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County Cork Hotels

Kilbrogan House

  • Kilbrogan Hill Map It
  • Bandon

Pros

  • A haven of civilized style
  • Out of the way
  • Off-street parking

Cons

  • Not much nightlife in town
  • Limited restaurant scene in town

Updated 04/10/2014

Fodor's Review

At the highest point of a rural market town between Kinsale and Clonakilty, this house has been the community's architectural star since it was built in 1818, and makes a peaceful base that's good for touring but off the beaten tourist trail. Owner Catherine FitzMaurice spent 12 years restoring Kilbrogan House to its Georgian splendor. The ornate plasterwork could easily grace a much larger country mansion, as could the elaborate flying staircase. Large windows afford garden views and bring streams of sunlight into the spacious rooms, which are furnished with well-selected antiques, original art, and handmade rugs over polished wood floors. An open fireplace warms the breakfast rooms in colder weather, and the flower-filled conservatory glows with sun on clear days.

Hotel Information

Address:

Kilbrogan Hill, Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland

Map It

Phone:

023-884–4935

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Nov.–Feb.
  • 5 rooms
  • Rate includes Breakfast

Updated 04/10/2014

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