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Birchwood B&B

Balrath, Kells, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 6 Kells B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susan F Waterford, Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Waterford, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Birchwood is a lovely home, situated on high gound with an excellent view of the surrounding country side. Our rooms were quiet, and comfortable, with everything that we needed. Marie, the hostess, was great, served us tea on arrival, and really made us feel at home. There was a good choice for breakfast, freshly cooked to order. It was lovely... More

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Andover, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We had a good timing chatting with our hosts about everything from cabbages to kings. You can see Tara from the dining room. Breakfast was good, our room was good. Close to town of kells which has some interesting and historic sights. Hope to go back.

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Limerick, Ireland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

During my last stay at Kells, I stayed for two nights at Birchwood B&B. It is located on the outskirts of Kells, and because Birchwood is on it's own grounds, I had no problem with parking. The hostess, Marie, greeted me at the door, then invited me to have a cup of tea. After a friendly chat, I was shown... More

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Westport, Ireland
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Excellent location, only a few minutes from town, with comfortable room. Our host was very welcoming and friendly. There were no tea or coffee facilities in the room, but they were still available in the kitchen. Sara

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

It's hard to fault any aspect of Birchodd B&B. Breakast was first class with great selection. on arrival nothing was too much trouble, and Marie, our hostess, was very friendly. Birchwood is located just five minutes from Kells. The clanliness of the rooms, etc. were all spot on. We requested extra toileteries and they arrived in minutes. The breakfast offered... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We stayed at this wonderful family run B&B while visiting family for a New Years gathering. The owners are really helpful and polite. The rooms and bathrooms were spotlessly clean. The bathroom was fully tiled, had a good shower and a heated towel rail. Our dressing table had a flat screen TV, fast internet access, and ample sockets to plug... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

I stayed at this B&B as it was recommended by a friend who stayed several times before. The owners were very nice and welcoming. I stayed in a clean, neat room with en suite shower. A full breakfast was served in the breakfast room and I really enjoyed it. The house was quiet and had lovely a view. Many thanks... More

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013 via mobile

Great hospitality given by Tom and Marie. felt very welcome. Great location for visiting the monuments came as a family with 3 kids, owners helped with our needs. Thank you very much will be visiting again.

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Rye Harbour, null, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Was greeted pleasantly at door and shown to a lovely spacious room. Looked out of the very large windows onto the farm land full of sheep and their lambs. Peace at last. Just what I needed. I was surprised that the owner of the b&b was so helpful showing me directions and also telling me some of the history of... More

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Marie C, Owner at Birchwood B&B, responded to this review

Thank you, Anita, for your kind words. We do our best to please, and take all your comments to heart. We look forward to your next visit. Thank you. Marie More

Letterkenny, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

cobwebs on entry at front door for starters,dead flies galore ,windows would not close properly in bedroom window and bathroom window.damp smell all round shower not working 45 euros your having a laugh.feel free to book if you want a terrible experience.should have never stayed lino on bathroom floor though i was in the 1970s .DISASTER oh and we didnt... More

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Marie C, Owner at Birchwood B&B, responded to this review

Sandra. ***You did not stay here at all. *** It was two men golfers that occupied the two double ensuite rooms. They would not share a room. Obviously their gripe is about money!! *** These guys UNDER PAID by 10 Euro !! *** If they had booked and shared a room with two beds they would have saved 40 Euro.... More

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Address: Balrath, Kells, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Meath > Kells
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Birchwood Bed and Breakfast is a modern farmhouse, at Balrath, Kells, in the heart of county Meath, Ireland. Birchwood has five en-suite rooms, and one standard. ... more   less 
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