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O'Shea's Ceol Na Habhann

Killarney Road, Kenmare, Ireland
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Ranked #19 of 58 Kenmare B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Nancy, France
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Pretty place, 2km from the center of Kenmare, very quiet. The room was cosy and very clean, and a special mention for the Irish breakfast, the pancakes and the SCONES (everything homemade). The O'Sheas are welcoming and they helped us when our car broke down, what a journey ! We will remember the hospitality of Irish Kerry people. :)

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My family of four and I stayed at O'Sheas during a recent visit to the Kenmare area. We were able to arrange our visit with Therese beforehand and were able to stay in a room that easily held our family. The room was extremely accommodating in terms of size and overall square footage. The accommodations were spotlessly clean, spacious and... More

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Jupiter, Florida
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Even though I made my reservation months in advance AND confirmed via email prior to my trip, I was informed I had no room and was set up with another establishment. Thankfully, the other B&B was a great stay.

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Richland Center, Wisconsin
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

What a great place to stay while visiting Kenmare and the Ring Of Kerry. Therese is a wonderful hostess and made us feel right at home. We had a king room which was very well appointed. Therese takes pride in her home and it shows in the cleanliness and neatness all around. We would definitely recommend O'Shea's and hope to... More

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West Dennis, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We were so excited to return to O'Shea's Ceol Na Habhann and were not disappointed! From our welcoming hugs from Therese upon our arrival to more hugs and a special parting gift of the best scones I've ever had as we sadly left for our next destination, our stay in Kenmare and with Therese was wonderful! Therese keeps a lovely,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This was a lovely B&B, cosy and clean and the lady who owns it is so nice & welcoming! Only 1 minute drive from Kenmare town..perfect location to avoid expensive accomodation in the town itself. 100% going back

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed in O Shea's for one night while we went to visit kenmare for the pink ribbon walk. We had a triple room for the 3 of us and it was very nice. O Shea's is also very near the town it's about 10min walk. Breakfast was lovely and we could have as much as we wanted. I will... More

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Barnet, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Our recent trip to Kenmare brought us back to O'Shea's Coel Na Habhann. Once again we were greeted with hugs and given our choice of rooms. Therese is a wonderful hostess and even packed us some of her famous scones for our day trips. Finished to the highest standard this is the place to stay when visiting Kenmare.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We stayed for one night while attending a wedding in Kenmare. Therese was very welcoming when we arrived, giving us tips about taxis in kenmare and the options and times for breakfast the next morning etc. The room and facilities were great, very clean and nicely decorated with art. At breakfast the next morning, Therese went out of her way... More

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Truro, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Therese is a wonderful host and a very welcoming and excellent example of Ireland's superb hospitality. From the time of booking throughout our two night stay, she couldn't have done more to make us feel comfortable and welcome. She even spent time with us sharing her thoughts on everything from the effect of the euro on the Irish economy to... More

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Address: Killarney Road, Kenmare, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
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O'Sheas Ceol Na Habhann is a tastefully furnished B&B, situated in a quiet scenic location off the N71 Killarney - Ring of Kerry road, just 1.5km from the picturesque town of Kenmare. All bedrooms are spacious and en suite with television, tea/coffee making facilities and hairdryer. During the day you can view, John, milking the cows as you enjoy your stay at our working farmhouse or take in a short walk. You will be amazed to see an ancient ring fort on the farm. O'Sheas Ceol Na habhann is short distance from Kenmare Town and is the ideal base for touring the Ring of Kerry, Beara Peninsula, Killarney Town and National Park. This Bed and Breakfast has received a Gold Rating from Green Tourism. ... more   less 
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