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The Waterfront House Country Home

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Overview
Golf Course Road Near Aughnanure Castle, Oughterard Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is off the beaten path and a hidden gem. It is quiet and beautiful. The house has a homey vibe and it's facing a small lake which gives it a romantic feel. I was very surprised and extremely delighted with its affordability juxtaposing...More

Thank Grace L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. Very clean and excellent breakfast. Terrific view over lake from bedroom window. Our host, Mary was very friendly. Ideal location for Connemara & Galway. Highly recommended.

Thank Stan J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Having never been to Ireland, we took a chance on all the places we stayed! The Waterfront House Country Home did not disappoint Amazing setting by the lake and off the beaten path. Peaceful, relaxing, serene. A very pretty B&B, clean and comfortable. Our Hostess...More

Thank Kelly-Irishlove
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This B&B is located just outside Oughterard, and is located on the Lough Corrib. Very good location. The B&B is fine, but we should note that the B&B does need some decoration works both inside and on the terrace, in order to earn 5 stars....More

Thank postiljon
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This is a great place to stay. Off the beaten track but the scenery is fantastic. Mary the owner is very friendly and makes a very good breakfast. Very quite and peaceful area. If your into walking in the countryside you can enjoy a nice...More

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Description
The Waterfront House Country Home B&B offers superb panoramic lakeside accommodation, on the shores of Lough Corrib, in the heart of Connemara, on the west coast of Ireland. Our rates are very reasonable and More our home is an ideal central base from which to tour the following places: Galway City, Westport, Aran Islands, Cliffs of Moher, Aillwee Caves, Aughnanure Castle, Killary Harbour, etc. Locally you can enjoy: Walking, Golfing, Game Fishing, Coarse Fishing, Relaxing, Tours & Day Trips.The Waterfront House sits nestled right on the shores of the world-famous fishing grounds - Lough Corrib, surrounded by the Hills of Connemara, just a short stroll along a winding country lane from Aughnanure Castle and the lovely Oughterard 18 hole Parkland golf course in the heart of the Irish countryside.The Waterfront House was specially designed and built to suit the needs of guests looking for that memorable overnight stay and, with over thirty years experience in the business, Mary and Tom Walsh have come to know exactly what the visitor expects.All rooms have private en suite with power-shower, hairdryer and multi channel HD TV. Wifi Broadband Internet Access is available throughout our home.The Waterfront House is ideally and centrally located as a base to explore a vast area of the west of Ireland from the Cliffs of Moher and the Aran Islands right the way up through Connemara to Clifden and Westport.There are lots of historical places of interest to visit and so much to see and do for all the family - all within a short drive of the Waterfront House.You won't be disappointed!! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$77 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Waterfront House Country Home Oughterard, County Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$77 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Waterfront House Country Home Oughterard, County Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (20)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
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feismom
5 February 2018|
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Response from asha c | Reviewed this property |
Zwaag from the Netherlands is right, only the owner can confirm this. Though I think the family lives on the ground floor and rents out rooms on the 1st floor, but please check.
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"Lakeview room is the best to watch sun rise!"
gracelB1920VU
4 weeks ago
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"You will love it!"
476clintond
18 May 2018
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"Rooms with a view are in front. If you wish to begin your day early, don't book here as breakfast is ..."
101ashac
3 Oct 2017
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"There are two choices for room views - water or greenery both are lovely."
jessbT2245QH
25 Apr 2017
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