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Hawthorn House

Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, Ireland
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Ranked #18 of 56 Kenmare B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time staying at the Hawthorne House! Mary and her family were so friendly and helpful. The location was fantastic and breakfast was delicious! We didn't make reservations ahead of time, but they were able to accommodate us and let us park our rental car behind the house. They recommended a place for dinner and music and... More

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Seneca, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We stayed a extra day because we were so comfortable and enjoyed Mary's company. The B&B is the prefect location for this beautiful town and area to explore. Oh did we mention Mary she is a delightful Lady. The rooms are very nice and clean and breakfast are very good also.

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county offaly
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

WE WERE BACK TO HAWTHORN HOUSE in Nov 2013 and that same warm friendly welcome and family atmosphere was still there, Mary the owner all I can say is (YOU CAN'T BUY PERSONALITY) and Mary has just got it, the Kenmare / Killarney road was breath taking with the red holly berries so plentiful and the golden Autumn leaves the... More

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Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

This is my second time to stay in this guest house and I feel compelled to write a review. Firstly u will NOT get a better location for exploring this fantastic town I just love Kenmare. Secondly I can not understand any of the negative comments the owner is lovely she rubs a very busy b & b and still... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

A wonderful, homely, B&B. Very reasonable rates and friendly staff. And it's only a few yards from Henry Street with its shops, restaurants, pubs and cafés. Kenmare is a great town and Hawthorne House is an ideal place to stay. We would definitely go back there, in fact I'm sure we will!

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La Verne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

My husband and I spent one night at Hawthorne House in September 2013 prior to driving the Ring of Kerry. It was a perfect location just steps from all the shops and restaurants. Mary was a delightful host and made us feel very at home. Our room was large and very clean. Breakfast was excellent. We would certainly recommend a... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Our stay at Hawthorne House in October was delightful. Our rooms were comfortable and immaculately clean. The location was perfect and the breakfast very good. But, the best part was Mary the gracious and vivacious proprietress. Mary made us feel at home immediately, made recommendations for restaurants and pubs all of which were great, and suggested a days sightseeing drive... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

My girlfriend and I were doing the Ring of Kerry and ending in Kenmare. We checked out several hostels and found that the prices were more or less the same (60-70 Euro for a double room), and ended up doubling back to Hawthorn House for its warm atmosphere and welcoming host Mary. She told us a lot about Kenmare and... More

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Canmore, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We stayed at Hawthorn House for 2 nights, Sept. 24 and 25. It was excellent, especially our hostess Mary who is genuine and warm. We felt at home immediately. Our room was large and comfortable; the breakfast was delicious. The location was great. Kenmare is a lovely little town! Thank you, Mary.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

I booked a room for 2 people coming to do some work for me. They arrived late in the evening and were warmly welcomed by the owner, Mary O'Brien. Breakfast normally commenced at 0800 but Mary went out of her way to start breakfast at 0730 to accommodate their early departure. This warm and most accommodating attitude complemented the excellent... More

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Also Known As:
Hawthorn House Hotel Kenmare
Hawthorn House Hotel
Address: Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Amenities:
Free Parking
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Ranked #18 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Kenmare
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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