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The Ferris Wheel B&B

Gap of Dunloe, Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
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Ranked #31 of 141 Killarney B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014
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Apopka, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

We waited till dark to attempt to find this gem and had some problems, but a quick phone call from the locals and Nora drove into town to meet us and lead us back. Her and her husband John were so congenial and down to earth. Breakfast was amazing (thanks John!) The next morning John took us on a carriage... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Don’t think this excellent b&b is in Killarney: you have to travel some ten kilometers along the Ring of Kerry way and then to turn to the second left you find to the Gapo of Dunloe and travel again some three kilometers along a narrow road before entering the garden. Just then you are in the middle of the country,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The Ferris Wheel is located in the shadow of some of Ireland's highest mountains, right at the beginning of the Gap of Dunloe. Note that currently Google maps location for the B&B is incorrect.The correct location is about 1 km north of the indicated location. John and Nora Ferris are warm, friendly, witty hosts. Both went out of their way... More 

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Woodland Park, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

At first, we were disappointed by the location, being farther from Killarney than we anticipated. But we soon realized that the B&B was just down the road from the Gap of Dunloe, where we spent a day hiking and enjoying the bar/restaurant at the beginning of the trail. Also, the location was very quiet and relaxing, but close enough to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

pros - location in the countryside away from the tourist crowds in Killarney - modern and clean - good breakfast - nice people cons - can hear people in their rooms as you walk past - had to wait at breakfast time as not enough seating, perhaps if they are full they should organise different sitting times like 7-830 and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Stayed for two nights while visiting the Ring of Kerry and what a fantastic choice. The area is first class, the rooms are first class, the breakfast is first class and the price is first class. Will definitely be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Great little spot, minutes from Killarney and a nice base if you're down that part of the country. Everything was fine in the B&B itself, room was clean, a good size and the breakfast was good. Owners were nice as well. Good handbook in the rooms as well with plenty of information on the surrounding area.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

John and Nora made us feel very welcome, with lots of handy info on the locality (and what a stunning location it is in, within a short walk of the Gap of Dunloe). Nice clean room and a very good breakfast. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Ferris Wheel for two nights, the standard was first class. We have stayed at some 4 and 5 star hotels that were not as good, for the price paid it was excellent value for money. Everything was exceptional down to the cups and saucers and the knives and forks. I would have no... More 

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Cobh, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Stayed at the B&B for a couple of days with wife and daughter. The perfect sport to visit Killarney as well as the main surroundings including Gap of Dunloe (two minutes up the road), Carrauntohill (5 minutes up the road) and Killarney (about 10 minutes drive). Location is perfect and very quiet. The hotel rooms and bathroom are spotless and... More 

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Address: Gap of Dunloe, Beaufort, Killarney, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
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Number of rooms: 5
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