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Butter Market House Bed and Breakfast

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Butter Market House is centrally located in the historic and cultural heart of Cork city.Just under the world famous Shandon steeple (built in 1722) and next to the Firken CraneArt’s & Dance Centre, adjacent to the Cork Butter Museum. To the rear, just across the river Lee (connected by 4 bridges) is the famous Cork Opera House. Cork’s vibrant shopping centre is in the same area, grandly supplying all the shopping needs of the most discerning customer. Also in this area are some of the finest restaurant’s and hostelries to be found anywhere in the world, giving a truly international flavour to this beautiful city.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Non-smoking rooms
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
96Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
37Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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My parents came over to visit me in Ireland, and the first thing that they asked it was: " Can you book again for us the Butter Market House Bed and Breakfast ?" . They stayed here 3 years ago, and they still remember the great experience that they had. Martin gives to the
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Although this was the smallest room we stayed in and the only one without a private bathroom, when we left Ireland, my mother, my daughter, and I agreed that this was our favorite stay. Martin is an amazing host who brought Ireland to life! The location was amazing. Don't leave
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It was difficult for me to give this B&B just an average rating because Martin is such a pleasant host and deserves a 5. He was always ready to lend a helping hand and was a great storyteller. But I wasn't happy with my single bedroom nor the shared bathroom. The big double
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Great people, nice b and b on the right location. But if you have to share the bathroom 80 euros is worth it. You can park your bikes in a locked garage. Walk also up the hill to the cathedral. 12345678
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My boyfriend and I stayed here during our bank holiday weekend trip to Cork. The B&B was a wonderful base for exploring the beautiful city of Cork, and we would definitely return here in the future. Martin was a fantastic host and made us feel very welcome, and provided us with
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photo of Shandon church from my room
View from Room - Four Faces Church and Dance Hall
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The Bathroom: lovely!
"The street view is of the historical circular Butter Market and a church tower."
"Cosy and nice stay, nice city view in the room I stayed in."
"The back bedroom"
"Amazing view from the room facing the front street!"
"This is a small B&B, with only 3 or 4 rooms. All are very clean and quiet."
IrelandProvince of MunsterCorkShandon
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