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Reviewed 28 March 2014

We had a wonderful time in Killarney for St. Patrick's weekend. Mary & Eva were very welcoming, with lots of local recommendations/advice. Their home is very clean & comfortable and we had a large bedroom & bathroom. We enjoyed delicious breakfasts with a great choice. This B&B is ideally situated being a short stroll from the town centre with Muckross... More 

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County Cork, Ireland
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73 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 7 January 2014

Greeted by the friendly owner of the lovely bed and breakfast. Very clean house and room. The bed was very comfy and bathroom was nice. A five minute drive to town which has numerous pubs, restaurants, cafes, shops and night clubs. Taxi cost 6 euro back to the B&B including a tip. Lovely night sleep and had a gorgeous breakfast... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Our stay at the Carranross House was great. Mary was a very welcoming host and offer great service. The pancakes at breakfast were so good! Very well located and easy access to the attractions and restaurants. We are highly recommended this place and will come back for sure when will return to Ireland!

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 9 October 2013

My friends were in need of a B & B recommendation in Killarney - with so many to choose from I hoped my choice with Carranross House was the right way to go. It was more than the right choice! My friends were thrilled and very comfortable staying at this B & B. The owner, Mary, extended herself to their... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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Reviewed 27 September 2013

While the parking area may be a bit dicey when Mary is full, other than that, wow - what a great stay. We met so many interesting people. Mary speaks fluent French. She is a most gracious host. Our room was spot on with a large bathroom and a big room and bed - just as she promised. The rate... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 27 September 2013

We stayed for 3 nights. Clean, comfortable, modern rooms, and the shower was the best we had for our whole trip. The bathroom had shower gel, shampoo and conditioner provided which was nicer than the toiletries I had brought with me! The breakfast was delicious with a wide menu provided. Mary used to be a tour guide so is very... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

Stayed two nights last week. Prompt helpful communications beforehand. Easy to find. Mary took the time to get to know us and orient us to the area as we arrived. Good tips on local dining and sights. Large room with comfortable queen-sized bed. Wide menu for breakfast, well prepared and presented. Nice to have protected off-street parking. Only problem was... More 

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Mary O, Owner at Carranross House, responded to this review

Dear Richard, We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and we thank you for your very kind review. We have recently upgraded to a more modern faster fibre broadband and are delighted with same! Thanks again. More 

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Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

Our favorite B&B of our whole trip. Tidy, cute rooms with great showers. The service is great and the breakfast was delicious. Only a 10 minute walk from town centre. Mary is an excellent hostess-super friendly and accommodating.

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Reviewed 28 August 2013

I'm sure this B&B and Mary would be great, just wished she had honoured our confirmed room reservation we booked on booking.com. Mary gave up our room as we arrived later in the evening (11pm) after a very long drive from Galway. Reason mentioned was an email was sent earlier in the evening which we didn't get as we were... More 

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Mary O, Owner at Carranross House, responded to this review

Dear Serge C, As you had not arrived by 6.30pm, I checked the reservation details to see if there were any remarks about late arrival but found none. People usually note this on the booking form provided by booking.com, but there was no mention of a late arrival. Booking.com confirmed to me by email afterwards that you had not mentioned... More 

Maple Ridge, Canada
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Reviewed 21 August 2013

Located in a quiet area with easy access to the town centre and surrounding area, Carranross was an excellent choice on our part as to where to stay for our three days in Killarney. Mary was most hospitable and her past experience as a tour guide showed through. She had many suggestions on what to do, where to eat, etc.... More 

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Address: Carranross House 65 Park Drive, Killarney, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Killarney
Number of rooms: 3
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“The rooms are all lovely!”
 of 5 bubbles ExitGirl, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“all rooms are top class”
 of 5 bubbles plumbcrazy, 28 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have better views, but downstairs have better access to sitting room and back patio. All rooms and bathrooms had plenty of room and were VERY clean.”
 of 5 bubbles 2scotth, 1 Aug 2014 | Read review
“They are all good rooms!”
 of 5 bubbles 02corvette, 27 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Great choice of rooms.Upstairs if your fit and downstairs if you have mobility problems.The other B&B's we stayed in all the rooms were upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 465JOHNG465, 15 May 2013 | Read review
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