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Sudbury, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Moate Lodge B & B last week for one night as we were travelling through Ireland and we could not have asked for a better experience. The property is huge, beautiful and peaceful, and the room was quiet, clean and comfortable. Mary and Raymond, the owners, were two of the nicest people I've... More 

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thepelins, Owner at Moate Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for a most wonderful review. Appreciation is the best "Thank You" and makes all our hard work worthwhile. Thank you Raymond & Mary More 

Wiltshire, United Kingdom
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1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mary and Raymond made me feel very welcome, as if I was their personal guest. The room was well appointed and en suite. Breakfast had a wide choice of cooked food, cereals and toast, all taken around a large dining table. The house is a beautiful 18th Century farmhouse and is in a working farm. Tea and coffee making facilities... More 

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thepelins, Owner at Moate Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Tim for taking the time to write a lovely review. As you say its an18th century farm house and was long built before Wifi. We are delighted that you liked our breakfast menu. Hope to see you again. Best Wishes Mary & Raymond. More 

Parracombe, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

3 of us stayed in the family room All had a very comfortable bed . Breakfast was good and Mary kindly cooked at whatever time we asked. A lovely location we had gorgeous weather and it was ideally situated for our visits to the Curragh , Punchestown , and the Wicklow Mountains .

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thepelins, Owner at Moate Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Sarah for taking the time to write a lovely review. I am delighted that ye all enjoyed the few days. Best Wishes Mary & Raymond. More 

Kenmare, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We received a wonderful welcome to Moate Lodge.....Mary made us tea and homemade cakes after showing us to our very spacious room. It was beautifully decorated in a country style with lots of extra touches. The carpet was obviously new and very nice. The sparkling en-suite had a power shower and was very well equipped with everything we might need.... More 

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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Mary and her family welcomed me into their home on a wet September evening. I was met with a friendly welcome, accompanied by warm scones and tea; much needed! Moate Lodge has lots of character and Mary and Raymond are so generous to share it with us. The room had everything one could want. It was both cosy and spacious.with... More 

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thepelins, Owner at Moate Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks Rachel for a lovely review. It was our pleasure to share our home with you. Best Wishes Mary More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Mary was welcoming and friendly, and the home was beautiful. My room had a great rural view. Breakfast was very good. Mary made some great suggestions on some local attractions. I would certainly recommend Moate Lodge!

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Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Mary More 

Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Just wanted to say that we received a very warm welcome in this Old Irish Country House. A beautiful setting close by to Athy, was perfect for our over-night stay. The House was full of charm, spacious, clean and perfect for what we needed. Would highly recommend it as a B&B! Mary & Raymond were great hosts and couldn't do... More 

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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Mary and Raymond are caring and gracious hosts in this charming house on a working farm. We stayed 3 nights and were impressed by the cleanliness and close attention to detail. The bed linens were comfy and the breeze from the Windows made for great sleeping. Mary cooked a wonderful Irish breakfast every morning and made us wonderful fresh coffee... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We had a terrific two night stay at Moate Lodge. Our hosts, Mary & Raymond, were gracious and welcoming. Breakfast was delicious and plentiful. Our room was very comfortable, with three beds, so there was plenty of room for our family. The 1740 lodge is part of a farm with a lovely setting, not too far from the town of... More 

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Thank RebeccaMinNJ
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stayed three nights at Mary & Raymonds beautiful olde worlde Moate Lodge. Couldnt fault the welcome and took full advantage of their encyclopaedic local knowledge, which came in handy tracing my Athy ancestors. Breakfast was a treat and the rooms were spotless. A lovely quiet and rural setting to watch the summer harvest around us, but 10 mins from... More 

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thepelins, Owner at Moate Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Evan for those lovely words. Raymond is thrilled with his new title. We are both delighted you all enjoyed your stay. Best Wishes Mary & Raymond. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Moate Lodge

Address: Moate Lodge Moate Lodge Off the R418 at the Norman Moate, Athy, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Kildare > Athy
Price Range: $96 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Wifi does not reach the guest room of this large house but works well downstairs”
 of 5 bubbles PB020, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Think all rooms will be quiet, but stayed in the] front overlooking the fields. Large room and very peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles IanH167, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Perfect for travelling to the auctions in Durrow,Castlecomer and Naas or Punchestown racecourse.”
 of 5 bubbles healyanna, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
“There was a very nice and warm electric Blanket on the bed !”
 of 5 bubbles PINKIE2015, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles nannymack, 26 Oct 2014 | Read review
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