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Ness Ziona, Israel
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67 reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stayed 2 nights at this lovely guesthouse and found the position of the guesthouse excellent for tourists, with 'on-sight' parking, making the stay very comfortable. The room we were given on the first floor was large, with excellent double bed, and a very clean and spacious bathroom (and modern shower). The breakfast was exceptional - very, very good and... More 

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Ballinamore, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Went down to surprise my girlfriend and had the nicest sleep and breakfast. The lady of the house was warm and welcoming. Lovely breakfast in the morning. Ten minute walk into the centre of cork. Great restaurants nearby as well.

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Thank Walter T
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Clean comfortable well equipped room although compact with very small ensuite. Our room looked onto a wall which also restricted light. Host was very friendly and helpful. Good breakast, good location for city centre, restaurants in walking distance.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Was clean and traditional and the hostess was friendly and helpful. Breakfast was fresh and rooms were all great. Highly recommended . Ample parking too and great location to city center . Walked in without a reservation and she helped us immediately

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Thank Ethan W
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 June 2016

When I travel for work I have very simple requirements from my accommodation: clean, comfortable bed, quiet dark room, decent shower, easy parking, close to work, wifi, good breakfast, TV. More often than not, large corporate hotels fulfil these requirements and offer little in the way of unpleasant surprises. The Blarney Stone achieved most to a good standard, but still... More 

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nottingham, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2016

I have never stayed in such a stylish b&b before. Every single inch of this property has been furnished and decorated with such attention to detail, that it is hard not to look up from the delicious Irish breakfast you are eating to carry on admiring it. The food is top quality, very plentiful, beautifully presented and served very efficiently... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We were traveling as a family of 5 and rented 3 rooms for 1 night. We had a comfortable stay, great breakfast, very good rates and an pleasant host. Traditional Irish breakfast is offered. Comfortable bed, nicely appointed room. We asked for and she gave us some restaurant recommendations nearby where we could walk to get dinner and we were... More 

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Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Pros: Great location. Very comfortable rooms. No road noise although close to main road.Staff are very efficient. Breakfast selection was very good. Cons: Price was on the high side for area. Parking is rather tight (front yard).

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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

We loved this place! It was a few minutes walk from the centre, close enough to walk the restaurants and pubs but far enough from the noise. Lovely room, delicious breakfast and the owner was so nice! Our bed was comfortable and clean! The rooms have a nice touch to it with the decor. Will stay here again ☺️

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Reviewed 5 June 2016

I stayed in this lovely property for 3 nights last month . my experience was 5 stars from the room quality and fabulous breakfasts. It' is situated very close to the gates of UCC and only a ten minute walk to Patrick street . Angela was so kind on my return on night three ( after a very stress filled... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Blarney Stone Guesthouse

Address: Western Road, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Mardyke
Price Range: ₹ 7,637 - ₹ 9,750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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“Request bottom floor if you have mobility issues - narrow staircase leads to second floor”
 of 5 bubbles 545laurenn, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“One of our rooms was a Superior room but it was the same price as the other one - suggest that you try and get this.”
 of 5 bubbles 473JulieB, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“AS there is some stair climbing I recommend that the elderly and physically disabled ask for the lower floor rooms if available”
 of 5 bubbles johngA1518IJ, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Book well in advance, all rooms are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles norman_lyons, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room at the back, as Western Road is quite busy”
 of 5 bubbles JuliaB402, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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