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Friar's Lodge

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Friar Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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Ranked #21 of 53 Kinsale B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here in early July as part of a group of ten girls on a hen weekend. We weren't sure what to expect, but we were pleasantly surprised. The rooms are large and very comfortable. The bathrooms are clean and even though we were central it was very quiet so perfect if you want a relaxing stay. The guest... More

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Galway, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night recently. Close to main attractions, off street parking, spacious, clean and comfortable. Staff very friendly and helpful. Free Wi-Fi @ reception , very relaxed athmosphere. Would recommend it.

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Silves, Portugal
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go to kinsale often, and when i do i stay at Friars lodge, they make me feel so comfortable it feels like home. the rooms are excellent the breakfast is great, and its close to everything in Kinsale,and a great price it suits me

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Ormond Beach
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72 reviews 72 reviews
59 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for two nights on a recent Rick Steves tour. The place was quirky and had some pleasant features but overall a bit dreary. The Room: -The room was very large and appeared clean with a decent bed. The furnishings were dark and worn and the linens and towels scratchy and cheap feeling. The bathroom had one of those... More

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Waterford, Ireland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed at the Friars lodge the first weekend in June. I was so impressed that we booked for the same weekend next year. 2015. Firstly we were upgraded to a larger room which was just lovely. The bathroom was large and immaculately clean. There was lovely tea and coffee which was perfect after shopping all day. The breakfast was... More

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Richmond, VA
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We were pretty disappointed by this place for a number of reasons, not the least of which was a desk clerk that insulted us. Rooms are spartan and on the seedy side, with outdated baths (remember the square dryers with a hose?) and poor electrical capacity (we blew a fuse by using a fan and space heater since running clothes... More

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Mentor, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Easy to walk to good dining and pubs. The staff was excellent, the room was comfortable, and the parking was plentiful! We'd stay again, without a doubt! The Wi-Fi was so-so but otherwise the room was clean, comfortable, and had a spacious bathroom plus plenty of bed space. We had the family room with a double and two twin beds,... More

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Savannah, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Stayed in Friar's Lodge last weekend. My car broke down as I got to Kinsale. I rang to tell them i'd be late checking in and they drove down to collect me!! The girl was so helpful that she even called a mechanic friend for me. All the staff I encountered were very friendly and kept asking "if i managed... More

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We paid $90E for May 22. Quiet street. Nice. Large room. Free Wireless. The "pudding" that is served for breakfast is not for most people............. A bit hard to find with car and UP the hill from the town.

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Cork, Ireland
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Can't recommend this place enough; Clean, family friendly, great staff and the best Breakfast in Ireland, stayed here recently with my husband and two young children, it was perfect from the start, our room was HUGE so the kids could roam around, the staff are so nice and helpful they suggested fun things to do during the day in the... More

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Address: Friar Street, Kinsale, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Hotel Class:4 star — Friar's Lodge 4*
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