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    Shearwater Hotel

    Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Ireland
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    05/06/2017 06/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$127
          US$61
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          US$127
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          Overview
          • Excellent40%
          • Very good30%
          • Average14%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “family suite” (16 reviews)
          “lovely hotel” (47 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Self-Serve Laundry
          Babysitting
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          11 - 15 of 740 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          After a previous enjoyable family break we decided to return for another trip. Hotel offers excellent free parking. Reception staff and indeed all staff are a credit to the hotel. They are always welcoming, friendly and willing to help. Easter Eggs for children was a...More

          Thank weekd09
          Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater Hotel

          Dear Weekend09, Thank you so much for posting your review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay. Your comments about Maintenance will be addressed in the coming days and we are currently sourcing a new chiller unit for the entire hotel which we hope will...More

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

          Just back from a fabulous stay. We are a family of 6 and find it hard to find a hotel that can accommodate us all. The family suite that we had was perfect and spotlessly clean, but what really made this hotel for me was...More

          Thank fiona w
          Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater Hotel

          Hi Fiona, Many thanks for the fantastic review. We have worked hard over the past year to drive the delivery of service and standards here in the hotel and it is nice to see that this is bearing fruit for us. Where as we know...More

          Reviewed 13 April 2017

          Stayed 10 to 12 April. Check in was good, the staff are friendly. The Restaurant was closed when we were there so we ate in the Bar food was good my daughter loved the food and was taken with the tall young barman sorry i...More

          Thank colmleech
          Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater Hotel

          Hi Colm, Thank you for the review. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay on the whole and that you would consider coming back to us in the future. The negatives you have identified will be address by the heads of departments and we hope...More

          Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

          First time back in four years and we had a great time. Staff are really friendly and helpful and they generate a good atmosphere. Bar and restaurant food was great and the breakfast was tremendous. Recommend the steak on a stone and Thai curry. Pool...More

          Thank FatCat1888
          Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater Hotel

          Dear FatCat1888, Thank you so much for the great review. We as a team are delighted with the review and particularly the tag line which gives us a great boost. Perhaps before the summer is over you might get to us again. Kind regards Michael

          Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

          Rooms are clean and comfortable. I went for a swim and stopped after 1 lap as the temperature was way too warm for lap swimming. Jacuzzi, steam and sauna were ok. The front of the building facing the street needs improvement.More

          Thank tomapar
          Response from Michael H, General Manager at Shearwater Hotel

          Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the review. We do, At this time of year, up the temperature of the main pool intentionally to cater for the smaller children and family's we have staying over the Easter period. I appreciate that for some athletic...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$64 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 104
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          • Location
          • Ireland >
          • Western Ireland >
          • Province of Connacht >
          • County Galway >
          • Ballinasloe
          • Also Known As
          • Carlton Shearwater Ballinasloe ,
          • Hotel Carlton Shearwater ,
          • Shearwater Hotel Ballinasloe, Ireland - County Galway
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          Traveller (84)
          Room & Suite (37)
          Dining (7)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          dianewren
          Anyone know how far away from a town pubs etc
          5 November 2016|
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          Response from Michael H | Property representative |
          The town Center is only a 2 Minute walk from the hotel
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          Nl94
          Is there any bars, restaurants etc within walking distance?
          11 September 2016|
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          Response from jennymurph1234 | Reviewed this property |
          Yes old pubs but not really any restaurants
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          Paige P
          Hi was wondering how much the spa treatments are and if anyone knows how much a back massage would be ? thanks
          24 February 2015|
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          Response from Ashley S | Reviewed this property |
          They had some good deals like two treatments for 60 like massage then nails you can mix and match.
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          "Sundays are very busy music and dance nights make sure you ask for a quiet room."
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          "All I can say is that our room was fabulous !"
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          "Would definitely recommend upgrading to a suite"
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          "make your needs known when booking a room."
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