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Lancashire
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Had one night here on the way to Galway for my husbands birthday treat. We had a lovely time. Mark the barman (although he does so much more) is a real asset to the place, making us feel very welcome. We ate our evening meal here I had the fish and chips, the portion was huge but the batter was...

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us such a wonderful review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you here again. Kind Regards Eddie

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Had a two nights visit with 12 friends warm welcome in a lovely village staff were outstanding especially mark the bar man putting up with our over the top partying Eddie was a top host and the food was great look forward to visiting in two years

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for your very generous review we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We enjoyed having you all here. Looking forward to seeing you all again. Kind Regards Eddie

Ireland
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We took a group of 15 people to Ashford Outdoor Centre on an activity day and then per the recommendation from the centre we booked 15 rooms in Fairhill House Hotel for dinner and B&B. Eddie, Mark & Lee-Ann were a pleasure to deal with, the food was amazing, from the chowder, to prawns and duck spring roll starters to...

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Eddies Bar C, General Manager at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

We delighted to hear your group enjoyed your stay with us. It was our pleasure to look after you. We hope you will return again.

Central Ohio
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

On a tour, came here for lunch. Excellent food for all at our table. The fish and chips was the best of all- lightly crisply coated and fish falling apart! Service was super friendly and quick. Thank you!

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Eddies Bar C, General Manager at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review Fairhill House Hotel, We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit with us.

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We spent a wonderful week as guests at the Fairhill House in September, 2016. Their staff - Eddie, Leeann, Mark and Yan treated us like family from the moment we arrived. Of note- Mark is so much fun to talk to, he makes a fabulous Irish coffee and his knowledge of craft cocktails is phenomenal! Leeann's kind smile and attentive...

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for or taking the time to give us such a wonderful review. We really enjoyed having you and all your family with us. We hope to see you here again soon. Kind Regards Eddie

Naas, Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Eddie and his team really make you feel at home. The food in the bar is excellent and Mark is your proper old fashioned barman, full of chat and a warm welcome. The rooms are spotless and spacious with all the required accessories.

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Paul for taking the time to review Fairhill House Hotel with such a wonderful review. We take pride in our menu & we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you here again soon. Kind Regards Eddie Lynch

Reviewed 10 September 2016

Stumbled across Eddie's Bar - had to return again the second night as food and hospitality so good. Mark the Manager there couldn't do any more for us. He was great! Certainly worth more than just 50 Euro's more like 500 euro's I reckon!

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank You very much Nigel for taking the time to give us a review. We are glad you enjoyed your evening with us. We hope you will call again. Kind Regards Eddie

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Anticipating a few days in northern County Galway and the Connemara, we looked for a town from where we could travel both east and west. Clonbur was the town and the Fairhill House the hotel we settled on. We found it be an excellent place to overnight. The common rooms around the lobby were very nicely decorated. Judging from the...

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Eddies Bar C, General Manager at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review Fairhill House Hotel. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us as we are ideally based for touring both Galway and Mayo. We hope to welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Great value room is like a standard modern hotel room with everything one would need. Lovely balcony too! Great for views of mountains. Lovely staff great cooked breakfast too. Perfect for a good value option in heart of lakes and walking area. John J Burkes opposite hotel dies great Irish trad music and singing. Food-wise Fairhill house hotel is much...

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Eddies Bar C, Owner at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed your meal hope to see you here again soon. Kind Regards Eddie Lynch

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We've left a part of our hearts at this hotel, and in Clonbur, with the beautiful people from this region. My family and I stayed at Fairhill House Hotel for four nights while attending a wedding, and we could not have asked for more. We are truly impressed by the amazing staff, I have never experienced something like this before,...

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Eddies Bar C, General Manager at Fairhill House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kinds words about Fairhill House Hotel. Our aim is to ensure all our Guests are happy and well looked after. It was our pleasure to look after you. We hope to see you again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled between Lough Corrib & Lough Mask in Connemara, an area renowned for its rugged beauty & unforgettable scenery. Our family has been welcoming visitors to Connemara for over half a century now. Fishermen, ramblers, cyclists and visitors from all over the world just love the laid-back atmosphere here. Our 20 en-suite bedrooms are large & comfortable & our food is superb. We are told we serve some the best Chowder, Seafood and Steaks in Connemara, not to mention the lively music and craic we serve in our bar.New to Fairhill House Hotel is our membership with the Irish Whiskey Trail. We now have 150 different whiskies on offer, including the first malt produced in Kentucky since 1919, Pearse Lyons whiskey... distilled by an Irishman of course! It is without a doubt one of the largest selections in the West of Ireland. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fairhill House Hotel

Address: Clonbur, Connemara, Co, Galway, Clonbur, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Western Ireland > Province of Connacht > County Galway > Clonbur
Price Range: ₹ 6,289 - ₹ 8,457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairhill House Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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