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Acorn House

14 St Patrick's Hill, Cork, Ireland
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Ranked #30 of 61 Cork B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This B&B is in a very central location, just a minutes walk from McCurtain St. Room we had was very clean & spacious. Breakfast was beautiful. Although we had affront room, the noise from the street was minimal and was not a problem. No private parking .

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Darwin, Australia
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This B+B was in a perfect location, as it's right on St Patrick's Hill- you can walk down to the city in just a couple of minutes, or if you walk up the hill you get some fantastic views over Cork. There are some great little pubs nearby with live music also. We had a room right at the top,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

If I was going to pick three faults with this place it would be that there was no fridge in the room, no elevator and no soap provided but that is the only negative things I could say and we were well aware of the no fridge and elevator through previous reviews. Staff were really friendly, it was walking distance... More 

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Bridlington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The location is brilliant, I stayed there on my own and the room was a lovely size. Tea and coffee making facilities and a small TV. Bed was comfy. En suite very clean. My breakfast was lovely and service great, will definitely stay again.

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Ennis, Ireland
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This B&B is in a great location on St. Patrick's Hill.The receptionist was lovely and has a really warm welcome for me. The room was bright, spacious and cozy. Great value. Will definitely return in the future.

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Fargo, ND
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The owner was very friendly and accommodating. He let us leave our backpacks there before we checked in so we could explore the city. The room was spacious and beautiful! Also, the location was great! We could walk to shopping, bars, and restaurants each night. Negatives: They don't allow "take-out" in the rooms, so we ended up eating on the... More 

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Foxford, Ireland
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19 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I had A very modest room in this well kept B&B. The B&B is well located to the centre of Cork. There are numerous sights and nightlife within walking distance. My room overlooked St. Patrick's Hill Street and although there was considerable chatter from the college across the street, it quieted down by bedtime. The bed was very comfortable and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Stayed here last week, and I was extremely pleased with the B and B for my stay. I got a double room, it was clean , airy and very well equipped. Wifi was also excellent. I decided to have breakfast too, and so it was very tasty. The location of this bed and breakfast is excellent, as its in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Just had a lovely stay here for two nights during the week. Had a room on the second floor, lovely big, clean bed, nice size bathroom, tea and coffee in the room. WiFi was strong in the room. There was a small tv with a good choice of cable channels. I opted out of the breakfast. The only "issue" I... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Stayed here in October on a recent visit to Cork with my wife. We stayed with Jacki and her husband in their beautiful Cork city home. Its a stunning georgian house with stairways, perfectly furnished rooms and has a certain feel to the house, most other houses do not have. Its location is ideal, with just a stones throw to... More 

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