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The Waters Country House

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Newtown Ballyvaughan, Co. Clare, Ballyvaughan Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wolfgang and his staff were wonderful. They were welcoming and warm from the moment we opened the door. We experienced the Irish countryside with all its mystical fog and history. Our room was fabulous, overlooking the green hills and the start of the Burren. The...More

Thank jerry w
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the Waters Country House for our first two nights touring Ireland. It’s a great location for anyone flying into Shannon, giving lots of options for touring the Cliffs, Galway, and the Burren. Its an accomodation that offers fastastic irish breakfasts and interesting...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Waters Country House is a charming place right out in the country. It is eclectic in its decor with each area of the house quite beautifu and interesting. We were quickly welcomed and shown our room which was very spacious and clean. No it’s...More

Thank Berns
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setting and tremendous hospitality. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The breakfast was fantastic, and the service excellent. It was an easy and scenic drive to the Cliffs of Moher. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! We wished we were staying longer. We will definitely...More

Thank gregamymoses4112
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Waters Country House exceeded our expectations. We were very impressed with the overall exterior and interior of the house. The public rooms (library, lounge, bar, dining room) were so cozy and individually charming that each drew you in with their own styles and welcoming...More

Thank Kelley S
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Description
Our unique Country House is situated in over 40 acres of land at the foot of the Burren hills with a scenic view across Galway Bay.​Our bedrooms are all en suite and comfortable and furnished in the antique style, so ...More that you can relax in comfort, feeling the peace and quiet, for which The Waters is known. We can accommodate up to 30 guests in a mix of double, family, and twin rooms. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$106 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Waters Country House Ballyvaughan, The Burren, County Clare
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Ballyvaughan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$106 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Waters Country House Ballyvaughan, The Burren, County Clare
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Ballyvaughan
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Traveller (70)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Response from heather b | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure what the cutoff was, but I feel like it was either 7-9 or 7-10. They have buffet items set out and then a cook will make you a hot breakfast to order. They were very attentive to our needs. The dining room was... More
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"We had a ground floor room near the Chapel and it was perfect."
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"Ask for a room it's in own bungalow! :) Very quaint!"
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"We had a larger family room (20 I think) and it had great space for a travel cot and sofa bed. Private lodges..."
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"main house rooms"
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