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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea view”(8 reviews)
“window seat”(4 reviews)
“beautiful place”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Sorry to be leaving today. Stayed 3 nights for a family wedding at the nearby Lake house. So glad we chose to stay here instead of Lake house. Fantastic location and our room had two windows overlooking the beautiful beach. Staff all very friendly with...More

1  Thank holidaytrish
Response from Carnaween, Owner at Carnaween HouseResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Holidaytrish Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at Carnaween. So glad you had a lovely stay with us! Hopefully you will make it back for dinner sometime in the future to sample Arlene's amazing cooking. Best wishes Jude...More

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner here and asked for a table beside the window and was told they were reserved. By the time we left, no-one had arrived for the window seats (2 hours later). At the end of our meal we were asked to move seats...More

3  Thank emercryan
Response from Carnaween, Owner at Carnaween HouseResponded 13 March 2017

Dear emercryan Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Carnaween and your experience. Quite frankly the service you received was unacceptable and am very sorry that you left with a bad experience. You are right we did have a lot of...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is beautifully located even on a very bad summer's evening. The white and blue décor gives it an elegant marine look. Our servers were kind yet lacked get up and go. I went for the homemade soup which was very good. My mains was...More

1  Thank Frank2510
Response from Carnaween, Owner at Carnaween HouseResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Frank2510 Thank you so much for taking the time to review Carnaween. We are always looking to improve and as such continuing to ensure our staff get better in accommodating customers. Having renovated the house entirely in 2007/8 I tried to make the best...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016

Delightful location with some rooms having sweeping views of the bay and Inishkeel island which is walkable at low tides so you can visit the old monastic sites. The rooms are comfortable and the welcome is warm. Good selection of breakfast items either continental or...More

Thank Juliet M
Response from Carnaween, Owner at Carnaween HouseResponded 9 March 2017

Dear Juliet Thank you so much for taking the time to write such lovely things about Carnaween. An amazing synopsis of what we strive to provide to our customers. I'm very pleased to say that a Lounge is currently under furbishment, something I've wanted to...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Where do you start? Quite simply this magical little gem of an establishment is superb in every respect. The 'wow' grin on your face as the beach unfolds itself while you drive through the gates, just doesn't leave your face throughout! It's light, bright, stylish,...More

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Response from Carnaween, Owner at Carnaween HouseResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review of Carnaween. We may have the odd blip but your synopsis encapsulates what we strive to achieve so that customers can truly take in the preciousness of this little piece of...More

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Beachfront
Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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"All rooms are furnished to a high standard and very comfortable."
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"Room 8 for best views"
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"book the restaurant well in advance to get a delightful sea view when the weather is on your side"
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"Rooms 8 and 9 have sea views"
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