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Western Ireland, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here recently with a group of family. Lovely rooms; clean and warm. Staff cannot do enough to help you. Great music and food in Bar. Picturesque setting. We all really enjoyed ourselves and will return.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I recently attended a wedding at the resort. The setting was beautiful, the terrace in the sun was gorgeous. Unfortunately the food to live up to expectations. The dishes were poorly presented, and the waitress serving our table was almost throwing the courses at us. We had been directed through a shortcut into the ballroom through the toilets corridor which...

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Ballymena, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here with my partner from Friday 10th to Monday 13th February. Our room was lovely, very spacious, comfortable and clean. The staff throughout the hotel were lovely, very friendly and efficient. Breakfast was very good and the bar menu was grand as well. Our only complaint was because of renovating being carried out, the drilling started at 8.00...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've stayed at breaffy for four years, in both the main hotel and the woods section. Rooms are clean and nicely decorated. There are great facilities with a large grounds to walk around and a relaxing spa and lesiure centre, staff are friendly and very helpful. Will stay again

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The setting of the hotel is truly an amazing location - the walks and the woods add to the fresh air and the relaxing atmosphere. The staff are always on hand to ensure you are cared for. The food is delicious!

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is famously placed in quiet wooded area, but still near the city perfectly located for onward journeys. The facilities the hotel offers are good with the leisure centre coming in very nicely to relax after arrival before diner. Staff are very friendly and helpful. However, the hotel is in extreme need for refurbishment with carpets totally worn in...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Roland8400, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, over the past two years over €2 million has been invested in refurbishing the hotel. Unfortunately it is not possible to refurbish all of the hotel at the same time as much as we would like to , currently all the carpets are being replaced throughout all of...

Fort Worth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at Breaffy House for four years. The staff is wonderful. They are friendly and attentive. You could not ask for more. A great place for a relaxing stay. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. The spa is an extra bonus. We will be back next year!

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Marci C, Thank you for taking the time to write your review, it always lovely to receive positive feedback. I was glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. I have passed on your kind comments to all the team. We look forward to welcome you back to the Resort in the near future. Kind Regards Wilson...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here with my husband and daughter the food was absolutely disgusting breakfast was vile and the dinner was even worse. Staff were lovely except for the 2 managers that I complained to. They were not bothered about my complaint kept passing the blame onto other people. The hotel itself was grand swimming pool and gym was perfect. Food really...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Anne M. Thank you for taking the time to write your review, as was explained to you at the time of your complaint by the managers on duty, all of the menus provided for the Cheer-Leading competition that you attended were pre-agreed with the event organisers. The organisers were trying to keep the costs to the guests at a...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really can not say enough to praise Breaffy House. It is such an ideal location for a wedding. It is easy to find yet feels so private and secluded. The amazing exterior of the hotel is matched by the warm and luxurious lobby. The staff, in particular Maureen and Denice, are extremely helpful and generous with their time. We...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Matthew & Marieanne, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review , it was an absolute pleasure to host your wedding. We are delighted that both you and your guests enjoyed your special day here with us at the Resort. I have passed on your kind words to Denice and Maureen and they were both...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted to leave a review for the staff. The staff here are amazing, they could not do enough for us. From Fiona in reception to the girls in the bar and the waitresses serving at the wedding I was at, all were so lovely. There was a bit of an issue with the chambermaids not making the beds, you have...

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WilsonBirdBreaffy, General Manager at Breaffy House Resort, responded to this review

Dear Becks19842017 Thank you for taking the time to write your review of your recent visit to the Resort, it is always lovely to read such a positive review of our staff. I have passed on your kind comments to all the team, and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Wilson Bird General...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Mulberry Restaurant
Mulberry Restaurant
Cuisines: European, Italian, Irish, Seafood
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Why stay in a Hotel when you have the luxury of a Resort! Home to the Award Winning Healy Mac’s Irish Bar & Restaurant Location: Located just a 3km drive from the vibrant town of Castlebar in Co. Mayo, Breaffy House Resort is nestled on 90 acres of majestic parkland. The picturesque resort provides our guests with a combination of old world charm in Breaffy House Hotel and modern luxury in Breaffy Woods Hotel just two a two minute stroll apart (seasonal hotel). Westport is only a 15 minutes’ drive. The Great Western Greenway starts at Turlough, only a 5 minute drive from Breaffy! Style & Ambience: Breaffy House Hotel offers traditional old world Irish charm and hospitality. Retaining some of its original Country House atmosphere, the house dates back to 1890 while Breaffy Woods Hotel built in 2006 offers a more modern option. The Irish Times and Diageo has named Healy Mac’s as the Best Irish Bar in the World (outside Ireland) and now, this award-winning Bar has arrived at Breaffy House Resort . Those who have visited Breaffy will agree the two million refurbishment programme in 2015 has added to the splendour of this magnificent Resort Amenities: The Resort is comprised of two superb hotels; Breaffy House Hotel & Breaffy Woods Hotel located on the private woodlands of the resort. Each hotel boasts a Bar & Restaurant. Live entertainment at weekends and nightly during peak times. During school midterm and summer breaks, our renowned Breaffy Buddies Kids Club is in full operation. Fantastic on site facilities include: outdoor playground, crazy golf, astro pitch and games room. Business Breaffy House Resort is the ideal location for your conference, congress or event, with accommodation to facilitate up to 700 residential delegates on the resort and conference facilities for up to 2000 delegates in a single auditorium. This outstanding conference destination offers two options; The Breaffy Suite or the Breaffy Arena both with syndicate suites depending on your specific requirements. Home to one of Ireland's premier sporting facilities and incorporates the 'Centre for Sports Training and Excellence' Leisure Breaffy Leisure Club features a 20 metre indoor swimming pool, paddling pool, gymnasium ,aerobics studio, sauna ,Jacuzzi, Steam Room , Swimming Lessons, a range of fitness classes &highly qualified Instructors Breaffy Spa features 12 treatment rooms which includes 2 Dry Floatation Therapy Beds, a Hydrotherapy Bath, our signature Rasul Mud Chamber and a spacious Tan Room. Enjoy a variety of inventive and restorative massages, facials and body treatments that provide a sense of wellbeing and tranquillity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Breaffy House Resort

Address: | Breaffy, Castlebar, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Mayo > Castlebar
Price Range: €65 - €143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Breaffy House Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 106
Also Known As:
Breaffy House Hotel Castlebar
Breaffy Hotel Castlebar
Breaffy Hotel House
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“Ask when booking if modernised rooms are available”
 of 5 bubbles Roland8400, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“try to avoid a room by the lifts as the 'PING' is quite loud”
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“Rooms facing the front of hotel”
 of 5 bubbles girlygirl1987, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Probably top floor would be quieter”
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“all rooms are lovely with a scenic view throughout,”
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