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Guest Comments

Our Guest Comment Books dating back to July 1997 when we first opened are in the Guest Lounge for your perusal,

Below are just a few samples :


“Thank you ! Our Stay was wonderful, you have a very beautiful and welcoming home!” Crystal & Patrick, Colorado, USA

“The “moo”rning will be so sweet after the lovely breakfast we had” ūüôā Virginie & Patrick, France & Spain

“We will miss this place. So lovely, cosy and cowy! Thank you so much for everything !” Isabelle & Florent,¬† Paris, France


“What a great place” Fred , VA, USA

“Met all our needs & more!!, Thank you for a lovely stay” John & Lynne, Cobh

Just fabulous, the best breakfast so far in Ireland, we found everything so thoughtful, Thanks” Bob & Fran, WI, USA


Buttermilk Lodge sketch by Sophie Leon

Thank you Sophie Leon for this beautiful painting !

“Bel endroit, service de qualite, accueil chaleureux, a recommender

Stephanie, Dublin & France


“They say the grass is always greener on the udder side, this is the udder side !”

Gillian, NSW, Australia

” Great place to stay, great food, porridge to die for, great music, we’ll be back !”¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† PJ & Catherine, Co. Carlow

¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†” Congenial, Outstanding, Welcoming ! = 100%”

    Kevin & Beth, Sydney, Australia

“10 times & counting ! Always a pleasure !”

Bob & Meredith, MA , USA

” Great room, perfect breakfast, & sun = Perfect Stay, Thank you !”

Johanna & Hubert, Kiel, Germany

” Beautiful area & a beautiful B&B,

you’ve thought of everything anyone could need”

Stephanie & Pete, PA , USA


” Thousand thanks for guiding us to the top of Benlettery, we enjoyed the hike, the view was fantastic and you made us feel safe. Thanks a lot Patrick for your company and your time”¬† E. Schmitt & Co. , Germany

“Thank you for making our 6 day stay so pleasurable. The Best B&B by far ! Terrific weather too !” Peter & Helen ,¬† Kent, England

” Enjoyed it all, Thanks ” Sanders Familie, Eindhoven, Holland

“Don’t wanna go home ! See you soon” Andrea, Sch. Gmund, Germany.

“As always a warm, friendly, happy B&B, See you next year ” Darren &¬† Sonia, Northen Ireland

” Fantastic ! ” John & Leah, Texas, USA


“Fantastic hospitality ! Thank you for making us feel at home. Hope to come back soon ! Lovely Cows !” Jeroen, Esther & Anne, Compiegne, France

” Our 5th stay, just as good as the 1st, Always comfortable & friendly“Bob & Meredith & Erin, MA, USA

“Every Star is very well earned, Extremely enjoyable stay : ) ! ” Anthony¬†& Alessandra , Trim & Milan

“Lovely room, meticulously clean & bright. Wonderful hostess & Breakfast” Gus & Sue , Wilmington, DE, USA

“Amazing Breakfasts !” Elissa , Stia, Italy.

“You are the best !” Liz and Maris , USA

Very welcoming, very comfortable bed, best breakfast we’ve had all week ” Jason & Thersa , USA .

” Such attention to detail ! Thanks for the helpful info on the area and for a wonderful stay,The food was fabulous !” Teri¬†& Brett , USA

“Our first peat fire-wonderful after a wet day “ Mary & Clare¬†, New York.

“Tres Bien pour tous les petits details- On y est Bien ” Bompoint, France.

“This is the best B&B in Ireland !” Paul , Co. Wicklow.

“Nice, cosy and very Irish, loved the cow motive. The type of B&B that makes you feel at home — keep it up!” Gosia & Jacub, Limerick & Poland,

Wonderful place & your breakfast rocks !” Sue & Toby, Hampton GA. March

“Thank you for your warm welcome, Best B&B we ever went to !¬†“. Ramard Family, Vincennes, France

“Belle decoration, chambre tres coquette” Famille Dilasser,


“Very nice B&B, your open fire and Christmas Tree are magic” Silvia & Paolo, Italy

“Great place, very homey, amazing breakfast, Thank you ” Fran S, Tel Aviv, Israel,

The Very Best !” Pat, Canada,

Every detail is perfect” The Kriebels, Philadelhia & Indianapolis

Your attention to details is perfect ! Super hosts, super food, super accommodation !” Lyndas & Barnie, Somerset, UK,

“We Loved every minute !” Susan & Una, Dungannon,

“B&B done to perfection !” Nel & Ed, Canada,

Excellent & very professional. ideal for walkers – packed lunches and drying facilities , Bravo !” 7 French Hikers, Chablis, France. July

“Our stay was smooth like butter and nourishing like milk ! We loved it !” Adrian & Amy , Dublin & NY, USA.

“Wonderful hospitality, food, comfort AND Glorious Weather !!” Margaret & George , Devon, England

“Merci pour votre charmant accueil et votre gentillesse. Tout etait parfait!! “. Pascaline et Jean-Michel , France,

“Den besten kommentaren & wertungen ist nichts hinzuzufugen “Super”!” Peter Gela Jessi Rieck, Germany

“Beautiful spot -wonderful service, loved your cows !” Jeannie¬†& Cathy, Calif., USA ,

The breakfast was worth the 13 hour drive alone !! Thanks for being so welcoming and accommodating !” Joe¬†& Michelle , Rickmansworth, England

“Fantastic Stay, wouldn’t change a thing, your attention to detail is amazing! and the breakfasts !! Fab! We’ll recommend you to family & friends, Thanks ! Oliver & Steph, Milton Keynes, England

“It was a very pleasant stay. We saw a lot of ponies !” Family Baum- Lenssens, Belgium.

“We absolutely loved it here ! Very cosy & comfortable, hospitality at it’s best ! Thanks a lot ! We’ll recommend it ! Happy New Year !!!” Maddy & Michael, Venice & Dublin

Buttermilk Lodge Turf Fire

Our Guest Lounge is always open, so you can help yourself to tea/coffee etc as you wish, glasses corkscrews, bottle openers are provided also. Enjoy the tuf fire, books, boardgames, original art etc. Here you will also find sample menus from all the restaurants, bars etc in town, and if you wish to make a reservation we will gladly do that for you. We will also have up to date information on the live music etc. around town.

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