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Riversdale Bed & Breakfast

Balheary Road, Swords, Ireland
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Ranked #6 of 14 Swords B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Erica T Spokane, Washington
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Spokane, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Conveniently located near the Dublin Airport, this charming B&B and it's gracious, helpful hosts made our trip to Ireland a wonderful experience! Catherine and Michael were so kind and friendly, and Michael even drew us a map to get to the Swords Express, which is an excellent part of the public transportation system in Dublin (it was about a 10... More

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Summerville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Riversdale B&B was a wonderful place to stay. The hosts were very helpful with advise and guidance to ensure we enjoyed the visit to the area. Breakfast was very good and even when we were on the go early in the morning they made sure there was Juice, yogurt, cereal, toast, etc. available for us. We would definitely stay here... More

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Melbourne, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Riversdale B&B is located very near the Dublin Int. Airport (10-15 minutes); however, it is in a country setting just north of Swords. The B&B is very quiet and peaceful yet convenient to the airport and good restaurants. I cannot say enough about the host and hostess, the Cavanaugh's, as they so warmly welcomed us, were extremely flexible with our... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We chose this place because it was closer to the airport. It was a pleasant place to stay and the hosts were really nice. The food was excellent and the rooms were just as you would hope. We stayed here two nights and that was great. The house is beautiful and the people were really flexible on arrivals and breakfast.... More

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Munich, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Although the location of Riversdale Bed & Breakfast is a little bit remote with respect to downtown Dublin it is a very nice place to spent a few days. In contrast to the city center it is a place which is not crowded by tourists where everybody speaks a foreign language and you might think that you are not really... More

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Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We spent a long weekend at Riversdale for St. Patrick's Day and it superseded all of my expectations. The property is a little out of the way, but we ended up loving that aspect of the trip. It is very close to the airport, and it was quick and easy to get into the heart of Dublin. Our hosts were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

They took us in last minute and we were so very happy with out experience. They were so very helpful and inviting. She drew us a map to go in town for dinner and to leave to the airport the following morning. The bed was very comfortable and we really appreciated having access the mini fridge to have a bite... More

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West Palm
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I am honestly perplexed that the overall reviews for this B&B are as positive as they are. I found it to be very dingy and rather depressing. Cramped spacing, very-VERY unpleasant room. Layout was cramped and just plain ugly. Old furniture and bedding. A bit dusty. Certainly not inviting or bright or pleasant. I was uncomfortable the entire time I... More

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Manhatton, Owner at Riversdale Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

we have noted this review and updated furniture in room sorry about the dust, this was an oversight we would have been grateful if this had of been brought to our attention at the time. More

Crystal Lake, Illinois
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We stayed with Michael and Catherine for the beginning of our trip and the end of our trip. They were gracious hosts and our stay was wonderful! The property is very clean and comfortable, the bus to Dublin is conveniently located (once you know how to flag it down :)). Breakfast every day was very fresh, hot and tasty! We... More

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Huntsville, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Very conveniently located for sightseeing and pub crawling in Dublin ... Michael and Catherine couldn't be more accommodating or gracious with everything from parking and traffic tips to help registering Vat tax refund cards ... great breakfast, cozy rooms ... and free soccer right next door

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Address: Balheary Road, Swords, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Swords
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Riversdale Bed & Breakfast Swords, County Dublin, Ireland

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