We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Gabriel House B&B

4.0 of 5 Summerhill North | St. Lukes, Cork, Ireland
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Gabriel House B&B
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Gabriel House B&B
Gabriel House B&B
Gabriel House B&B
Write a Review

369 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    170
    125
    41
    19
    14
See reviews for
64
136
43
17
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (57)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (369)
  • Mar-May only
    (85)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (123)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (91)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (70)
All months
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend. The girl that ran the place was fantastic. I think her was Valerie. She was very helpful. The breakie was very good too. Just outside the main area of cork but still only a short walk.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Canada
Top Contributor
267 reviews 267 reviews
184 hotel reviews
318 helpful votes 318 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Check in was quick and receptionist was friendly. Room was very nice with a view of the town and the river. Comfortable bed, free wifi, small flat screen tv, the bath was immaculate, the only downside was I could find no plug for my electric shaver, so I used one in the sleeping area, and I found that the water... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
UK and Worldwide
Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
142 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Summerhill North climbs from the city centre and is within easy walking distance of both the bus and railway stations in Cork. From the railway station, cross the main road and look for a flight of steps offering a short-cut. The access for Gabriel House is quite steep, with a steeply sloping car park and a steep pedestrian path. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well maintanied B&B guesthouse in a goog location on the hill overlooking Cork central city area. Very friendly and helpful reception. Nice breakfast in an open area. Easy walk down the hill to restauants, pubs and city centre shopping.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Galway
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Pros -Reception and staff were friendly -House was in a good location -Plenty of Parking -En suite facilities excellent and at a very high standard -Spacious Room with proper removable hangers in closet. -Water cooler at reception Cons -TV had one channel that you could tune in properly and was mounted on the side wall instead of in front of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

I was greeted by the manager (proprietor?) on my arrival. She was thoroughly professional and suggested that I might enjoy the breakfast. I made an online booking so that wasn't an option. She described the offerings. They sounded appetizing and they were. If you're booking, be sure to include the breakfast. I had granola with fruit and yoghurt, good French... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The hotel was well located just 500m for town centre. Staff very friendly and helpful. Hotel clean and comfortable. Our room was very comfortable with big bed and nice modern bathroom. WiFi very good. Even good to see the chickens and ducks in the hotel garden supplying wonderful eggs for breakfast. By the way the breakfast was really good with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Enschede, The Netherlands
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
34 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Probably a nice place if you aren't on the ground floor. Decor neat and up to date. Totally ruined by having a room which directly faced the reception desk which was 1-2 metres away!!! I asked to be moved. Noisy guests coming and going and talking loudly until well after 2330 and phone ringing. Woken at 0730 by guests going... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cork, Ireland
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Stumbled across this little hotel which is a mix of old house charm and a large B&B and good value. Check in was quick and easy and the staff were friendly and helpful. I was travelling alone so expected that my roof top room would be something of a squeeze but i ended up with a spacious comfortable room with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
The Woodlands, Texas
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
3 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We really enjoyed our visit to Gabriel House. We had the corner room on the second floor which was spacious and beautifully appointed. I liked the feel of the old house coupled with updated charm. The bathroom was clean and roomy and the bed was very comfortable. The breakfast was exceptional and the hostess really seemed to care about getting... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Gabriel House B&B? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Gabriel House B&B

Address: Summerhill North | St. Lukes, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Gabriel House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 23
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Despegar.com, TripOnline SA, HostelWorld, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Gabriel House B&B reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Gabriel House Bed And Breakfast
Gabriel House Hotel Cork

126 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (107)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (32)
Viewed
View from room (8)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Bathroom (11)
Viewed
Room/suite (12)
Viewed
Other (39)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (19)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Other (9)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay