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Friar's Lodge

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Friar Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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Ranked #21 of 54 Kinsale B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a wonderful few days in Friars Lodge in lovely Kinsale. Friars lodge is a home away from home thanks to the lovely Maureen, her daughter Aine and all the lovely staff there. Dog friendly , beautifully appointed rooms just a short walk from the water and the lovely streets of Kinsale. Fabulous breakfasts- home cooked and fantastic array... More

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Sugar Land, Texas
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is located just outside the heart of town, convenient to the shops, pubs and restaurants. Our room was very large, comfortable and clean. We stayed here two nights and would stay here again.

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North Chicago, Illinois
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92 reviews 92 reviews
25 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here with my family of 4 and the room was huge. The rooms were a bit dated, but clean. Had a good, quiet nights sleep. The hot water ran very cold in my shower, after 2 of us showered, but the hotel discounted my charge bc of this. The hot breakfast was good, but the buffet options were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

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
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

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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73 reviews 73 reviews
59 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

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
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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
12 helpful votes 12 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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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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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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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