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    Shearwater Hotel

    Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Ireland
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    30/7/2017 31/7/2017
    US$92
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    Traveller (90)
    Room & Suite (37)
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good30%
    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “family suite” (16 reviews)
    “lovely hotel” (47 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 727 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Early morning for me writing this so a little cranky. First thing that struck me was how friendly and accommodating ALL of the staff were. Lovely people and this is so important for visitors. Everywhere spotless. So faults? First going to my room 143 entered...More

    Thank johnbrennan7
    Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear johnbrennan7, Thank you so much for the review. Like many hotels we are completely non smoking and are always challenged by the few who pay no heed to other guests comfort and continue to smoke in rooms and corridors regardless. My apologies for the...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My wife and I recently visited the Shearwater to have a night out in the bar.On my second trip to the barman seemed to ignore me so on my third attempt to get his attention he retaliated by telling me that I do not shout...More

    Thank FranmarEire
    Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear FranmarEire, Many thanks for the review. I know the manager on duty spoke with you and indeed some other guests on the night in question. They, and he, would have a very different view of what transpired on the night. Two sides to every...More

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I stayed for four nights with my husband and 3 young children in a very spacious well equipped family suite.I got a fridge on request for baby's food. This hotel has many strengths no. 1 being its extremely helpful friendly staff such as Jack,Dylan and...More

    Thank m00re123
    Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater HotelResponded yesterday

    Dear m00re123, We are delighted with your review... Thank you so much from all the team. Kind regards Michael

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just back from hotel with few comments: first, we were very surprised that gates for hotel parking were wide open which meant that our car wasn’t safe as I would expect at hotel parking. Lady at reception was nice and polite and atmosphere in the...More

    Thank BiliMili
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was terribly uncomfortable, far too hot (on a very average day) and no way of opening the windows properly for fresh air. The shower/bath was broken. There were hand marks all over the walls and even the ceiling. No iron provided. Reception and...More

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    Gullane's Hotel & Conference Centre
    134 reviews
    #2 of 3 hotels in Ballinasloe
     
    Sheraton Athlone
    1,880 reviews
    #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
     
    Athlone Springs Hotel
    912 reviews
    #9 of 9 hotels in Athlone
     
    Lough Rea Hotel and Spa
    818 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Loughrea
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 104
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Western Ireland >
    • Province of Connacht >
    • County Galway >
    • Ballinasloe
    • Also Known As
    • Carlton Shearwater Ballinasloe ,
    • Hotel Carlton Shearwater ,
    • Shearwater Hotel Ballinasloe, County Galway
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    Traveller (90)
    Room & Suite (37)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (37)
    Bathroom (15)
    Nearby
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    .51 km away
     
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    dianewren
    5 November 2016|
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    Response from Michael H | Property representative |
    The town Center is only a 2 Minute walk from the hotel
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    Nl94
    11 September 2016|
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    Response from jennymurph1234 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes old pubs but not really any restaurants
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    Paige P
    24 February 2015|
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    Response from Ashley S | Reviewed this property |
    They had some good deals like two treatments for 60 like massage then nails you can mix and match.
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    "Just stay somewhere else."
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    "Sundays are very busy music and dance nights make sure you ask for a quiet room."
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    "All I can say is that our room was fabulous !"
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    "Would definitely recommend upgrading to a suite"
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