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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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26 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent two nights here and it was a delightful stay. An easy walk into the village from a lovely secluded location....including the baaing sheep across the road! Our room was large, very clean, comfortable, quiet; Wi-Fi worked great. Parking could not be easier, right up and behind the hotel. David and Marian are wonderful hosts offering a great Irish... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your valuable and lovely review. This is one of the rewarding aspects of the B&B business and it helps us greatly with maintaining and or improving our standards to our guests. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Anchorage, Alaska
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53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This B&B was highly rated and many people mentioned its cleanliness, but I was not impressed. The first thing I do when I get to a new hotel is check the bedding. The sheets were clean but unfortunately the mattress, mattress cover and blankets had hair on them. Overall the bedding felt a bit old and dingy and after seeing... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review. Our beds and bedding is new and perfect - it has all been replaced in the last two year. Also we do pride ourselves in the cleanliness of our rooms. Obviously the only disappointment you had was with your own behavior as other guests complained that you were extremely noisy (using language) when you... More 

Marina del Rey, California
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25 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We planned a last minute trip to Ireland and after landing in Dublin we called the Rockcrest to book a room in Kenmare as a base to visit the Ring of Kerry. David took our reservation over the phone and sent us directions. Easy to find and a great location. 5 minute walk to town. Great accommodations and a quite... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to have such wonderful guests staying with us. glad you liked the area and Rolo will miss you. We hope we will be in a position to accommodate you again sometime in the future. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Tallahassee, Florida
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The Rockcrest House is a cute bed and breakfast that is located within easy walking distance of the town. The room was large and comfortable with a nice en suite bathroom. The breakfasts were delicious and made to order. It is important to note that only cash is accepted to pay for the room. Great spot in Kenmare - recommend... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you both so much for choosing our bed and breakfast and for writing such a fantastic review. I hope you will be in a position to stay again some time in the future. It was a pleasure to have you as our guests. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Ramot menashe
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The B&B is located just a few minutes walk from town center. The owners are wonderful! They explained about places to see, eat and where to listen to the best Irish music- the brilliant Michael O'brein! Breakfast was delicious with the wonderful home-made soda bread! Highly Recommended!

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you Yael and Ofer very much for your excellent review. It was a pleasure to have you both as our guests and I was delighted to read that you enjoyed Michael O'Brien. I hope you will be able to visit again sometime in the future. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

South Carolina
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67 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My husband and I loved everything about Rockcrest House. Marion and David are excellent hosts, going out of their way to assure our comfort, and Marion's made-to-order Irish breakfast is fantastic. The room was extremely clean and comfortable. The location is great... a convenient walk to the darling town of Kenmare and a perfect base for sight-seeing the Ring of... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your valuable and lovely review. This is one of the rewarding aspects of the B&B business and it helps us greatly with maintaining and or improving our standards to our guests. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Gordonsville, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This was our 4th or 5th stay at Rockcrest House, and it was wonderful once again. Marian and David are great hosts. The food is always delightful and filling. Marian even made an apple pie which David served as an afternoon treat with cream and ice cream. The location is perfect for touring the Ring of Kerry or the Ring... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review. It was a pleasure to have you both as our guests again and I was delighted to read that you enjoyed the homemade apple tart. I hope you will be able to visit again sometime in the future. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

austin, tx
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267 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Rockcrest House is a fantastic place in all ways. It is perfectly located on a quiet road, yet is only a 5 minute walk into town and the heart of the action. The hosts, Marian & David, are warm and friendly people who truly care about their guests. When we arrived David asked us if we'd like a cup of... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you both so much for choosing our bed and breakfast and for writing such a fantastic review. I hope you will be in a position to stay again some time in the future. It was a pleasure to have you as our guests. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Marian and David are wonderful and warm people. The food was wonderful - home baked bread, fresh fruit salad, tea and biscuits for welcome. The house is wonderful, the rooms are great. the hosts are most supportive - never rushed and always helpful. Easy walk to standing stones and tone. Thank you for a wonderful stay

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your valuable and lovely review. This is one of the rewarding aspects of the B&B business and it helps us greatly with maintaining and or improving our standards to our guests. Best regards and take care, David and Marian. More 

Pensacola, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

My husband and I recently stayed at the Rockcrest House while in Ireland and were absolutely thrilled with our stay. David greeted us at the door and was extraordinarily welcoming! Even though we were only staying for a single day, he gave us advice on what to do and see in Kenmare in the evening. Our room was very spacious... More 

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davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was a absolute pleasure to have such wonderful guests staying with us. We were delighted to see that you got to see Ring of Kerry and get down to Dingle. You were unfortunate with the rental cars. Hope we will be in a position to accommodate you again sometime... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Rockcrest House Luxury B&B Accommodation in Kenmare, designed with comfort in mind. Whether you want a relaxing weekend break or an action-packed outdoor adventure, it is the perfect place to spend your vacation and discover the joys of Kenmare and Kerry. At Rockcrest House we pride ourselves on providing a first-rate service in luxury surrounds at an affordable price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rockcrest House

Address: Gortamullin, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: ₹ 5,318 - ₹ 5,682 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rockcrest House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“This is on a quiet street. We were in the front of the house and it was quiet.”
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“it's cash only here so be prepared!”
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