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Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm

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Nice little shop with some interesting bits, what I like most is looking in the house it is just... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael O
London, United Kingdom
Took us back in time!

Beautiful scenery as we were driving from Kenmare to Glencardiff. Stopped at Molly's to enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barbara B
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Molly Gallivan’s cottage and traditional farm invites you to take a step back in time to experience the simple country lifestyle in rural Ireland before the days of electricity and modern conveniences. Molly’s enchanting cottage is over 200 years...more
Glengarriff Rd | Releigh, Bonane, Kenmare, Ireland
+353 64 664 0714
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Kenmare
from US$81.30
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice little shop with some interesting bits, what I like most is looking in the house it is just like my Grandparents House, God rest their Souls.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful scenery as we were driving from Kenmare to Glencardiff. Stopped at Molly's to enjoy the view and were entranced by what we found at Molly Gallivan's Cottage and Traditional Farm. After exploring, we decided we had to go back for the promised evening entertainment....More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went in to buy some of the lovely local things they have. Came out with loads more. The cottage is beautifully preserved. We didn't see the whole place though. Need to go back

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were driving the road to Glencardiff and stopped here as we were going by. There is a nice view from the parking lot and the shop itself has a ton of different items in it. There is another building in the back so it...More

Thank MT1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very poor. Tea rooms? Nothing to eat. Got greeted by a cow, pig and 3 hens who wanted to follow us. Too close for comfort. Exterior very inviting.

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to stop into Molly Gallivan's when we are visiting Kenmare. It will give you a good idea of the way it was back in the day. Cute shop with woolens and you can get some tea and a bite to eat also.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is what it is, being a nice break on the road from Glengarriff to Kenmare to enjoy the spectacular views, have a cup of tea, meander about the wee shop selling all sorts of crafts and jewellery. There is also a wee tour on...More

Thank 972JamesO
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best part is what you see in the picture. Old truck, renovated farmhouse, it's picturesque. Souvineer prices are a little high. Walking though the farm is buy donation. We paid $10eu for the couple. Warning: watch your step on the farm path. Lots of...More

Thank J D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off here en route from Glengarriff to Kenmare. We enjoyed a very reasonably priced coffee and beautiful scones, while taking in the spectacular scenery. The woman looking after us was very friendly and full of interesting chat. The shop is full of wonderful...More

Thank PaulaBFs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped off last year when we saw Molly Gallivan's Cottage at the side of the road and after finding how nice it was returned again this year. At first glance, with several tour buses outside and Irish music wafting across the road we had...More

Thank Shirley M
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2 August 2018|
Response from BW260570 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there and walked around. In general it is free to walk along the lanes in the garden. Nearby down The Valley is also Stone fort and stone ring etc. This is a couple of Euro. For us 10 Euro for the whole family.
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4 September 2016|
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Response from Sylvia F | Reviewed this property |
They have a facebook page and it says their open hours are Mon-Sun: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm +353 64 664 0714
26 February 2016|
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Response from 2005eric2005 | Reviewed this property |
I already answered the question..see above. BUT I can also say that the scenic shots all around the place is also worthy of a stop even if the shop is not open.