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Gleann-na-Smol B&B

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This bed and breakfast is in a home in a neighbourhood just about a one kilometer walk from the train station. It was difficult to find, but it is a friendly town and everyone is out walking their dogs and will quickly direct you to...More

1  Thank DianeB2
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Good location, walking distance to town. Sean our host, was very friendly and knowledgeable and a bonus was he cooked a great breakfast. Our upstairs room was very small, made smaller with a single bed squeezed in with a double bed. The plumbing noises seemed...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Room 1 is probably the worst room I have ever stayed in. A previous review 16 months ago said the same as we experienced. Sean the owner denied this review. He has so many glowing reviews that we thought it must just be a winger....More

2  Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Sean was a very friendly and welcoming host. We felt right at home. The room was fabulous; comfy beds and a bigger bathroom than we were accustomed to, and all very clean. What a joy to be able to spend two nights there. It was...More

Thank Patricia R
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Set in a quiet location up the hill from the town, but still an easy walk to the town's amenities, pubs, restaurants etc. Very comfortable rooms and a splendid breakfast. Sean is an absolute mine of local information, and makes every effort to make your...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$84 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Howth
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Gleann-Na-Smol Hotel Howth
Gleann-Na-Smol Bed And Breakfast
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9 August 2017|
Response from bgadams | Reviewed this property |
We had a private bathroom, and I believe all rooms did. If you live in the US, Glen Na Smol rooms were a bit smaller than we are accustomed to although it's like that in most of Europe.
2 May 2017|
Response from Brenda B | Reviewed this property |
Hello Queensgrad, We were able to get from the airport to this B&B via bus to the Sutton Dart (train) station. From there you ride one stop to Howth. Can catch a taxi from there to the B&B which is a few blocks uphill. If... More
25 July 2016|
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Response from DennistheRed | Reviewed this property |
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"Triple room was very light"
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"Family room was great"
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"Not the upstairs room with a double and a single bed."
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"We asked for a lower lever room and Sean was happy to comply"
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