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The Harbour Masters House

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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Golf course
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Forgive me as I am about to repeat myself yet again with my review of the Harbour Masters!! This is now our 3rd year running staying here and as always Grainne & Jim went out of their way to make our stay fantastic. Nothing has...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2013

Chose this b&b through trip advisor and was not disappointed at all. It is right outside the Grand Canal so perfect for fishing. The rooms were lovely, breakfast fantastic and Grainne was the best hotel owner I have ever met. She cannot do enough for...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2013

We really enjoyed our 2-night stay here. The canal-side setting is very peaceful. Grainne (pronounced Gronya) is the perfect host. Our top floor room was lovely. It had windows to the front – looking out directly over the canal – and to the rear –...More

Thank BobHUk
Reviewed 26 May 2013

This really cute B&B was very comfortable and very beautiful. Breakfast was great. The town population is 34. Tis place is a little off the beaten path bot the local pub has very good food and a warm place for drinks. My wife and I...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2013

I have stayed at the Harbour Master House four times before and I will be returning this June. Grainne is such a great host. She also cooks one of best Irish breakfast I've everyhad. I found the place about six years ago and every chance...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$255 - US$411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Offaly > Birr
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The Harbour Masters House Birr, County Offaly
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"Front rooms over look the Grand Canal and boats, the back rooms beautiful garden."
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"Choose a canal facing room"
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"you'll have to be prepared to travel to get more choice of food"
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"front has stunning views of harbour and back of the beautiful green gardens"
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