We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Rose Cottage

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Kenmare
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Rose Cottage
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 19: English reviews
Kenmore, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is great but property is old and need of work. No tea and coffee facilities, no TV, no guest lounge, wallpaper peeling from roof and walls, however beds clean and comfortable. There are a lot of options in this town so look further.

Helpful?
Thank ksk737
Vancouver, BC
Level Contributor
82 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

While it is awfully tempting to give this lovely little b & b a higher rating based on it's outside appearance or the lovely owner's friendliness, our actual experience just won't allow it. We came into Kenmare without accommodation and after surprising the owner by ringing her doorbell and asking if she had a room she showed us to room... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Dave R

Travelers are raving about these Kenmare hotels

Riverside, California
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 via mobile

We happened upon this B&B and found Maura to be a lovely and accommodating host. She cooked a special vegetarian meal for us, brewed hot water for us late at night, and couldn't have been sweeter. The beds were comfy, & the house was quiet and quaint. We thoroughly enjoyed her company and humor. If you are looking for an... More 

Helpful?
Thank Teri W
Coventry, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Had a lovely stay at rose cottage ,which is very conveniently located for the town , which has lovely shops and restaurants, nice clean rooms in a very charming property. Our host was the delightful Moira , who was lovely, and is definitely the jewel in rose cottages crown .

Helpful?
Thank Tonz121
Dublin, Ireland
Level Contributor
33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Very nice B&B. Great value for money. We stayed for 2 nights in a large ensuite room and got a great price. It's right in the center of the town, close to pubs, restaurants, etc. Maura is really really nice and very welcoming. Having met Maura the personal remarks about her from some other guests below make me sad, she's... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank LouiseDublin8888
Moscow, Russia
Level Contributor
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This nice cottage and the lady that owns it reminded us of old fairy tales :) Location is great (near city center but quite enough), place itself is very nice, clean and authentic, the breakfast is really good as well. Would definitely recommend it to anyone :)

Helpful?
1 Thank Dmitry L
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

We stumbled on the town of Kenmare on our travels in Ireland. We knocked on the door to see if there was a room and Maura, the owner, was the sweetest woman. She was so friendly and accommodating and cooked a full Irish breakfast, and it was delicious. We will go back again to visit her! The room was clean... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Vicki C
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

The lady who cares for the b and b was lovely and very helpful. The rooms are very b and b style (old and beautiful). We had a nice and cozy stay. It is also a beautiful rock on the outside of the b and b.

Helpful?
2 Thank likestoreview155019
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

My family and had the pleasure of traveling Ireland last May one of our stops was rose cottage what a charming place to stay the owner was wonderful even when I locked us out of our assigned room :-) even the local handyman was pleasant we are going back to Ireland and hope to pay her another visit :-)

Helpful?
2 Thank Himnme07
United Kingdom
Level Contributor
259 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Well what can I say. A lovely lady owns this house, which apparently used to be a Nunnery .. but no way does it have the Clover Leaf B&B approval as is lodged between the bricks outside. There was no TV in the room, and no tea/coffee making facilities. The whole place needs a good hoover, a mattress was in... More 

Helpful?
3 Thank SaveTheBees
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

4 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Kenmare hotels
0.1 mi away
Coachmans Townhouse Hotel
0.1 mi away
Brandylochs
Brandylochs
#28 of 63 in Kenmare
4.5 of 5 stars 31 reviews
0.1 mi away
Virginia's Guesthouse Kenmare
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.1 mi away
Foleys Guesthoues & Self-Catering Holiday Homes
0.1 mi away
Davitts Kenmare Guesthouse
0.1 mi away
O'Donnabhain's Guesthouse B&B & Townhouses
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Rose Cottage

Address: The Square, Kenmare, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Number of rooms: 3
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing