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Kenmur House B & B

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45 Father Murphy Square, Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Bathurst, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stayed one night but would have no hesitation in booking for longer if back that way. John and Peggy were great hosts, very friendly, open and helpful. Our room was very clean and well appointed and had a very good shower and very comfortable bed. WiFi worked well in our room. There is off street parking available at... More 

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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were very clean, modern and comfortable! The breakfast was great and John and Peggy were so sweet and helpful. Geraldine was very friendly and pointed out places to check out. We only had one night but the next time we will stay longer as there is so much to do and see in Kilkenny!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

This B&B is tucked into a quiet residential neighborhood about 10 minute walk from the city center. Quiet, comfortable, clean, and affordable, this was a perfect stay for us in Kilkenny! Hosts Peggy and John were SO warm and welcoming, their kindness made us truly feel at home! And the breakfasts- SO delicious and satisfying, a great start to every... More 

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

My friends and I visited Kilkenny for the first time in May. Peggy and John were wonderful hosts - you'll feel like you're an invited guest in their home. They are welcoming and so helpful suggesting what to do and see in the town. The location of the B&B is perfect. It's in a quiet neighborhood and only a short... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

We were welcomed with delicious scones and coffee. The room was very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and plentiful. The location is perfect, just a short walk to all the sights and town centre. The hosts were very welcoming and friendly.

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Waterford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Lovely people, the rooms are clean and well maintained and there is a lovely breakfast in the morning. All the other reviews for Kenmur House tell the same story. The weather was cold last night and John lit a good fire in the guest kitchen/TV room. They go the extra mile :)

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Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

On our first trip to Ireland my daughter and I stayed at Kenmur House. The Kennedy family are excellent hosts; they made us welcome by providing tea and the best home-made scones. The rooms are homey and comfortable - the ensuite bathroom is immaculate. The guest lounge was a great place to hang out in after a long day of... More 

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Shellharbour, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed here in August with my family, very child friendly definitely recommend to anyone. Owners were lovely such a warm welcome, made us all feel at home. Secure parking available, short walk to centre. perfect.

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Brough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights in total and couldn't have been happier. John & Peggy made us very welcome and the home made scones and tea on arrival were much appreciated after our long journey from England. The B & B had everything including a guest lounge complete with kitchenette which came in very handy as... More 

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Kent
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Tourist office put us in touch with Kenmur house and it did not disappoint. Situated in a 1950's residential area a few minutes walk from Kilkenny Centre. Owners (John & Peggy) couldn't have done more to make our stay and extremely pleasant one. Rooms were very clean and comfortable. Some on ground floor and some on first floor. WiFi available... More 

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