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Ballynahinch Castle Hotel

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Ballinafad Connemara, Recess H91 F4A7 Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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4 Star accommodation
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We stayed 2 nights at this magnificent property. The location is stunning. Connemara is a must see landscape in Ireland. Huge mountain ranges and lakes. You can use the hotel as a base to explore the beautiful drives, nearby Kylemore Abbey etc. The hotel itself...More

Thank BanjoMacron
Reviewed 2 days ago

We returned to Ballynahinch Castle again this summer and it was another great experience. The fishing was severely restricted due to the draught but the hiking was a wonderful substitute. The food is the best in Ireland and the wine list is an oenophile's delight...More

Thank M236AWwilliamf
Reviewed 2 days ago

A return visit to this lovely hotel was a pleasure and indeed a noted improvement on our last visit - a lot of renovations and in particular the new walks around the estate mean that one can really get out into the Connemara countryside without...More

Thank grainnehealy2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Having been to many hotels all over the world, Ballynahinch is the ‘go to’ treat we give ourselves every year. This was our second visit in 2018 and a lot of work has and continues to be done on the grounds. The location on the...More

Thank Pi31415
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spent a night in a room located on the ground floor facing the river, the room was spacious with a separate lounge and dressing room - a bit fancy. The views from the room and restaurant were spectacular both day and night. We had...More

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Description
Luxury 4 star hotel located on a 700 acre estate with 48 bedrooms & suites overlooking the river, mountain or both. The Fisherman's pub serves lunch and dinner by the open log fire, dinner is also served in the More award winning Owenmore Restaurant. On site, miles of scenic river & lakeside walks, bicycles to explore the area, fly fishing and clay shooting. Locally we have a boat trip from Roundstone fishing village which includes a trip to a deserted island & lobster fishing and great hiking. Connemara National Park, Connemara Golf Club and Clifden are all a short drive as is the ferry & airport to the Aran Islands. Ballynahinch Castle is the ideal base for touring Connemara and the Wild Atlantic Way. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Babysitting
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
48
Price range
US$223 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballynahinch Castle Hotel Ireland/County Galway - Recess
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Recess
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
48
Price range
US$223 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballynahinch Castle Hotel Ireland/County Galway - Recess
Location
Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Recess
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Traveller (1,466)
Room & Suite (308)
Dining (177)
Pool & Beach (25)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Zetland Country House Hotel
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6.64 km away
Roundstone House Hotel
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8.16 km away
Ardagh Hotel & Restaurant
637 reviews
10.30 km away
Lough Inagh Lodge
282 reviews
10.45 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4 nearby restaurants
Owenmore Restaurant
105 reviews
.01 km away
Fisherman's pub
61 reviews
.01 km away
O'Dowds of Roundstone
832 reviews
8.03 km away
O'Dowds Cafe
95 reviews
8.00 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2 nearby attractions
Cottage Handcrafts
12 reviews
10.94 km away
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
2,995 reviews
11.09 km away
Dog's Bay Beach
198 reviews
11.10 km away
Connemara Shooting School
37 reviews
.70 km away
Questions & Answers
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SusanneMMM
23 August 2018|
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Response from POFlahertyGM | Property representative |
Hi Susanne, thank you for getting in contact. Yes there are bikes available for renting at the hotel, just ask at reception & one of the team will be happy to help. Warm regards, Patrick
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SusanneMMM
23 August 2018|
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Response from POFlahertyGM | Property representative |
Hi Susanne, thank you for getting in contact. Yes there are bikes available for renting at the hotel, just ask at reception & one of the team will be happy to help. Warm regards, Patrick
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Heath K
10 July 2018|
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Response from POFlahertyGM | Property representative |
Dear Heath, thank you for getting in contact. How far in advance you need to make a reservation depends on our availability; the summer months do tend to be busier than the winter months. The best option is to keep an eye on... More
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Room Tips
"I don't think there is a bad room in the castle"
M236AWwilliamf
2 days ago
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"Ask for a view of the river - really worth the extra"
grainnehealy2
2 days ago
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"We had a room at the very end of the castle. We had many turns and steps to get to our room, which could be..."
794debim
2 weeks ago
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"Upgrade to riverside view it is worth it."
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