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Rolfs Country House

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Pullach im Isartal, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was an advantage, that we found german speaking hosts with Friederike and Johann and they always were very helpful. The meals were excellent and of much variety. We enjoyed our stay very, very much!

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thak you Kurt, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to having you here again in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many thanks to Johannes who made our stay so memorable. He has a very hands on approach to his service. We're planning to go again as soon as we can. Baltimore is a wonderful part of the southern Irish coast.

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Hello Martin, thank you for the comments I will pass it on to johannes and we look forward to welcoming you here agin in the near future.

Windsor, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the most magical places I have stayed in Ireland and I have been to Ireland several times. The owners are charming and gracious!! This tiny small town in South Western Ireland will transform you into a magical, warm and small, slow town vibe. There is access to small neighboring Iskands, a nearby health club and great pubs. Nearby...

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Hi Jennifer thank you for the lovely comment, we look forward to having you here again in the future. I will pass on your delight to Johannes in the Kitchen.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is in a lovely old stone building, very pretty outside and in. Particularly loved the bar area with the tiled floor and cast iron fireplace. Bedrooms are a bit basic but clean and comfortable. Food was excellent and hosts were very welcoming. It's just a short 10-15 min walk down the hill to Baltimore. Highly recommended!

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for the time to write about us, we are constantly striving to ensure the best for our gurests. Thank you so much.

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I stayed there this April in one of the cottages it was very clean and warm and a short walk to the pubs and restaurants in the village. It was also an ideal base to discover Sherkin Island and most of west cork, I'd highly recommend it to anyone expecially if you're looking for somewhere pet friendly. Thanks for making...

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments, It really means a lot to us. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. J& F

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

What a lovely stay. We enjoyed 4 great days in Rolf's Country House, the ideal base from which to explore the islands and the charms of West Cork. Dinner on our first night was a special treat in a warm, relaxed setting - fresh scallops with seasonal vegetables - wild garlic growing in their own garden ! Freshly brewed coffee...

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thank you so Much for the wonderful comments we look forward to seeing you again soon!!

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Fabulous dinner in lovely garden setting over looking pretty west cork village of baltimore Have been coming here for years now and johannes the chef always produces excellent meals and great produce from their garden New steak menu means lots of different meat cuts with varied accompanying sauces All fab and friederike the host always welcomes with a smile!

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely comment, it really is nice for you to have taken the time to write abut us.

Albury, Australia
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The accommodation was quite underwhelming. Neat but a very small room. More like a hostel. Staff were pleasant and helpful. The restaurant was excellent. We had a beautiful meal. Breakfast also was terrific.

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Friederike H, Front Office Manager at Rolfs Country House, responded to this review

Thank You for your lovely Comment, Rolfs is built into buildings over 400 years old and our rooms are cosy, however they all have high speed wifi, High Pressure showers and are set in gardens that have matured over 200 years.

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I stayed there for the weekend as I was doing the 2km swim in Baltimore. The manger give me a warm welcome and brought me to a lovely room in a quiet location in the house. I asked for this when I booked and he considered my request. In the morning for breakfast he remember my name which was lovely....

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Rolf's has been a favourite dining spot of ours on trips to Baltimore over the last 10 years, but tonight the kitchen and the welcoming Haffner family surpassed all expectations. This is a 5 star dining experience.

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Winner of the AA Guest accomodation of the year 2017...Rolfs is a family-run business established in 1979 by the Haffner family. Originally an old farmhouse, with a courtyard surrounded by traditional stone build outhouses and set in 4.5 acres of mature grounds and gardens. The buildings, dating back several hundred years have been carefully restored and renovated in its original style and character, providing beautiful bedrooms, Holiday Cottages and an award winning a la carte Restaurant and Wine Bar. "Your ideal base to explore beautiful West Cork." ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rolfs Country House

Address: Baltimore Hill, Baltimore, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Baltimore
Price Range: RM171 - RM256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rolfs Country House 3*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Rolfs Country House Hotel Baltimore
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