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Gleann-na-Smol B&B

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Henderson, Nevada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Sean and Mags are extremely gracious and friendly hosts who do everything they can to make sure your stay is perfect. Their B&B is an older home, but very quaint and charming. Close enough to Dublin to take a short train ride into the city, but far enough for a relaxing and pleasant stay in a seaside setting. Sean gave...

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boxer56, Owner at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and generous review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and your kind works make our job all the more worthwhile. We hope you come by and stay with us again. Sean

Sonoma County, California
Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you arrive by train and are pulling a wheeled bag, as we did, this B&B is a few blocks uphill from the Howth harbor area. The walk gives you a chance to check out possibilities for lunch or dinner along the way. You'll also likely pass a beautiful old church and graveyard. Our upstairs room was clean and comfortable....

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boxer56, Owner at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Brenda for your review.

Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed for two weeks as I was on business It's clean well presented with a good breakfast to start the day, the owner Sean couldn't be more helpful in any way, the rooms I stayed in are spacious and always clean with towels provided, I would recommend this place 100%

2Thank aaron19271927
boxer56, Owner at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Aaron for your review. we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us.

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Gleann-na-Smol was our final stop on our B&B tour of Ireland. We stayed only one night. The room itself was very small but well-kept, as was the tiny bathroom. I think the other rooms may have been larger. The breakfast was nicely done. The property is very well maintained and is in a residential part of Howth, a few blocks...

2Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We chose this place to stay after our arrival at the Dublin airport about 6 a.m. It is about half an hour drive from there. It was an easy walk into town for breakfast that first morning and for two dinners. There is a lovely Cliffs Hike that starts just down the road.

2Thank Donald K
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The owners were very helpful, friendly and worked hard to make our stay nice. Very easy walk to town and the Cliffs Hike. Breakfast was very good and the company of the other guests was even better. We liked this place and the people.

2Thank Martha D
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here when meeting two friends in Dublin for a day trip. We were welcomed by Sean when we first arrived who showed us to our room and gave us keys and maps of the area and gave us directions to the train station. Very homely place with friendly people, lovely quiet location and the breakfast...

3Thank Nicola Jane M
Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here recently on a business trip to Dublin. Sean is the perfect host, very friendly and full of information about the local area. The house is very clean and has a lovely cosy feel to it. My bedroom was very spacious and the bed I slept in was very comfortable. There is also a guest lounge where you...

3Thank michaelstuart58
boxer56, Manager at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comment's about Gleann-na-Smol B&B Howth. We are glad you had a pleasant stay, Hope to see you in the future Manager

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is not a 4/5 star place obviously, but for the price you pay is good, nice people, nice breakfast, good attention, and they give you info about the places you can visit, clean!!! and just 10 walk to the pier. I would recomend it.

2Thank Kienhay
boxer56, Manager at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay with us here at Gleann-na-Smol B&B Howth We are so glad that you had a pleasant stay and we hope to see you some time in the future, And thank you for taking the time to posting a review on TripAdvisor, Manager.

Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 19 April 2016

The person who welcomed us was so unkempt that I would have thought he was homeless. He was also not sober and reeked of alcohol and smoke. There were stains on some of the sheets and towels and a line of dust on the throw cushions.

7Thank My H
boxer56, Owner at Gleann-na-Smol B&B, responded to this review

We find it very difficult to answer this posting as we feel it does not represent our establishment which we run at a high standard. The person who answered the door was a paying guest . All our bed linen is laundered on a daily basis and rooms are cleaned daily. The problems were not brought to the attention of...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Gleann-na-Smol B&B

Address: Kilrock Road (near Nashville Rd), Howth 3, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Howth
Price Range: RM332 - RM358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gleann-na-Smol B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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