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12 reviews
The Old Post Office
The Old Post Office from front
Front Door
Kitchen + door to back garden
kitchen
view to mountains from kitchen window
kitchen
Evening in the hall
View from Living room
Ensuite to Bedroom 1 East Side
View from front of house
View from back of house
View from bedroom
View from Pub 100 metres from house
View from top of hill when walking from house
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Bathroom on East side
Lounge leading into kitchen in background
The Urhan Inn Pub 100 metres from house
The Urhan Inn Pub 100 Metres from house
view from sink in Utility room
Back Garden Looking East
View East from Garden
View to sea from East Side of Back Garden
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Holiday Rental House -
7 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Eyeries, County Cork

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Excellent - based on 12 reviews
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Dawn C
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Picturesque!”
Reviewed 24 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017
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What a delightful house! It certainly had everything we needed to feel at home. The kids were completely delighted with the table tennis, basketball & movie projector. The surrounding area was beautiful with lovely walks & picturesque little villages on either side within a short driving distance. We sad to leave & wish we could have stayed longer! Perfect for any families getting together thanks so much Daniel & Mary for letting us stay in your beautiful home.

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Management Response
26 Apr 2017
Hi Dawn, We are delighted you enjoyed your stay and the kids had fun with the games and movie projector. You are always welcome back. Iain and Eimear wanted to say thanks again for leaving the house so tidy. We hope to see you again soon. Warm regards Daniel and Mary
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tinacarro...
County Cork, Ireland
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Magical Christmas Getaway”
Reviewed 10 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016
2
people found this review helpful

The location was fabulous. Spectacular seaviews to the front and majestic mountains at the back. The house was excellent for our family gathering of 13.
Bedrooms for everybody, great dining area for Christmas dinner, Area for entertaining and a lovely lounge for peaceful relaxation. Excellent facilities. We had plenty strolls over highways and byways, hikes up the mountain, and had the odd pint in The Urhan Inn, served up by the lovely Ian and Eimear. Thanking Daniel and Mary for allowing us to stay in their wonderful home and making great memories. Would love to visit again.

Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
12 Jan 2017
Thanks Tina,
What a lovely review. Really glad you enjoyed it and you are always welcome back. Thanks again for leaving everything so tidy when you left. Warmest Regards Daniel and Mary
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Authentic”
Reviewed 7 November 2016 for a stay in October 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Wonderful property with great history in a very beautiful, unspoiled part of the world. Owners and managment were a pleasure to deal with. If you want quite, beautiful, authentic, comfortable, awe inspiring go there.

And make time, lots of time, to visit the pub !

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Liked best: The " Grand Hall " ( ex school room ) is fantastic with its cathedral window.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
7 Nov 2016
Hi Kevin
Delighted you enjoyed your stay and thanks once again for being such wonderful guests. The flowers to say thank you for stay were such a lovely gesture. You are always welcome in West Cork. Warmest regards Daniel and Mary
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Pumpkins2...
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Absolutely brilliant!”
Reviewed 7 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Everything about this house is lovely and far exceeds the photos. The house is built to such a high quality with lovely furniture, a luxury kitchen and extremely comfy beds. This is all a level above what you might normally expect from a holiday rental such that you can really feel you're at home.

The area is stunning. We enjoyed lashing rain and glorious sunshine and both were fun! Also enjoyed some fantastic food in Eyeries and some nice pints in the local pub.

Mary and Daniel could not have been more helpful- a real pleasure to deal with.


My only regret in praising the old post office too highly is it might become too fully booked for us to get in again!

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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
11 Sep 2016
Hi Camilla
We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at the Old Post Office. We wanted to make people feel 'at home' and relaxed so its great you confirmed that for us. You are always welcome in West Cork.
With warmest regards Daniel and Mary
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“it was an excellent stay in old post office, nice views around home”
Reviewed 27 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

our stay in old post office was a splendid experiment. Eight adults and 6 kids(2 infants ) were in our group. we all enjoyed the stay. the home was well maintained with all facilities and very good views around the home. very quiet and pleasant area ideal for holiday.

Mathew & friends

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
28 Aug 2016
Hi Mathew
Really glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Thanks for leaving the place so tidy after your visit. Warm regards Daniel and Mary
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