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Holbrook, NY
Reviewed 23 May 2013

The Hawthorne House is exactly what a B&B should be like thanks to Mary's efforts. She is so outgoing and helpful, and makes you feel like you are her most important guest ever. Her breakfast in the morning really helps you start off you day right. We stayed in the building across from the main house. The room was large...

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Hilton Head
Reviewed 16 May 2013

Quiet, spacious, clean room with a great breakfast. Mary was very knowledgable and her welcoming style was a delight. Parked the car and was able to walk everywhere and enjoy the ambience. Centrally located and one of the few B & B's that would take a credit card.

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cologne
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We stayed last year a week in one of the Hawthorn Lodge self-catering houses. The house is very well equipped, has a lot of space and the biggest advantage, it is very quiet although it is located directly in the centre of Kenmare. Mary gave us a very warm welcome and ensured that we had a pleasent stay. We will...

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Prestbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2013

Mary's hospitality and generosity brings us back to Kenmare and Hawthorn House year after year. The rooms are immaculate and the breakfast sets you up for the day. Quite simply, the best B&B in Kerry.

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new jersey
Reviewed 5 April 2013

My wife and three children spent two nights at the Hawthorn House, and could not have been happier with it. First and foremost, the hospitality of Mary was great! We arrirved late and Mary could not have been more helpful. She helped get us loaded into our rooms, and gave us really good advice on where best to go for...

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Ireland
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Day 2 into our Kerry Way Hike last week we were happy to have stumbled across this wonderful B&B. We and our Muddy Boots were welcomed and provided with a very comfortable room. Paper was offered for our wet boots and the warmth of the room helped to dry what clothes we had exposed to the Kerry elements. The Breakfast...

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Wheat Ridge, CO
Reviewed 25 March 2013

My wife and I stayed with Mary for three nights and had a wonderful time. She was very charming and helpful and the food and room were wonderful. Her recommendations for what to see were very helpful and it was nice to just hang out and talk to her about Ireland and her life there. Don't miss this one!

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WI
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Stayed here for one night in October. Had a large room with one full size bed and one smaller bed. Very clean. Tub and shower. Cooked to order breakfast with buffet items. Free wifi. Quiet. Free parking nearby. O'Brien family is very friendly. Very helpful with our flat tire issue. Ate at Limetree Restaurant which was delicious and very close...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 9 November 2012

My wife and I stayed at Hawthorn House for two nights in October, 2012 while traveling in south western Ireland.There couldn't be a warmer welcome anywhere than we received from Mary O'Brien. Our room was comfortable and provided everything we needed. Breakfast was a good start to the day and the location plus Mary's guidance to pubs, restaurants and other...

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Duluth, Georgia
Reviewed 7 November 2012

My husband and I recently had the pleasure of staying at Hawthorn House for 7 days. Mary was a wonderful hostess; she was able to help us book a trip to Skellig Michael on very short notice. Tips on where to go (and how to get there) were very much appreciated, and very helpful. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful; we...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Hawthorn House

Address: Hawthorn House Shelbourne Street, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: €97 - €103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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