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The Old Convent

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  • Excellent91%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Golf course
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Reviewed April 21, 2013

Travellers..if you are coming to Ireland from abroad you HAVE to come here. Everything about The OC is simple, authentic & unassuming. The food & level of service is totally unexpected & absolutely outstanding. I love food, however my husband is a tad picky, not...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2013

Have visited the old convent for the 2nd time. Great place to escape from it all. Thew food here is the highlight however.The menu is full of locally sourced delicious ingredients cooked to perfection. Would highly recommend a visit to this gourmet hideaway! Great scenery...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2013

The best hotels aren't made of bricks and mortar, but love and commitment to an idea. Back in 2006 Christine and Dermot Gannon had an idea to turn an old Convent into a hotel with a nun theme and seven years later the idea is...More

3  Thank Marcpc
Reviewed March 23, 2013

My husband and I were given a voucher for our wedding to visit here which we did for our first wedding anniversary. From the second we arrived we knew we were due a wonderful time. The hostess met us at the door and brought us...More

1  Thank magenta_clovisse
Reviewed March 6, 2013

We went again with a couple of friends for a "switch off" overnight stay and culinary experience. Once arrived you enter into Christine and Dermot's cocoon and all the worries of the world disappear. It's astounding how hospitable, polite, conscientious, considerate, welcoming, client focussed, attentive,...More

3  Thank mebo40
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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
$94 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$94 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Phone ahead to discuss rooms - mine had a proper king bed but no both. Depends on what you prefer."
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"All rooms are lovely - none are bad!"
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"Room 5 has four windows, with mountain views. All rooms are quiet"
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"There is not a bad room in this place."
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