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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Alverna House is a clean, comfortable and affordable B&B. Our room was tastefully decorated and the bed was comfortable. The bathroom, in particular, was spotless and the shower was perfect. Alverna House caters to everyone from solo travellers to families. All standard services are provided along with some extras. For instance, the television and games rooms gives it a "home...

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Ciara, thanks for the lovely review. Delighted you enjoyed your stay here and we'd love to see you again in the future! Kind regards, Niamh.

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This B&B is a gem of a find. I stayed here with a group of seven and we were delighted. The house is beautiful and the rooms were very comfortable. We enjoyed the hosts who were very helpful and accommodating to our schedule and our needs. I would highly recommend Alverna House. I will be back just as soon as...

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Kim, thanks for your kind words and we're delighted you and your group enjoyed your stay here. We'd love to have you all back again! Regards Niamh.

Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Niamh and Ronan are great hosts. They are both friendly. Niamh makes a homemade Irish breakfast every morning which we truly enjoyed. There are other foods available and a small buffet of breads, cereal, and yogurt are waiting for you when you first enter the breakfast room. Our bedroom was spacious and comfortable. We had a very nice and large...

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Cathy, thank you for your lovely review and for taking the time to write it. Delighted you enjoyed your stay. Best wishes Niamh.

Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This is where we stayed after almost 2 days of traveling from the US via Germany to Ireland. Niamh instantly made us feel welcome. Our room was spacious and clean. The bed was comfortable. The breakfast was excellent. Most definitely will stay here again.

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Tom, thanks for the great review. We'd love to have you back again in the future. Kind regards, Niamh.

Dub,Ireland
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Stayed here while attending wedding at Hodson bay. Thanks so much for a lovely stay Niamh. What a pity we only got to stay one night. Superb home cooked breakfast, power showers, fabulous rooms - excellent place. Would highly recommend.

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi McGrate! Thanks for the lovely kind words and maybe we'll see you again for the next wedding locally! Kind regards, Niamh.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 July 2015

Modern, large bedroom and beautiful bathroom set in a modern, very clean family home. Child friendly backyard to play in. Lovely lounge/sitting room for guests. Good location, short drive to lake. Free parking available on site. Host - welcoming and friendly. Breakfast - very good.

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi guys, thanks for the lovely review and really glad you enjoyed your stay here. Hope you are having a nice time in the UK! All the best! Niamh & Ronan

Alfreton Derbyshire
Reviewed 24 May 2015

A perfect stay as always. Niamh and her family are the best of hosts. The house beautiful and is kept to the highest standards and nothing is too much trouble. On this visit we asked Niamh to telephone for a taxi to take us into Athlone in order to eat. Niamh recommended a restaurant an took us to it in...

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Thanks again guys for the fab review. It was no trouble and we were glad to help. Looking forward to seeing you again in Sept. Take care, Niamh & Ronan.

Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

We got a lovely warm welcome from Niamh on Saturday,she showed us to a beautiful spacious bedroom with an equally impressive ensuite,the whole house is sparkling clean with tasteful decor.The breakfast was also great with plenty of cereal fruit and juice along with a full irish,can't recommend enough

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Carole, thanks for the lovely review. Glad you and your friends enjoyed your night here. Hope you're getting to take the motorbike out for the summer! Regards Niamh & Ronan.

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 11 April 2015

What a place!!! I cannot find enough words to explain how good this place is. Beautiful house, fabulous and spotless clean room and bathroom - actually whole house is spotless clean. Niamh and Ronan doing absolutely fantastic job! They are also great companion to have chat with. We stayed there for one night on Valentines and when we arrived was...

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

Hi Marzena, thank you so much for all the wonderful things you've said. We're delighted you enjoyed your Valentines night here. Maybe we will see you next year! Best regards. Niamh & Ronan.

Granada, Spain
Reviewed 24 February 2015

We stayed at Niamh and Ronan's beautiful B&B for just one night. We were shown to a big, bright room with lovely hardwood floors (I hate carpets), a big double bed along with another twin bed and a very modern bathroom with an almost-rain-showerhead. We were offered tea and coffee straight away and a lift into town if we needed....

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Niamh M, Owner at Alverna House B&B, responded to this review

I just want to thank you for your great review and we're glad you enjoyed your stay here. We might see you again in the future when visiting relations again! All the best. Niamh & Ronan.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alverna House is a modern family home. Rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated. We are situated less than 10mins drive on the outskirts of Athlone Town. We are about 3mins from Athlone Golf Club and the Hodson Bay. Full disabled access & facilities are available here. All rooms are en-suite with multi-channel TV and have tea/coffee making facilities with biscuits. Children of all ages are always welcome and will enjoy our games room which has a full sized pool table, large plazma TV & Wii, board games etc... There is plenty of free off-road parking and local amenities include Pub, Hotel, Hodson Bay Watersports, Golf, Shops, RC Church, Golfing Range and of course within minutes from the bustling town of Athlone where there are a wide range of restaurants and bars etc.... Clonmacnoise Monastic Site, Kilbeggan Whiskey Distillery & many other attractions are all within a short drive from Athlone. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alverna House B&B

Address: Kiltoom, Athlone Cornaseer, Kiltoom, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Westmeath > Athlone
Price Range: $110 - $134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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