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Cheshire UK
Reviewed yesterday NEW

After originally being a bit daunted by the difficult access (we approached from coming uphill then went past & entered driving downhill to make it easier) & the slope of the car park, we received a warm friendly welcome on arrival with lots of advice & a map as to how to spend our evening in Cork. There are discounts...

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Cork
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I couldn't have asked for a better experience, there is not many places like this for value, service, location and real quality. What a great location, 10 x mins walk to city centre, bus and train. What a lovely building with great rooms, gardens, views and history. The breakfast was 5 x star, great choices of fresh fruit, meats, cheeses,...

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colwyn bay
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A weekend break at a good rate was very enjoyable. Goodbreakfast and friendly staff. Even though I was a solo traveller I was given a nice spacious double room. A maid confirmed that 112 - 113 - and 114 were the best with City views.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for one night needed somewhere near railway station. First impression ok clean reception, rang for attention and was greeted and booked cab for early next morning. As I had an early appointment and always worry about not waking to my alarm asked if it was possible to have early morning call? The receptionist said that in that case she...

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galway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In my view this is a very overpriced B and B. We paid nearly €120 and stayed in a small room which was up three flights of stairs. The room was a little grim and the bathroom was tiny. The common areas were fairly tatty and the dining room was very untidy.No sound proofing and an uncomfortable bed made for...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived early Saturday morning and luckily we were able to have breakfast. Good choice of cereals, fruit, yoghurt etc. I had the scrambled egg and salmon which was tasty although on the following 2 days I had the full cooked Irish which was good and I especially loved the white pudding. From the minute we arrived the staff were really...

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kathleen W, Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your Review, I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and you kind words on the staff. I was glad to have the room ready for you in double quick time as it is not always possible. It is lovely to hear you were both comfortable in your room and enjoyed your freshly cooked...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simple accommodation is coupled with friendly staff and good service. The laid back atmosphere means People can use the closed restaurant as a space to relax in the evenings. Access to tea and coffee is supplies and there's nothing like it to start conversations in this communal space! Highlight of this guesthouse is the delicious breakfast. The simple enough buffet...

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kathleen W, Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for the lovely Review, it is a huge compliment that you return on a regular basis,I hope this will influence other travelers to choose Gabriel House. We look forward to your next visit. Warmest regards, Kathleen, Manager.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Guesthouse within walking distance of central Cork, Kent Train Station and St Lukes. This is a great place to stay if you are visiting Cork. The staff are particularly helpful and go the extra mile to make you enjoy the stay. Good breakfast selection, cooked to order.

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kathleen W, Public Relations Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much,I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and your breakfast also. I will pass your feedback on to my colleagues. Kind regards Valerie

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fifth visit. We've been for the last 5 years, in October, for the Guinness jazz festival. Good location on the edge of everything that's going on, as long as you are OK with a short walk uphill. Staff are great, really friendly and helpful. Comfy rooms (in the process of a refurb), great choice at breakfast, with homemade bread &...

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kathleen W, Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Helen for your top ranking Review, We just love the fact that you and all your friends attend the Jazz Festival and choose Gabriel House where you feel comfortable, I so look forward to it every year and for you all to re-book every year is a huge compliment to us. Have a great year ahead. From Kathleen...

Velez-Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 30 September 2016

On arrival the first thing you are welcomed with is a big welcoming smile. The lady at reception greeted us and explained everything before we went to our lovely spacious bedroom. The room had two good size windows overlooking Cork. It was clean and had all the usual facilities plus tea and coffee. Wi-fi was free and good. Breakfast the...

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kathleen W, Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your Review of Gabriel House. We are thrilled you enjoyed your brief stay with us. Your kind comments will be a huge help to fellow travellers. I do hope you think of us again if you ever come back this way. Warmest regards, Kathleen.Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gabriel House Bed and Breakfast in Cork city is a beautiful period guesthouse,located close to both bus and train stations it is a 10-15 minute walk down to the centre of the city. Gabriel House dates from the early 1900's has been lovingly restored, aspiring to its former glory. With 10-foot ceilings, feature staircase and many original features it is not difficult to imagine this impressive house as it was in its heyday! Our South facing sun terrace compliments extensive gardens and a vegetable garden, fruit trees with the a new greenhouse to provide for breakfast needs. We also have our own hens and ducks producing fresh eggs daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gabriel House B&B

Address: Summerhill North | St. Luke's, Cork 0000, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
Price Range: ₹ 5,225 - ₹ 9,942 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gabriel House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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“our room at the back & on the ground floor was quiet”
 of 5 bubbles lovetheunexpected, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ask for a city view room, amazing views over the city both day and night”
 of 5 bubbles jimmaher1, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“112 -113- 114 all have city views and not too many stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles grayzerkat, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Looking out of the harbour above the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles xrayspexs, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Level 2 or 3 would give a great view over Cork Harbour”
 of 5 bubbles 145jeffk, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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