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Ireland West Tours provides the perfect solution for those that do not want to have the restraints of a Coach Tour but don't want the strains of a self drive tour. We provide private personalised tours where the customer gets to choose the...more
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My parents and I went on a private full day tour with Jim. We asked him to show us the best of Connemara and he did not disappoint us! Our B&B Ardawn House highly recommended him. When Jim met us, he asked what our interests...More
I was looking for a tour for 8 people to the Cliffs of Moher- I prefer to do something small vs a large tourist bus. This was exactly what I was looking for!
Jim was very easy to work with over email. Our guide was...More
We hired Jim Parslow for two days. The first day he took us to Connemara. We were on roads that weren’t even on the map! It was beautiful. The second day we toured The Burren and the Cliffs of Moher.
He grew up in Galway,...More
We booked Ireland West tours for 2 day trips while we were on a family holiday to Galway (mostly because we were not comfortable driving on the left side of the road). I was so glad we opted for a small tour instead of the...More
Spent a wonderful day with Jim showing us around the beautiful Ireland country side. Jim is a wealth of knowledge and very personable. We felt like we were spending time with an old friend. Because Jim arranges each tour to be small and focused on...More
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Jim P, Owner at Ireland West Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018
Hi, thank you for your kind words. you were wonderful company and made my "job" very easy. Job is in inverted commas as it did not feel like work to show you around. Jim
This was the best tour my family and I have ever been on. Jim was very accommodating and took us to see beautiful places we never would have found on our own. He knows people everywhere and it really makes you feel welcome in Ireland....More
Thank Kit B
Jim P, Owner at Ireland West Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2018
Hi Kit, it was an absolute pleasure to bring you and your family around Connemara. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us and I appreciate it your very kind words. Jim
I specifically booked Jim Parstow and a saloon car, a few months ago for my husband, daughter and me to tour the buren and visit the cliffs of Moher. I called Jim the night prior to finalize our itinerary. He informed me that he was...More
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Jim P, Owner at Ireland West Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018
I’m very sorry that you were so disappointed and frankly I’m disappointed in having to reply to my first ever negative review. As I already informed you, our Terms and Conditions clearly state that “Ireland West Tours reserve the right to allocate available drivers to...More
Jim gave a wonderful tour of the Burren, Galway, Connemara and castles and sights along the way. He was patient and really knew the best places to have a bowl of Irish stew or the best fish and chips. It was the best experience and...More
We spent two days with Jim touring around the West Coast of Ireland; staying in Galway, we traveled one day around Connemara and one day around the Burren. Jim is funny and informative, knows all the spots for a great picture, and ensured we saw...More
Jim took my family four on a great adventure to small side road where we view countryside, animals grazing, water flowing and amazing terrain. I have a 14 year old and 16 year old that thouroughly enjoyed an 8 hour day trip that was captivating...More