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Old Lyme, Connecticut
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Shealane Country House was a joy to stay at. Mary and Jim are brilliant hosts, their kindness and warmth make you feel like home. Clean and comfortable with a beautiful view of Portmagee harbor. Excellent Irish breakfasts with great variety. I will stay with them again!

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stayed with Mary last week and her B&B is fabulous. We came in late and worn out and she was such a welcoming presence! The room was pristine and the sheets smelled amazing. The views looking into Portmagee were gorgeous. The next morning, the breakfast was delicious and the view from the open, spacious breakfast room cannot be beat....

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Chester
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We stayed two nights here in a trip up the west coast. We had mostly very good accommodation but this for us was the best. Set on a hillside with great views but still within easy walking distance of good eating places. Well designed and furnished to a high standard and with wonderful hosts. Very good value.

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Phoenix
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I cannot think of one negative thing to say about this beautiful B&B. It is exactly as they describe, a luxury B&B. The rooms are beautiful, the beds are wonderful and the food is delicious. This place was built to be the perfect B&B. It even has a living room with a very large TV where you are welcome to...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 September 2016

This was one of our favorite stays in Ireland. It was spotlessly clean and well appointed (there were even washcloths). Mary was awesome. She arranged for us to take a boat to Skellig Michael which proved to be one of the highlights of our two week trip. Parking was easy and the location was ideal. Beds were comfy, too. Highly...

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Alexandria, VA
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Shealane is open until mid-September 2016 before closing for the winter -- if you are traveling to Portmagee/Valentia Island, you still have time to enjoy one of the most lovely, comfortable, and perfectly located B&B's in Ireland!! Everything about Shealane is exceptional. We were traveling as a family of five (2 parents and 3 adult children). We have become 'spoiled...

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California
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We stayed at the Shealane Country House just a couple of weeks ago and it was the most fabulous B&B experience my family has ever had! My kids enjoyed staying here so much that they didn't want to leave! The hosts Mary and Jim were OUTSTANDING! Mary had corresponded with me over the months prior to our visit and she...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We visted Valentia Island in late May 2016, stayed at Shealane and LOVED the proprietors. When we met Mary there was an immediate bond. Her warm, welcoming fun spirit reminded me of my Irish mother. We only drove half the Ring of Kerry and decided to explore Valentia Island. No other Irish breakfast during our trip compared to the authentic...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Beautiful bed and breakfast across the bridge from Portmagee. The views of the harbor, fields of flowers and farms is amazing. A short walk to a few pubs and restaurants. Our room was large and very clean. Comfortable bed and big bathroom. Large windows provide a bright and airy atmosphere. There is a nice patio outside and the breakfast room...

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Ireland
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent B&B located just on Valentia Island with great views of Portmagee harbour and Atlantic.The owners Jim and Mary are very friendly and helpful,grt bed and towels to die for in bathroom. Tea and coffee in the room ,also grt choice for breakfast from the full irish to fresh kippers, pancakes savoury or sweet.thank you for your...

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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 Shealane Country House

Address: Bridge Road | Corha-Mor, Valentia Island, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Kerry > Valentia Island
Price Range: $125 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Every room here would be perfect. If you cannot walk stairs ask for a room on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles divergirl1Phoenix, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I honestly do not think you can go wrong with any room choice.”
 of 5 bubbles giftsfromthesea, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The family room has a double and a single with a spacious bathroom with a great view and lots of windows.”
 of 5 bubbles NKielty, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great but at breakfast get a window seat...view is just brilliant”
 of 5 bubbles DJCass, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles BRMiss, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
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