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Vaughan Lodge

Overview
Ennistymon Road, Lahinch Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
4 Star accommodation
About
Description
4 star designer lodge hotel with 22 bedrooms. Situated overlooking Lahinch Golf Links and the Atlantic Ocean. Purpose built in 2005 and run by 4th generation local hotel family. Host Michael and Maria Vaughan - Seafood More Restaurant ( open normallly Tuesday night to Saturday night - please check at time of booking ), Lounge, Free broadband, spacious accommodations, Drying Room, Putting Green, Free Car parking. Open March to November Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Babysitting
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
22
Price range
US$213 - US$216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Vaughan Hotel Lahinch
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > Lahinch
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Reviews & more
435Reviews
72Photos
4Q+A
49Room tips
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We stayed here 2 nights as part of a golf group. Check in was simple and straight forward, no hassles. We arrived late but they arranged for the restaurant to stay open late to accommodate us, this was great. Although this is only a 22 room hotel they designed it with the guest
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Response from mavaughan, Owner at Vaughan Lodge
Responded 30 Oct 2018
Thank you for your critique Terri. We enjoyed having you stay and the extra bonus of dining with us. Many of our guests are not aware of the quality we offer in our Restaurant and opt for other venues. we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay - we continually upgrade our hotel each winter and you obviously saw the results!1 until the next time!! Michael Vaughan
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We arrived in the late evening and check-in was pain-free.

We took our bag up the elevator and were happy with the size of the rooms when we entered.

We asked for a kind size bed that was a good height (not too low and not too high).

The bathroom was a good size with a walk-in
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Response from mavaughan, Owner at Vaughan Lodge
Responded 27 Oct 2018
Thank you for a most cmprehensive review. Im glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Thank you Michael
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Fantastic couple of nights, the staff couldn't be friendlier, and the lodge is spotless. Full of character and the little touches really made our stay fantastic. Highly recommended we have stayed all over the world and in bigger names hotels but we loved our stay here and have
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Response from mavaughan, Owner at Vaughan Lodge
Responded 27 Oct 2018
Thank you Andrew. Its nice to have positive comparisons with teh big guns of hospitality. Ive been a manager in that realm but prefer the cosy existence in the small seaside hotel we have here. Im so glad that you appreciated our efforts at hospitality. Thank you for staying Michael
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Such an awesome experience; from the moment we arrived the staff were attentive and friendly. The room was great and very clean; you can tell the room team pay great attention to detail. The delicious cocktail menu in the bar was only topped by the breakfast! We were served by De
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Response from mavaughan, Owner at Vaughan Lodge
Responded 27 Oct 2018
Thank you for the lovely review and the mention of Denise who really does go out of her way to make sure guests are happy and enjoying our locality. The team here cares a lot about service and our guests. we are so glad it shone through for you. Michael
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Clean rooms, friendly helpful staff, cosy fireplace and bar, great breakfasts accompanied by a smiling waitress - what more can one ask for?
Had picked up a head cold and the waitress helped me choose a great tea - without being asked.
I have travelled extensively and I can hones
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Response from mavaughan, Owner at Vaughan Lodge
Responded 27 Oct 2018
Its great to hear that we made you feel at home. canadians are always welcome. We would have flown your flag too except some mean spirited person stole ours recently!! We will have a fresh flag to show our welcome of all Canadians next season. Everyone in ireland is not far aweay from a head cold so we know what to do about that! Glad that you enjoyed our place. Michael
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A Favourite View of Lahinch
Looking forward to arriving. Are there irons and ironing boards in the rooms or available? Thank you
Yes there is a free standing iron and board in each of our rooms
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How far in km or time to the Shannon Airport?
We gave it an hour and arrived a little ahead of time.
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Hi there, how many rooms do you have/what is capacity? thank you
It's boutique style. Yes I would say around 20
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Can you tell me which nights the restaurant is closed? Thank you
Normally Sunday and Minday evenings but as we draw to the end of season we may have some closed nights in addition to this. Best to email in advance or telephone 353 65 7081111 We never open for lunch Kind regards Michael Vaughan
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"Get a room with a view of the coastline."
"all rooms are good, we prefer the second floor"
"Second floor rooms have privacy. There are no bad choices in this smallish, boutique hotel."
"Just an incredible experience"
"Second floor rooms seem quieter, there are no bad rooms"
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