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    Rockcrest House

    Gortamullin, Kenmare, Ireland
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    Overview
    • Excellent84%
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    • Average3%
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    “short walk” (50 reviews)
    “b b” (246 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    O'Donnabhain's Guesthouse B&B & Townhouses
    592 reviews
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    21 - 25 of 560 reviews

    Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

    So enjoyed our stay at Rockcrest House! Walking distance to Kenmare Town Center, stunning setting and views from house, spacious, comfortable bedrooms and bathrooms, delicious breakfast and of course, the continued Irish charm and hospitality by the owner, Marian! Will definitely look forward to a...More

    Thank Beckysugar
    Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 5 May 2017

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

    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    Stayed here for one night before we drove the Ring of Kerry. Upon arriving, we were met at the door by David who showed us our room and gave us information about pubs in town for dinner. We had a family room that was large...More

    Thank Newtownmomof2
    Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 2 May 2017

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

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    We loved our stay at Rockcrest House! David and Marian made us feel so comfortable in their home. Not all B&B's are as welcoming and professionally run as this one. Breakfast was cooked to order, fresh, and delicious. Our room was in the front of...More

    Thank LNagle64
    Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 2 May 2017

    Thank you 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 Marian's breakfasts which is cooked to order. We would love to have you stay again sometime in...More

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    We arrived in Kenmare mid-afternoon after flying over from the UK to Cork and travelling around a bit. Kenmare itself is a beautiful little town, and Rockcrest is a perfect place to stay. We were welcomed at the door by Marian, who showed us to...More

    Thank Thomas W
    Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 23 April 2017

    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.

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    absolutely a fantastic place to stay. the owners made us very welcome i would say this the hosts are very humbled and caring ,ps marian makes her own irish bread that goes down a treat as well as her breakfast .just want to take a...More

    Thank rickywalker114
    Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 23 April 2017

    Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to have such wonderful guests staying with us. We were delighted that Dora enjoyed her birthday cake and her birthday. Hope we will be in a position to accommodate you...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$ 100 - US$ 103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Province of Munster >
    • County Kerry >
    • Kenmare
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    Kathy P
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from davidodwyer | Property representative |
    Five minute walk in over a footbridge to the centre of Kenmare from Rockcrest House.
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    4 June 2015|
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    To walk to the centre of the town of Kenmare takes 5 minutes over a footbridge.
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