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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Hillside Lodge was in a great spot in Clifden, just a few clicks from Clifden Center. We can't say enough about Ruth, the owner. She was one of the nicest people we'd ever met and so accommodating! Great recommendations for restaurants and an outstanding drive down to Roundstone. Offer up a walk for the pups, too. Worth it! Short...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Had an excellent stay at the hillside lodge. Ruth and Stuart are very friendly hosts, their dogs are gorgeous and I loved the fact that guests can bring the dogs out for a walk. The rooms are comfortable and there are lots of homely touches. The hosts have gone out of their way to try and encourage guests to appreciate...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Hey we got the U2 room! Even though we are not really fans of U2 the room was great and we spend some time looking at all the decoration from concerts and musician friends stuff etc. We skyped to our friend - U2 lover showing him around :) Anyway... nice B&B. good location. The castle is nearby (walking distance). Nice...

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We were truly sorry that we only spent one night at Hillside Lodge, next time we will definitely be staying longer it was that good. Ruth is a great host who makes you feel very welcome in the cosy surroundings. We had a front facing room which offered fantastic views especially early in the morning. The room and bathroom were...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Hillside Lodge is the perfect place for a relaxing getaway. With fun music-themed comfortable rooms and a cosy lounge to relax in, Ruth makes everyone feel at home. There are plenty of local area tips for food & music as well as outdoor activities. Breakfast was delicious and cooked to order with fresh, top ingredients. Definitely worth a visit!

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Hillside Lodge is a great place to stay while visiting Clifden. It is situated out of the city centre on Sky Road in a quiet area. In the morning you wake up to bleeking sheeps , you can take the owner´s dog for a walk down to the sea or take a stroll to Clifden Castle. The house itself is...

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Koenigsbach-Stein, Germany
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Nice location with a very friendly landlady! :O) The breakfast was great! Thanks for the excellent pancakes! We enjoyed the stay very much! The rooms are lovely! Unfortunately we couldn't use the free bikes.

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Hauenstein, Germany
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This B&B is very nice.Clean and beautiful decored rooms.Very frendly people.Location is on the Sky Road a little outside from clifden.But this is not a problem.Very quiet location.Breakfast is also very good.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A perfect place to stay from which to explore this beautiful area of Ireland. Fantastic communication from my first inquiry, a genuinely warm welcome, large beautifully decorated rooms (our sons stayed in a very large twin bedded room) and my husband and I in an equally tasteful room and both rooms spotlessly clean. You are also a stone's throw from...

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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to stay. Location is good, close to Clifden town. Ruth was very welcoming and accommodating. The room we had was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was tasty and dining area is sweet, nice and intimate. Overall a great experience. Well done to the owners on running a successful place!

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Stylish Bed and Breakfast located on the scenic Sky Road, five minutes from Clifden town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hillside Lodge

Address: Sky Road, Clifden, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clifden
Price Range: €76 - €88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hillside Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Best views, music themed rooms.”
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“I stayed in a Room with Beatles Theme.Very nice.But i think all rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles johann-45, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose any, they are all great.”
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