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Killowen, Kenmare, Ireland
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Ranked #8 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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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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    5 of 5 stars
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Hickory Creek, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Driftwood is in an excellent location, walking distance to the City Center. The room and the entire B&B is very clean, modern, and very well maintained. Peter and Mignonne were excellent hosts. The breakfasts were very well done. Bed was very comfortable. We select our B&Bs based on Tripadvisor reviews. The Driftwood receives excellent reviews which reflect the B&Bs... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We have just stayed at Driftwood on one of there special rates. An absolute fabulous stay, perfect beds, shower and breakfast, also a great host and exceptional value for money. Our location was ideal for visiting the golf course which we overlooked.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

A home away from home! Peter and Mignonne are lovely and make you feel very comfortable. Our room was lovely, the beds comfortable and it was nice and quiet. Peter cooked a great breakfast, we could choose grom 5 or 6 options and Mignonne sat with us after breakfast and plotted what we could do for the day with lots... More

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Oud-Turnhout, Belgium
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39 reviews 39 reviews
39 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

5 years ago, we have also stayed a few days at this B & B. All our wishes were then fulfilled. That's the reason why we have recently stayed here again for three days. And the positive feeling that we had then, has not been changed. Peter and Mignonne are very gracious hosts. We also want to emphasize that there... More

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San Diego, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

What a lovely home turned Bed and Breakfast. The owners, Peter and Mignonne, have impeccable taste that is reflected in Driftwood Bed and Breakfast. We spent two nights here. Peter cooks a great breakfast and Mignonne gave us an excellent map of the Ring of Kerry along with great suggestions. Peter's suggestion of Davitts restaurant was right on and we... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

The Driftwood B & B was our home for two nights last month. It was exceptionally clean, neat, comfortable, and friendly. The location was perfect - a short walk into Kenmare for shopping, eating and a Pub crawl with Irish music. Peter, the Proprietor, was a great host, made an excellent breakfast, and was a good source for local information.... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This is a lovely little B&B about a 10 min walk from the heart of Kenmare, which is an absolutely amazing town. Our hosts were very nice and kept to themselves for the most part, which I liked. The house was very quiet and relaxing, the rooms are beautiful and clean. The breakfast is wonderful, made when you order it... More

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Limerick, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

This B&B "Driftwood" in Kenmare, Co. Kerry is a great place to stay. The owners Peter and Mignonne Williams are friendly and helpful and breakfast was delicious. We stayed in the apartment for a number of days. It was exceptionally clean with good facilities and plenty of hot water. Kenmare is a gem of an Irish town. The surrounding countryside... More

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Bayonne, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I cannot speak highly enough of this B&B or of its hosts! The Driftwood is a short walk to the town center and has parking, which is perfect if you have a car but don't want the hassle of parking in town. The room was immaculately clean and comfortable, and the Irish breakfast was one of the best ones we... More

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We stayed 4 nights at Driftwood and really enjoyed our stay .Mignonne and Peter were extremely friendly and helpful hosts who have decorated and furnished the house in a bright, contemporary style. Breakfast was served in a lovely room at the back of the house and the simple menu was always beautifully cooked and presented. The B and B was... More

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Address: Killowen, Kenmare, Ireland
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Kenmare
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The contemporary 4 star rated property is ideally situated on the edge of Kenmare and a short walk into the town. All 3 bedrooms are presented to a very high standard and all en-suite. A fine eye for detail by the owners and complimentary tea/coffee, shower and shampoo and free WI-FI ensure a very comfortable stay for guests. ... more   less 
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