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Blindgate House

Blindgate Street, Kinsale, Ireland
Blindgate House
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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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Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here recently, the lady of the house is very helpful, a pleasure to deal with. Rooms are spacious and clean and the house is conveniently located. Wifi is an issue in some rooms but overall a very pleasant stay.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night recently Ideally located just off the main drag The room was very spacious very clean and had really nice furniture the bed was big and spacious and very comfortable Plenty of parking out front which is very safe The breakfast was very nice hot and well presented and plenty on the plate The lady of the... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night during a 2 week driving tour after reading about it in Rick Steve's Ireland book. Facilities were clean and modern. Was a bit concerned about the location from prior reviews, but it was a very easy walk to the town and restaurants. Parking is ample. The owner was helpful in providing recommendations and travel information. Breakfast was... More 

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North Potomac, MD
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were recently in Kinsale. We chose Blindgate House due to its location near to people we were visiting. Our stay of 4 nights was terrific. The room was extremely comfortable, bathroom was large and spotless and breakfasts were excellent. It was very quiet at night, and we slept very well (not usual for us!). We spent... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

It's been a few months since I travelled around Ireland with my mother, and yesterday someone asked me where was the best place I stayed... the answer was Blindgate House because everything was perfect. Both my mother and I can highly recommend it. We arrived in Kinsale without a booking for accommodation and found the owner extremely friendly and she... More 

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Waconia, Minnesota
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23 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We loved Kinsale. Our room was very large - the owner said that it was an upgrade because she had given our room to someone else. The walk into town was downhill - going back was a little more challenging but OK. Very nice breakfast. The owner must not have been having a good day when we were there -... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

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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34 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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 helpful votes 15 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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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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