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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent two fantastic nights and three awesome days in Cork and surrounding district. Our accomodation at Kent House was brilliant, we were made to feel very welcome by John and Lorraine. John was very engaging and helpful while Lorraine was super friendly and cooked us fantastic breakfasts every morning. She made the start to our day... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your time and effort to submit a review of our B&B. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything was to your satisfaction.. We really do appreciate it, when our guests are so complementary....... Thank you.... We hope the twins gaming skills have improved greatly !!!!!!!!!! Lorraine & John. More 

co wexford
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights in the family room, two adults and two children. While the place is not super-perfect, it was so well-equipped with superb quality bedding and lots and lots of thick fluffy towels (even face-cloths). There were high quality biscuits and a bottle of water too. The breakfast was really good quality, and there was hot chocolate... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very much for your splendid review of our property. We really do appreciate your feedback ...................... We are thrilled to hear you thoroughly enjoyed your visit to Cork and your stay with us........ We are happy youself and the boys, were able to enjoy the whole experience and appreciated what we have to offer......!!!!!! Thanks We wish... More 

Tauranga, New Zealand
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47 reviews
20 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the outside I was not sure, but the previous reviews were all we needed to know not to judge from the outside! John welcomed us even though we were early with our check-in. We were able to park right outside (you may not be so lucky if you arrive later) and we walked everywhere from here. Our room was... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, .......Thank you very much for your time to give a review of our property. We really do appreciate your comments............ .We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit to Cork and your stay with us........ We are exhilarated at you were able to enjoy the whole experience and appreciated what we have to offer.... We are glad to... More 

Snohomish, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We actually were going to stay at another B&B, but they made a mistake and double booked, but we're kind enough to set us up with a reservation at Kent House. We let them know we would be arriving very late on a flight from Glasgow, and would be leaving very early to get a train. We arrived at around... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

We stayed at Kent House for 4 nights for a family wedding. It is a fantastic B&B, only 10 mins walk from the city centre, and 3 mins from the train station (no train noise is heard from the B&B). Had a warm welcome from the lovely hosts on arrival - the landlady Lorraine is an absolute star, she goes... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your time to give a review of our property. We really do appreciate your feedback ............... We hope the wedding went well, and you had no problems at the airport !! It was a pleasure to have met you. Thanks ...... Lorraine & John More 

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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We truly enjoyed the night we spent at Kent House. From the moment we arrived, John was incredibly helpful in helping us decide how to spend our evening. He gave us a map with local events to peruse while we settled in. When we left, John wasn't around so we just kind of snuck out the door. He must have... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your time to submit a review of our B&B..... We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything went well..... as you know there is no snucking here !!!!! Hope the holiday went well.... Thank you.... Lorraine & John. More 

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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Staying at the Kent House was amazing. It close to a bunch of restaurants, pubs, and shops. We couldn't even had the train station that sits behind the house. Rooms were big and bathrooms were great. They were so helpful with everything we needed from things to in the city, where to go eat, and where to go outside the... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your time to submit a review of our B&B..... We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything went well..... Triple glazing still working, Thank you......a success!!!!! Lorraine & John. More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

This was the perfect B&B for our time in Cork. Literally steps away from the train station, it was an easy walk with our luggage. Our room was spotless, the beds comfy, and the shower had good water pressure and ample hot water. My 11 year old was thrilled with the PlayStation in the room as well. We found the... More 

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, ....Thank you for your time to submit a review of our B&B. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything went well....including you son achieving many new levels on the Playstation.... can't go wrong there.. Thank you.... We are pleased you found everything you wanted to do.....a success!!!!! We wish you all the best in... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Kent House-Lorraine and John were very welcoming. Breakfast was excellent and was supplemented by Lorraine's delicious home-made banana bread and rock cakes. We were given good tips about places we were visiting and given leaflets and helpful information. We would definitely recommend this B&B and hope to return in the future.

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, ....Thank you for your review of our B&B. Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything went well..... Thank you.... We are delighted the Breakfast went down well...Banana bread is our top seller..... now........a success!!!!! We are delighted our advice was helpful....Lorraine & John. More 

Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

Lorraine and John doing a fantastic job running this B&B:) Hands down the best B&B i stayed in:) Beds very comfy,10 minutes walk to the centre:) Delicious breakfast:)All produce is from local farms:)TY for extra bacon:) TY for an amazing stay:)

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JDineen, Owner at Kent House B&B, responded to this review

Hi, ....Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us, and that everything went well..... Thank you.... We are delighted the Breakfast went down well....you can never go wrong with extra bacon...a success!!!!! We are delighted your stay....Lorraine & John. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lorraine and John Dineen welcome you to our home, Kent House Bed and Breakfast. Our house is a beautiful end of terrace Victorian Townhouse, built in the 1850's originally as a Merchants Townhouse. It has gone through many changes since then , and is now our home. Kent house is a family run, family friendly Bed and Breakfast. The Bed and Breakfast consists of five comfortable spacious and tastefully decorated guest bedrooms, all en-suite.While staying at Kent House, you are ideally located to tour Cork City, the capital of the south of Ireland, and the surrounding area. We are adjacent to the Railway Station, the Bus Station is 5 to 6 minutes walk and the City Centre is within 10 minutes walk. It's also convenient for the ferry port and the airport. Cork City is renowned for it's top class shopping, excellent pubs, restaurants and theatres.Lonely Planet 2011/12 :Cork City has been named among the top 10 in the best cities to visit in the Lonely Planet guide's 'Best in Travel 2012'. The guide praises the city saying 'Cork is at the top of its game right now: sophisticated, vibrant and diverse, while still retaining its friendliness, relaxed charm and quick-fire wit.'Whether your stay is long or short or you are on business or pleasure, you will certainly enjoy your stay with us. Lorraine and John Dineen ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kent House B&B

Address: Kent House 47 Lower Glanmire Road, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Price Range: $65 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kent House B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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