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Ross Lake House Hotel

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Rosscahill, Oughterard Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

I don't understand the high praise reviews. This is NOT a hotel. Its a B&B. There were three tv stations! I could not quite believe it but was told extra cost money?!! It is 2018. The wifi was non-existent when I checked in and was...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We had never stayed in a B&B before but loved the Ross Lake House in Galway County. Beautiful country inn, the owners Henry and Elaine are so welcoming and the rooms are so comfy and immaculate!! We enjoyed the BEST dining experience there, and were...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank ruthsF2172WG
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I generally don't rate hotel stays in my top ten trip experiences but the Ross Lake House Hotel is special and deserves to be added to the list. Elaine and Henry, the owners, are a very integral part of what makes this hotel so special....More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank charliemD8250TC
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We booked this hotel, at the last minute and we were delighted. It is located, in 7 acres of beautiful grounds, in a secluded location off the Galway to Clifden road. Therefore, it is ideal for discovering both Galway city and Connemara. This lovely late...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Maggie S
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our three night stay here. The room was great, the food was simple but beautifully cooked and everything was old fashioned but very well done. Henry and Elaine were great fun and we're left with great memories. Don't go here if you are...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Description
Ross Lake House Hotel in Galway is a splendid 19th Century Georgian House. Built in 1850, this charming Galway hotel is formerly an estate house of the landed gentry, who prized it for its serenity. Set amidst More rambling woods and rolling lawns, it is truly a haven of peace and tranquillity. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Tennis Court
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$157 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ross Lake Hotel
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Ross Lake House Hotel Oughterard, County Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$157 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ross Lake Hotel
,
Ross Lake House Hotel Oughterard, County Galway
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Oughterard
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Catherine K
25 May 2016|
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Response from organpipecoral | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. And yes, suggest to ask them by email or phone. The hosts Henry and Elaine are very nice people.
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bredastafford
7 July 2015|
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About 5kms from Oughterard! Not on main road, Look out for sign to turn off to right & then a further 2kms or so down a narrow road! Main road going from Oughterard to Athlone(Main road from Galway to Athlone) Well worth... More
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"No idea as my view for a superior room faced a parking lot and roof top - ugly view."
NancyL888
21 Oct 2018
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"There is only one room with a walk-in shower. This is on the ground floor. It is twin bedded."
990maggies
28 Aug 2018
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"We loved the Strevens Suite"
JessicaSolson
15 May 2018
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"we had a twin which was on a corner of the building with good views out from both windows"
H9183FRjohnh
24 Mar 2018
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