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Ard Na Mara Country House

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here one night on golf tour of Ireland. Beautiful location and accommodations. Our hosts provided us with wonderful lifetime memories. What hospitality and congeniality. Dingle and Dingle peninsula are must sees in Ireland.

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Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We stayed her one evening. Derry was a nice host and greeted us with tea. He is a retired Dept of Agriculture agent and so we had a nice discussion of Irish farming. The room was nice, clean, well. We had Smoked salmon and scrambled eggs for breakfast. It was one of my favorite breakfasts while I was in Ireland....

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Ann and Derry Murphy were wonderful hosts. Derry is a font of local knowledge. We enjoyed every one of his recommendations, including where to eat, where to hear music, and where to see the Star Wars filming. We were very glad he told us about Louis Mulcahy's Pottery Shop - beautiful ceramics and a very nice place for lunch. Ann...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Absolutely loved this place! Quaint, cozy, very reasonably priced, and the couple who runs it is just lovely! Very sweet and accommodating. It was a perfect place to disconnect for a bit and unwind. Wonderful homemade breakfast in the morning, and just a little ways down from the main strip in Dingle. A little home away from home. Positively perfect....

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Belize
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I stayed here a couple of weeks ago and couldn't be happier with the services Derry and his wonderful wife provided us during our visit. We were welcomed with tea and biscuits along with wonderful conversation. Derry gave several restaurant recommendations as well. Accommodations were a few minutes drive from town and away from all of the...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Myself and my husband had the pleasure of staying in this B&B last night and the family who own it are just so nice and welcoming. They're a credit to Irish tourism. Would highly recommend it, cost, location and cleanliness wise.

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Hoeven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 21 June 2016

This was one of our B&B's we visited during our Ireland roadtrip. The location was perfect, nice and quiet with a great view of the water from our room. But also close to Dingle for some activities or dinner in the evening. The rooms were basic but clean and both hosts were very friendly and interested to give you tips...

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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed one night for our anniversary as we traveled through Ireland. We absolutely loved Dingle, and the home fit the location beautifully. It was a nice, comfortable home. We had a view of the pasture next door and watched the cows graze. Breakfast was delicious!! My husband and I both had French toast. We would definitely...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night mid week. Location is relatively remote but a stones throw from the coast. Room furnishings are somewhat old fashioned but homely. Hosts very friendly and accommodating. Better rates are achievable through direct contact rather than thru websites

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2015

As the name suggests "Ard Na Mara", this property is located by the sea, just off the road between Dingle and Vestry. The rooms are rather small, but comfortable and the breakfasts well prepared by the very hospitable host couple. It's a place to sleep, rather than to hang out.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about Ard Na Mara Country House

Address: Slea head drive | 2 miles west of Dingle on the road to Ventry, Ballymore, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Dingle Peninsula > Ballymore
Price Range: RM305 - RM319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ard Na Mara Country House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Ask for a room at the front of the house. It will give you a great view of the water.”
jeroend540, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“One with ocean view”
yotamhc, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Don't open the window too wide. The hosts didn't seem to like the windows wide open. :-)”
harbourp, 14 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Just ask Ann and Derry. They will do all to do the best for you.”
TheMcNomads, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
“choose front room overlooking sea”
derryjcm, 7 Jan 2013 | Read review
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