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Desmond House Kinsale

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  • Excellent93%
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  • Average1%
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  • Terrible1%
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“scones”(46 reviews)
“head suite”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I needed a 3 day getaway from Dublin and we find the perfect place in Desmond House. Grainne (and Paddy) are the best of hosts. The food was outstanding including little 'favors' upon arrival e.g. Nespresso packs and machine in room, bottled...More

2  Thank bgalwood
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

A lovely place and very central. Car parking was no problem but the roads in Kinsale are very tight and even with satnav it was not easy to find Cork Street by car initially, I would suggest some kind of sketch on the website showing...More

1  Thank AndrewMcCrorie
Reviewed 16 December 2017

We had a wonderful few days staying here. We loved the breakfast. My five year old still talks about the awesome Irish sausages which had while we stayed here. It was tremendous to have a place to stay in the heart of Kinsale it really...More

2  Thank Keith M
Reviewed 16 December 2017

This B&B was over-the-top in all areas! The house is lovingly cared for and maintained. The host couple, Grainne and Paddy, purchased the house 2 years ago and are upgrading an already great place. In looking at the photos on the website of the Desmond...More

4  Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Gráinne and Paddy make the beautifully decorated and comfortably appointed Desmond House the perfect place to stay. Nespresso machines in rooms, fresh baked sweet breads/cakes available during the day, and of course the breakfast!! They are helpful with everything from getting bags to your room,...More

2  Thank C_Wyness
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Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Price range
USD 123 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 123 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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taramarr
22 August 2017|
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Response from trishtaylorthompson | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact Desmond House directly.
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gapeachy1
13 April 2017|
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Response from Brenda R | Reviewed this property |
There is parking at a church almost directly across the street. WE have parked further away with onsite parking. I doubt it should be an issue.
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"Great access to town and shops. Very comfortable beds."
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"Currently 2 of the 3 rooms that we occupied had tubs with a wall shower and one had been converted to a..."
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