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Ashdene Country Home

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Knockanree Lower, Avoca, Ireland
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Ranked #6 of 6 Avoca B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Barcelona, Spain
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifull room, good mattress. The house was placed in a quiet environmet. We were offered diferent alternatives for breakfast. Excelent breakfast. Friendly owner. Excellent to visit several atraccion points in Wicklow

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Newtownabbey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

This was my second stay at Ashdene having been there two years ago. This place should be much better known. Jackie and Mervyn have the most wonderful place. It's in the loveliest location just a half mile out of Avoca on the road to Redcross. My room was absolutely perfect with all the amenities I could ever need. The lounge... More

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Downpatrick
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Stayed one night recently with hosts Jackie and Mervyn. Welcome and hospitality outstanding in a tranquil location. Accommodation spotlessly clean. Also wi-fi also available. Breakfast was simply superb. Would recommend to everyone.

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Portland, Oregon
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We arrived at Ashdene after nearly 30 hours of no sleep and we were very happy to finally be there. Jackie was a wonderful host bringing us tea and pie. The room was clean and comfortable. The area was beautiful and so quiet! After a good night sleep, we had one of the best breakfasts of our trip. The bread... More

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Lightwater
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22 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We visited Avoca (the Ballykissangel village of the TV series) and selected Ashdene House after reading Trip Advisor reviews. Very glad we did, because we had a very enjoyable one night stop over. Jackie made us very welcome on our arrival, and served us tea and rhubarb pie which was delicious and very welcome after a long drive. A shortish... More

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Broomfield, Colorado
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

After making our get a way out of Dublin, We were met by Jackie with a nice welcoming smile and led into her parlor to chat briefly. Mervyn helped us with our bags to our room and we joined Jackie in her parlor for some wonderful apple pie home made for sure! Our rooms were so sweet and comfy and... More

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

I took my Mother to Ireland to visit her Fathers grave in Arklow,we had been let down by another B&B locally due to a bereavement,Mum acted promptly to book us accommodation and came accross Ashdene Country Home. Luckily for us Jackie and Mervyn were terrific hosts great breakfast super choice and well equipped rooms. Jackie made us a nice cup... More

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Georgetown, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

If you are looking for a quiet, relaxing stay then this is the place for you. The lack of local amenities is totally overcome by the serene area and beautiful views. Breakfast was amazing and there was plenty to choose from. The homemade apple pie that was served with a cup of tea when my travelling companions and I arrived... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

We booked this B&B as we found it among the list of places that would accept our "bandbireland.com" voucher, and the lovely town of Avoca was on our list of destinations as I am a fan of the TV series Ballykissangel that was filmed there. Ashdene Country Home was comfortable and the Burns' were welcoming and generous. Our twin room... More

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Gravatai, RS
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

I was there only one night, but I would have been much more! They think of everything, even the smallest details. The place is beautiful, warm and comfortable. The meals are delicious. I will return there as soon as you can!

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Address: Knockanree Lower, Avoca, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Avoca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ashdene Country Home 4*
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