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Rocklands House Bed and Breakfast

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Compass Hill, Kinsale, Ireland
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Rocklands House Bed and Breakfast

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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nice, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What did we prefer : - The astonishing view - The fabulous breakfast with fresh fruit salad, home-made scones and delicious pancakes - The warm hospitality of John - The peaceful environment - The cleanliness of the place Difficult to say but everything was there and we would have liked to stay longer for sure.

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Up on the hill with some lovely views from the rooms. John was most helpful and made us feel welcome. Good breakfast made to order. The rooms were clean with fresh towels daily. The walk to Kinsale wasn't too far, although we could have done without it at night so sometimes we took the car. Thanks for a lovely stay... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We recently enjoyed a one night stay and wished we could have stayed longer. John was a wonderful host, providing us with helpful suggestions for exploring (and eating) in town and interesting insights on local attractions. Our room was comfortable, clean and quiet, with amazing views over the river to enjoy the complimentary tea and coffee facilities (and bottled water... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

An amazing house in a stunning location - our room looked out onto the river. The room was lovely and peaceful, and the bed was super comfortable. And the breakfast was delicious! Kinsale is a beautiful town and this was a perfect place to stay.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This B&B is honestly one of the best places I have ever stayed at! Very comfortable, spectacular views- lovely friendly owner and a magnificent breakfast! It is walkable to town and in a very peaceful part of Kinsale. I would highly recommend it.

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

My mother and I stayed for one night and wished we could have stayed longer. John was a very welcoming and helpful host; he secured a reservation for us at a wonderful restaurant, Fishy Fishy. Breakfast was delicious, and the views are indescribably beautiful. Would recommend, and hope to stay again soon,

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Fantastic accommodation, home from home,, although to much toast hee hee !! Very attentive host a most enjoyable stay, would go back again & again. Wonderful views, good base for sightseeing & exploring the area.

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Nantwich, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This has the most amazing views and a great welcome from john. Our rooms were airy and comfortable not the most glamorous but there were compensations in the great sitting room we were able to use. Breakfast was served in the room with the view and fresh scones, bread and amazing pancakes were on the menu, my father had seconds!... More 

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Giv'atayim, Israel
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We stayed for one night last week and would have stayed more but unfortunately the place was fully booked so we were lucky to have just the one night,. Excellent rooms and good views of Kinsale harbour high up on compass hill, which also has a really good circular walk of about 40 minutes. also ideal for going into town... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We stayed for one night only mores the pity. Was greeted by the friendly golden Labrador (nice touch!) and then shown to our lovely room with balcony looking out over the beautiful garden and beyond Kinsale Harbour. What a gorgeous place in Ireland. Delicious buffet breakfast on top of full Irish breakfast. Gentle Gracious Irish service. Highly recommended.

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