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Ballinalacken Castle Country House

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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“four poster bed”(26 reviews)
“private tour”(30 reviews)
“the owner”(88 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If I could give this place more than 5 stars, I would. I’ve always wanted to stay in a castle without paying the exorbitant prices. Well staying here is the next best thing. Although you’re not staying in the castle walls, you’re staying the a...More

Thank PatriciaT917
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Cecelia went was extremely helpful and friendly. Our room with the conservatory had a breathtaking view of the ocean, Cliffs of Moher, and the Aran Islands. The full Irish breakfast was superb. The very best scones! I think the dinners we enjoyed are Michelin worthy....More

Thank Trish44
Response from CeciliaMargaret, Owner at Ballinalacken Castle Country HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Trish, Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to welcome you both back to our hotel in the future, regards, Cecilia

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Quaint manor house but not up to par with other manors we have visited in Ireland. Nicely decorated room with a view but the weather obstructed it unfortunately. We had a “superior” room but this was the only place we have stayed at in Ireland...More

Thank bjamison27
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is owned and operated by a lovely family. We were lucky enough to have the option to upgrade to a room with a view of the cliffs. Tip don't book on booking.com because you only get the option for garden view rooms but...More

1  Thank JessieMZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are traveling to Doolin, stay at the Ballinalacken Castle. The hotel is beautiful with views of the Cliffs of Moher. We were a group of 14 and the owners and staff were so gracious and accommodating for group our size. I only wish...More

Thank JBrambler
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$171 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Doolin
#2 Quiet Hotel in Doolin
#4 Mid-range Hotel in Doolin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$171 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Doolin
#2 Quiet Hotel in Doolin
#4 Mid-range Hotel in Doolin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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BeautifulBC-7
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 |
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Room Tips
"Ocean view rooms! We stayed in #4 and it was spectacular."
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"the higher the room number, the closer you are to the end of the building with the best views!"
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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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