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The Castle Country House

Millstreet, Cappagh, Dungarvan, Ireland
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The Castle Country House
Ranked #4 of 18 Dungarvan B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • 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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New York City, New York
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99 reviews 99 reviews
28 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013 via mobile

If you are interested in experiencing the Irish countryside and Irish hospitality, this is the place to stay. The people who run/work in this inn are simply the kindest and most generous I have ever met. They can tell you exactly what to do in the area to get the most out of your time, and help you find whatever... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

We spent 3 nights at Castle Country House during our visit to Ireland in September. We arrived after dark and had trouble finding the house, but Joan met us and we followed her back. Joan had hot homemade pie and tea upon our arrival and we had a lovely visit. The room was beautiful and everything was very clean and... More

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Okotoks, Alberta, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

We spent 3 days at the Castle Country House during our first trip to Ireland in September, 2013. I had great expectations as I am a McGrath and, as the website makes very clear, this B&B is built on what is left of the McGrath's "Mountain Castle" dating back to the 16th century. We drove down to the Dungarvan area... More

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Pittsburgh
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We stayed here with our family of 14 for 3 nights as we toured the region- took all of their five rooms. The hosts (Joan, Catherine and Emma) were very friendly and helpful. The rooms were kept to a very high standard, the breakfasts were superb and the grounds were great for the youngsters. We even got to milk the... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We were very impressed with every aspect of the experience. The hosts were extremely welcoming and attentive throughout our stay. The rooms were of a 5 star hotel standard in a B&B. The breakfasts were fantastic with plenty of options ranging from french toast to smoked mackerel, including the traditional Irish fry. The choice of buffet breakfast before or along... More

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Brisbane
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

We were warmly welcomed by Joan & Catherine Nugent upon arriving at the front door. This grand home has been with their family for many many years. We received a large room plus ensuite on the upper most level which was almost an attic. The standard of accommodation was of a very high standard, and the same could be said... More

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Co. Kerry
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

We went for a weekend with our three children, aged 15,13 and 8, so booked 2 rooms. Great welcome, beautiful old house, lots of old fittings and comfortable sitting room for guests, filled with books. Garden and grounds, where fruits are grown that are served at breakfast. Beautiful food. One of the nicest b and b experiences I have had... More

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Midway, Utah
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

Can you imagine staying in an inn where the new addition is 300 years old! What a charming site and home with their still-working dairy farm and river for fishing nearby. Every member of the Nugent family welcomed us with open arms, even changing our friends to a bigger room when one became available, though the "smaller" room was not... More

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South Wales
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

Good quality accommodation and Joan and her family are extremely hospitable, making for a very pleasant stay. A cup of tea and (big) piece of pie on arrival shows the kind of treatment you can expect during your time here. Had a choice of rooms all of which looked inviting. The room we had was clean, comfortable and well-furnished. Breakfast... More

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Paris, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

This is a lovely B & B. My daughter and I stayed for two nights at the beginning of August 2012. From the moment we arrived we were made to special. The whole family was very warm and welcoming. The room that we stayed in was part of the original castle and was very large with a great view. The... More

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Additional Information about The Castle Country House

Address: Millstreet, Cappagh, Dungarvan, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Dungarvan
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Dungarvan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Castle Country House has evolved from a 15th century Norman castle. Later it was expanding and became the manor house of the O'Keeffe family. It is a unique property that has been lovingly restored and now provides luxurious accommodation in a beautiful riverside location.Breakfast, using home grown and local produce, is served each morning in the original castle dining room and every effort is made to ensure that our guests enjoy a memorable and relaxing stay. ... more   less 

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