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Kilcooly's Country House

Main Street, Ballybunion, Ireland (Formerly Iragh Ti Connor)
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Ranked #4 of 21 Ballybunion B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

One must realize that it is an old building without the amenities of a brand new resort. Kilcooly's is best for a charming, personal experience. Pros: (1) Service: The owners are accommodating and friendly. They made it a point to go out of their way to ensure a pleasant stay to include modifying their breakfast times to match our daily... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't have a reservation but it was very quiet at around 6pm on Sunday last when three of us popped in for main courses. Good food. Friendly service. Staff of four worked the bar and restaurant without a fuss. Sea bass extremely good, steak sandwich very tasty and the fillet steak was perfect. Sun-dried tomatoes so much better in a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Group of 8 guys from all over US spent four nights at Kilcooly's Country House and had a great time. Owners John and Joan were fantastic and overly accommodating. Great breakfasts every morning before hitting the links, friendly, fun bar in the evening and great food in the main restaurant. Located in the heart of Ballybunion and five minutes from... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful owners and staff, made to feel really welcome,.....Lovely big spacious room, with great facilities. the food in the restaurant was excellent, lovely Sunday lunch, compete with any 5* fine dining resturant. Something for everyone and great fresh daily specials. Great entertainment in the night with wonderful Irish music.

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New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled with 7 other golfers/friends and had a wonderful time. Nice, clean, fun hotel and restaurant. Food is very good. Service Excellent. Bar charming. Proprietor Joan is hands on with everything. Perfect location down the street from Ballybunion golf club, and down the road from Doonbeg. The town is great with a better than expected weekend nightlife, all within walking... More

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Tipperary, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I was in Kilcooly's Country House for dinner with a few friends recently. We really enjoyed our meal. The food was delicious and the staff were so friendly. It is a lovely tranquil place to go with beautiful surroundings. I will be giving Kilcooly house another visit on my next trip to Ballybunion. Would recommend highly.

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Thurles, Tipperary, Ireland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was in ballybunion for the weekend and went to Kilcoolys for Sunday Lunch, The staff were very friendly. It took 30min from when the starter arrived to when the main arrived at the table. It arrived and then had to ask for the veg. On the plates there wasn't a lot of potatoes and asked for more which they... More

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Concord, Massachusetts
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

If you are traveling through or staying in Ballybunion, Kilcooly's Country House has a very good restaurant, pub and veranda to enjoy a beverage and/or a bite to eat. The old hotel atmosphere is quiet and relaxed along with a wait staff that is cordial. We enjoyed the glass enclosed veranda overlooking the garden and parts of the town square.... More

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Drogheda, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Part of me does not want to write a review of here as I don’t want to spoil the secret that is Kilcoolys. I have been here on several occasions when I am looking for some peace, quiet and to recharge the batteries . The accommodation is quiet and peaceful and as it’s a small venue you feel totally relaxed... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014 via mobile

Was down for wedding that was held n hotel as a civil ceremony Hats off to all you in Kilcoolys . We wanted for nothing excellent food service venue and rooms but most of all the sat night craic in the bar with the trad music, you are all what Irish hospitality is about, cannot wait to come back asap

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Address: Main Street, Ballybunion, Ireland (Formerly Iragh Ti Connor)
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Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballybunion
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Kilcooly's Country House, formerly known as Iragh Ti Connor. John &; Joan O'Connor invite you to relax in their luxury country house. The 19th-century building has recently been refurbished to the highest standard with all modern conveniences. ... more   less 
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