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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kenmare is a charming albeit touristy town that is teeming with bnb/hotels, and I regretted not walking away to find a pleasant place to enjoy it as soon as the owner opened the door. The website describes it as a "charming early Victorian home". It may have been many years ago. Now, it's musty and drab, and suffering from serious... More 

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Reviewed September 11, 2016

We traveled two weeks across Ireland staying in b and b's and this one ranked last. Room was so small we could hardly move around in it. Bernadette acted like we were an intrusion when we arrived (her husband was nicer) and in the morning with a gruff tone told us our bill was incorrect and each couple owed 24... More 

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Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Lovely welcome and great little b&b. Will definitely be back. Only a 10 minute walk to the centre down a little footpath. Excellent breakfast the next morning from friendly hosts. The room was clean with everything you needed for a short break.

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Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night, the room was small but adequate. The breakfast area was cluttered and a tad dusty, it felt like a hostel, nothing was spared eg the lid on the cereal container was held together with sellotape, tea bags loose in the room (who knows how long they had been left in the bedroom). What put us... More 

Thank IrishNord
Whitinsville, Massachusetts
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

We were greeted by a very friendly dog & the husband, Philip was also very nice but, the wife was a bit cool. That evening, while trying to fall asleep, coming thru the floors we could hear everything from downstairs AND there was a HUGE SINK HOLE in the center of our bed! We put one of the bed pillows... More 

Thank hawkeskris
Winchester, Virginia
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Reviewed June 3, 2016

We stayed in Kenmare for 3 nights and enjoyed our time in the Druid Cottage The owners Bernadette and Philip were very knowledgeable and helpful in assisting us with our sightseeing in and around Kenmare. The short walk into town was enjoyable, my daughter and I enjoyed seeing the sheep along the way.

Thank Renee R
New York City, New York
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Reviewed February 11, 2016

We stayed at Druid Cottage for one night during our trip to Kenmare. It was a wonderful stay. We were greeted promptly at our arrival by Phillip and he showed us to our room. The room was small and quaint and had everything we needed. He recommended where to go for dinner, drinks and music and we had a fabulous... More 

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Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

What a lovely cottage with a wonderful owner in Bernadette. We stayed here one night in a twin room and could not have been more comfortable. Bernadette was great with information about the area and the shortcut walk to town. The beds were comfy the room spotless and the breakfast hearty and tasty. Would recommend to all.

Thank SydneyCath
Ratoath, Ireland
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Reviewed October 31, 2015

I loved Druid Cottage. After a hard days walking, the name Druid Cottage evoked lovely images in my head - it lived up to it! Wonderful house with loads of history and character - quirky bedroom with wooden ceiling, comfy bed, lovely warm room which all comes second to the warm welcome we got from Bernadette and Philip. We had... More 

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Castlerea, Roscommon, Ireland
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Reviewed September 28, 2015

There's not much to say about a B&B except that it was nice and warm, clean and good value for money. Didn't spend a lot of time there, as we were going to a party elsewhere, but would certainly have no hesitation in recommending it. Minor niggle was that the card machine didn't work, so we had to pay cash... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Druid Cottage

Address: Sneem Road, Kenmare, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: $83 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“To find a good room, look for another bnb.”
 of 5 bubbles lar289, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Back bedroom upstairs was a little larger than the front one we had”
 of 5 bubbles Joan12345678, Sep 11, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the upstairs front room at the end of the hall....don't stay there if she gives you that room.”
 of 5 bubbles hawkeskris, Jul 23, 2016 | Read review
“I had the room in the back, so it was really quiet for me.”
 of 5 bubbles Friendly6591, Feb 7, 2015 | Read review
“pick upstairs one in far back”
 of 5 bubbles rachelj871, Jul 8, 2014 | Read review
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