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The Islander's Rest

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“sherkin island”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Beds are comfortable. My room during several stays had a great view of Baltimore harbour. Food is grand. Not fancy but it is wholesome. I've been staying here for years; once a year. I'm going back in a few weeks time.

1  Thank AidanIrl
Reviewed 14 June 2017

I don't like giving poor reviews but there are fundamental things that I have to make people aware of. No tea/coffee facilities in the room. No hairdryer or any toiletries in the room. Wi-Fi only in the main bar and barely works. The smell in...More

3  Thank 19EmmaLouise88
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Spent an evening here while touring around Ireland and we were blown away by the kindness and generosity of the staff. Rooms were clean, quiet, and had a lovely view. Dinner and breakfast were delicious and included in the cost of the room, a huge...More

1  Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We (family of 5) spent a November afternoon on Sherkin Island. Went looking for somewhere to have a snack and a drink and this was the only show in town :-) Friendly and welcoming - even off-season. Nice fire in the corner, piano beside it...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I am so disappointed in the experience I had today in the islanders rest. The lady in the bar clearly didn't want us there however this wasn't the main issue. We were just grabbing a sandwich but what I got was foul. Ham shouldn't ever...More

3  Thank Shellohs
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Marian C
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It's a small hotel, which does B&B
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"112 & 114 have the most space and views"
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"Rooms overlooking the sea. Views fantastic."
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"room 114 is a huge family room"
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"Ask for a first floor room overlooking the harbour. There are some double aspect rooms (windows on two sides..."
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