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Butter Market House Bed and Breakfast

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Recently stayed here with 3 of my friends whilst visiting Cork City. Martin the owner was lovely and made us feel very welcome. He has great knowledge of the area and historical stories. Located in a great area, easy walk to the centre of town. Highly recommended.

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1Thank TravelBug1825
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Just to meet the lovely couple Martin and Margaret and their energy, their smile, and their stories... you should go :) My dad stayed for the weekend, it's 5 min walk from the city centre so, just enough not to have the noise and the buzz of the city at night.. A little bit uphill so you get the chance...

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2Thank Christine_n_Co
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 6 August 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Butter Market House Bed and Breakfast for one night in July. Martin is the perfect Irish gentleman and host... we were enchanted with him as he told us the mythology about how "The Rock of Cashel" was created. Choose to stay in this bed and breakfast for the great view from the front...

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2Thank Isa987
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

We stay 2 nigt, The place is very comfortable, Mr Martin is like a tourist guide 😊 In 5 min you are in the center I m sure that if you go you enjoy We found a FAMILY We found friends. and the little Sam😆😆 Thank You Purcell Family

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2Thank Matteo G
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Stayed with Martin & Margaret and it was wonderful. It was like a home from home. We felt like we had known them all our lives. We felt so comfortable and the breakfast was amazing. We couldn't ask for anything more. Full Irish with toast or bread and the table is set out so lovely. Martin and Margaret are very...

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3Thank snap_tunes_2014
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My sister and I recently stayed at the Butter Market House for two nights during a trip to Cork. What a treat it was to have Martin and Margaret as our hosts. They are personable, friendly, humble and very knowledgeable of the area and the history of Ireland. We were treated to delicious food, comfortable accommodations and some wonderful stories...

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4Thank Alice B
Reviewed 18 June 2015

My adult daughter and I stayed here for 4 days in June. The hosts, Margaret and Martin, are friendly and helpful without being intrusive, and Martin makes great breakfasts! Martin knows a lot about Cork and its history, which was helpful for us. He is also an avid golfer, for those looking for information on pursuing that pastime locally. The...

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4Thank Liz O
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We stayed at Butter Market House for a couple of nights during a short break in Cork in late March. The accommodation was homely, warm, clean and comfortable. Martin, the owner, made us feel very welcome, and looked after our every need. He parked our car in his secure parking area, gave us the choice of rooms, and made very...

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4Thank Stephen P
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 10 March 2015

My family stayed at the Butter Market House for several nights and we had a wonderful experience! Martin was just a wonderful, welcoming host, willing to take the extra steps to ensure that we knew where we were going and had what we needed. The breakfast was good and the entire space was clean. We stayed as a family with...

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3Thank FriendlyTraveler27
Knutsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2014

The perfect place if you're a first time visitor to Cork. Basic but spotlessly clean, warm, comfortable rooms, delicious breakfasts and a lovely welcome from hosts Martin and Margaret. On the practical side, this B&B is within easy walking distance from the city centre, but is lovely and quiet at night. There are plenty of places to choose from for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Butter Market House is centrally located in the historic and cultural heart of Cork city.Just under the world famous Shandon steeple (built in 1722) and next to the Firken CraneArt’s & Dance Centre, adjacent to the Cork Butter Museum. To the rear, just across the river Lee (connected by 4 bridges) is the famous Cork Opera House. Cork’s vibrant shopping centre is in the same area, grandly supplying all the shopping needs of the most discerning customer. Also in this area are some of the finest restaurant’s and hostelries to be found anywhere in the world, giving a truly international flavour to this beautiful city. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Butter Market House Bed and Breakfast

Address: Butter Market House 16 Dominick Street, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Shandon
Number of rooms: 24
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“Cosy and nice stay, nice city view in the room I stayed in.”
clarell2015, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“The back bedroom”
VeronicaL552, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Amazing view from the room facing the front street!”
Isa987, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
“This is a small B&B, with only 3 or 4 rooms. All are very clean and quiet.”
alicebO5557VV, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Advise Martin of your needs and he will do his best to meet them if he can.”
LizO43, 18 Jun 2015 | Read review
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