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The Tides Guesthouse

3.5 of 5 Guest house   |   Listowel Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
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Ranked #2 of 21 Ballybunion B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Meddybemps, Maine
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful place, wonderful location, easy to find. It is tastefully decorated, nice golf theme. Great views from every window, good food, very friendly hosts. The room was very roomy, the bed comfortable. Big bathroom and the shower was fabulous! Luxury accomodations at a reasonable price. We would highly recommend staying here.

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Longford, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Ballybunion during a wild and stormy February weekend. The warmth and hospitality I experienced at the Tides was exceptional and I would highly recommend this guesthouse. The comfort and friendliness was outstanding. These facilities are akin to a top hotel. I intend to visit again very soon. Thank you all! Shane. Longford.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed in The Tides Guesthouse for 2 nights. This B&B is very beautiful, clean spacious, and the owner David is attentive and friendly. We didn`t have breakfast there but I am sure that it would be very good. We would definitely stay there again.

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 via mobile

There's nothing much to say about here other than it was absolutely perfect. It is situated about half a mile from the town of Ballybunion. There is a lovely view across the ocean. It's close to Ballybunion golf course. The room was spotless. The owner was a gent. The breakfast was lovely. You couldn't find too many places better than... More

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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

We had a wonderful experience at the Tides. The owner was a great guy and very helpful in filling in the gaps we needed. The rooms were very clean and accommodating. Did I mention the breakfast? Great! I highly recommend this stop for anyone traveling to Ballybunion.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

A group of us had the pleasure of spending five nights at this wonderful Bed and Breakfast! From the minute we arrived until we left David and Doreen treated us like family. The accommodations were fabulous. We will definitely be returning to this beautiful home away from home!! Susan and Bruce

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Just home from a lovely weekend away in Ballybunion, Kerry. Our stay in the Tides was divine so clean, so warm and snug when it got cold in the evenings. We stay in the room that is on the web site the Master Suite room and it is a good as it looks. David and Doreen had great suggestion each... More

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

What a treasure, what a delight! We were two couples travelling on a “trip of a lifetime” to Ireland, Scotland & London celebrating an anniversary milestone. David and Doreen opened their home, heart and hospitality to make our stay in Ireland a memory to last forever. We were lucky enough to spend five nights at the Tides, making day trips... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

I really enjoyed my stay at The Tides Guesthouse, here with 8 friends for a golfing trip and we used The Tides as a base camp for our stay. David arranged everything for us including golf reservations at each golf course. Our stay was really enjoyable, the guesthouse has all modern amenities, the food was superb including the pancakes in... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

David is a very entertaining host and a wealth of information! Great breakfast and the accommodation was perfect for the 7 of us. Just a short drive from town. Recommend the seaweed bath at Collins, a unique experience.

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Address: Listowel Road, Ballybunion, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Ballybunion
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Suites
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Ranked #2 of 21 B&Bs / Inns in Ballybunion
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Tides Guesthouse 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
David & Doreen Walsh await your arrival in our family run boutique Ballybunion accommodation. After the day's events relax and unwind with well appointed rooms in our luxury Bed and Breakfast facility. ... more   less 
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