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Number Forty Eight

48 Lower Glanmire Road, Cork, Ireland
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Newark, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

I met Jenny from the Tourist Office and asked her if she could help me find a B&B in Cork. we found "Number Forty Eight” owned by Jerry Spillane. Initially, Jenny dialed the phone and then handed it to me to speak to Jerry, Jerry offered me a matrimonial, top floor and I agreed for the price. At the time,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Booked this B & B 6 months in advance through booking.com. However on arrival, a young woman said that one of the two rooms we had booked had been trashed and we would have to be moved to another B & B. After checking in at the new place, I asked if they get a lot of their bookings to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I had a pleasant experience staying at this b&b, while travelling to cork. Its located near a busy street. its affordable for an average traveller, yet it is a pleasant stay, with good breakfast. Stayed there one night and overall it was a comfortable experience.

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Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

I got there on November 20th coming from Dublin. My bus got stuck in a traffic Jam so I got to Cork much later than scheduled. I called the hotel to make sure they didn't leave outside since the reception closes at 10,00 pm. Jerry was very nice and he waited for me to get there. Gave me a warm... More 

Thank NicolaD7
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Having travelled to Cork during the Guinness Jazz Festival, I was surprised at the hike in prices for accomodation during the weekend. However Number Forty Eight was the exception. As a single traveller for just one night, this B&B was perfect. Situated next door to the train station and a only short walk into Cork City Centre, its location was... More 

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Frankford, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

We spent one night with our charming host. Mr. Spillane was warm and welcoming and had lots of good recommendations and insight regarding local amenities and attractions. The accommodations were fine, the breakfast was very good and the atmosphere was very congenial. Of note, the B and B is located on a very busy street with limited parking but lots... More 

Thank Nigel T
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

Jerry the host has gotten some bad reviews but he just isn't warm and fuzzy. He is a kind man. As far as the stay goes the rooms are extremely small and on a slant. It is very clean but nothing luxurious about the place. Breakfast was good and he had a lot of options. Shower went ice cold and... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

I am quite startled by some reviews here, this man is despicable and uncouth not fit to run a B&B, A friend of mine landed in today to do her masters in Social Policy at University College Cork, as the demand for accommodation is very high at the moment in Cork, we decided that she spends some nights in a... More 

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Excellent choices for breakfast each day and freshly cooked to order, the full Irish breakfast will last you all day! Comfortable room all the basics covered. Gerry's two helpers, Lacey and Ursula were friendly and efficient. Towels changed daily. We used the train several times and it couldn't have been easier, the bus stop in the station yard was very... More 

Thank josie570
New York
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

This guy is a horrible human being. First my girlfriend was a bit sick so he said no one is allowed in the place sick, finally convinced him to let us stay since we didnt have any where else to go, then i was on the phone around 11 to let her mother know what was going on then he... More 

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Additional Information about Number Forty Eight

Address: 48 Lower Glanmire Road, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Montenotte
Price Range: $98 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Number Forty Eight 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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