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Ballyrafter Country House Hotel

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Ballyrafter House, Lismore P51 Y362 Ireland
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Ballyrafter House is perched on an elevated site opposite Lismore Castle and has a commanding view across the Blackwater River.The Property once part of Lismore Estate has retained the Charm of The 1830's whence it was Built. With modern creature comforts added over the years since first registered as a Hotel in 1966,Homely log Fires 12' ceilings and spacious rooms making it a unspoiled and uncompromised Country House Hotel.Ten Bedrooms, Residents Lounge, bright bay-windowed dining room, Conservatory and Bar Lounge to will away the worldly worries of the Busy Life in Peoples reality.'The Ballyrafter, so easy to enjoy, so hard to forget'
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Diane K wrote a review Dec 2019
South Brunswick, New Jersey1,131 contributions140 helpful votes
Large room, on the first floor. No elevator but I didn’t expect one since it’s a B&B. Lovely setting. The room didn’t have enough electrical outlets but the beds were comfortable. The bathroom was smallish with a shower but they had facecloths which a lot of B&Bs don’t. The person in charge was very helpful and the restaurant attached to it was excellent. I had a mushroom vol-au lent as a starter and a lamb dish which were both amazing, actually. The breakfast was a full Irish breakfast made to order.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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JenNewton wrote a review Oct 2019
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Had a lovely stay here with family earlier this month. Lovely quaint hotel, very quite and peaceful. Fabulous hosts and beautiful views of Lismore Castle. Looking forward to returning again soon. Thank you Jo and Noreen
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Date of stay: October 2019
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mlbutler2018 wrote a review Oct 2019
39 contributions8 helpful votes
We arrived on Sunday 13th October to stay and join in the celebrations for a 50th Wedding Anniversary. We were greeted like long lost friends and shown to a beautiful large room with lovely countryside views. The food was delicious and the service was friendly and efficient. After a happy day we slept soundly and had a lovely breakfast with an open fire.
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Date of stay: October 2019
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Room Tip: The two rooms we saw were excellent
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jesicabunny wrote a review Aug 2019
Lismore, Ireland3 contributions9 helpful votes
Had booked for after a Funeral ,The staff where excellent ,very helpful and friendly ,the food wasn’t bad ..I should have asked how much I was going to pay per head ,but I had other things on my mind ,dealing with the death of my husband and trying to console my children .So have to say we the family where very shocked at the price we had to pay , a buffet lunch of wedges ,sausages ,chicken goujons ,sandwiches and tea and coffee .we asked for about 70 people came to €940 have to say it came as a big shock to us .
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Date of stay: August 2019
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George McGrath wrote a review Aug 2019
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We organised a family reunion for over 80 people, many who came from around the world, in the Lismore area with Ballyrafter House Hotel as our base. From the outset of our planning for this reunion, the proprietors of Ballyrafter House Hotel, Joe & Noreen, did everything to accommodate us as we tailored the weekends events to suit our needs. From supplying display boards and projectors & screens, organising meals and catering for dietary requirements to working around our off-site excursions, nothing was a task too big. Their flexibility, professionalism and, above all, their friendliness, makes this venue what it is and, in turn, it's what contributed to making our gathering weekend what it was - a wonderful success. Their friendliness permeates down through the hard-working staff, all of whom were wonderfully pleasant and accommodating towards our guests, right from the start of the weekend through to the end. Thank you, Joe, Noreen and all the staff of Ballyrafter House for ensuring that our guests had a wonderful experience, and thank you for the wonderful assistance that you gave to those organising the event.
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Date of stay: August 2019
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IrelandProvince of MunsterCounty WaterfordLismore
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ballyrafter Country House Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Nearby attractions include The Towers (2.3 km), Lismore Castle Gardens (0.8 km), and Mount Melleray Abbey (6.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
What food & drink options are available at Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Foley's on the Mall, The Summer House Cafe, and Barron's Bakery and Coffee House.
Are there any historical sites close to Ballyrafter Country House Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Towers (2.3 km).