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Jacob's Well Bed & Breakfast

Main Street, Rathdrum, Ireland
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Ranked #3 of 7 Rathdrum B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went there (party of three girls) to celebrate our friend's big birthday! this weekend - from start to finish .... lovely welcome when we arrived in the bar to check in, to the wee bit of craic with Siobhan (think that was her name) when she showed us to our room - during dinner (which was plentiful and gorgeous)... More 

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Livonia, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

This B&B was our 1st of 7 on our Ireland trip. Arrived early from USA to Dublin flight...very accommodating. Saturday, so owner busy with both pub and B&B. However, got us in readily, turned on heat/fireplace (January), and saw to our comfort (very unexpected from my traveling experiences). Had a delicious afternoon meal in the pub, and later another evening... More 

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Cary, NC
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128 reviews 128 reviews
19 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This B&B is attached to the Pub of the same name. We called on the drive to the B&B and were instructed to come into the Pub to find our hostess and to get checked in. Everything about the B&B was great. The room was very nice, the little town of Rathdrum was very quaint and it was very close... More 

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County Galway, Ireland
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Wonderful stay! Stayed with my family when we visited Santa's island. My kids loved every second of it. Lovely town and B&B astounded us. Food was superb and owners were very friendly. To top it off, was very affordable. Will definitely be returning next year!!!

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County Dublin, Ireland
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Myself and my Fiance stayed here recently for a weekend break. The hosts were lovely, Helen and her gang couldn't do enough for us! Upon arrival Helen was extremely welcoming and made us feel instantly at home. The B&B itself was spotlessly clean and extremely comfortable. The decor was lovely, fresh and homely, not to mention the fantastic power showers.... More 

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Rushden, England, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My husband and I stayed at this superb bed bad breakfast recently. Room was beautiful spacious and very clean. We felt so at home. Staff were amazing and by the end of our four night stay we felt like one of the family. We went to breakfast and there was not a menu. Our lovely landlady said you can have... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 via mobile

I recently used Tripadvisor to write a fair and polite review of this establishment. The reason why Tripadvisor is so revered is because people are allowed to voice their opinions, it is a forum where people can hopefully offer advice to fellow travellers anonymously without fear of retaliation....it is completely at odds with the modus operandi of Tripadvisor that an... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

We had a much deserved couple of days off together last weekend and decided to go away and couldn't think of anywhere better than the fabulous Jacobs well we arrived Friday for a 2 night stay and as usual got a friendly welcome the b&b had changed since our last visit but of course for the better the rooms are... More 

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2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We arrived at Jacobs well for an overnight stay recently. We were happy with our room, it was very clean, the decor was fresh, the shower was strong and refreshing, the bed linen was very soft and we were overall very satisfied. On arrival the landlady suggested we have breakfast in the bar the next morning as breakfast in the... More 

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Kilkenny, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stayed in Jacobs Well for two nights and were very happy with our accommodation, the amenities were very good, a very comfortable nights sleep and an excellent breakfast served each morning. We ate in the pub on one evening and the food was fab, and the service excellent. We would definitely recommend both the restaurant and B & B... More 

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Address: Main Street, Rathdrum, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Wicklow > Rathdrum
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 23
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