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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed November 4, 2012

We made reservations via our US travel agent and Brenden Vacations. The setting was beautiful with rolling hills and close to Kinsale. The rooms were comfortable and showed as new with spacious bathrooms. Our host could not have been more helpful and prepared a very nice breakfast with lots of variety. Upon our hoists suggestion we went to Kinsale for...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed September 28, 2012 via mobile

We are spending four weeks in Ireland and wanted to stay on a farm B&B. This is a nice home, but really not a farm. Yes you can go see the cows, etc. but not a farmhouse. It is also out on a narrow country road about 20 minutes from Kinsale - not a good idea to drive in the...

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Reviewed August 24, 2012

We found lochinver farmhouse without much difficulty and Helen was a welcoming host. Our room was very comfortable and clean. Even though we arrived mid evening Helen gave us a hot drink and cakes which was very welcome. Breakfast was freshly cooked to order, and delicious . The view from the farmhouse is beautiful and I would recommend staying here.

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Portree, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 12, 2012

Our stay at Lochinver Farmhouse was in mid-July 2012. Although the location is somewhat remote, we were able to find the location thanks to our Garmin. Helen met us at the door and welcomed us to her home.....the view out the front window is spectacular. Helen offered us coffe and snacks and we chatted for a few minutes about the...

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Bourne, Massachusetts
Reviewed August 12, 2012

We had a wonderful experience at Lochinver Farmhouse and would recommend it to anyone who is looking for a beautiful quiet rural setting, super comfortable beds, immaculate rooms, large spotless baths, delicious homemade breakfasts made to order, and gracious hospitality. What more could you ask for ? It was a short drive from Kinsale, situated near a beautiful river and...

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Kennebunk, Maine
Reviewed June 28, 2012

Although Lochinver Farmhouse is in a rural area, it was easy to find. Mrs. Forde greeted us upon arrival and assigned us the River Room which had a view of --- the river! Also the views of the pasture lands was beautiful. The following morning, we watched as the cows formed a single line and headed for the milking shed....

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West Lafayette
Reviewed June 13, 2012

Upon arrival at Lochinver Farmhouse, one is struck by the incredible view of the pastures, hills and Bandon River Estuary. The rooms, although not luxurious, were very clean, spacious, and had every ammenity needed. Our room was "the Farmhouse" and was such fun for us retired cattlemen........we could view the dairy cattle right out window! Helen was a gracious hostess...

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Flemington, New Jersey
Reviewed May 26, 2012

I would like to start this review by saying that my standards for a bed and breakfast in Ireland weren't set that high (although Cahergal Farmhouse raised them pretty high). Our trip was designed to drive across the country and stay at different places along the way. All that we were asking for was a clean room and a comfortable...

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Davidson, NC
Reviewed October 27, 2011

The Lochinver Farmhouse is nestled near a field of cows, above a winding river in a beautiful Irish countryside. Helen's hospitality is wonderful. She provided directions to many interesting places to discover. The home is immaculate and the breakfasts are delicious.

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Temecula
Reviewed October 26, 2011

We loved our stay with Helen! It was the most peaceful place we've ever been.While it took some determination to find it (without a GPS), we were rewarded for our perseverance! Sunrise at Lochinver will long live in our memory with the cows grazing on the hill, the river winding its way through the countryside, and the sun peeking through...

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Your host and hostess Don and Helen Forde live on this family run dairy farm, beautifully situated overlooking the Bandon River Estuary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lochinver Farmhouse

Address: Ballinadee, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Ballinadee
Price Range: $38 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Lochinver Farmhouse Ireland/Ballinadee
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“As for a room that overlooks the cows coming/going to the milking shed in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles AlohaTravelerOahu, Jun 28, 2012 | Read review
“Don't bother staying here. The walls are paper thin. You'll hear anything going on in your bathroom, and your neighbors bed/bath rooms. There is no privacy at all.”
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 of 5 bubbles Jo-Ann1216, May 26, 2012 | Read review
“Ask for a room with either twin beds or a king bed. The double beds are difficult for those used to king sized beds - or even queen size!”
 of 5 bubbles nspradling, Sep 14, 2011 | Read review
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“Book this treasure early.”
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