TOP
KENTICO CULTURE : en
  • EUR
  • Language
  • Login
  • My Shortlist (0)
  • My Cart (0)
 

Meet Your Host | John & Lorraine Dineen

John & Lorraine Dineen - Kent House, Cork City, County Cork

Meet this week's B&B hosts John and Lorraine Dineen of Kent House Bed and Breakfast located in the heart of the vibrant Cork City. The Dineen's have been entertaining guests for 15 years at Kent House and have raised their two children there also.

What are the hidden gems close to your home?

The Greatest hidden gem is Cork city itself.

What is your favorite guest story?

All guests have their own special stories, all you just have to do is listen.

What is your signature dish/food?

We do our own homemade Soda Bread and Oat Biscuits.

Is there anything about your home that is quirky?

Kent House used to be a Police Station, back in the day, and the cell under the stairs still exists, as do the 4 metal bars in the Dining room ceiling. No one knows why they are there, but there have been lots of opinions.

Have you ever had any famous guests?

All our guests are famous in their own right, no matter who they are.

What is your favorite thing about the area you live in?

Our central location means you are always close to all the sights.

When you are not looking after your guests what is your favorite thing to do?

Shopping and relaxing but not at the same time...

What are the top 3 attractions in your county?

  • The English Market
  • St Finn-barres Cathedral
  • Crawford Art Gallery

We'd like to thank John and Lorraine for taking part in the interview. For more information on their home you can go to Kent House Bed and Breakfast.

Book a B&B in Cork

Posted: 09 Jan 2015 by Niall McKee | with 0 comments

Tags: B&B Hosts, Cork, Cork City

Related posts


 

November B&B Guest Reviews

Reviews are such an important part of buying anything online, especially when it comes to accommodation. A review is honest feedback from a verified customer, allowing you to decide if their experience matches what you are looking for. Here is a snapshot of our November reviews showcasing the wonderful hospitality B&B hosts continually show to their guests.

 

Posted: 14 Nov 2019 by Claire Regan | with 0 comments


 

At West Coast House B&B you can taste Achill Island Smoked Salmon

When you stay at West Coast House on Achill Island in County Mayo, you will have the opportunity to taste the island’s delicacy of smoked salmon.  The salmon is reared in pristine waters off Clare Island/Achill and is prepared and oak smoked at Keem Bay Fish Products, which is just 0.4km from our bed and breakfast.

Posted: 07 Nov 2019 by Claire Regan | with 0 comments


 

Danabel Porridge Bread Recipe

I started making my Porridge Bread about a year ago. It was so popular with guests that I carried on making it. Now, I make it everyday and leave it on the breakfast table for my guests to help themselves. I am always complimented on how tasty it is. The wonderful thing about this recipe is that it is so easy to prepare, yet so delicious!

Posted: 31 Oct 2019 by Claire Regan | with 0 comments

Comments
Blog post currently doesn't have any comments.
Leave comment Subscribe



 Security code

>>Return to Blog Homepage

B&B Ireland - Bronze Winner of the Littlewoods Ireland Blog Awards 2016

Categories

Search Blog Posts

Related B&B's


RSS Feed

BBIreland Blog postsRSS