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Blindgate Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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Blindgate House
Ranked #16 of 53 Kinsale B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chesapeake, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great stay while in Kinsale. The rooms were nice and clean and rather large. The bathroom was clean and a good size (which is sometimes hard to find while in Ireland). Great breakfast to go along with it. The owner was very pleasant to talk with and very helpful with giving out directions and recommendations for food and tours.

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Rotorua
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Great location a short walk from town down the hill. Great rooms with large and comfortable beds . Everything worked well but need to upgrade to flat screen tv's after all is 2014. Very pleasant host helpful and accommodating Has a very comfortable guest lounge for a quiet read Plenty of parking

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Pittsburgh, PA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed for three nights in mid-June. The room and hospitality were excellent...comfortable, quiet, excellent breakfast. Maeve is spectacular...it was quite warm so she found a fan for our room. We asked for ice the first night, and found some every night when we arrived back. And she provided excellent advice on local attractions. If we return to Kinsale, and... More

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Cupertino, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This B & B is well worth finding and like a previous reviewer, I was directionally challenged getting there. In desperation I called Maeve and she came straight out to find us! What a wonderful service. The house is spotless and in a quiet area above the town of Kinsale. It is a easy walk to all the wonderful cafes,... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We absolutely loved the two nights that we stayed with Maeve Coakley at her wonderful Blindgate House. Maeve pays attention to detail and we loved getting to know her on our stay. The rooms are amazingly large, very accommodating. Quiet and clean. What can I say? We will definitely recommend everyone to stay at Blindgate House. The building and rooms... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The hotel feels like an intimate bed and breakfast. It's just a short nice walk to the village. Our room was very large and quiet. The king bed was perfect, the bedding lovely, the down pillows devine! Maeve the owner and innkeeper prepares the morning breakfast, which was delicious! She was driving into town and even gave us a ride... More

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Cary, North Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Blindgate House. The room was large, and the bathroom was ample and clean. Great shower. Breakfast was great, and the service was polite. Be warned! It is a difficult climb from the city center. My husband and I are in our 30s, and it made our legs burn going up that initial hill.

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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Blindgate House is attractive, with new, smallish rooms (compared to the other lodging we had on this trip). There is a good-sized parking lot. Breakfast was very nice. Be aware that Kinsale is VERY hilly, and Blindgate was way up the hill from the city center, where the restaurants and pubs are located. You'll get your exercise, since it isn't... More

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Helena, Alabama, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My husband and I stayed for two nights at Blindgate House during a two week trip to Ireland. The rooms are very nice, clean and quite large. There is ample off-street parking. Breakfast is very good. Maeve, the proprietor was helpful with questions regarding local laundries. The guest house is a little bit of a hike, uphill, from the town... More

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Des Moines, IA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

I can't add much to the laudatory reviews of this property. Wonderful property, clean, good-size rooms, delicious breakfast, and a lovely, helpful proprietor in Maeve. It's a very short walk to the center of town. I will stay here on my next visit to Kinsale.

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Additional Information about Blindgate House

Address: Blindgate Street, Kinsale, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Blindgate House Hotel Kinsale

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