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Ballinalacken Castle Country House

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“four poster bed”(25 reviews)
“private tour”(30 reviews)
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

Arrived and were shown to Room 16 which turned out to be the Honeymoon Suite. This room ahs a built on conservatory with stunning views across the grounds to Mohr and the Aran Islands. Especially nice in the morning when you open the curtains, pour...More

Thank Fraser S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We stayed at Ballinalacken for 2 nights. Our first night we enjoyed the tour of the castle on the property. It was fantastic to be able to tour the ruins. Breakfast each morning was very good. We also enjoyed a fabulous dinner -the lamb was...More

Thank Andrea Z
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Our 2 nights here were exceptional. Dinner was well worth it for 1 of our nights and breakfasts were great. The local castle tour made the stay truly memorable. We highly recommend. Friendly owners, good clean rooms.

Thank Deserttrain
Reviewed September 22, 2017

After stopping for lunch in Doolin, we got directions to Ballinalacken and found it with ease. The grounds are beautiful. The hotel is precious. The hosts could not do more to make guests feel comfortable. The castle ruin is fascinating and worth the visit, although...More

Thank familytravelerTexas
Reviewed September 19, 2017

The hosts are amazing and accommodating which makes your stay memorable and special. Our room had a view of the water. It was a large room with a king bed and was very clean. The bathroom was ensuite and large. The room was well appointed...More

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March 8, 2017|
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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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September 30, 2016|
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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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June 26, 2016|
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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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"ask for room with a view."
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"We took the local city bus from Galway. The bus dropped us off at the gate of the castle - much easier than..."
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