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Ballinalacken Castle Country House

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“four poster bed”(25 reviews)
“private tour”(30 reviews)
“the owner”(85 reviews)
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Great location, although not the easiest to get to, but well worth it. Picturesque. You can see the cliffs. Perched on a hill next to a castle. Nice restaurant, great service. Nice rooms. Just a great place all around. A place you spend one night...More

Thank Charles S
Response from CeciliaMargaret, Owner at Ballinalacken Castle Country HouseResponded 11 November 2017

Thank you Charles for your kind words. Cecilia

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The proprietor matched an offer we found online upon arrival. Very lovely woman. Nice room with a view of the cliffs and the parking lot (room 7). The tiny bar is quaint, but was out of two of the four beers they offer. My dinner...More

Thank Kris L
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We loved our stay at Ballinalacken Castle Country House. This was our anniversary trip so we booked the special room at the end, with a sitting area that looks out over the bluff towards the sea. The setting of this hotel is absolutely lovely and...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved Ballinalackin Castle! Manor house with castle ruins on the property. The owner offers a private tour of the castle ruins in the evening for guests. You can certainly tell that he loves the property and takes great pride in it's history. Our room...More

Thank castlebound
Reviewed 21 October 2017

My wife and I stayed here for one night on the recommendation of a friend. Only staying one night was the biggest mistake of our two week trip. We stayed in room seven. The weather was fantastic when we stayed and if we looked out...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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US$213 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$213 - US$282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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8 March 2017|
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Response from Parisiennelover | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! There are taxis in town but not many, the pubs in town are great but the restaurant in the hotel is one of the best in the area. Pub in the hotel is VERY quiet and you'll find you're often the only one there, but... More
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Tara W
1 October 2016|
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Response from Eileen L | Reviewed this property |
The beds were very comfortable. There were six of us so we had three rooms and we all agreed the beds were great
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Dean W
26 June 2016|
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Response from CeciliaMargaret | Property representative |
Yes we have in all areas of hotel
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"Get the Bridal suite if it's available. It has a lovely sitting area with windows."
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"Room 7 has view of the Cliffs and a four poster bed."
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"ask for room with a view."
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"We took the local city bus from Galway. The bus dropped us off at the gate of the castle - much easier than..."
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