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    Shearwater Hotel

    Marina Point, Ballinasloe, Ireland
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$73
          US$61
          US$73
          US$61
          US$73
          US$61
          Traveller (90)
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • 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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          Gullane's Hotel & Conference Centre
          131 reviews
          #2 of 3 hotels in Ballinasloe
           
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          #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
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          Reviewed 7 December 2015

          Visited here on Sunday night (6th Dec) for something to eat. After ordering drinks from the pleasant and efficient barman requested menu. Requested a gluten free option... Server unsure ... Would check with chef. Returned ten minutes later with one option ONLY... Asked about other...More

          1  Thank Priority3333
          Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

          We spent 2 nights in shearwater hotel the end of November everything about our stay was excellent. The staff were friendly and helpful the food was first class and the rooms very comfortable thanks to Liam and his staff for a great weekend

          Thank Aine M
          Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

          Very helpful staff,food was fabulous super presentation.pool was spacious steam room was not working which was disappointing but that was only down side.easy reach of Galway and Athlone.rooms clean would definitely recommend it

          Thank Chris H
          Reviewed 23 November 2015

          The hotel is good value for money. The bar food and breakfast are of good quality. The leisure center and other facilities are of good standard. Bedrooms are comfortable and clean. I had no issue with my room but did hear when booking out one...More

          Thank robertbY1100MS
          Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

          I have to say the staff are lovely and very helpful hotel and restaurant beautifully laid out. Relaxing atmosphere within walking distance of tow. Lovely reltaurant and bar food and coffee is lovely. I highly recommend

          Thank Aidan R
          Gullane's Hotel & Conference Centre
          131 reviews
          #2 of 3 hotels in Ballinasloe
           
          Sheraton Athlone
          1,849 reviews
          #3 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Athlone Springs Hotel
          905 reviews
          #9 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone
          1,641 reviews
          #7 of 9 hotels in Athlone
           
          About
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          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$65 - US$262 (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 (90)
          Room & Suite (37)
          Dining (7)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (37)
          Bathroom (15)
          Nearby
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          .51 km away
           
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          Nearby Attractions
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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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          Room Tips
          "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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