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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Lovely rooms, very comfortable and nice breakfast: all a good b&b should be. Brian and his wife are friendly and helpful: we would have no hesitation with a return visit next year. We travelled to visit relatives who live in Shannonbridge

Thank David M
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We were on the way to visit the cliff of Moher and we decided to StopOver here. Nothing special but the room are good as well the breakfast, our bath room was big (but not the same in any room), and the owner very polite. Also large space in the courtyard for parking. Just in case !

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a nigh during the month of August. The place is easy to find and it's not far away from a couple of places where to eat lunch/dinner. Nevertheless, the B&B hosts where a little bit cold unlikely other B&B we stayed in before. Moreover, the toilet didn't flush properly and the bed made a lot of...

1Thank Silvia M
Skibbereen, Ireland
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Just had a great break away in this bed and breakfast with my hubby. Very friendly and accomodating hosts and lovely room. The only downside was being woken very early by other guests getting up earlier than we were, -(wooden floors and doors being closed)7.30 but hey when you are away you have to get it all in so we...

1Thank socarroll
Reviewed 2 June 2016

We had a good experience at Ely House. The breakfasts were very good, and the people who run the B&B are friendly and helpful. The only minus is that there isn't much soundproofing, and any sounds from the hallway can be clearly heard in the room. But this wasn't a big problem for us and we slept fine. Maybe the...

1Thank fmttmalmpats
Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Shannonbridge was halfway for us on our journey west to east across Ireland. The owners were so great! The accommodations were lovely and we were even welcomed by Sam (the Mir adorable dog). Breakfast was great - they even had gluten free bread! The ONLY negative I have is the mattresses in our room were not great. All of us...

1Thank KaitlynMiller
County Kerry, Ireland
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Great B&B, well located for visiting Athlone, Tullamore or Clonmacnoise. Shannonbridge has some great restaurants and a quant pub. A walk to see the cruisers in the evening or cross the bridge to climb the fort is fab. A trip to Clonmacnoise is a must.

1Thank Jonkerry2016
Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful time in Ireland and a great last night with a great family in a wonderful b&b. The Restaurant near the guesthouse was really very good and the music in the near pub was wonderful. You can reach all things by fooWe liked the great breakfast. Thanks for all...We'll come back soon. Volker and Nicole

2Thank Volker W
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 24 March 2015

The guy was awesome. We came really late, and he actually did sandwiches to us. He was able to give us some advice on running tracks too. Countryside place is nice and peaceful. Breakfast setting was supercool too! Can recommend!

1Thank Karri-Pekka K
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 18 December 2014

We had the pleasure of staying at Ely House during September and I must say everything was just absolutely wonderful. The Accommodation, food and hospitality. I would highly recommend for anyone visiting the area.

2Thank Derry C

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a visit to Ely House located in the riverside village of Shannonbridge with its waterside marina, traditional pubs and award winning Old Fort Restaurant. Brian and Dympna O'Carroll at Ely House offer you a warm welcome and offer guest rooms with en-suite bathrooms, TVs, Wifi and tea/coffee facilities. Close to the lost monastic city of Clonmacnoise, Ely House is an ideal central location for exploring Ireland. Ely house is eco friendly with sustainable energy heating and hot water. Activities such as fishing, golfing and boating are at your doorstep and we are only 20 mins from Athlone, Birr, Ballinasloe and Tullamore. ... more   less 

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Address: Cloghan Road, Shannonbridge, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Shannonbridge
Price Range: €64 - €79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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