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Muskerry Arms

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The Square, Blarney, Ireland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Paignton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fabulous room with well equipped bathroom , decorated to a high standard and comfortable , The welcoming and friendly staff make the visit to this establishment worth every penny alone and I can highly recommend the Muskerry Arms

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Due to a long term work assignment and coming to visit friends I have had reason to stay in the Cork area over the last 9 months quite a bit.. I had tried various places and then came across the Muskerry Arms on Bookings.com ...and what a find it has been.. This is a family run establishment which has been... More 

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Waldwick, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very clean, and nice sized place. It is above a very busy and lively bar. Be prepared for street noise, as well as the bar noise until about 2:00 am. If you are looking for a fun time, this is a good place. Well priced. Great location, just walk to Blarney Castle. Food downstairs was pretty good!

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Muskerry Arms for 3 nights with two friends and found Muskerry among the best places we stayed. My one tip would be to park your car, if you have one, in the private car park for the pub and leave your luggage in the car until you have booked in. You will find that it saves... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were able to get a room without booking ahead and for a reasonable price that included a full Irish breakfast. The staff were really nice and helpful and the atmosphere of the pub was great with live music and good food. The room was quiet despite being so close to the pub itself which was good. Blarney is a... More 

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Malta, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the only thing close to a "hotel" that we stayed in during our Ireland trip, and I very much enjoyed it. It is similar to a hotel, but not so large and hotel-like that it is impersonal. You do check in at the bar downstairs, which was a different experience than ever before, but the girl helping us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The accommodation is nothing fancy, but my room was clean and comfortable - and €44 for a room and breakfast in Blarney in the summer is nothing short of amazing. A few restaurants and shops are close by. Would definitely stay here again if I needed another overnight in the general area of Cork.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Ok.. I am not the Princess and the Pea by any means, but good grief, new mattresses are needed in Room 6! The springs were poking through the bed covers! The folks were friendly , and the live music was fun.. Breakfast in morning was fine. Very close to Blarney Castle on the Square.

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Malta, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We stayed here for a couple of nights while touring Ireland and while at first a bit confused because check in is essentially with the bartender we were pleasantly surprised. We were located in very clean modern 2nd floor rooms (1st floor in Europe) above the bar area. As I noticed other reviews complaining about the noise the bands downstairs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Me and my partner visited Blarney to see her family and we stayed at Muskerry Arms for 3 nights. The staff, rooms, service and food are all top quality. I would highly recommend this bed and breakfast as your base if you are visiting Blarney or Cork.

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