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Knockeven House

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The house is beautiful and historic, but the hostess Pam was the highlight of our stay. She made us tea as soon as we arrived and provided a fire to sit by in the evening. Her breakfast is by far the best we had in our three weeks of traveling. She went out of her way to make homemade gluten...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful old Victorian home within walking distance to the main street in Cobh. Pam went above and beyond for us by making homemade gluten free scones for my sister and I who have coeliacs. The scones and breakfast were absolutely delicious and by far the best breakfast we had in our 3 week trip in UK and Ireland. Pam built...

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KY
Reviewed 9 January 2017

People always make the difference. Knockeven House is an absolute, gorgeous, historic yellow jewel (a citrine, perhaps?) tucked up on a hillside in Cobh. Pam is the proprietress and knocks Knockeven up to another level in terms of sheer hospitality. She greeted us at the door, took us into the parlor for a lovely chat with homemade tea and scones...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The best part of Knockeven House, is the gracious host who worked on getting us Heat and wifi in our room and offered to switch our room when heat was not working. The evening was not cold in our room and Pam supplied cozy, comfy blankets. My husband likes to sleep in cooler weather so we were both fine. Breakfast...

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Paso Robles, California
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We had a hard time finding the house, as it is up a small road and into a long driveway - but once there it was rather breathtaking! Our host, Pamela, couldn't have been nicer. Because the desired front 2 rooms were booked our first night with a 2 couple group, we had to stay in one of the smaller...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful old stately home now a fabulous B&B. Pam is a wonderful hostess - very charming and informative about the entire area with a lot of great recommendations on what to do. She is wonderful, gracious and very engaging.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We did a last minute booking for Cobh and stumbled upon Knockeven house. The property was touch to find with our phone gps, but once we arrived, it was worth the confusion. Pam was very accommodating. She contacted a restaurant for us since we were a late arrival. Thanks to her, we received great treatment at the restaurant. It was...

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

Lovely, authentic house with a wonderful Hostess. A little hard to find unless you ask someone as our directions were not good from our travel advisor. We found it by asking with no problem. Great food, great rooms, very quiet. I would highly recommend to anyone who wants an upscale B&B to stay at.

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Immediately felt at home with warm welcome from Pam. Very large room, furnished beautifully. Breakfasts offered everything from cereals and fruits to hot full Irish. We were very satisfied with our stay here and in Cobh.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Visit Knockeven and one of your memories will be Pam. She's a wonderful host with stacks of advice to help you make the most of your time in Cobh and surrounding areas. Knockeven is a large house beautifully furnished. The rooms are up a stately set of stairs. The bed we had was very comfortable and the room was a...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Knockeven House

Address: | Rushbrooke, Cobh, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cobh
Price Range: $164 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“If you want large, ask for the front rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles livefun, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All her rooms are great and easy access to the city for tourist stuff.”
 of 5 bubbles L9077TMbarbaras, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with TV as I am not sure whether all rooms have one.”
 of 5 bubbles maartenw2013, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If traveling with kids, the larger bedrooms to the front of the house are spacious.”
 of 5 bubbles christopherlocher, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A front facing room has wonderful views of the harbor.”
 of 5 bubbles mlf433, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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