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Ballinalacken Castle Country House

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Coast Road R-477, Doolin R477 Ireland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a superb room we had, the Honeymoon suite. Which included a lovely conservatory type addition with lovely comfy chairs to sit and admire the beautiful view of the Cliffs of Moher, the wonderful green surroundings & the sea. Dinner was lovely & nothing too...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed July 8, 2018

Cecelia went was extremely helpful and friendly. Our room with the conservatory had a breathtaking view of the ocean, Cliffs of Moher, and the Aran Islands. The full Irish breakfast was superb. The very best scones! I think the dinners we enjoyed are Michelin worthy....More

Thank Trish44
Response from CeciliaMargaret, Owner at Ballinalacken Castle Country HouseResponded August 1, 2018

Hi Trish, Thank you for your lovely review. We hope to welcome you both back to our hotel in the future, regards, Cecilia

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Room 16 which I didn’t realize was the honeymoon suite. What beautiful views! There was a regular bedroom with an octagonal glass sitting room attached. We had panoramic views of the Cliffs of Moher to the left, stunning sea views ahead and...More

Thank Marge G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ballinalacken Castle Country House is a third-generation, family-run home that exceeded our expectations. Declan & Cecilia, the husband and wife team that open their home, are attentive and welcoming. No attention to detail was spared in making our three-night stay joy. When we arrived, we...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed one night at Ballinalacken Castle Country House one night, but wish we could've stayed longer. Our room was lovely and very clean. The family who runs the castle was so friendly and accommodating. We were surprised to learn there was a tour...More

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Ballinalacken Castle Hotel Doolin is one of the leading Castle Hotels Ireland with views of Cliffs of Moher. This Clare Hotel has an award winning restaurant and is the best place to eat in Doolin. It ...More would be difficult to find a more beautiful place on the West Coast of Ireland in which to wake up. The Ballinalacken has been described in the press as one of the finest located houses in Europe. Our guest rooms offer spectacular panoramic views of the Aran Islands, the Cliffs of Moher and Galway Bay. A 15th Century Castle ruin of the O'Brien Clan stands imposingly beside the Ballinalacken Hotel. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Pool
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
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$162 - US$430 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ballinalacken Castle Country House Hotel Doolin
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Ballinalacken Castle Country Hotel
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Ballinalacken Castle Country Doolin
Location
Ireland > Province of Munster > County Clare > The Burren > Doolin
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Traveller (381)
Room & Suite (214)
Dining (49)
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Amenities (18)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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BeautifulBC-7
March 8, 2017|
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Response from Parisiennelover | Reviewed this property |
Hi there! There are taxis in town but not many, the pubs in town are great but the restaurant in the hotel is one of the best in the area. Pub in the hotel is VERY quiet and you'll find you're often the only one there, but... More
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Tara W
September 30, 2016|
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Response from Eileen L | Reviewed this property |
The beds were very comfortable. There were six of us so we had three rooms and we all agreed the beds were great
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Dean W
June 26, 2016|
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Response from CeciliaMargaret | Property representative |
Yes we have in all areas of hotel
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Room Tips
"Ocean view rooms! We stayed in #4 and it was spectacular."
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"the higher the room number, the closer you are to the end of the building with the best views!"
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"Get the Bridal suite if it's available. It has a lovely sitting area with windows."
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"Room 7 has view of the Cliffs and a four poster bed."
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