Travel Blogs from Kinsale
... tour guide who took us through the centuries and what life was like at the monastery. We got back on the bus and drove for another 2 hours. We arrived at Cashel and because the streets are so narrow our bus had to leave us off about 1 mile from our fryers lodge. That was no problem walking it is an absolutely beautiful town with very small roads and colorful buildings with fresh flowers throughout. Dave and ...
... was very nice. He showed us the room, showed us the breakfast menu and asked if was acceptable, which it was. The room is “en suite” meaning that it has its own private bathroom. Its clean and quaint, just what we were expecting.
Once we were checked in, Diane decided to take a little nap and I decided to take advantage of the free wifi here and check in on my work email . I got caught up on what is happening on my projects and also took care ...
... It included a story based on Bruce Lee, chapters of a book, a story with a violin and poems. The poems were both structured and improve. The structured one was written by a story teller in the room and the improve one by shouting out random words to make a poem and someone writing down the information.
A couple days before, Dan 1.0, Iona and I went to a Transition Towns Festival. Dan and Iona set up a booth for Cambium (there business venture) selling some edible plants ...
... option. Our first challenge was to get the sat nav working, not the most intuitive interface and no manuals but we managed. A working sat nav is definitely helpful, most of the time, as not all the road signs are in English. Our first port of call was Garretstown in Kinsale with a few detours on the way. The first detour was Charles Fort. This overlooks the bay and further around the inlet a pretty seaside town where we stopped for lunch. There was an ...
... gentlemen in their top hats, tails, silk cravats and white gloves, all around us everyone looked superb. Even those not dressed in 1912 costume had either bought or made the most gorgeous evening dresses and it was a sight to behold.
Captain Bamberg made his appearance and introduced his senior officers. As we have been sailing west we have had to put our clocks and watches back an hour each night (as is usual practice) ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Sovereign House Kinsale
Other places to stay in Kinsale
Rathmore Road, Kinsale | 4 star hotelfrom $107
- Delighted Wedding Guest
- Lovely location, problems with dinner reservations
World's End, Kinsale | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Still Excellent
- Very Welcoming
- Very Good
Pier Road, Kinsale | 4 star hotelfrom $131
- Very Disappointing
- Clean, comfortable rooms
- Felt like we'd been ripped off
3/4 Pearse Street, Kinsale | 3 star hotelfrom $95
- Perfect place in Kinsale
- Great Hotel
- Wonderful Hotel
11 Pearse Street, Kinsale | Hotelfrom $96
- The Old Bank House- a gem!!
- Nice B&B, Get a room in back or plan on hearing the road!
- Loved the Old Bank Hotel
Lower O'Connell St., Kinsale | 2 star hotelfrom $142
Pearse Street and The Glen, Kinsale | Hotelfrom $155