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“A beautiful, comfortable home away from home”
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Review of Millfield House

Sheen Falls, 5 minutes drive from property
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Sheen Falls, 5 minutes drive from property
Front of Millfield with its private garden Large well-equipped kitchen
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53 reviews
Sheen Falls, 5 minutes drive from property
Front of Millfield with its private garden
Large well-equipped kitchen
Sitting room with a traditional open log fire place
Dining area is perfect for long family suppers
Perfect for that romantic break away
Morning sunshine in the double en-suite room
Modern en-suite shower room
Bright bedrooms with mountain views
Farmers' market every Wednesday in Kenmare
Landscaped garden to the rear of house
Fish caught locally by guests who stayed at Millfield
15th August traditional fair day in Kenmare
Ross castle, Killarney
Suspension Bridge - 2km from house
Sheep grazing locally in the summer sunshine
Wild life on the nearby roughty river
Bright hall with beautiful sunshine
The heritage town of Kenmare - 1km away
Beautiful bars, restaurants and shops - 1km away
A group boating on the Lakes of Killarney
Sea views - 3km away from Millfield
The White Strand, fantastic for swimming
Ring of Kerry Golf Course - 5km from house
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Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Kenmare, County Kerry

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Linda D
Leixlip, Ireland
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“A beautiful, comfortable home away from home”
Reviewed 26 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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Gail could not have been more welcoming, with a very extensive welcoming pack on arrival. The house is very well equipped, everything you need. Beds are very comfortable, and pillows too, which is very important. Plenty of literature in the house about places to see, and things to do. A visit to the Ewe Sculpture Garden, between Kenmare and Glengariff, is a must. The house is a few minutes walk to Kenmare town, where you'll find excellent shops and restaurants. The house is situated on the Ring of Kerry route, so very handy. If you find yourself at Moll's Gap, between Kenmare and Killarney you must stop at the Pancake Café for something to eat. Pancakes to die for!
Will definitely come back. Thank you Gail.
Peter, Linda and Zoe Davis

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 May 2015
Thanks Linda and family for your lovely review and you are most welcome to Millfield at anytime. Delighted you enjoyed your stay and your many trips around Kenmare.
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Kathleen...
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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“An oasis of calm after Dublin”
Reviewed 20 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

This was my third stay at Millfield House and it keeps getting better. Gail rolls out the best welcome in Ireland! My husband and I spent 5 days in Dublin city and were so looking forward to the peace and quiet of Millfield House. The house was spotless as always and now has the added bonus of wifi. I had brought my laptop so I was able to communicate with the family at home, check out menus for the area restaurants and check in for my return flight. The weather was perfect and just cool enough for a fire in the evening. Gail was kind enough to bring more firewood half way through the week because she anticipated we would need it. We hated to leave. Kenmare is a perfect place to stay to see the sights of Kerry and is a charming little town. The house is stocked with everything you need for a perfect vacation. We will return!

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Liked best: The house is large and furnished with everything you might need.
Liked least: that I had to leave
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
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Management Response
21 May 2015
It is always a pleasure to see you both returning as i know that you love everything about Ireland. Delighted you enjoyed your stay and looking forward to your return. Thanks for the lovely comments!
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Stuittgar...
Munich, Germany
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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“A warm and comfortable "home from home" even in the depths of Winter”
Reviewed 7 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014

Thank you Gail for making our stay in Kenmare during the last days of 2014 and early days of 2015 so lovely. Probably the highlight was the open fire - which we lit every evening - very romantic for us city folks! The house is very well equipped and we very much appreciate that you recently installed WiFi!

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Liked best: Gail's care of her customers from the moment of first contact.
Liked least: No complaints!
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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KEITHL140...
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
1 review
“Over and Above Expectations”
Reviewed 13 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

An excellent Holiday 'Home' and location, to explore the 'Kingdom' (Kerry) and adjacent areas.
Our home for 2 weeks, and we were sorry to leave.
The accommodation was over and above, what we imagined from description and reviews.
Well done to Owners, and Thanks for extras, and your kindness.

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Liked best: House
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Management Response
17 Oct 2014
Thank you kindly for your lovely review and delighted you enjoyed Kenmare and the Kingdom
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Robin S
Dublin
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Excellent accommodation - recommended”
Reviewed 11 October 2014 for a stay in September 2014

We stayed here for a wonderful week in September with our 6 month old baby and our choice of accommodation couldn't have been better.

Gail had arranged a baby cot, high chair and blankets for us and the house itself was in top condition. The location is great for exploring the Ring of Kerry or Beara peninsula and Kenmare is only a 10 minute walk away.

Gail made arrangements for us to check out early on the final day as we were travelling to Galway.

Many thanks for a great holiday and we will return!

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Management Response
17 Oct 2014
Delighted that the whole family enjoyed Millfield and Kenmare. Looking forward to your return!
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