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Merriman Hotel

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The Merriman is a 32 bedroom hotel located in the idyllic pier village of Kinvara, with its very own Dunguaire Castle (the most photographed in Ireland) located on the Wild Atlantic Way and the perfect base for exploring the beautiful Burren. We are renowned for the high quality of our food and service and are the largest Thatched roof Hotel in Ireland. We provide free parking and also have a bespoke drying room for those travelling by bicycle or motorbike. You can securely store all your transport and equipment in our locked drying room. We have live Traditional music every Sunday including music on Thursday and Saturday nights. The attest addition to our hotel is the Turlough Whiskey bar serving an array of premium whiskies including our very own smooth Turlough Whiskey! Check our Facebook page for regular updates on events and promotions.
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviews thatched roof lovely hotel hotel bar pretty town the pub pier head next morning wild atlantic way one night stay few drinks very pleasant stay top class galway city rooms are spacious weekend break main street breakfast was excellent
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Receptionist was lovely, helpful, warm and friendly. Hotel was nice and clean. Room was small and basic. Staff seemed very eager to close the bar on the Saturday night and felt there was pressure to finish our evening even though we were residents. Only let...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Very nice hotel in the centre of Kinvara. Small town with harbour, with a few bars and restaurants. Went to Keoghs which was very nice. The hotel had a free car park but it had a lot of electric car charging points and not many...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Cheap and basic. Good price and you get what you pay for. Breakfast was okay but not exceptional. Food in the bar was okay. Staff very pleasant. However, there was a weird smell of the glasses that my drink was served in. I told the...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Ado56
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch in the bar area. Lots of seating. The food was very tasty with good servings and the staff and service was friendly and efficient. I would recommend to any traveler or if you just want a good feed.

Date of stay: September 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Rolled into the Merriman on my bike last Saturday evening wet worst for wear. After booking in straight to the shower which was fantastic. Then into the bar for a hot coffee. We were in a group of 50 people and we had a choice...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank charleso735
Response from MerrimanHotel, General Manager at Merriman HotelResponded September 16, 2018

Hi Charles, thanks for your kind message and it was such a pleasure hosting you guys - and for such a worthy cause. I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay here and we look forward to welcoming you back again next year. Hopefully the weather may...More

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nanciebucher
February 28, 2015|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
There re several good places to stop and this would be a good one too. Galway Bay is a convenient walk from the hotel with lovely views. Make sure they get the lights and heat on to the room several hours before you arrive.
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"Rooms above the pub will be louder. Our room faced the street and was still peaceful."
748kimm
Aug. 12, 2018
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"They have an elevator"
Q5491RUma
Jul. 11, 2018
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"Any room all rooms are on the 1st floor"
Mckinneybelfast
Jun. 25, 2018
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"rear view room"
nevbrian
Jun. 19, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$60 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
merriman hotel kinvara
LOCATION
IrelandWestern IrelandProvince of ConnachtKinvara
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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