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Fort Collins, CO
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was a really nice cottage with great views of the ocean. We were there for a wedding so there was a large group of us and this cottage was perfect. There were 3 bedrooms, which each had its own bathroom, which was great for privacy, and there was also a 4th bathroom. It was in a good location about...

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Charleville, Ireland
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

I would highly recommend this property. Beautiful home with everything you could need in it. Great location for touring. There were 8 of us staying in the house and we had lots of space. Looking out at the Aran islands at night time was the highlight for me. Ideal place if you need a nice relaxing break. Can't wait to...

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Reviewed 23 September 2014 via mobile

There were 5 of us staying at the Gentian Cottage for 10 days. From the day we arrived to the day we left it was absolutely outstanding. Ann was so friendly and helpful throughout our whole stay along with a giving us a private tour of the castle near by. I 100% would recommend a stay here and I will...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 20 April 2014

We spent two entire months (February and March) in Gentian Cottage and wouldn't hesitate to repeat this any time. The whole house is furnished with love for detail, the kitchen isn't missing anything you can imagine. Families travelling with little children even find a nice baby cod, highchair, playpen, lots of toys and stair gates. One of the top highlights...

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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 January 2014

As other reviewers have noted Ann, the owner of Gentian Cottage, is a warm bubbly person who can not do enough for you. We spent 2013 Christmas at Gentian Cottage with our adult children who had travelled from Australia (we are living in Dublin for a couple of years) to enjoy an Irish West Coast experience. We arrived in the...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We spent four days at the O' Callaghan's Gentian Cottage in Doolin. Everything about the house was perfect. The layout was roomy and very cozy. The kitchen is a very easy space to work in with a roomy table to enjoy the home cooked meal. The O'Callaghan family were great hosts, hospitable, knowledgeable and generous. The views from every window...

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Fairfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 17 July 2013

The village of Doolin is right where you want to be if your goal is to be within striking distance of the some of the most beautiful scenery in Ireland...and this cottage is on a lovely rise just five minutes north town with absolutely spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, the Aran Islands, The Burren, and dozens of friendly and...

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 10 July 2013

We spent our first nights in Ireland at Ann's Gentian Cottage, which was built by her husband to be their family's home. It is certainly a traveler's good luck that Ann instead lives in the house below the hilltop cottage and this lovely home is available to us! The term cottage might imply small size, but Gentian Cottage is definitely...

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PHOENIX, AZ
Reviewed 18 August 2012

We recently spent time at the Gentian Cottage and it was the highlight of our Irish adventure! It is such a serene setting: the ocean views, the livestock, the open spaces and a very welcoming home. The Cottage is modern, warm, welcoming and very well appointed. The owner (Ann) was very accommodating and even gave us a private tour of...

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Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 9 January 2012

My husband and I just returned from a three week, multi city trip to London and Ireland to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary, Christmas and New Year's. We spend a week at Gentian Cottage (12/21-27/2011) in Doolin and had a wonderful time. Our two adult children (ages 20 and 23) joined us in Doolin. We renewed our wedding vows on...

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Address: Doolin, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
Number of rooms: 3
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“All three of the rooms in the cottage have king sized beds, privates bathrooms and televisions. The master has two beds, a king and queen, and a jacuzzi tub. The is a fourth bathroom downstairs, adjacent to the laundry room.”
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