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The Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast

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Dublin, Ireland
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This year was our 5th time to stay in the 4bed self catering house. We hadn't been here for 4 years and it was fantastic to come back again. The house was as fabulous as always and the views are amazing. Mary & Jimmy were as helpful and friendly as always. We WILL be back next summer. Thank you for... More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely B&B with amazing views of the ocean. Room was a little on the small side but it was very reasonably priced so we were very happy. Hosts were welcoming and helpful. Breakfast finishes quite early-at 9:45. It didn't bother us as we would be up early anyway but may not suit everyone. Breakfast was nice. Buffet was standard enough... More 

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Thank Elaine F
Kawartha Lakes, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Jimmy and Mary have a gem of a little hotel overlooking the ocean outside of Kinsale. They are charming helpful people. Breakfast was delicious, the view is beautiful and Jimmy knows how to tap a good Irish brew.

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Thank Paul G
Lymm, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mary and Jim are excellent hosts. Accomodation exceeded expectations, Breakfast - first class, will be back. The accommodation would leave many hotels standing in terms of size. Nothing was left out, there was even a fridge and microwave available.

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Thank daveabrown
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35 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We spent 3 terrific nights at Blue Horizon and loved every minute of it. The rooms were modern and clean with a very comfortable bed and good size bathroom. Easy walk to beach and short drive into town. Mary and Jimmy were great fun to chat with. Great breakfast too!

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Chicago
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Mary and Jimmy are so hospitable and run a very comfortable, clean B&B. We had a large group of family members traveling together and at the end of our stay adopted Mary & Jimmy. Rooms were immaculate and their generosity was so appreciated. So much fun to unwind after a busy day in their lounge or bar. This would be... More 

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BATAVIA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

Such a lovely location with stunning views. Mary and Jimmy take such care in ensuring every detail is taken care of. Rooms are comfortable and cozy. The full Irish breakfast is delicious. There is much to do in the local area. We look forward to returning as soon as we can.

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Herzberg am Harz, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

After the Landlord of the pub The Speckled Door called Mary to ask if she had a room for two weary motorcyclists, she told us to have something to eat then ride to her B&B about two miles away. Mary took pity on my 75 year old father and gave him a room on the ground floor and I had... More 

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Caerleon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

It's always a gamble choosing accommodation from reviews but we hit the jackpot here! We had a wonderful welcome from Mary and Jimmy, who by the end of our 5 night stay seemed like family. We booked two rooms since we are a family of 2 adults and 2 children. The rooms were of a higher standard than anticipated since... More 

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thebluehorizon, Owner at The Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. The view of the blue horizon from our home is a joy to share and I am delighted you enjoyed it Kind regards from Mary and Jimmy More 

Stuttgart, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

We made Garrettstown our base for 2 days while traveling around Ireland. It is a great location for visiting Cashel, Blarney, and Kinsale which is just 15 minutes away. I'm so glad I booked this place as the host was great and very friendly. The sitting room with the fireplace was warm and inviting especially on a cold and very... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast

Address: Garrettstown, Kinsale, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Price Range: $86 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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