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The Shores Country House

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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Few places in my experience exceed their five-star rating; this is one of them! A luxurious room sumptuously appointed and with a view to due for from the feature window. Breakfast was a treat in itself, and the staff are friendly and knowledgeable. It's expensive, but you certainly get what you pay for!

Thank Sutton133
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Beautiful atmosphere and location, excellent facilities, and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. It was the most enjoyable B & B that we have stayed in. Rooms were clean and comfortable. I highly recommend this facility!

Thank Mike D
New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is by far the best lodging choice of our 8-day trip in Ireland. A charming country house with a nice garden in the back, this B & B is very close to the shore. Our bed room has a small window with a spectacular view of the sea, the bathroom is probably the cleanest we have ever been to,...

Thank Landingzonebooks
Conyers, Georgia
Reviewed 18 September 2016

What a jewel of a B&B convenient to nearby Dingle and Kerry. Annette, our hostess, was friendly, bubbly and really made the stay a first class experience. The touches like a menu in the room to choose from for breakfast, fruit cake in the room, immaculately clean and lovingly furnished room made the stay feel so luxurious. The breakfast--whether Irish...

Thank jenned17
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Annette, the host, is one of the best hosts I have ever encountered. She just lives and breathes hospitality. The Shores offers an amazing breakfast selection. I loved the freshly cooked full Irish and the mixed fresh fruit bowl for starters. Annette bakes her own bread which just adds to the breakfast experience. I was lucky to get a room...

1Thank BettyKate
Willoughby, Ohio
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice guest house! Great location, wonderful view of the ocean. The grounds are very beautiful and well maintained. Our rooms #1 was very comfortable. Every thing was clean to the standard you would see in a hospital OR! The breakfast was outstanding; and there is a menu you can select from. Nice common sitting room that was comfortable. Certainly...

Thank Lakefront_WBY
Stevenson Ranch, California, United States
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We reserved a room at this B&B based on strong reviews. Didn't disappoint. It was really more than a B&B. (We just noticed that Trip Advisor labels The Shores as a Country House.) Luxury: the house itself, the setting overlooking the ocean, furniture in our room. Wonderful breakfast. All hosted by the vivacious, gracious hostess Anette. Perhaps a bit pricey....

Thank Patrick D
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We enjoyed two nights at Annette's Shores Country House. The view across the street of Brandon Bay is breathtaking, and we reserved the second-floor water view room with a balcony, which was a great move. We cracked the door a little at night and could gently hear the sheep and cows in the pasture leading to the water. That and...

Thank Tom R
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My partner and I had a wonderful stay at The Shores in early August and cannot recommend it highly enough. The beautifully furnished bedroom was spotless. Hostess, Annette, and her team were so friendly and obliging. Add in breakfasts to die for and you're on a winner. We will definitely be back!

Thank Michael B
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Annette and her lady's give a great welcome and efficient quality service as well as being sources of lots of local information. The house is furnished to a high standard. We had the first floor corner room with two windows and balconies looking out over the beaches and the sea. Very comfortable beds with quality sheets and pillows. As well...

Thank Peter C

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Shores Country House offers 5 star luxurious accommodation.It is owned and run by Annette O'Mahony along with her husband. We overlook the longest beach in Ireland (approx 26 miles) and at the rear of the house are a range of mountains, Mt Brandon being the second highest in Ireland. Pamper yourself in our award winning luxurious home offering "Laura Ashley" style 5 star accommodation , most rooms have panorimic sea view , all en suite some with bath, king size beds, sat elite t.V., Tea & coffee, hairdryers and telephones,beautifully decorated with antiques Delightful breakfasts are served in our dining room overlooking Brandon Bay. ... more   less 

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Address: | Cappateige, Castlegregory, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Castlegregory
Price Range: $128 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Shores Country House 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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