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Ballymacarbry | Nire Valley, Clonmel, Ireland
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Monterey, California
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We were very much surprised at the quality of the 4 course meal. Fresh fish, the best meat, a stupendous crab starter, delicious sweets and really good coffee. Had dinner 2 nights and both superb. And this is in a pretty remote area. better have your gps working. and the restaurant is a beautiful room overlooking a stream and meadow!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

On a recent holiday to Ireland I visited Hanora's cottage for an evening meal. It's a lovely cottage hidden away in the countryside. The food was excellent home cooked food and the welcome we received from Mrs Wall and her staff was warm and friendly which made for a very relaxing evening. I would definitely recommend this hidden gem if... More 

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Thank MissElain
Waterford, Ireland
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Mary Wall and family are creating a really intimate and friendly atmosphere. We stayed at the front of The house over looking the river listening to the soothing Of the babbling water. The rooms are very comfortable With a TV couch and well appointed bathroom, jacuzzi and all. The evening food is excellent as was the wine list. Breakfast is... More 

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Thank Frommelleray14
Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Top class food is only part of it. Hanora's welcome is legendary..they can't do enough for you, whether it's hiking routes or other activities, the staff are helpful and friendly. And it's set in one of the most picturesque areas of the south. A must-visit place to go.

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Thank madeleineblue
Dublin, Ireland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We have just been back to Hanora's Cottage and this time followed the signs and which were a great help. Lovely to be greeted like long lost friends by Mary, who had a welcoming cup of tea and freshly backed cakes ready for us. We had a lovely room (#10) which we would recommend to anyone thinking of staying. Dinner,... More 

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Thank Nick M
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

What a treat! Delicious, excellent service, beautiful setting. My new favourite place to dine. Polished but not pretentious. Just ideal.

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Thank Emmalizi
Clonmel
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

What can I say, Had a beautiful meal in Hanora's last week with all my Extended family and also a few American Cousins.... Mary , our host could not have been more helpful.. Food was excellent & very well presented... The overall decor of Hanora's Cottage is warm & frendly .... I'm glad we went there.. Well worth a visit....

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Thank oliverh478
Tipperary
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful place excellent food lovely surroundings recommend it highly brilliant place to stay if on walking trip on Commeragh Mountains

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Thank KakTipperary
New York City, New York
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

Hanora's Cottage was a really cute place to stay. The grounds are beautiful and the restaurant is top notch! Perfect for us as we had family in the area that we were visiting with. The one down side is the reception, but you can't expect to go out in the country a bit and still get great wifi. However, that... More 

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Thank Heather B
Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Nice out of the way stay, quiet relaxing atmosphere, beautiful house. Nice gardens to wonder through. Mary makes all her breads, also you can buy jars of preserves... chutneys etc. Great breakfast. Wifi only available in one room but don't let this bother you- it is not their fault.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Irish, European, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ballymacarbry | Nire Valley, Clonmel, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Tipperary  >  Clonmel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?