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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We truly enjoyed our stay at Amberleigh House, and Thelma and Michael made us feel right at home. From our window in our upstairs bedroom we could look out on to Cobh Harbour, where Titanic once sat over 100 years ago. What peaceful and love place to stay, in a world of such profound naval history. Bob & Jean http://frametoframe.ca/2013/09/cobh-town-visit-village-profound-maritime-history-rms-titanic/

1Thank Hilscher
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 26 June 2012

one night stay in Cobh at Amberleigh House. Beautiful location, large room with comfortable bed in a really interesting older home, good breakfast and friendly host. However, no signage or house numbers on the outside was rather troublesome as it made it difficult to determine if we were in the correct place. Even when going to the door noone answered...

1Thank kimmichelaz
Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Location Amberleigh house is perfectly located just a 5 min. walk from the waterside and town centre. Yet very remote and calm with a wonderful view over bay and harbour. Rooms Big, clean, pretty furnished and bright rooms, cosy bed and nice bathroom. Breakfast Wonderful, veggie version spontaneously prepared, a nice breakfast room. Hosts Very helpful and attentive, facilitated us...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 3 September 2011

Thelma and Michael were great hosts and helpful about the area, the town and Cobh History. I would recommend this B&B to all.

1Thank Mike M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2011

Amberleigh House harks back to c. 1835, and is vividly decorated with an array of art and brightly painted walls inside. All of the guest rooms are upstairs, and ours had a great view over Cobh harbour. The beds are most comfortable and the shower isn't a shower, it's a monsoon! Your host Michael isn't quite that old, but his...

4Thank royal618
Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Reviewed 3 June 2011

Our daughter had made all our reservations for us and both I and my husband felt this was the best of our 4 B and B's. I personally loved the quiet street and it was an easy walk to be in the downtown/harbor area. Michael assured us that he would cook us a wonderful breakfast (his wife was traveling) and...

2Thank sbertlin
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2010

We had the house to ourselves as there were 5 of us! and Mike was an amazing host and an interesting guy! The rooms are lovely and big and the showers are incredible! The views of Cobh bay cannot be beaten in the area! Breakfast was great and it felt like we were leaving a friend when we said goodbye...

2Thank Timika24
NW England
Reviewed 24 September 2010

Staying at Amberleigh House for 1 week was most enjoyable. My room was very comfortabl;e, and had a superb view over Cobh Harbour towards Spike Island and Haulbowline. The full Irish breakfast was hearty, and set me up for the whole day!! The hospitality was superb - nothing was too much trouble. I should like to return for another holiday...

1Thank dejrossall
Traverse City, Michigan
Reviewed 4 September 2010

First we would like to say "THANK YOU" for welcoming us into your home. Michael greeted us with a very warm welcome, after showing us to our room he offered to help with our luggage which was more then we expected & very thoughtful. We had a room with a great view of the bay & it also over looked...

3Thank ScotlandIrealand2010
New Hampshire, USA
Reviewed 30 August 2010

Amberleigh House provides everything that a great B&B should... attractive, comfortable rooms, an excellent breakfast, fantastic location, and the friendly attention and service that separate B&B's from other forms of lodging. Amberleigh House is situated a few hundred feet above the harbor in Cobh. It is on a quiet street, but just a couple of minutes walk from the heart...

2Thank Doug_NewHampshire

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amberleigh House is a period property built in 1835,overlooking Cork Harbour. We offer four generous sized double bedrooms, all en-suite with power showers. Our guest lounge comes with large comfortable sofas and a real coal fire for those chilly evenings. Here you can watch television, read or just relax with some music. In the dining room you can view the comings and goings of the river whilst enjoying our highly praised traditional Irish breakfast. ... more   less 

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Address: West End Terrace, Cobh, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cobh
Price Range: €70 - €80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Amberleigh House Hotel Cobh
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“Definitely ask for a harbour view!”
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