We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rockcrest House

Traveller (175)
360
Panoramas (7)
Dining (24)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
Gortamullen, Kenmare V93 VY57 Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (716)
Filter reviews
654 results
Traveller rating
562
62
17
10
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
562
62
17
10
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviews short walk rock garden ring of kerry brown bread quiet street breakfast was delicious b bs wonderful hosts crepes close to town full irish breakfast king bed beara peninsula room was spacious two nights stone circle great room
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 654 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 nights in gorgeous Kenmare. Beautiful little tourist town with bright lights out for Xmas. Stayed with Marian and David at Rockcrest just 5 min walk out of town. Lovely accommodation and well looked after. Look out for Marian’s home cooked bread. Delicious 😋😀👍More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank MarkO226
Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to have such wonderful guests staying with us. We hope we will be in a position to accommodate you again sometime in the future. Best regards and take care, David...More

Reviewed 14 November 2018

We stayed here for two nights. It was really clean, very welcoming hosts and the breakfast was amazing! Freshly baked scones, home-made brown bread, delicious pancakes and amazing coffee! We will definitely be back :)More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Rachel C
Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 15 November 2018

Thank you very much for your excellent review. It was a pleasure to have you both as our guests and I was delighted to read that you enjoyed the breakfasts. I hope you will be able to visit again sometime in the future. Best regards...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

Very nice house with great big rooms, superb queen size bed in our room and lovely powerful shower. Very good location with Kenmare town only an easy 5 min walk away. Very tasty homemade brown bread with breakfast.More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ebowD
Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you very much for your excellent review. It was a pleasure to have you both as our guests and I was delighted to read that you enjoyed the brown bread. I hope you will be able to visit again sometime in the future. Best...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stayed here for two nights during our trip around the Ring of Kerry. This B & B is lovely with excellent hospitality and close proximity to walk into town. It is well located to view the best aspects of the Ring...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Etchbee
Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you so much for your fantastic feedback concerning your recent holiday experience at our B&B, complete guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is no better reward than to hear we are achieving just that. I am glad to read that you...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent hospitality at the rockcrest. The couple running the bed and breakfast, Marian and David, were so welcoming. They were more than happy to provide tips on where to visit in the local area and how best to get there. The room we were staying...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Wanderer238063
Response from davidodwyer, Owner at Rockcrest HouseResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you so much for writing such a glowing review. It was an absolute pleasure to have such wonderful guests staying with us. We hope we will be in a position to accommodate you again sometime in the future. Best regards and take care, David...More

View more reviews
About
Description
Welcome to Rockcrest House Luxury B&B Accommodation in Kenmare, designed with comfort in mind. Whether you want a relaxing weekend break or an action-packed outdoor adventure, it is the perfect place to spend More your vacation and discover the joys of Kenmare and Kerry. At Rockcrest House we pride ourselves on providing a first-rate service in luxury surrounds at an affordable price. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$92 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rockcrest House Hotel Kenmare
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$92 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rockcrest House Hotel Kenmare
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Photos
Traveller (175)
Room & Suite (218)
Dining (24)
Pool & Beach (2)
Amenities (18)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 6 nearby hotels
Coachmans Townhouse Hotel
295 reviews
.36 km away
Brook Lane Hotel
1,231 reviews
.42 km away
Lansdowne Arms Hotel
305 reviews
.49 km away
Park Hotel Kenmare
905 reviews
.62 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 58 nearby restaurants
The Mews Kenmare
503 reviews
.41 km away
Boston's Bar & Restaurant
78 reviews
.25 km away
Mick and Jimmys
619 reviews
.40 km away
Packie's
752 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 64 nearby attractions
Norman McCloskey Photography
49 reviews
.39 km away
Holy Cross Church
97 reviews
.42 km away
Stone Circle
562 reviews
.20 km away
Cromwell's Bridge
129 reviews
.27 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
peggy r
7 October 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Tim C | Reviewed this property |
You can do both from there. We did the Ring if Kerry then nearly did Dingle too but ran out of time.
1
Vote
LA_USA_Travelers
Kathy P
5 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from davidodwyer | Property representative |
Five minute walk in over a footbridge to the centre of Kenmare from Rockcrest House.
1
Vote
Room Tips
"Ask for the room on the ground floor, SE corner. Great views of the mountains and valleys to the south."
470kenm
7 Oct 2018
Read review
"The room in front with all the windows is large and the view is spectacular. The bathroom had a great tub..."
MaryJack2001
29 May 2018
Read review
"Book direct with hosts"
hodgey_51
18 May 2018
Read review
"Large nicely furnished rooms --all seemed very nice and easy to access."
michaeloY8345IA
15 Feb 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing