TripAdvisor Travellers Choice voted Desmond House Kinsale into the top 3 best B&B in Ireland.

Welcome to Desmond House, Kinsale

Desmond House is a beautifully family run Bed & Breakfast and Paddy and I really look forward to welcoming you to our 4 Star Failte Ireland approved 250 year old beautiful Georgian House which has many historical features. We know you will enjoy luxury accommodation in the heart of Kinsale, an historic port and fishing town. Desmond House is unique and set in a quiet and peaceful part of Kinsale town with all amenities within walking distance so no need for your car. It has a warm and inviting ambiance, an excellent full Breakfast Menu with exceptional friendly service. Our Suites are very large and are said to be some of the biggest guest rooms in Kinsale. The Super King beds are 6 foot wide along with 3 of the 4 Suites containing full size bathrooms and very spacious walk in showers. 1 Suite has a whirlpool baths/showers and superb views of Kinsale Harbour and town. All our Suites are tastefully laid out and unique in keeping with the age of our beautiful Georgian House.



Immerse yourself in the elegance of a bygone era, 250 years ago approx! Our lovely period spacious suites come with 10 foot ceilings are relaxing and include a full size Bathroom.


Desmond House Breakfast made especially for you. We can assure all our guests that as much as is possible, we source all our produce from our local farmers.


We are located in the beautiful historical coastal town of Kinsale. With an unrivalled location within the town centre, we will make the perfect base for your stay