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Blackstones House

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Glencar, Ireland
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Padraig collected us from 5 miles away in his van (we ended up at a road junction after a long day and rang him) which was great. The house is set alongside the Upper Caragh River with spectacular views downstream and upstream. Excellent double room...More

1  Thank David V
Reviewed 14 September 2016

My husband, then teenaged daughter and I visited Ireland in 1996: pre-internet/Google/TripAdvisor, etc. We found Blackstones House by accident - planned to stay for one night and loved it and its generous hosts Breda Breen, her husband and puppies so much that we extended our...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Blackstones was a little challenging to find (the GPS/SatNav apparently tends to take people via some TINY backroads). But it was worth the trip. I think the bulk of their guests are hikers, and it would be a perfect base for that. The bedroom had...More

1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Breda was delightful, warm and gracious. Everything she did, she did cheerfully and graciously. Her B&B setting was spectacular and her food (especially the dinner meal) was delicious! Highly recommend!

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for a night during our recent car trip around western Ireland. Beautiful and remote setting! Great walk (with the local dog) up the river. The hostess was sweet and answered our questions. The room was fine though quite small...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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US$104 - US$163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Glencar
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"All rooms had a view of the fishing stream that we were able to see. Maybe a couple of rooms like numbers 1..."
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"Buy a Bottle of Wine From Breeda's Selecitons (Champagne is especially Good)"
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"This is a guest house and all the rooms we saw are very good."
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"view of the river was outstanding!"
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