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Anam Cara B&B

31 Palace View | Western Road, Cork, Ireland
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Anam Cara B&B
Ranked #17 of 62 Cork B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great few nights in Anam Cara, breakfast was amazing every morning and service was brilliant, would definitely stay there again:) the room got a little too hot at night but we just opened the window so it was fine:)

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Wexford, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is great for UCC (5-10 min stroll to main gate, about 20 minutes to health science building) and to stroll into Cork City (about 20 minutes into Oliver Plunkett St.). Breakfast was also yummy - make sure to allow enough time, it's all made from scratch. Dinner also looked awesome but I had arranged to meet friends in the... More

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Rooms are clean and comfortable with tea & coffee facilities and a TV.. Our bathroom appeared to have been recently refurbished and was modern and very clean. Breakfast is provided by the attached Bistro (also owned by the B & B owners). Fantastic choice over two days we had eggs benedict, scrambled eggs with smoked salmon and the full Irish... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I would highly recommend Anam Cara B&B. The location is great, close to town and right beside the university. I stayed in a double room for single occupancy which was a good size and very comfortable. The staff were welcoming and very friendly too. The Irish breakfast, in Serendipity cafe was absolutely delicious. I have stayed in many B&Bs in... More

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Castletownbere, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Nice basic room, breakfast was beautiful! I'd recommend the French toast, best I've ever had by far. Very friendly hosts, couldn't do enough to make us feel comfortable. Easy to navigate, cosy and warm.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I selected this B&B on the basis of tripadvisor comments and my wife and I were not disappointed. Conveniently located a short walk from the centre of town with an all-important car park in the rear. Our room was clean and comfortable. Aideen and Tim were welcoming and helpful with advice and quick calls to summon taxis. Ample breakfast selections... More

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Galway, Ireland
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Great central location for city and UCC/CIT. The fact that there is parking is definitly as bonus in Cork. Serendiptiy is a wonderful extra and breakfast was brilliant in both taste and options. The staff are wonderful and can't do enough for you - however the front door key I was given didn't appear to be working. Not a problem... More

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Alloa, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

I loved it. A warm welcome from Tim and Aideen upon a late evening arrival, offer of a cuppa and plenty of good advice from Tim on how to get about to where I needed to go in Cork as well as the use of their iron as I was not organised enough to have it done for mytravels. :-D... More

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San Bernardino, California
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7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Lovely welcoming staff and the cafe connected is very convenient. We were upgraded to a bigger bed which was really nice of the owner. Rooms were clean. It was about a six minute walk into town. I liked that it was away from the night life so you don't have the noise but close enought to enjoy the night life.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Stayed one night.Good location for ease of walking to city centre.The area was quite the night we stayed. Staff friendly. Room small & v basic, was quite for July. If u wanted to stay in & watch T.V u woulf have to strain the head fairly well as ie was v high up and small, but we didn't even turn... More

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Address: 31 Palace View | Western Road, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
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We are a family run B&B (opp The River Lee Hotel) in the B&B district of Cork City. We are adjacent to U.C.C. Breakfast of your choice is included in our rate. We are central to all the City has to offer and convenient for anybody wanting to explore the South of Ireland. We can help organize any trips and information you may require for your stay. We have just opened Cafe Serendipity at the location and this is open from 8 am to 5.30 pm daily (except Sun) ... more   less 
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