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Apalachin, New York
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

Peter and Els are wonderful people and right from the moment we met them, I knew we made the right choice of a place in Lismore. Their home is in a beautiful setting a short distance from the town of Lismore and quite an experience with gardens, hens, two wonderfully friendly dogs and within an easy walk to a river... More 

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pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Hi - Thanks for taking the time to write. I'm again very happy you highlighted the breakfasts - Els will be thrilled. She feels she's the 'below the stairs' and doesn't get the limelight. But of course she's the power behind the throne. Happy too that you mentioned the BBQ - so few people make use of it though we... More 

Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

Thanks Peter and Els for a most memorable stay at your wonderful home. I only wish we could have stayed longer. Peter, I really enjoyed all your insights about the local history and of course giving us a concert of your family's music... Next time, I want to hear YOU play! Els, your wonderful cooking spoiled us. It was all... More 

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5 Thank BrianLukeSeaward
pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Thanks for writing. Hope to see you again - soon. This time I'll take you to the Titanic Museum in Cobh where my grandfather's tools and photo will be on display. We're arranging things next week to have all ready for the grand opening. Wonder what theme you'll use for your photos next visit?? Try arrange to be here... More 

Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

Situated just off the main road between Cappoquin and Lismore but well sign posted. Very convenient for visit to Lismore (Castle). The room was "rustic" but quite comfortable.The highlight was the house special breakfast recommended by Geet and apparently a recipe developed by Peter (our hospitable hosts). A baked egg concoction with the balance of spices to deliver a delightful... More 

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5 Thank DavidL37
pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for the review - and especial thanks for mentioning the breakfast - Els often feels left out as most guests only talk with me - Els is the real worker behind the scenes. Thanks again. More 

Essen, Germany
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2011

Very nice and lovely place near the blackwater river (walking distance). Els' breakfast is the best we ever had in Ireland. You have to try Peter's scones. They are wonderful. We can recommend the twin room. It has a very large and beautyful bath room. You have to visit Ballyn garden in Lismore. It is a very old and beautyful... More 

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5 Thank NRW-Paar
pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Hello - I can't believe it's taken me this long to respond to your wonderful review - many thanks. We really enjoyed having you here (both times) and sincerely hope you'll come back (if only for the scones :-)) More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2010

Great (quiet) spot for a bit of laid-back relaxation. We (a mate and I) came for the last day of the salmon fishing on the Blackwater but ended up staying for a few days extra. The breakfasts are THAT good. + we got to borrow (free) the Canadian canoe for a trip on the river this morning. Fan-tastic. Els runs... More 

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3 Thank blackwater_10
pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Hello - many thanks for a great (and full) review. We love to hear that you enjoyed the stay and were really glad that you got to canoe - so many come and then forget we've lots to do here - but it's such a beautiful area - that's why we moved here !! Happy too you enjoyed Els cooking. More 

Oirlo, Limburg, Nederland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2010

Excellent accommodation (we also saw the self-catering apartment too) The B&B is very comfortable and beautivully decorated in a simple style with lots of good artwork and flowers. Great breakfast and a good bed. Very clean and very warm welcome. Els (from Amsterdam) is wonderful cook with lots of choice for breakfast and Peter is very knowledgable about all things... More 

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3 Thank WilmaBlue_10
pfiddle56, Owner at Glenribbeen Eco Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this (Bedankt) we really love it when people take time to write about their experience here with us. It rally does make a difference and gives a boost. Tot de volkende keer. Peter More 

Dublin, Ireland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2010

From the moment we arrived we were in heaven, we were treated with such a warm welcome. Peter was always willing to chat and eager to make our stay as pleasent as possible.we ate amazing breakfasts- such good options on the menu with fresh fruit and amazing homemade brown bread on the side! the atmosphere in the lodge was very... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2010

Stopped in at this place as myself and the wife were looking for a stopover in south east waterford, in my opinion one of the most scenic places in the south east. This BnB is nestled just off the main road outside of Lismore, which itself boasts a castle and countless other scenic views. Lismore itself is a stones throw... More 

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4 Thank ShaneandEva
Whittier, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2010

Oh My, Peter and Els must be the most spectacular hosts. My husband and I were 'oh so tired' from the trip in from Dublin and they treated us as old friends. We only stayed one night but we wish we could have stayed a week. Els's breakfast is out of this world!

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Kilcullen
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2010

Peter is a walking mind of inforormation - Els's cooking is sublime. Great to stay in a place that really does exactly what it says on the tin. Well done to you both. Deco

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Award-winning B&B and self-catering apartment in our own home.Set in beautiful gardens and 10mins walk from Blackwater River. 20 mins drive from harbor with boats and beaches. We offer great beds and best breakfasts as well as garden-games, canoe, bikes, kites, hill and river-walks and much more.Experience a holiday without the footprint. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glenribbeen Eco Lodge

Address: Glenribbeen, Lismore, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Lismore
Price Range: $14 - $39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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