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Carrigeen Castle

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Historic castellated (former bridewell prison) home. Bedrooms are in former cells and keeper's accommodation, with many original features, accessible via a cut-limestone staircase tower. A comfortable, spacious building overlooking the heritage town of Cahir, and encircled by a walled garden and extensive grounds. Architecturally listed and in family ownership since 1919. Centrally located in town: heritage amenities, restaurants and bus/train stations all within 5 minutes walk.
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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Quaint
Location
Full view
Getting there
Shannon Airport35 km
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Our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 teenagers) had a wonderful stay at Carrigeen Castle. The accommodations were gracious, spacious, and impeccably clean. The hosts welcomed us, told us much about the town and its history, and made us feel very much at home. The location was terrific
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I was so excited about the idea of staying in a castle and was not let down. This really is a unique B&B and I was happy try stay here. Room is very basic and cozy, bit old fashioned, but I think that's part of the experience. Cant have flashy rooms in a castle, can you. Everythi
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I thought about not writing this review as I do tend to provide positive reviews on TripAdvisor for the most part (refer to my almost 150 other reviews); however, on returning home and reading many of the other reviews for this establishment, I feel that I could not in good consc
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Enjoyed my stay so much, that another couple who I was traveling with tried to cancel our reservations at another place and stay another 4 days at the B&B. Very clean, comfortable rooms, excellent breakfast and relaxing atmosphere. Lunch and dinner was available at several rest
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Who would think an old jail would make a great B&B? Caragreen castle is a very good place to spend a night or more near cahir. The rooms are clean, cozy,(former jail cells) well furnished, and comfortable; the breakfast an excellent Irish breakfast with sausage, eggs, bread, ba
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"Top floor rooms involve navigating a circular staircase. For those willing, the view was beautiful."
"Top floor rooms share a bathroom lower floor rooms have bath ensuite"
"This is an enchanting place. Rooms are former jail cells so duck your head!"
"2nd floor."
"The rooms we had were converted prison cells and were great"
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PRICE RANGE
US$89 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
carrigeen castle hotel cahir
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of MunsterCahir
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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