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Hanora's Cottage

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hanora's Cottage is a wonderful oasis of true hospitality. From the moment you arrive Mary makes you feel more than welcome, an attitude reflected by every member of the team there we had the pleasure of interacting with. Combine this with a magical setting and delicious food and you have all the elements for a truely relaxing and memorable experience....

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Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your appreciation of our home and hospitality. All of us here, including our staff, are delighted to welcome guests to Hanoras Cottage and it is so very rewarding when that is acknowledged. We sincerely hope to have you with us again soon. Best regards, Mary & all the team.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed for two nights in Hanora's Cottage. The comfortable room was spacious and clean with a generous jacuzzi en suit bathroom. After the warm welcome and tipped to book early for dinner, we set off 3k uphill along the road to see where the walks start from. The walks include a demanding Coumduala loop, shorter Coumlara loop and a...

Thank HarryMooreis
Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for taking the time to give us such a lengthy and complimentary review which is greatly appreciated by all of us here at Hanoras Cottage. We are delighted that you had a nice relaxing stay with us and that you took away some lovely memories which will, we hope, take you back to us again...

Wexford, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my third time to have stayed in this lovely small hotel. The last time was some years ago and was a little afraid things might have changed but not at all. I arrived mid morning and was immediately was warmly welcomed and offered coffee, which I accepted. This arrived with fresh scones, and the most delicious soda bread...

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Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you very much Julie, both for being with us and for taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. This is greatly appreciated by all of us here at Hanoras Cottage. We all send a very sincere thanks and hope to have you with us again soon. Best regards, Mary.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is a family run guest house in a very rural area. It is an extremely cosy house with all kinds of comfortable sitting areas. There is a lovely smell all over from the turf fire. Mary is the welcoming face of Hanora's cottage and she cannot do enough for you. you are presented with tea and home made cakes...

1Thank Josephine C
Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you very much, it was great to have you back with us again. Your encouraging & heartwarming review is greatly appreciated by all of us here at Hanoras. The weather wasn't brilliant but you made the most of it. Thankfully, Spring is in the air to-day. We look forward to your next visit. Renewed thanks, Mary, Eoin & Judith.

Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Have heard so many great reviews about the breakfast here and it didn't disappoint,lived up to all expectations! Such a great selection. Beautiful breads and the nicest porridge I've tasted. Excellent,friendly and accommodating service. Will definitely be back!

1Thank marryan99
Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you very much for being with us for breakfast and for taking the time to give us such a nice review. We certainly hope that you will come again, you will be very welcome. Mary & all at Hanoras.

Reviewed 31 January 2017

Had heard so much about Hanoras and love walking so went for two nights last weekend. To be honest when we arrived we weren't sure if the place was even open, first impressions not great. Dead plants outside, a large sign advertising Christmas hampers, general dishevelled look really. On entering , all of the decor is dated and in major...

3Thank MMTMDublin
Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

With mountain view's from our bedroom an ensuite with jacuzzi and most luxurious shower I've seen, these features alone makes for the most relaxing stay. We arrived and were greated by the lady of the house, one of the staff lead us to our room and showed us how to use the jacuzzi. The room itself was beautifully decorated photo's...

1Thank louk1990
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Hanora's Cottage has won several awards for food, in particular for best breakfast in Ireland! Poached Peaches and Pears, Blackberries, Raspberries, Strawberries, Blueberries, Kiwi, Pineapple, served with special blended Porridge Oats and local honey. Followed by traditional fry with home-made breads and muffins. You can make your own packed lunch with brown bread and smoked salmon, home-made chutneys and jams...

1Thank Milo528
Hanora's C, Owner at Hanora's Cottage, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review of our home. It was great to have you all back with us again to enjoy a fabulous weekend with such good walking weather. Your support is greatly appreciated by all of us here at Hanoras Cottage. We look forward to your next visit. Mary, Eoin, Judith & Ina.

Reviewed 1 December 2016

a quiet place to be in contact with nature and at the same time feel at home. Good services, a clean and luxurious room, excellent food, warm and friendly people. The trip in the very close Nire valley has to be on the to do list :)

2Thank Cora V
Brisbane Region, Australia
Reviewed 17 November 2016

lovely spot for a small group weekend away due to the cosiness of the place with lots of comfortable seating to lounge around in . Tea/coffee plus cakes were a welcome treat after a days hiking in the mountains with a wonderful guide to show us the way.Fabulous dinners were had both nights followed by even better breakfasts the next...

2Thank josephine o

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Hanora's Cottage

Address: Nire Valley, Ballymacarbry, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Waterford > Ballymacarbry
Price Range: $167 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms to front look out onto river and rooms at the back look up to mountains.”
897JulieL897, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room had a jacuzzi bath and a view of the Nire Valley from the window”
Milo528, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs room 8 was the best we had ! jacuzzi and separate shower with lovely bed and view”
  • The Niye Valley is gorgeous for walks and enduring fresh air and country views
garylX3135PD, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I've staid in two different rooms, both were extremely comfortable and quiet.”
513hanss, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you need to get away from the stresses and strains of life, this is the place.”
gtiDublini, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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