointed. Breda was delighted to see us and the welcome was amazing. My friend decided not to go out on 2nd day and to... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Our stay at Sandycove House B&B was the highlight of our 14-day visit to Ireland. From the moment we sat on the patio overlooking the ocean, I was enveloped in a sense of peace and homecoming. Our hostess welcomed us into her home with stories, laughter and attention to our comfort and needs. Breakfasts started with a variety of cut... More 

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