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    Desmond House Kinsale

    Desmond House 42 Cork Street, Kinsale, Ireland
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    Traveler (175)
    Room & Suite (201)
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “head suite” (6 reviews)
    “scones” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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        1 - 5 of 460 reviews

        Reviewed 3 days ago

        I have recently returned from a visit to Kinsale and having stayed in many B &B's over the years I must say Desmond House is at the top of my list as one of the the best I have had the pleasure staying at. From...More

        1  Thank phylwalters
        Reviewed 6 days ago

        My wife, Mary, and I have just returned from a stay at Desmond House, Kinsale. It is a beautiful Georgian town-house in the centre of Kinsale. The guest rooms are spacious, very comfortable, and immaculately clean. The owners, Paddy and Grainne, are extremely friendly, and...More

        1  Thank Richard W
        Reviewed 1 week ago

        We booked Desmond House months in advance for our family of seven travelers (ages 12 to 79), reserving each of the four rooms offered at this delightful bed and breakfast. My husband and I have stayed in many B&B's across the US and Europe, and...More

        1  Thank Canne803
        Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

        Desmond House oozes charm, Victorian elegance and hospitality that warms the heart. A gift bestowed upon us by a dear friend brought us to this quaint and characterful B&B and left us feeling as though we'd been treated like royalty. The hosts Grainne and Paddy...More

        1  Thank trishtaylorthompson
        Reviewed 2 weeks ago

        We found Desmond House by accident after I refused to stay in the B and B I had booked.(I won't go into details but suffice to say I refuse to shower in a cupboard!) I'm fussy about where I sleep but I can say without...More

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        • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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        • $117 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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        • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
        • Family Rooms
        • Number of rooms
        • 4
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        • Ireland >
        • Province of Munster >
        • County Cork >
        • Kinsale
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        • Desmond House Kinsale Hotel Kinsale
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        Traveler (175)
        Room & Suite (201)
        Dining (10)
        Hotel & Grounds (122)
        Bathroom (3)
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        Nearby Attractions
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        gapeachy1
        April 12, 2017|
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        Response from Brenda R | Reviewed this property |
        There is parking at a church almost directly across the street. WE have parked further away with onsite parking. I doubt it should be an issue.
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        March 9, 2017|
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        "You cant make a mistake"
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        "There are only 4 or so rooms and all are lovely"
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        "any room would be perfect"
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        "We saw 3 of the rooms & they were all great-you can't go wrong"
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