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South Shields
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely guest house - it was clean, nicely decorated, spacious room and the breakfast was delicious. The parking spaces were down a rather steep ramp which was a bit of a heart stopper but it was large and a lot of availability. Short walk into Cork with various restaurants and pubs on way. I would recommend Gabriels.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Gabriel House during a recent visit to Ireland. It sits about a 10-minute walk from the edge of the city and maybe 15-20 from city center. It's extremely convenient to get around, but we liked the quietness of being a bit outside of the city itself. While it is a B&B, there are somewhere...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Superb hotel every member of staff helpful kind and obviously hard working Bedroom had great views over Cork so thanks for a great stay wish i could have had breakfast on m y last day which i really enjoyed All in all exceptional value

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

breakfast and the huge garden with a great view. Also the beds and bathroom were perfect. The staff waited late for us as we were delayed arriving which was lovely and appreciated. It was tricky to find as it was up a steep hill and we arrived late at night...also the entrance to the car park is not for the...

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Great friendly staff, located a short walk (10 min) from city centre, it's a lovely old building that has been updated to a great standard. Amazing shower in my room. Hugh comfy bed and wifi that works. Breakfast was fab, with loads of choice. It has a large car park.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The staff couldn't have been more helpful from the moment of arrival to the moment of leaving. The building is a beautiful Georgian building with a shallow sweeping staircase so even though i have mobility issues it wasn't a problem. Neither was the steep slope down into the building. I just allowed plenty of time and took things easy. The...

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

Thank you so much for the very detailed review you posted following your stay with us at Gabriel House. We are delighted you managed to take in so much during your visit to Cork & it's surroundings. We look forward to your return visit. Kind regards Valerie @ Reception

Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

A bit of an uphill walk, but worth it. Very friendly staff, nice clean rooms, full breakfast. I didn't love Cork City, but I did like these lodgings. They gave me info for self-guided walks, which I enjoyed.

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

Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us I will make sure to pass the comments on to my colleagues. Sylvia it was lovely to meet you & I'm glad you enjoyed the walking tour maps I provided for you. Kind regards Valerie @ Reception

Cheshire UK
Reviewed 4 December 2016

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts I must admit the hill is daunting for most people unless you are from San Francisco. The electricity is accessed by key card to prevent items over heating when guests leave hair straighteners etc plugged in on leaving the room. All bedside lights can be switched off either from the...

colwyn bay
Reviewed 3 December 2016

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

Thank you so much for your kind review and the nice comments about the staff. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and our wonderful breakfast. It was lovely to meet you and I hope you think of us next time your in Cork. Kindest regards, Caroline @ Reception

Reviewed 23 November 2016 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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kathleen W, Public Relations Manager at Gabriel House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, it is always good to have a positive first impression of any premises. All guests should have a warm comfortable room, my sincere apologies that you had to sleep in a cold room, as rooms are occupied by different people on a daily basis the previous occupant may have turned...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: €89 - €145 (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
“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
“Make sure you don't get stuck three flights (no elevator ) up in the attic w heat controlled by front desk.”
 of 5 bubbles 844vanw, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
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