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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Good location, beautiful room and house, nice breakfast and great host. Perfect recipe for a brilliant holiday. Mr Peter and Mrs Mignone are great host. They made me feel very welcomed and offer advises and helps pro-actively. The room is cosy and the bed and pillows are very very comfortable. Internet connectivity is good and consistent. Breakfast is healthy, tasty...

Thank Sazz1971
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 11 September 2016

we choose the studio without breakfast because we wanted a washing machine, having been on the road for 3 weeks. the rooms were good sized except for the bathroom that was tiny. we had a refrigerator, stove, kettle and pots,etc. made our own breakfast. location was easy into the town and good for the ring of kerry

Thank babs014
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We stayed in what they called a studio which had a kitchenette complete with stove, washer, cooktop, plate, cups etc. It was very nice, clean with great water pressure. The bed was in the same room as the kitchenette and the back room was nice to put bags and the bathroom. The bathroom was very small. Over all the place...

Thank Richard F
Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The room was nice, spacious and clean, the hosts were lovely and the B&B was maybe 15 minutes walk from the centre of Kenmare. However breakfast was very disappointing. I'm lactose intolerant and ordered scrambled eggs without any milk or butter. I was asked if I'd like them to be made with water instead. Baffled, I said no thanks. I...

Thank Aoife S
ackerKentUk, Owner at Driftwood, responded to this review

Thank you for finding the time to review your stay with us, however we do not have any record of this stay or your breakfast request or in-fact any particular food intolerance pre-arranged before arrival to enable intolerance food to be in stock. However we do appreciate comments about our bedrooms and cleanliness. As the cook I have not given...

Bangor, Maine
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

A very nice stay, quiet, relaxing and great breakfast! The hosts are wonderful as well! We had a perfect stay at driftwood! The rooms are clean and well maintained and the location itself is just a short walk from downtown kenmare where there are a bunch of quaint shops and pubs.

Thank juliebouch2
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We stayed at the Driftwood and it was the only B and B we stayed at during our time in Ireland.. It was far better than the two hotels in Galway and Dublin in every way! When my sister needed to see a doctor for a serious injury, Mignonne immediately gave me the name of her own physician and had...

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stayed for a few days while touring around the Ring of Kerry. Peter and Mignonne were excellent hosts. The room was very clean and just the right size for two people. They gave us options for breakfast each morning and they didn't disappoint. The B&B was just a 10-15 minute walk to the downtown. I would certainly recommend to anyone...

Thank smitr2002
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Rooms are spacious, comfortable with the basic amenities. Room in back and had nice little balcony. The hostess was exceptional!! Friendly, helpful and even shared her brown bread recipe. Breakfast was all quality. Nice place to stay if visiting Kenmare.

Thank Mark1410
Ontario CANADA
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I would agree with other reviews in that the rooms were clean and well furnished with large comfortable beds and wonderfully clean linen. Peter provides a good breakfast and both he and his wife gave us excellent recommendations for exploring the Ring of Kerry. we went as far as Valentia Island and then doubled back to this B&B and that...

Thank BenOntarioCANADA
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Peter and Mignonne were so lovely to me when I stayed there. I lost my purse when I was out and they personally went around the town to find it for me. It was handed in somewhere and everything was still in it! How kind and honest of everyone concerned, thank you so much. I thought Driftwood had such a...

Thank dezer2016

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The contemporary 4 star rated property is ideally situated on the edge of Kenmare and a short walk into the town. All 3 bedrooms are presented to a very high standard and all en-suite. A fine eye for detail by the owners and complimentary tea/coffee, shower and shampoo and free WI-FI ensure a very comfortable stay for guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driftwood

Address: Killowen, Kenmare, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Kenmare
Price Range: €63 - €84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Driftwood 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“We took the whole top floor and all rooms were great. There is a balcony to sit on in back but we were on the go and never used it.”
elleng310, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We looked at all rooms as it was really quiet, they were all very good and there was also an apartment available to rent for short stays.”
au-fait-with-bali, 3 Dec 2015 | Read review
“They are all good”
Mapleleaftshirt, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Any of the rooms upstairs are very good. Also the appartment is very comfortable and private.”
InezMahony, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“I am not sure if the 2 rooms in the back are larger and more quiet.”
sherrieseg, 22 May 2014 | Read review
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