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Seaview House Hotel & Restaurant

Sea View Ballylickey, Bantry P75 HE09, Ireland
+353 27 50073
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good8%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“old world” (4 reviews)
“sea view” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Irish, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sea View Ballylickey, Bantry P75 HE09, Ireland
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

We never come to Ireland without staying at Seaview House Hotel. The previous owner became a friend of ours and we wondered if it would be the same with a new owner - the previous owner's nephew Ronan and his wife Suzanne. Well, it was....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This is a hotel of its time. Getting to it is a minor issue; it is conveniently on the main road, but its sign is right next to its entrance, so it is easy to overshoot. The entrance drive is quite narrow, which some quite...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TrevorCrichton
Reviewed 27 August 2018

My wife and I have driven over to Ballylickey from the Mizen seven times in the past two years for Sunday lunch. Most of the time it has been just the two of us but several times we also have brought guests. It has always...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank James L
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Seaview House Hotel is beautiful - it's got an romantic, classic feel to it. As soon as you drive on the property you see the beauty all around. The parking area for cars was nice and felt safe, not a far walk to the entrance...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have fond memories of this wonderful hotel in Ballylickey. It is a wonderful Victorian house set amidst tropical gardens overlooking the beautiful Bantry Bay.There is a wonderful welcome when you arrive and the rooms and furnishings are tastefully done . The food and extensive...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank KathyMalahide
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Total Rip off I wouldn't recommend it to anyone.Dinner 2 course 45 Euro . PLAIN boring over cooked food .Deserts- I choose brownie I thought u couldn't go wrong but believe me that even this was a disaster burnt ,dry and flavourlesd.The duck was tough...More

Date of visit: March 2017
5  Thank OhNonotu
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Arrived to a nice welcome from the staff.Menu reduced in variety and no chicken dish...a favourite of past visits.Dining room looked worn and carpet threadbare in places.Food arrived hot and well presented but lacked flavour.Dessert trolley was excellent as usual.New Management seems to have new...More

Date of visit: September 2017
4  Thank john g
Reviewed 24 September 2017

The Seaview had a great reputation and is a lovely house with lovely rooms opening out to the garden. However, the restaurant could perk up. The tables are strangely placed and the staff keep trying to get us to sit at a table at a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
2  Thank CrinkleDublin
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Five of us & my grandson enjoyed a wonderful Sunday lunch here on the August bank holiday. What a beautiful setting & atmosphere. Service was excellent & friendly. Food was presented lovely & tasted fabulous. We all agreed it was a wonderful experience & we...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Tripnotes1
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We spent four nights at the Seaview Hotel. The staff were friendly and welcoming the room was very big and clean, with a great view out towards the bay. Both the breakfasts and evening meals were very good, although dinner was slightly on the expensive...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Dan S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sea View Ballylickey, Bantry P75 HE09, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Bantry
  • Phone Number: +353 27 50073
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