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Kilgarvan Road, Kenmare, Ireland
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Ranked #24 of 59 Kenmare B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014
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Westborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The Lodge was warm and friendly. Rosemarie was delightful, warm and friendly. It is just a short walk from town, across the street from the golf club and an ideal location to use as a base to explore the Ring of Kerry and Killarney National Park. The breakfast was great, homemade and a wonderful way to start off each day.... More

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Amandola, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The Lodge was ok but a bit impersonal, there was a feeling of not really being able to touch anything ! Bed linen did not seem to fit the bed which was a little uncomfortable. Very clean and an excellent location.

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Kerry
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

kenmare is a super place to visit. great food, scenery, but can be expensive. the lodge at €80 for B&B for 2 in peak summer is great value. 5 mins walk from town centre. parking and wifi available free. rooms are beautiful. breakfast includes home-made bread and scones. highly recommended.

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County Kerry, Ireland
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Sorry about the late review but better late than never ! Stayed for one night last year for my boyfriends birthday, arrived at our room and the owner had a box of butlers chocs and a card in the room for him, it really was a fantastic and touching thing to do. The room was really unusual and really comfy... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We will definitely be back! Beautiful accommodations and wonderful breakfast. The staff is wonderful. The B&B is walking distance to the heart of Kenmare. Kenmare is the perfect Irish town. Very quiet. Nice surroundings. Can't say enough good things about The Lodge!

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Kailua Kona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We stayed for one night before we started to hike the Beara Way. The room was magical. It was large, clean and decorated beyond belief. The en-suite bath was large with a wonderful soaking tub and shower. The breakfast was served in a beautiful room and the staff was extremely friendly. The owner, Rosemary, took time to ask about our... More

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birmingham
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Just 10 minutes walk from town centre. Lovely guest house. Big car park at the side of the main building. Spacious, comfortable room with all amenities. Staff were most welcoming and a great source of advice on where to eat, drink and visit during our two night stay. Breakfast was very good and freshly cooked. Thoroughly enjoyed our time here... More

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Cork, Ireland
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6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Stayed here for two nights for a wedding and was delighted with it. Beautiful rooms with gorgeous mahogony beds, really felt like we were staying in a 5 star hotel not a b&b. Members of our family stayed in other B&Bs in Kenmare for a similar price and came to see our room & couldnt believe the difference!! The staff... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

This is one of the coolest guesthouses we have stayed in...the rooms are unique, clean and tidy. The staff very nice..it was my birthday and they left butlers chocs and a card which was a nice touch...;) Deffo worth a look x

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Rooms large and clean but the place has seen better days which shouldn't stop you staying here; keep reading. Lovely living room for chatting. Has pictures and other memorabilia from the area. Easy walk to downtown, but needs an outside light in the entrance. We walked from town after dark and would have missed the hotel save a car's lights... More

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Address: Kilgarvan Road, Kenmare, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 12
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