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Grasshopper Cottage

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stayed in the garden room, 2 adults and 2 kids. The view from the room was stunning, and it is truly a break from the city, pure unspoilt natural surroundings and a great base for exploring Connemara, Galway and Mayo. Since our son can not have any gluten or lactose, we normally bring his food wherever we go. A...

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Sorcha P, Owner at Grasshopper Cottage, responded to this review

Thanks for your review - glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you all again.

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed 2 nights at the grasshopper cottage. We have been traveling trough Ireland for several weeks staying at b&b's and this one is our favorite so far! Beautiful scenery and great hosts! We highly recommend this place to any travelers!

2Thank DeLaneyInk T
Avignon, France
Reviewed 18 June 2013

Sorcha's place is just perfect, rooms are very pleasant, we were 5 friends to stop there and had good time going to the local pub and fishing on the lake. You should ask Sorcha to rent a boat for fishing or just to visit the lake, we stopped on a smal island for lunch it was great. Walking around is...

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1Thank Vincent M
Totnes, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2013

It was great to be back again enjoying the warm hospitality of Roy and Sorcha. The setting and the Doorus peninsular which runs out into Lough Corrib is quite spectacular and thought they cater for trout fishermen mainly it is a lovely place to stay to explore the region.

1Thank MichealCanaole
Sandhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Grasshopper Cottage has it all, located on the shores of the mighty Lough Corrib, with majestic views of the Lough and the surrounding mountains. The hospitality of Roy and Sorcha Pierce is second to none, the accomodation is first class, the ambience is relaxed and tranquil. Roy is a legend within the Flyfishing community, his knowledge of the behaviour of...

1Thank 72Lloyd
GalwayMayfly, Owner at Grasshopper Cottage, responded to this review

Many thanks for your very positive review - hope we will see you back with us soon.

Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2012

We have just stayed again at Grasshopper with some scottish friends. Both Roy with his fishing and gardening knowledge and Sorcha with her great breakfasts super packed lunches and welcome along with Lizzie the dog make it a home from home. Comfortable and clean rooms and one of the best views at breakfast, our friends loved the house and the...

3Thank Mark W
Reviewed 6 August 2011

We have stayed at Grasshopper many times both for fishing and with the family and have always found our stay a relaxing and pleasant one. Both Roy with his fishing knowledge and Sorcha with her great breakfasts and welcome make it a home from home. Super rooms and one of the best views from any guesthouse, if you want to...

6Thank FamilyIreland_9
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 29 September 2010

Wow! What a great place to go to just relax, take a hike or take in a day of fishing. Great accommodations, great hospitality, and a beautiful view from our room. I would highly recommend this place.

4Thank gcolli55

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
B&B and fishing lodge overlooking Lough Corrib, the West of Ireland's largest wild brown trout lake. Fly fishing our specialty. Boats & engines for hire; guides arranged (advance booking only). Rooms are have a view of lake and mountain or garden. Relaxing, quiet location ideal for anglers, walkers, cyclists, wildflower enthusiasts, 3km from village. Centrally located for exploring Connemara, Galway and Mayo. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Grasshopper Cottage

Address: Dooras | Co. Galway, Cornamona, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Cornamona
Price Range: $87 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The 'garden room' offers the best views, and has its own front door.”
853jakek, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are good.”
MichealCanaole, 17 Jun 2013 | Read review
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