The Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast

Address: Garrettstown, Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland | B&B
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This B&B, located on Garrettstown, Kinsale, is near Old Head Golf Links, Desmond Castle & International Museum of Wine, Desmond Castle, and Wood You Like.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast Kinsale

    Reviewed by terrycj

    Nice pub with b&b attached

    Reviewed Jul 11, 1909
    by (9 reviews) , Australia Flag of Australia

    Comfortable but the rooms are a little dated. Very friendly staff

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews The Blue Horizon Bed & Breakfast Kinsale

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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    A travel blog entry by rickandluann on Aug 16, 2014

    20 photos

    ... traditional castles obsolete. These low but thicker walls were better deflectors of cannon balls than previous tall, thin castle and tower walls. The star shape enabled those inside the fort to shoot at would-be intruders scaling the walls in the front and the back. These grand design efforts ultimately failed during the one and only battle here; 10,000 attacking troops outside forced ...

    My new talent: cooking

    A travel blog entry by akreyling on Jan 19, 2014

    1 comment, 4 photos

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    Famine and feast

    A travel blog entry by nothingfancy2 on Jul 18, 2013

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... t seen the sun:- a) since April; b) for months c) for years or d) since my childhood. Followed by assurances of "You think we're joking, but we're not!". Visited the Skibbereen Heritage Centre for the Famine exhibit - very well done and informative. Found a few adult Crowleys (John and Patrick), in a list of deaths from the local workhouse. Dad's great-grandmother Ellen was born in the second year of the famine (1848), which goes to ...

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    A travel blog entry by drbrn60 on May 24, 2013

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    ... for her because the Irish government has had to bail out many local hotels to prevent them from being shuttered. The hotels are run by management companies and they rent rooms out at a loss just to keep cash flow coming in. This has hurt the B&B’s in the country and she is working hard to keep the business going. Breakfast was delicious and we felt that we got a good deal having a nice room with two breakfasts for 70 Euro. We asked Christina if it would be OK to ...

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    A travel blog entry by tmm on May 09, 2013

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