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Abbey View Bushy Park On N59, Galway Ireland
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#8 of 199 B&Bs / Inns in Galway
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Horseback riding
Non-smoking hotel
Shared lounge / TV area
Breakfast available
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Erin and Jeremiah wrote a review Feb 2021
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This review should have been made back in June/July 2012 which shows the years-long impression Bernie has left on us! This has been on my mental to-do list for too long and I finally sat down to write it when it crossed my mind today. Bernie offered an absolutely wonderful stay for our Irish honeymoon! Extremely accommodating, gave us a ride into town on a rainy day, provided ideas of where to visit on one of our unplanned days (which turned into a favorite day of random, unexpected adventure and beautiful sights!), filled us up each morning with a delicious breakfast, and even took the time to teach me how to make Irish pancakes. I make them regularly and we think back on our time in Galway fondly. We said we would be back for our 10 year anniversary and unfortunately we won't be able to make an international trip in a year, but we do plan on returning to the Bernie and the Abbey View in the future! Sorry it took so long to share our great memories, Bernie! You are an absolute delight and your B&B has a wonderful home-away-from-home feel! We hope to see you again soon! To everyone else...visit the Abbey View, have tea with Bernie, share some stories and laughs and enjoy a stay you won't forget!
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Date of stay: June 2020Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Nick Cox wrote a review Dec 2019
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This place is amazing. The rooms are clean and tidy, with free WiFi and most with en-suite bathrooms. Breakfast was the real treat, with hot and cold options that will suit most nationalities, and the eggs and bacon in particular being stellar. There was also bread, toast, yoghurt, and fruit available. The place was also nicely (but lightly) decorated for the Christmas season. The host was the star of the show, though. Thank you Bernie for being kind, helpful, and downright excellent the whole time. Thank you for telling us about local transport, about the market in Galway, and for the constant stream of tea and coffee! Thank you for providing such a pleasant experience for all your guests, and we wish you well for the future! Best wishes Nick and Jodie.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with family
Response from Bernie M, Owner at Abbey View
Responded 31 Dec 2019
Hi Nick and Jodie. Thank you so much for your lovely review of my bed and breakfast,i am really glad you enjoyed your visit to Galway with all your family.Hope everyone got back ok,I wish you a happy new year and look forward to your next visit to Abbey View. Kind regards Bernie.
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Blairplane wrote a review Dec 2019
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I stayed here with four of my friends while we were on a road trip through Ireland. We had two rooms, a 2 person and a 3 person. We had an amazing experience staying here! When we arrived we were treated with tea and biscuits. I suspect the biscuits were homemade. Our host was very kind and recommended a great and convenient dinner. Bathroom was nice and clean with hot water! Beds were comfortable, clean, and pretty. Breakfast was great. She made us fresh pancakes, bacon, sausage, eggs, toast. She pus out fresh fruit, cereal and yogurt as well. Our host also offered information about some ruins we would be passing near on the next leg of our trip. We hadn’t known about them previously but ended up adding the stop to our trip! It was a great recommendation. All in all this was a great stay. The only note I have is that I needed to pay in cash the following morning. I hadn’t realized this ahead of time, but surely that could have been due to lack of reading on my part— so just be sure to have cash for your stay or make a trip to the ATM.
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
Response from Bernie M, Owner at Abbey View
Responded 3 Dec 2019
Hi Blair. Thank you for you lovely review of my bed and breakfast,I am delighted you stopped at Clonmacnoise .I wish you a safe journey back to Texas.I could see you and your friends were having a lovely time. Best regards Bernie.
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Kelly wrote a review Nov 2019
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Wonderful stay with Bernie. Across street from beautiful Glelo Abbey Hotel on water if you want to go for walk. Room was comfortable but favorite part was definitely hanging out with Bernie. I thank you for the warm conversation as well as the delicious tea and the fabulous pancakes!! Will definitely be back. Thanks Bernie!
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Date of stay: October 2019
Response from Bernie M, Owner at Abbey View
Responded 6 Nov 2019
Wow thank you so much for your beautiful review of my bed and breakfast ,I really enjoyed chatting to you and I could see you were having a great time touring around Ireland. I look forward to your next visit to Abbey View. Bernie.
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JoLouCee wrote a review Sep 2019
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I was expecting something average for the cheap price but this place is such a hidden gem. The home is immaculate with all the mod cons - very clean and the room was comfortable with lovely linens and plus pillows. Bernie was such a kind host - putting out coffee and biscuits in front of the open fire when you return from your day's outing. She's all about the little details - putting fresh flowers in your room, offering you an umbrella, that sort of thing. Her breakfast is top notch too! Tailor made and very fancy - 5 stars Bernie! I was so well cared for and made a new friend in Bernie - I was sad to leave! But, I'll be back! Thanks so much xx
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Date of stay: August 2019
Room Tip: Thared bathroom option is lovely - a very fancy bathroom with heated towel racks, plush towels...
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Response from Bernie M, Owner at Abbey View
Responded 27 Sep 2019
Hi Jo. Thank you so much for your fantastic review of my bed and breakfast,I really enjoyed our chats over the few days.I know you were really having a lovely time.I hope you arrived back home safe and sound .I look forward to your next visit to Abbey View. Bernie.
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IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtCounty GalwayGalway
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Frequently Asked Questions about Abbey View
Which popular attractions are close to Abbey View?
Nearby attractions include Open The Door Escape Room (4.2 km), Pedal Power Galway (4.2 km), and Wild Atlantic Way (4.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Abbey View?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Abbey View?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Abbey View?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Abbey View?
Conveniently located restaurants include Apoema Bistro, U Liotru, and Zappi's.
Are there any historical sites close to Abbey View?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Medieval City Walls (4.3 km), The Lynch Memorial (4.1 km), and Kilconnell Franciscan Friary (5.4 km).