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Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens

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Irish, Bar, European
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Fernhill, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Clonakilty, Ireland
0238833258
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Eye, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Lovely food expertly cooked from fresh, local ingredients. Very friendly service. Seafood chowder is fantastic

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scotland
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This hotel looks spectacular as you drive to it.Set in lovely location.Nice gardens.Clean inside.Lovely food which was well presented and hot.Attentive waiting staff.

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Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

A chara, My name is Michael and I am one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family here at Fernhill House. I hope that you are keeping well. You are very kind to share your experiences, we really do appreciate it. It is great to read that you thought that Fernhill was spectacular. Christenings are wonderful occasions and we... More 

Greater Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We ate in this hotel two nights of our stay The service was excellent, very friendly staff We would have no hesitation in recommending this hotel

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Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

A chara, My name is Michael O'Neill jnr and I am one of the O'Neill family at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens in Clonakilty. Thank you for sharing your experiences of Fernhill and we are delighted that you enjoyed your time here. Hopefully we will welcome you back to Fernhill again. Is mise le meas, Michael O'Neill jnr Fernhill House... More 

County Waterford, Ireland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a one night break here. The staff were lovely and couldn't be more helpful. Would definitely stay here again

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Thank Dahi333
Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

A chara, Hello, my name is Michael O'Neill jnr and I am one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family here at Fernhill House. Thank you for your lovely review and for choosing to stay at Fernhill. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay and especially that you found our staff friendly and accommodating. I was... More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We had such amazing dishes at the wedding. Most people we spoke to highlighted the quality of the meal. We thoroughly enjoyed the tasting before that also. :)

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Not a a great service I arrived in the breakfast room at 9am there was not many guests at the tables I looked around to see if someone could take my room number and direct me to some table like usually happens in other Hotels but I had to just sit at one after I had to call a waiter... More 

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Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

A chara, My name is Michael O'Neill jnr and I am one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family here at Fernhill. We were very disappointed to read that you were not satisfied with your stay at our families home however I would like to point out a few things should you choose to stay again. 1) The title... More 

Cork, Ireland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I was here for a good few weddings and can only think of positive things to say..Beautiful place, excellent food and great staff..truly worth a visit .great for lunch,special dinners / parties ect.

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Cork, Ireland, Europe
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We as a family had the best experience of our lives recently. It was my daughter's wedding and it all happened in Greenhill. OmG amazing special spectacular are words that come to mind. Everything was great there is not one bad word can be said. I think that a family run businesses is what it comes down to. Food bedrooms... More 

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Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

Hello Michael O'Neill jnr here, one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family at Fernhill. I must say that your review gave us all a great lift here at Fernhill. It was great to read that we could make your family occasion 'the best experience' of you recent lives. Wow! Thank you for choosing Fernhill and for taking the... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We were here for a Wedding and it was very enjoyable.The meal was excellent and the service very friendly.

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Thank Maureen O
Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

Maureen O a chara, My name is Michael O'Neill jnr and I am one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family here at Fernhill. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience of Fenrhill. We are dleighted that you found the meal service excelllent. However, we do aim for the very best here at Fernhill... More 

Cork, Cork, Ireland
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97 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Came for a family birthday , food was good , basic but nicely done . Have to say service was excellent especially by padraig and think the other blonde girls name was lisa , they couldn't have been more friendly and helpful . The surroundings and inside of hotel were spotlessly clean and tidy . A very good experience be... More 

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Michael F, Owner at Fernhill House Hotel & Gardens, responded to this review

Vicki S a chara, My name is Michael O'Neill jnr and I am one of the fourth generation of the O'Neill family here at Fernhill. Thank you for your lovely review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the experience and will pass on your comments to the team. We do aim for the very best here at Fernhill so I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Irish, Bar, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fernhill, Clonakilty, Co. Cork, Clonakilty, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Clonakilty
  • Phone Number: 0238833258

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?