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Shealane Country House

Bridge Road | Corha-Mor, Valentia Island, Ireland
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Dublin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Jim and Mary were amazing hosts, so friendly and helpful! The accommodation was beautiful and so clean. Stunning views from both our room and the breakfast room. Just a few minutes walk from Portmagee, which makes it the prefect location if you are planning a trip to the Skelligs. I would certainly recommend the Shealane Country House to anyone.

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Hampton, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Mary and Jim are wonderful hosts and make everyone feel like they are in their home away from home. We stayed here two years ago hoping to get out to Skellig Michael but the weather wouldn't allow it. We decided to try again this year and Mary helped it happen by arranging the boat trip for us. We stayed here... More

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Guernsey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
30 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really suberb peaceful place to stay in a stunningly beautiful area. Absolutely everything is positive. It's a good centre for exploring Valentia Island and, of course, a trip to the Skelligs.

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ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This B&B is a great find - located on Valentia Island it is a must for travellers who want a home from home. The welcome we received from Mary & Jim was second to none. They were so friendly and accomodating - I wish we were staying longer. Our room was superb and the Bed was the best we slept... More

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shealane Country House is one of our favorite B&Bs ever. We stayed two nights in mid July. The room was spacious, nicely furnished, and equipped with all the little things you could possible need to make your stay comfortable. Most importantly, it was extremely clean. Free wifi worked perfectly. Wonderful breakfast selection with beautiful view on Portmagee. Mary and Jim... More

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Red Bank, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

What a nice place to stay! Mary was very helpful when planning our trip and made many suggestions to my wife for our trip that started in Dublin and took us thru Cork, the Ring of Kerry and then up past the Cliffs of Moher, Doolan and then back to Dublin. Breakfast was terrific, the room was very nice and... More

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Hudson, Ohio
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Everything about Shealane was wonderful, including the hospitality of Mary and Jim Lane. The location on Valentia Island is great, with fabulous views of the fishing village of Portmagee over the bridge. We were treated to those great views every morning when we had breakfast in the beautiful sunroom with windows on three sides. The breakfasts were delicious, with a... More

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

We could not ask for anything more from Shealane. Ideally located with wonderful views over the bridge to Port McGee. Comfortable rooms, guest lounge, great breakfast. When the weather is up to it there is a very comfortable terrace and gardens. We will return! I don't need 200 characters to review Shealane, just go, you will not be disappointed!!!

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Vienna, Wien, Austria
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19 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The room offered a very nice few over the harbor of Portmagee. The room was very quiet and included a TV and a beautiful and clean bath. The breakfast was very tasty; especially the chocolate rolls. The price was ok.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This B&B was recommended to me by a colleague and he could not have picked a better place! We arrived much later than planned but we were received with Jim's big smile and "no problem at all". Our room was beautiful with a fabulous view onto Portmagee and the hills of the island. The beds, bathroom and furnishings left nothing... More

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Address: Bridge Road | Corha-Mor, Valentia Island, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Valentia Island
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