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The Anvil Bar

Main Street | Castlemaine, Boolteens, Ireland
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Ranked #1 of 1 Boolteens B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Absouloutly fantastic service! Liz the landlady was brilliant from organising taxis and cooking beautiful food for us, she could not have been more helpful! Great location along the wild Atlantic way just short drive to inch beach 4 miles of golden sandy coast line! Went to dingle to see fungi Down towards slea head after wards , ventry bay was... More

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County Kerry, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Went for dinner yesterday at the Anvil and I must say the place has changed alot in 2 years! I had a lot of pity for the new poor bar girl there she seemed very under pressure. It was clear last night to me and my friends that the place is UNDERSTAFFED. It took 20 minutes to get our menus... More

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two friends and I arrived from Tralee and were so warmly greeted by the staff in the B&B. The food was delicious as well! We were shown our room, which was lovely and bright, although two of the lads had to top and tail, we didn't mind! The lady who seemed to run / own the place was so nice... More

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County Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Anvil B & B was the ideal place for four ladies to stay and attend the puck fair ideally situated 3km from Killorgan.From the moment we arrived we were looked after by Liz the hostess, a very attentive,friendly and helpful lady. We felt like we knew her for years!The staff were warm and welcoming and Eimear and Ailesh were... More

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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped at The Anvil bar on the way home from Inch strand. The outside is very attractive and definitely was our reason for stopping. The young woman that served us was really nice and polite. The food was just gorgeous. Proper home cooked grub. Very tasty. We ate in the beer garden which does need a little TLC. We will... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of seven spent an evening dining and chatting with publican Liz at the Anvil this past June. Upon hearing that my dad was trying to chase down his Famine emigrants, she got on the phone and started calling friends with the same surname. The food was excellent and even our vegetarian child was accommodated (!) Warm and authentic... More

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Washington, D.C.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The family stopped here during our stay on the peninsula. We had driven past several times and the place is as cute as can be. The great care they take on the outside is reflected inside as well. Real Irish pub feel in a roomy setting. Food was very good - hot, tasty, and good sized portions. But, best of... More

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london england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Just come back from a week stay at the anvil bar, and what a week such genuine Irish Hospitality from Liz and her son this made my trip truly memorable. The anvil is away from the wall to wall hotels of Killarney. yet close to Dingle Tralee and Killarney lovely walks great beaches nearby and wonderful drives. The anvil rooms... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Our first visit to Ireland, in Kerry, of which was so amazing. And was made complete by staying in Lizzy:s B/B. A fantastic welcoming family run Bar, Restaurant Accommodation, and home cooked scrumptious food. Nothing was not to much trouble, we were given all the directions, where to visit the place of interest of this beautiful county. Definatly worth a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

On our first day in castlemaine we stopped by The Anvil Bar for some dinner. We were warmly received and served by the owner of the establishment. Tending bar as well as handling all restaurant orders she was polite and prompt. The food was excellent. I recommend either the award winning Garlic Sausage or the traditional Irish Stew. We were... More

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Address: Main Street | Castlemaine, Boolteens, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Boolteens
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