Dog friendly policy postponed until 2019

A chairde/Dear friends (both human & canine), We will only be accepting human guests in 2018, this policy will apply until we have our new dog friendly rooms and facilities built in 2019. Our beloved Irish Wolfhounds, Seamus & Saoirse, need their space for a while and we have a major winter room refurbishment underway. […]

“Keep on Travelin’” Advice from our Friend and Travel Guru Rick Steves

In the face of what seems to be an increasingly uncertain world, Rick Steves has some interesting advice, keep on traveling. Get a Keep on Travelin’ shirt for just $5 + shipping until 5 pm PT today: 📷 @MilltownDingle — Rick Steves Tours (@RickStevesTours) July 7, 2016 Rick Steves has been the friend […]

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Lights Out: A New Hollywood Connection for Dingle

For a small town, Dingle has no shortage of silver screen connections. In 1969 Robert Mitchum famously resided in Milltown House during the shooting of David Lean’s Ryan’s Daughter. Recently, Star Wars took over Skellig Micheal – Chewbacca even made an appearance at a local primary school (the video featuring tiny Irish star wars fans is […]

Celebrating the dance of the cherry trees on Dingle Harbour

“Let me tell you ’bout the cherry trees Every April in our town They put on the most outrageous clothes And they sing and they dance around…. And they seem to be saying, To me anyway; You know we’ve travelled all around the Sun You know it’s taken us one whole year Well done everyone, […]

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Best in Ireland 2016

BEST IN IRELAND 2016 Delighted to received the good news that we have been recommended as one of the 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland for 2016! Since our reopening in 2014, we have earned the coveted plaque and joined illustrious company in the Top 100 in both 2014 and 2015. Travel-Journalist Pól Ó […]

David Reuter, Stephen McPhilemy, Irish Wolfhound, Milltown House, Dingle

US Hospitality Visionary visits Dingle

US Hospitality Visionary visits Dingle. We were delighted to witness David Reuter and his hospitality venture ‘USA Hostels’  win a plethora of awards recently at the Hoscars, the glittering worldwide awards ceremony for the Youth-hospitality and Hostel industry held annually in the National Convention Centre in Dublin. David is a good friend of Stephen and […]

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Dingle Coffee Culture

In Dingle we are blessed with great scenery, pubs, music, restaurant …. and Coffee!! Yes indeed, the Dingle coffee culture (and in Milltown House) is among the best in the country.  Ireland is starting to develop a taste for quality Coffee. Irish people often holiday in the international coffee-culture superpowers like America, France and Italy and […]