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The Brass Lantern

Old Railway Road, Kenmare, Ireland
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The Brass Lantern
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Ranked #52 of 62 Kenmare B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Brass Lantern, Old Railway Road, Kenmare, Ireland. All I can say is STAY AWAY. I stayed in room number 8 which is on the top floor of the B&B on the 19/05/2015 as I was working in the area over two days for Bank of Ireland in Kenmare doing IT duities. The room itself was clean and the facilities... More 

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Siena, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had some troubles in contacting the owner the day of our arrival, but the stay was really good: the room was nice and large , very clean. The breakfast was also good . The location is easy to find and close to restaurants and pubs, also quiet in a room with windows on the street. Thank you!

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Cork, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

i stayed here for two nights recently the room was big but basic it was very clean and and fresh the bed was very comfortable staff were very nice on the first morning breakfast was very good with a big varity of food available on the second night when i returned to the b&b it was late there was a... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

This is a small home that was converted into an 11 guestroom inn. There is no front desk, just a small living room and dining room. You are given a key for the front door of the home and another key for your room. The rooms are quite comfortable and clean. The property is located near, not in, the main... More 

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Navan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

This B&B is attached to a pub in town-Kenmare. The room was clean and comfortable and the breakfast was fine but the B&B lacked the personal touch of a Bean an Tí (woman of the house). However the house was clean and well presented and had ample parking at the rear of the house.

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cork
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

stayed there over the weekend .very nice place excellent clean well appoi nted rooms lovely breakfast and lovely staff just a couple of minutes from the centre of kenmare good value for money would recommend to others

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

This establishment was clean and very comfortable. The most outstanding part was the brilliant staff that were on the ball with a magnificent breakfast. It is also connected to the Coachmans Inn in town which offered great music and fantastic food. They couldn't have done anything else to make out stay more comfortable. Definitely would return.

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Solihull
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

It would be unfair to review the actual hotel as we never got to stay there, so this is based wholly on the customer service. When we arrived at the hotel for our one nights booking, there was a note pinned to the door explaining that they had had a problem with the boiler and we had been relocated to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2012 via mobile

Stayed here for a night with 2 friends It's a approximately 5 minute walk to kenmare from the b&b The staff were friendly The room was spacious and clean We thought it was a good value for money option for kenmare

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

I stayed in the Brass Lantern last weekend with a group of friends. It was a fantastic weekend made even better by the rooms and service in the Brass Lantern. On arrival I was given a very spacious room upstairs with a most comfortable bed. The bedroom and the bathroom was spotless. Breakfast was delicious both mornings. The centre of... More 

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