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Desmond House 42 Cork Street, Kinsale Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews charles fort suite scones head suite rooms are huge wonderful hosts quiet street in town place to stay granola breakfast was delicious could not have been more fabulous stay lovely home b and b fishy fishy the location is perfect stayed longer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location with all of Kinsale’s fine shops and restaurants within short walking distance. Easily walk to supermarket. Everything is much closer than it appears on the map. Lovely, large room with large en suite bathroom. Very quiet house and area, perfect for good night’s...More

1  Thank davidgd2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paddy and Graine went out of their way to welcome us into their beautifully restored Georgian home. They even went so far to help us make dinner reservations weeks prior to our arrival. Our room was comfy and had everything we needed. Breakfast was simply...More

1  Thank bloominamds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, we only stayed one night at Desmond House - a few nights would be fantastic! Grainne and Paddy were such excellent hosts - very friendly and welcoming with lots of great advice on the town and local area. The floors creak a bit but...More

1  Thank Winelovers1522
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Desmond House is the quintessential Irish B & B experience with Paddy and Gronya as your quintessential Irish hosts. The rooms are thoughtfully appointed, spacious, and a marriage of modern convinces and old-world Irish charm. The location couldn’t be more convenient as you literally...More

1  Thank Shannon Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grainne and Paddy are incredible hosts. Desmond House is well set up and beautifully appointed. The room we had was fantastic. I’d stay there again just to hang out with Grainne and Paddy. As a first time to Kinsale they provided us with great tips...More

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About
Description
Desmond House Kinsale is a lovely old Georgian house in the center of the old part of Kinsale. Huge bedrooms and full bathrooms including whirlpool tubs. Park your car and walk to the award winning More restaurants. Only 4 bedrooms so personal attention of knowledgeable owners is available to help with enjoying your stay. Desmond House Kinsale is a great place to stay. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$115 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Desmond House Kinsale Hotel Kinsale
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$115 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Desmond House Kinsale Hotel Kinsale
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Kinsale
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Traveller (216)
Room & Suite (211)
Dining (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
Location
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98Great for walkers
Grade: 98 out of 100
66Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
31Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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taramarr
21 August 2017|
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Response from trishtaylorthompson | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact Desmond House directly.
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gapeachy1
12 April 2017|
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Response from Brenda R | Reviewed this property |
There is parking at a church almost directly across the street. WE have parked further away with onsite parking. I doubt it should be an issue.
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des w
10 March 2017|
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Response from Noel M | Reviewed this property |
Its a first class Bed and Breakfast.
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Room Tips
"There are four rooms as equally decorated and furnished."
iloveitaly1212
4 weeks ago
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"Room one was great."
chadz52
26 May 2018
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"great location in Kinsale"
phylwalters
21 May 2018
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"This is not only the best B&B I've been to but one of the best accommodations I have ever been to."
kmdkds
7 May 2018
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