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14 reviews
The Old Post Office
The Old Post Office from front
Front Door
Kitchen + door to back garden
kitchen
view to mountains from kitchen window
kitchen
Evening in the hall
View from Living room
Ensuite to Bedroom 1 East Side
View from front of house
View from back of house
View from bedroom
View from Pub 100 metres from house
View from top of hill when walking from house
Another view from back garden
Bathroom on East side
Lounge leading into kitchen in background
The Urhan Inn Pub 100 metres from house
The Urhan Inn Pub 100 Metres from house
view from sink in Utility room
Back Garden Looking East
View East from Garden
View to sea from East Side of Back Garden
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7 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
Eyeries, County Cork

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Tara J
1 review
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“Loved our stay at the Old Post Office!”
Reviewed 28 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016
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Stumbled across the Old Post Office while looking for a last minute holiday booking. The exact dates we wanted weren't available, but the owner was extremely helpful and we managed to work out suitable dates.

We arrived in the evening, after a relatively long drive (two families with 4 kids under 6), which was immediately forgotten as we explored the house! It's not your typical holiday rental. It's been very well renovated from its previous incarnation as a shop and post office, and is now a wonderful, warm and welcoming family home. The photos don't do it justice.

The large living room on the west side of the house is probably the best feature, it's fab. We were spoiled for choice with the bedrooms, and the kitchen is well appointed and a pleasure to cook in.

When we woke the next morning, we were treated to great weather and stunning views of the sea from the front of the house, and the hills at the rear, which we had been unable to see the previous evening. Even when the weather wasn't the best, there was plenty to do. There were games, ping-pong, a piano, and disco lights in the large living room, and a netball net for outside. The kids (and adults) had some epic games of hide and seek.

We visited some lovely places to visit not far from Urhan - Eyries (great bistro here), Castletownbere, Alihies.There is also the ring of Beara, and the Dursey Island cable car a bit further away. West Cork is a beautiful part of the country. And you have the Urhan Inn pub, practically next door.

All in all, we really enjoyed our stay, and wouldn't hesitate to return. Couldn't fault it!

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Management Response
15 Aug 2016
Hi Tara,
Thank you for such a detailed review. Mary and I are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Iain and Eimear wanted to pass on their thanks for leaving the place so tidy after your stay and being fun guests as well. You will always be very welcome to stay again and we hope to see you in west cork again soon. Warmest Regards Daniel and Mary
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Pilar M
2 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017
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Management Response
29 Aug 2017
Hi Maria
We are delighted you enjoyed your time in Beara. Thank you for the lovely review. You are always welcome back. Warmest regards Daniel and Mary
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MEMERE440
Pornic, France
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27 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
13 Jun 2017
Dear Claudette,
Merci bien for your lovely review. We are delighted that you had a good holiday and enjoyed the ping pong and music as well as the nearby pub. You are very welcome back in the future. Thank you for leaving the place so tidy. Regards Daniel and Mary
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