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Philmar House

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Philmar B&B enjoys old world charm with modern comforts in a quiet scenic location just 4km form the town of Sligo. This delightful B&B is an Ideal base for touring Yeats country and Donegal and features a large garden for guests to relax. All bedrooms are located on the ground floor and consists of TV, hairdryer, tea making facilities. Relax in the comfortable guest sitting room. Delicious breakfast menu available in the dining area. Come and enjoy the 21st anniversary of Sligo International Choral Festival with music and singing and includes 40 choirs from 5 countries which is held over 5 days in October. The accommodation is just minutes away from championship golf course, beaches, yachting and tennis. Conveniently the B&B is beside the Raddison Hotel and only minutes from the Clarion Hotel, Sligo. Throughout your stay, you are ideally located to enjoy hill walking, cycling, fishing and surfing or you could just make your way to Rosses Point where the beaches are perfect for walking and swimming.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Lovely quiet house spotlessly clean and well equipped. The house has a beautiful garden, the house is set well back from the road. It is well signposted. Mary is a friendly welcoming host would definitely stay in Philmar again. Breakfast was good too with plenty of choice.
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Response from PhilmarHouse, Owner at Philmar House
Responded 8 Sep 2018
Thank you Sarah for your lovely review delighted you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards Mary
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We received a friendly welcome from the owner Mary. Room was pretty and very clean with comfy bed & good shower. Breakfast was wonderful! Lovely fresh fruit salad & tasty cooked breakfast. Well worth a visit.
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Response from PhilmarHouse, Owner at Philmar House
Responded 15 Aug 2018
Thank you very much for your lovely review, it was lovely to meet you both and have you stay. Kind Regards Mary
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We really enjoyed this B&B. First of all, Mary couldn't do enough for us. She kindly upgraded us to a larger room that was unoccupied. It had a private entrance and was toward the back of the house. She is very personable and was very good about giving us tips about places to
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Extremely comfortable and very welcoming with a great tip for a local pub where we interacted for almost an hour even though they didn't serve food on that night but were then informed of another location to have our dinner.
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Spent a lovely evening here in a peaceful room. A great place to recharge batteries after a day of sightseeing. Comfortable beds and delicious breakfast. Loads of great advice about local attractions.
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Gardens at the PhilMar
Yeats cottage
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"Choose the family room at the rear of the residence for added space and a private entrance."
"Ask for the family room on the side of the building. Very large and quiet."
"All rooms great as location quiet."
"Ask for the end room because it has 2 windows and the light is lovely in the room."
"ask for the family room if 2+ staying"
LOCATION
IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtSligoBallincar
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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