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Friar's Lodge

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“b b”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Managed to arrive between rainshowers and was welcomed warmly. The room was very comfortable, warm and cozy. Location is very good for walking through Kinsale. Breakfast was cooked to order and very good. I did find that I am not that fond of Kippers though!

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

Drove into Kinsale 10 October 2017, just after Hurricane Ophelia hit. Power had just been restored in town, but yet Friar's Lodge was warm and welcoming. Location is convenient to most all and breakfast was very nicely done. While not inexpensive, it is a good...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were on a Rick Steeves "Best of Ireland " tour in September 2017. This was our stopping place in Kinsale. The location was great and only a few minutes walk to the center of town. There was a very nice sitting area in 2...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We drove from Shannon Airport to Friar's Lodge in Kinsale after flying over from the US in the early morning hours. For whatever reason, my GPS took me through Cork city before we arrived in lovely Kinsale on a beautiful, sunny morning. I have previously...More

1  Thank KP2828
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The Lodge has spacious rooms however is a little tired. Wheelchair accessible Breakfast included. So far our most expensive stay in Ireland for a triple room. Definitely not the nicest. I am just awake and the bed is not comfortable. The toilet paper has a...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Rebecca B
20 December 2017|
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Response from KP2828 | Reviewed this property |
Some of the rooms have both. Others have just a shower. If you need a bathtub, just send them a note requesting a room with both. They are very kind and helpful.
29 July 2016|
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Response from Ardkilly | Property representative |
It is walkable but it is a bit of a hill...Have you luggage with wheels , if so it is doable.safe journey and look forward to seeing you soon
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"The hotel is on a quiet street so all the rooms will be good."
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"Room 109 - spacious and very clean"
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"WiFi is available in the foyer & some locations on floors all rooms are excellent."
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"we had a single room which was a big room with a double bed and a family room which had a double bed and two..."
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