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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 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our 2 nights here were exceptional. Dinner was well worth it for 1 of our nights and breakfasts were great. The local castle tour made the stay truly memorable. We highly recommend. Friendly owners, good clean rooms.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

After stopping for lunch in Doolin, we got directions to Ballinalacken and found it with ease. The grounds are beautiful. The hotel is precious. The hosts could not do more to make guests feel comfortable. The castle ruin is fascinating and worth the visit, although...More

Thank familytravelerTexas
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The hosts are amazing and accommodating which makes your stay memorable and special. Our room had a view of the water. It was a large room with a king bed and was very clean. The bathroom was ensuite and large. The room was well appointed...More

1  Thank charlestongal
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, lovely accommodations and quaint, lovely atmosphere. Be sure to take the tour of the castle located on property! A little off the beaten path but worth the drive. Close to Doolin and Cliffs of Moher.

Thank bbhardy
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My son and his fiance decided to get married in Ireland and chose Ballinalacken because of its location, beauty and country house. There were 16 of us in the wedding party and we rented several rooms. The wedding took place on the hill with the...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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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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Price range
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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26 June 2016|
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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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