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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Kenmare, County Kerry

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KennardFa...
Warsaw, Poland
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58 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Fabulous find - the perfect hideaway to unwind and de-stress”
Reviewed 7 September 2011 for a stay in August 2011
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Our stay at Doire Farm Cottages delivered on all fronts. The accommodation was cosy, comfortable, and well-appointed with lots of little extras like the ready laid fire (just begging to be lit). There were even candles everywhere to add that romantic touch. After a full days’ travel we also arrived to find the fridge stocked with a few basics like fresh milk (how thoughtful)! The owners Anne & Patrick made us feel particularly welcome, to both their cottage (nothing too much trouble - just ask) and those touches like Anne's wonderful home cooking, especially the fresh, warm soda bread. We also managed to score some fresh laid eggs from the hens which lived on our doorstep.

As for the location it was perfect, just 5 mins from the charming town of Kenmare with plenty of choice of restaurants and pubs and of course situated on the Ring of Kerry. The great thing was once inside our lovely cottage peace and quiet reigned, apart from the delightful sounds of the birds and farm animals . This area is quite beautiful and we found touring so relaxed with everywhere easily within reach. From the wild Dingle Pensinsula to our favourite, the Beara Peninsula (often missed).

For anyone considering staying we would like to say we hope your visit is as pleasurable as ours was. Just one point worth mentioning though, the owners do not take credit card so be prepared to either settle in cash or arrange for a bank to bank transfer. We will definitely be recommending Doire Farm to all our friends and maybe one day we’ll be back … hope so!

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Liked best: the welcome and homeliness
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Your age range 50-64
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Reviewed 14 June 2011 for a stay in June 2011
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Your age range 55-64
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Sterling, Massachusetts
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“A fantasic play to stay”
Reviewed 31 May 2011 for a stay in May 2011
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We just got back from spending 7 great days at this "cottage" I put cottage in quotes because this place is so well appointed and and clean and just in general a really nice play to stay. Kenmare is right next store to Killarney and the 3 big pennisulars in Southwest Ireland. Anne greeted us upon arrival with a homemade cheesecake and she was always available to help out or answer questions - just a great hostess.

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Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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A romantic getaway Older travelers
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Liverpool
Reviewed 9 May 2011 for a stay in April 2011

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Reviewed 6 August 2010 for a stay in July 2010

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